Faceball 2000

Faceball 2000

1991

System
Game Boy
Publisher
Bullet-Proof
Developer
Xanth Software

N/A

Game Rating

User Ratings: 0

Our Review: 8/10

Overview

Number of Players
4
Genre
Shooter
Release Date

Game Boy

  • 30th Nov 1991 (USA)
Tags
First Person, Shooter, Arrrrggh!
Feature Support
Local multiplayer

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Reviews

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    Game Boy

    Review Faceball 2000

    Fun Person Shooter

    Shortly before Wolfenstein 3D kick-started interest in the genre, Xanth Software F/X treated Game Boy owners to Faceball 2000: a first-person shooter that saw players working their way through maze-like corridors battling giant smiling faces (Smiloids). Less violent than other FPSs, Smiloids disappear when defeated rather than...

About The Game

Faceball 2000 is a first-person shooter. You control a H.A.P.P.Y.F.A.C.E., or Holographically Assisted Physical Pattern Yielded For Active Computerized Embarkation. The graphics consist of flat shaded corridors. Enemies are all simple geometric shapes with smiley faces on them. Although the graphics are simple, they allow for full freedom of movement, not unlike Wolfenstein 3-D.

There are two modes of play. First there is a single player mode in which your goal is to find the exit to each level. There are 70 mazes in this mode. The second mode is the multiplayer arena. For the Game Boy: up to 4 Game Boys can be linked together in this mode.