Bomberman 64 (2001 video game)

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Bomberman 64
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Cover art
Developer(s) Racjin
Publisher(s) Hudson Soft
Series Bomberman
Platform(s) Nintendo 64
Release
  • JP: December 20, 2001
Genre(s) Action
Mode(s) Single-player, multiplayer

Bomberman 64 (ボンバーマン64, Bonbāman Rokujūyon) is a Japanese Nintendo 64 game of the Bomberman franchise.[1]

Gameplay[edit]

It is based more on the SNES Bomberman titles, and is fully 2D without any 3D graphics.[2] It includes "Panic Bomber" mode from the SNES Bomberman games.[3] It also includes a mini-game called "Same Game" which is a tile matching 2D puzzle game focused on eliminating blocks.[3]

"Bomberman Mode" features standard Bomberman gameplay, but also features multiple exits per room, and thus a branching paths.[4] Multiplayer also features "Tandem Mode", where two players work together.[4] Up to four players can play multi-player mode.[5]

Release[edit]

The game was released on December 20, 2001 in Japan for the Nintendo 64.[1]

It is often confused with the 1997 game Bomberman 64, which was known as Baku Bomberman.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "ボンバーマン64 [NINTENDO64] / ファミ通.com". www.famitsu.com. Retrieved 2018-08-15.
  2. ^ a b Staff, I. G. N. (2001-11-19). "Bomberman 64 Returns". IGN. Archived from the original on 2015-01-16. Retrieved 2018-08-15.
  3. ^ a b Inc., ASCII MEDIA WORKS. "N64『ボンバーマン64』に、人気パズルゲーム「さめがめ」が収録! - 電撃オンライン". dengekionline.com (in Japanese). Retrieved 2018-08-15.
  4. ^ a b "SBG: Hot News". www.itmedia.co.jp. Archived from the original on 2015-06-01. Retrieved 2018-08-15.
  5. ^ "【N64】みんなでボンバー! 『ボンバーマン64』 - ファミ通.com". www.famitsu.com (in Japanese). Archived from the original on 2013-06-02. Retrieved 2018-08-15.

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