eat any Chu Chus they collide with. this isn't a game to deny your pleasure. Jelly DealsSave on The Last of Us Part 2 and the best PS4 exclusives on Black Friday. 4-Player Battle - The objective is to guide as many mice into you rocket within a time limit. Now you can have the same game in the palm of your hand working over Bluetooth and Wi-Fi. After spending all month with the import version of Chu Chu Rocket, we were ecstatic to learn that Sega of America is set to localize this bizarre little gem for the U.S. market. Sadly, turkey isn't actually on the menu. This release of ChuChu Rocket! Desolate combat-focussed "cinematic platformer" Unto The End is out in December. Within a minute, any gamer (casual or hardcore) can jump right into the action and have fun. of the strongest elements. is a puzzle game developed by Sonic Team and published by Sega for Sega Dreamcast, Game Boy Advance and iPhone. Set in space, each level contains an escape rocket (or perhaps the situation you're thrown into, whether it's getting 100 Chu Chus In japan, Chu Chu Rocket sold for 2800 yen (about 25 bucks), or with a limited-edition Chu Chu Dreamcast controller for 4800 yen (45 bucks or so). place up to three arrows of any orientation at a time to deal with One to Two players. Released Nov 11, 1999, ChuChu Rocket! There were two versions of the port. In fact, the game is sort of genius in its purity and minimalism. This thing'll never get old. Sonic Team just doesn't quit delivering quality games. Using your phone's It's a thoughtful puzzle game with a quirky twist Â gotta save the space mice from the space cats. by virtua_ben. particularly hard puzzle. A Switch console for just £230 is the cheapest we've ever seen. This is also one of the very first online games for the Dreamcast, and is a blast to play online even though there's a lil' lag. Karakuri Meiro: Kieta Goemon no Nazo!! New screenshots from Chu Chu Rocket for the Nintendo Game Boy Advance. Chu Chu also--despite minor lag--makes a great showpiece title for online play on the Dreamcast Network. Network - Online aspect of Chu Chu Rocket, where you can battle friends, chat using a Dreamcast Keyboard, take on expert puzzles and upload your own. * Read the most helpful review I know you're thinking, "Chu Chu What?" If you're the kind of person who's happy to experiment, though, Nevertheless, this solid conversion of a brain-tingling console game into an admirable phone-sized puzzler makes Chu Chu Rocket worthy of your time and cash. This edit will also create new pages on Giant Bomb for: Until you earn 1000 points all your submissions need to be vetted by other Jelly DealsEpic Games Store launches Black Friday sale. Giant Bomb users. And VR support for all devices due in December. Never miss a thing. Jelly DealsAldi's unbeatable Nintendo Switch Black Friday deal goes live at midnight. Or you can place arrows to syphon off your competition's flow of mice and redirect them to your own rocket. The One to Four players. Chu Chus move I know you're looking at the screenshot and dismissing it as kid's stuff. Game » Even as a one-player game, Chu Chu cooks, with plenty of puzzle stages (well over 100) to clear. This process takes no more than a few hours and we'll All of the mice in a level must be on board the rocket before it takes off, and if a cat, which would follow the arrows just like a mouse would, comes in contact with any mice or the rocket itself, it's game over and the level must be reset. Events like speed-up, slowdown, chu chu fever (sends out an endless flow of mice for a limited time), and neko fever (neko means cat) provide plenty of opportunities for players to even out the score late in the game. This simple (but very addictive) puzzle game is strongly reminiscent of the traditional "cat-and-mouse" game. It used the Atari ST mouse to control the game. 7 /10 Savings are going as high as 90 per cent. On Xbox One, PS4, PC, Switch, and Game Pass. It was made by the demoscene group Reservoir Gods and featured all the sound effects and levels from the Dreamcast original, remade music, and lots of secrets to unlock. Don't let the cats get into the Chu Chu Rocket has two modes: puzzle and challenge. When a pink mouse runs into your rocket, it triggers a random event. work out what's going to happen and where you need to place your more than one), that you have to guide your Chu Chus - space mice BUT...it's still more than playable, and since everyone has the same lag handicap, it's really not a horribly big deal. surprisingly the game is almost silent during the actual action, Sometimes we include links to online retail stores. The game is free to download, and can be found on Reservoir Gods' homepage.