Magical Drop III

Magical Drop III

1995

System
Neo Geo
Publisher
Data East
Developer
Data East

N/A

Game Rating

User Ratings: 0

Our Review: 9/10

Overview

Number of Players
2
Genre
Puzzle
Release Date

Wii Shop

  • 27th Dec 2010, 900 points (USA)
  • 14th Jan 2011, 900 points (UK/EU)
  • 6th Jul 2010, 900 points (JPN)

Neo Geo

  • 1995 (USA)

Switch eShop

  • 22nd Feb 2018, $7.99 (USA - HAMSTER)
  • 22nd Feb 2018, £6.29 (UK/EU - HAMSTER)
Series
Magical Drop

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Reviews

  • 16

    Switch eShop / Neo Geo

    Review Magical Drop III

    Simple, frantic fun with balloons

    The lineup of retro offerings on Switch may largely be comprised of fighting games and shmups, but other genres feature too, such as platformers, sports titles and - in the case of Magical Drop III - a highly enjoyable puzzle games. With the second game in the series already receiving the ACA Neo Geo treatment,...

  • 22

    Virtual Console / Neo Geo

    Review Magical Drop III

    The pinnacle of the series

    With the recent release of Magical Drop II on the Virtual Console, Wii owners got the chance to experience one of the more enjoyable puzzlers available for the Neo Geo system and a game that's become quite popular among fans of the console over the years. Now SNK-Playmore has decided to up the ante and release the game's...

About The Game

This is the third instalment in the puzzle frenzy series Magical Drop.

In the game you control a clown who throws marbles up on the screen into the cluster of multi-colored marbles, rocks and crystals. The goal is to get three or more of the same color to remove marbles, but you can also grab more than one at the time to create long chain combos and gain better "special" blocks at the top of the screen.

You can play the game in single player modes or versus a friend in versus mode. In versus mode you get to pick your character, much like in a fighting game, each with their own counter attacks and abilities.