Wrecking Ball - A new breakout style arcade game released for the Amstrad CPC

If you remember Arkanoid; an arcade game first developed by Taito in 1986, with the bat like device scrolling from side to side at the bottom of the screen, bouncing an orb back and forth and smashing blocks for a high score. Then you'll love this news update! As thanks to Saberman contacting us through Facebook, he has told us that if you head on over to the itch io website, you can download Francesc Alcaucer's latest Amstrad CPC game of 'Wrecking Ball'.

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Wrecking Ball is a breakout style arcade game, programmed 100% in Locomotive Basic for the Amstrad CPC retro computers and developed for the CPCRetroDev 2021 competition. This game uses a technique that allows multicolored chars to be displayed from Basic (or other languajes), allowing faster UDG graphics. The game features an intro storyline, a chippy menu soundtrack, in game sound effects, and enjoyable Arkanoid/Breakout gameplay!

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