Classic arcade game Q*bert gets a makeover in Q*bert Rebooted

Written by AndrewH

Originally released back in 1982, Q*Bert has existed for a very long time on the number of platforms including traditional fashion arcades too. Back in July 2014 it had been announced that a reboot would be coming to mobile where Q*Bert would be obtaining a facelift for that times. That facelift has happened and Q*Bert Rebooted has become available on Google Play.

For people unfamiliar with how Q*Bert plays out, basically you have to hop around a pyramid shaped play area with the goal of changing each space to a specific color. Sometimes this requires you to definitely hop onto each spot once. Sometimes you have to visit each spot many times to get at the required color. You have to do this while avoiding enemies that are bent on killing you. All of the famous enemies are here: Coily, Ugg, Slick, Sam, Wrong Way and Red Ball.

This rebooted release comes with two versions of the game. You’re going to get the Classic version that has been around for a long time along with the rebooted version which features 3D graphics and some other highlights that have been added:

3 New Enemies C the classic cast of adversaries are joined by new enemies Homer, Uppercut and Treasure Chest
7 New Playable Characters C introducing Q*zard, Q*bertha, Q*bot, Q*zilla, Q*tee, Q*knight and Q*nicorn, all based on the original Q*bert form

On the surface of the new content, Q*Bert Rebooted is also optimized for Android TV and also comes with controller support which will make a good quantity of you content. Rounding the new content are new power-ups, traps, and gem collecting.

Whether you’re up for any trip down memory lane, or ready to dive into the latest version, Q*bert Rebooted is available from Google Play for $1.99. There aren’t any IAPs either.

Q*Bert Rebooted (Playboard) | Q*Bert Rebooted (Play Store)