Dig Dug II

Dig Dug II (NES)


Bandai Namco
Bandai Namco


Game Rating

User Ratings: 7

Our Review: 6/10


Number of Players
Single Player
Release Date

Wii U eShop

  • 8th Oct 2015 (UK/EU), £3.49
  • 17th Mar 2016 (USA), $4.99


  • 18th Apr 1986 (JPN)
  • Dec 1989 (USA)
Dig Dug

Screenshots (4)

Dig Dug II Screenshot
Dig Dug II Screenshot
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    Wii U eShop / NES

    Review Dig Dug II

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    The original Dig Dug was fairly popular, so naturally a sequel had to follow eventually. Dig Dug II ended up being not nearly as widespread as its predecessor, only seeing release in arcades and on the NES, so you'd be forgiven for not even knowing it existed! Dig Dug II takes a massive departure from the first game. True to its title that...

About The Game

After Dig Dug's hero decides to take a well-earned vacation, there's soon trouble in paradise as his old enemies return to wreak havoc with his holiday.

It's up to you to get rid of these irritating intruders and bring some tranquillity back to the idyllic island. Dig Dug II transports the action from underground to the surface, as you defeat enemies by inflating them with your trusty pump, or use your new jackhammer to drill fault lines to create cracks and sink parts of the island into the water – taking enemies with them!