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piCOLUMNS

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Standard Pico-8 controls: Z, X and Arrow Keys. *Should* work with gamepads. *May* work on touchscreens.


piCOLUMNS is a port of the classic puzzle game Columns to Pico-8.

  • Line up three or more jewels of the same colour, chain together combos for massive points
  • Multi-gems, wildcards and obstacle blocks to spice up the game
  • Remix of the classic Megadrive/Genesis music
  • Customisable game options
  • 5 tilesets including colour-blind-friendly 'Symbols' mode


v1.02

  • Made fall speed increase more smoothly
  • Music: Off actually disables all the music in the game now


v1.01

  • Added jewel fragments (MOAR PARTICLES)
  • Added a 'current trio' display underneath 'next trio' (useful when things are getting hectic)
  • Classic level progression increases speed slightly faster
  • Added a different border sprite around the play area

v1.0

  • Initial version

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Played the hell out of columns in Sonics Ultimate Genesis collection and this......this takes me back

Extar responds:

Yeah I had Columns on one of the Megagames 3-in-1 cartridges. Great game. :)

Oh yeah baby, 283 in the first try. This game bring me back so much memories of my childehood playing columns in my mega drive, thanks very much for this experience man, you deserve 5 stars.

Extar responds:

Thanks, it's my favourite puzzle game on the Megadrive, I actually played first played Columns before playing Tetris.

looking good there nice inw

LMAO I GOT FIRST PLACE IN PICO B MODE

Extar responds:

Pico-8 mode is my favourite. :)

Amazing Port of the classic Sega Genesis Game! I Believe these 5 Stars belong to you!

Extar responds:

Awesome, thank you for playing!

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Score
3.72 / 5.00

Uploaded
Apr 16, 2021
5:30 AM EDT
Software
  • PICO-8
  • Daily 5th Place April 17, 2021