Krakout (BBC Model B) -
Krakout (1984) (BBC Model B, Cassette) United Kingdom
Publisher: Kixx
Kiwisoft | Kixx | Kixx Xl

Cover Art Language(s): English

Machine Compatibility: BBC Model B

Release: Professionally released On Cassette (Side 1


Available For:
Amstrad CPC464, BBC Model B, Commodore 64/128, Spectrum 48K/128K/+2 & ZX Vega

Compatible Emulators: BeebEm (PC (Windows))
Model B Emulator (PC (Windows))

How To Play

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Game Information

Original Release Date: 28th Oct 1984
Original Release Price: Unknown
Market Valuation: £8.53 (How Is This Calculated?)
Weight Boxed: 64g
Box Type: Cassette Single Plastic Clear
Author(s): John Mackay  

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A digital version of Krakout suitable for BeebEm (PC (Windows)), PcBBC (PC (MS-DOS)), Model B Emulator (PC (Windows))


Introduction | The Game | Game Controls | Loading


After loading, you will be presented with the main title screen. From here, player selection is carried out. Selections available are as follows:

1 - One Player. Slow speed play.
2 - Two Player. Slow speed play.
3 - One Player. High speed play.
4 - Two Player. High speed play.

The Game

When the game screen appears, you will find it in left-hand mode. To change to right-hand mode hold down 1, 2, 3 or 4 and the SHIFT key at the same time.

As you play the game you will notice that when certain bricks are hit, they will be replaced with another one containing a letter. These are bonus bricks. The bonuses are as follows:

G - Glue. The ball sticks to the bat.
S - Shield. Makes a barrier appear behind you.
D - Decelerate. Slows down ball no. 1
X - Extra man. Gives you an extra life (Maximum of 9)
E - Expand. Makes your bat expand.
C - ?. Splits the ball into two.
J - Jump. Hold down Fire while hitting this brick and you will jump a level.

Game Controls

Left Handed Player: A - Up, Z - Down, RETURN - Fire And Speed Up

Right Handed Player: : - Up, / - Down, TAB - Fire And Speed Up

ESCAPE - Quit Game, f0/f1 - Pause Off/On, Right Arrow - Quit Game



Krakout is Item ID 38581 in our database. Last modified on Friday 18th June 2021 at 04:09:27 PM.

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