Abandonware DOS title


Wizball is a  shoot 'em up video game developed by Sensible Software and originally released for various home computer platforms in 1987. The game was published by Ocean Software.
In Wizball, players control a wizard who rides a magical green ball. The wizard's mission is to restore color to the world, which has been drained of its vibrant hues by an evil force known as Zark. To accomplish this, the wizard must collect droplets of colored paint scattered throughout six different levels, each representing a different primary color: red, green, and blue.
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Game modes:
single-player, hotseat, co-op
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Main executable game file: wizball/wizball.exe.

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Wizball review

Computer and Video Games (1987): "Every so often a game arrives in the office with out fuss or fanfare which exudes quality, cleverness, ace graphics, brilliant sound, and that elusive of all properties, originality. Welcome to Wizball."

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In 1992, Sensible Software developed a sequel Wizkid: The Story of Wizball II published by Ocean Software.

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Additional info about Wizball

Status: abandonware
Input: keyboard, joystick
Distributed on: 5,25 floppy disk
Also published for: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum
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