Balloon Fight

Publisher: 
Nintendo/Nintendo
Release Date: 
--/--/1985

BALLOON FIGHT is a video game created by Nintendo in 1984 for the arcades and then it was ported to NES in 1985.The gameplay is similar to the arcade game Joust by Williams Electronics.The player controls the unnamed Balloon Fighter with two balloons attached to his back.Repeatedly pressing the A or B buttons causes the Balloon Fighter to flap his arms and rise into the air.If one of your balloons is popped,your flotation is decreased,making it harder to rise.You lose a life if both of your balloons are popped by enemy Balloon Fighters,if you fall in the water,get eaten by the large fish near the surface of the water or if you get hit by lightning.There are two modes of play:the 1-player/2-player game where the goal is to clear the screen of enemies and Balloon Trip where the goal is to avoid obstacles in a side-scrolling stage...