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Pogo Island

Easy to pick-up and hard to put down! EA's Pogo™ Island embodies the spirit of casual gaming, offering an addictive Nintendo DS compilation of Pogo.com™ favourites that will entertain for hours on end. Pogo Island pushes the phenomenon of online casual gaming to new fronts. The title marks the debut of Pogo.com, the stickiest online gaming site, on a portable console. Through the quick-play option, five of the most popular games from Pogo.com-Word Whomp™, Poppit!™, Phlinx, Tri-Peaks Solitaire and Squelchies - are made accessible to play anywhere and everywhere. Each game has been reskinned to an island theme and delivers the same engrossing and stimulating gameplay that has already captivated millions online. Complementing the quick-play option is a story mode that integrates all five Pogo games and their associated mascots into an island-wide adventure. Playing as Perry the Parrot Captain, your objective is to navigate through the island game board, reunite with each mascot, and along the way, collect tools and supplies that will help you repair your boat and leave the island. As you successfully tackle the gameboard, you will be earning tokens that not only translate into bragging rights amongst your peers but they can also be transferred to Pogo.com where they can be used to enter frequent cash drawings*. Pogo Island uses the technology of the Nintendo DS to deliver ultra-bright dual screens which provide for an amplified gaming experience. Meanwhile, the simplicity of the touch-screen controls makes for increased user accessibility and a minimal learning curve. Pogo Island Games: Word Whomp - Whomp adorable gophers and spell as many words as you can from a given set of letters before the clock runs out. Poppit! - Just pop and go! Release hidden "prizes" in this puzzle favorite by popping groups of two or more balloons of the same color. Phlinx - Create groups of colored stones, collect ancient power-ups, and make your way to the bonus round in this action puzzle. Tri-Peaks Solitaire - A fun and fast-paced solitaire game where you remove cards to uncover tokens and powerup bonus cards. Squelchies - In this puzzle game, match Squelchies by color to release them from the board. *Internet connection & Pogo registration required.
Genre
Puzzle
Platform
Nintendo DS
Features
  • Overview

    Online is Now On-The-Go

    The fun of online casual gaming is now made portable. Five of the most popular Pogo.com games are readily available for wherever and whenever play.


    Island Adventure Story Mode

    Five Pogo mascots have been stranded and dispersed throughout the island and the only way to rescue them is by playing through various challenges of the five Pogo games.


    Micro Games

    Scattered throughout the game board are micro-games that when successfully completed allow you to collect tools for repairing your boat.


    Transferable Tokens

    In addition to the purpose of rescuing mascots and achieving bragging rights, tokens are also transferable to Pogo.com where they can be used to enter daily, weekly, and monthly cash drawings.*

    *Internet connection and Pogo registration required.


    Badges

    These are another statement of your in-game achievements. Collect them all and reap the admiration of every Pogo Islander you know!


    Multiplayer Features

    Party play allows you to take turns and challenge up to three of your friends for the highest scores on all five Pogo games. Ad-hoc, head-to-head support is also available for Word Whomp.


    Poppit! Demo

    Share a demo of Poppit! with your friends who have their own Nintendo DS and let them have fun making Spike dance as they pop the balloons.

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    This title is rated 3+