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Breakout (Windows)

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Description

In this updated version of Breakout, players take the role of "Bouncer", whose main objective is to rescue both his friends and Daisy and defeat the evil Batnix.

Gameplay is similar to the original game from 1977, but with 3D graphics and multiplayer support. Play through exotic locations like a dark prison cell, a menacing dragon-owned castle, an animal infested farm, and outer space. The game also contains numerous challenging modes, secrets and bonuses.

Screenshots

Breakout Windows On the raft
Breakout Windows Breaking the wall.
Breakout Windows Bomb explosion
Breakout Windows Levels are not monotonous.

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User Reviews

Updated version has similar gameplay, but with a bit of variation *Katakis* (37691) unrated

The Press Says

KidZone Nov 15, 2000 9 out of 10 90
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Sep 29, 2000 70 out of 100 70
Game Over Online Sep 25, 2000 67 out of 100 67
PC Games (Germany) Mar 07, 2001 67 out of 100 67
4Players.de Dec 18, 2000 66 out of 100 66
GameStar (Germany) Nov, 2000 61 out of 100 61
Gamekult Oct 06, 2000 6 out of 10 60
Game Captain Nov 27, 2000 60 out of 100 60
PC Player (Germany) Nov, 2000 59 out of 100 59
PC Zone Aug 13, 2001 2.3 out of 10 23

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Trivia

Breakout

When you get to defeat Batnix, your final challenge is to play Atari's Breakout from 1977 on a screen separating you and Daisy and Batnix.
*Katakis* (37691) added Breakout (Windows) on Jun 23, 2002
Other platforms contributed by Kabushi (119753) and Xoleras (66260)