Curious about the classic fun of the original PONG, but want something more modern? Well, the world of PONG is indeed returning to modern consoles – with a dash of wacky humor!
Publisher Atari and developer Chequered Ink have confirmed that PONG Quest will be hitting Nintendo Switch and other consoles later in Spring 2020. The game sees players exploring a variety of dungeons based on classic Atari IP like Centipede, Asteroids, and more – and fighting foes in revamped versions of PONG!
Check out the official trailer below, along with more details from its Steam listing:
It’s PONG like you’ve never thought it could be! Immerse yourself in a whole new world of PONG-inspired fun where you’ll adventure as a brave young paddle traversing a variety of treacherous dungeons, all loosely based on classic Atari hits, including Asteroids, Centipede, and more. Your journey will dictate the fate of PONG World as you reveal the mysteries of… the Spooky Door!
In PONG Quest, you’ll explore a fantasy world as you encounter a variety of paddle opponents in energetic, RPG-esque battles! Special unlockable PONG balls add new depths and strategy to the classic gameplay putting a fresh and modern spin on the original.
Classic, competitive, and online battle modes round out the fun, complementing a fantastical story-mode—it’s PONG like you’ve never seen it before, but everything you love about it!
- Paddle Customization – Design and personalize your own Paddle avatar with fun clothing, accessories, and more.
- Powerups Galore – Over 50 specialized PONG balls, each with their own unique attributes, grant players the ability to make their bounce-backs fiercer than ever.
- PONG for All – Engage in multiplayer mayhem with up to three other players, each with the ability to use specialized PONG balls, creating unpredictable twists and immeasurable fun.