Meteos Review

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Posted: 6 months ago.

Author: Andy Robertson.

OverviewOverview

Meteos is a tile-matching game inspired by Missile Command and Tetris. You stack coloured blocks which fall from the top of the screen. The aim is to launch three or more blocks of the same colour onto the top of the screen to make them disappear.

Creating a vertical or horizontal line of three or more blocks causes the block to ignite and rise; they, or any blocks above them, disappear once they leave the screen. Power-ups may help or hinder the player or opponents; one example is a giant hammer that destroys multiple blocks with a few swings. The game ends if the blocks reach the top of the screen. As you progress through the levels you travel from planet to planet.
  • Meteos (2004) on DS
  • Meteos Wars (2006) on Xbox 360 with two players on one screen.
  • Meteos: Disney Magic (2007) on DS with Disney themed puzzles
  • Meteos Blast (2008) on iOS and Android

DetailsDetails

Rating: PEGI 3+, ESRB EVERYONE

Release Date: 27/06/2005

Platforms: Nintendo DS and iOS.

Genres: Action and Puzzle.

 

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CommitmentCommitment

Duration: It takes between 5 minutes and 20 minutes to play a round of this game.
 
Players: You can play with 4 players in the same room, but you can’t play it online. It will take about 11 hours to get through the game, but more to perfect high scores. A DS multiplayer mode enables 4 players with one copy of the game and 4 DS systems. You share the game via Download play. On the Xbox 360 you can play two players on one system.

CostsCosts

This game is free to play. Does not offer in-game purchases, 'loot boxes' or 'battle/season passes'.

Meteos Blast is free on iOS with no in-game purchases.

Multiplayer on DS or 3DS is available with one copy of the game, via Download Play feature.

Age RatingsAge Ratings

This game has been rated PEGI 3+.


This game has been rated ESRB EVERYONE.

AccessibilityAccessibility

Accessibility for this game is as follows:
System Settings

iOS has a very extensive suite of accessibility settings including ways to navigate with voice and comprehensive screen reading, though most of the features don't work with games... read more about system accessibility settings.


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