[ Help! | Configure | Advanced search ]

Search expression for
show pictures list only


Ball Breaker

[Loading screen]
[In-game screen]
Full titleBall Breaker
Year of release1987
PublisherCRL Group PLC (UK)
Re-released byDro Soft (Spain)
Author(s)The Zen Room (Richard M. Taylor, Jon Law, Jay Derrett, Jared Derrett)
Inspired byAtari Games Ltd (UK) (arcade coin-op: Breakout)
Machine typeZX Spectrum 48K/128K
Number of players1
ControlsKempston, Interface 2, Cursor, Redefineable keys
TypeArcade: Action
Message languageEnglish
Original publicationCommercial
Original price£8.95
875 ptas.
AvailabilityAvailable as both Perfect TZX and non-TZX
Protection schemeNone
Additional infoFeatures a Breakout clone
Features Isometric 3D Graphics
SeriesThis game belongs in the following series:
1. Ball Breaker
2. Ballbreaker II
Other systemsThis title was also advertised for and/or published on the Amstrad CPC and Commodore 64
Score 7.94 (36 votes)   See scores and vote!

Download and play links
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator Run on-line with a 128K Java Spectrum emulator BallBreaker.tzx.zip20,935(Perfect TZX tape image)Original release
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator Run on-line with a 128K Java Spectrum emulator BallBreaker.tap.zip22,767((non-TZX) TAP tape image)
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator Run on-line with a 128K Java Spectrum emulator BallBreaker(DroSoft).tzx.zip21,046(Perfect TZX tape image)Re-release2RL001M-35844-1987

Additional material
BallBreaker.gif3,214(Loading screen)
BallBreaker.scr6,912(Loading screen dump)
BallBreaker.gif5,024(In-game screen)
BallBreaker.png95,556(Game map)
BallBreaker.jpg92,429(Cassette inlay)
BallBreaker(DroSoft).jpg137,244(Re-release cassette inlay)
BallBreaker.ay.zip2,163(Ripped in-game and theme music in AY format)

Search The Tipshop The Tipshop has hints, cheats and/or POKEs for this game!

Player reviews
No player reviews yet [ Write one ]

Magazine references
Popular Computing Weekly12.86page 107(News/Note - ref. "Bail Breaker") [full page]
Computer Gamer1.87page 7(News/Note) [full page]
Computer Gamer2.87page 6(News/Note) [full page]
Sinclair User9.87page 92(Preview) [full page]
Crash11.87page 30(Review) [full page]
Sinclair User11.87page 33(Review) [full page]
Sinclair User12.87page 40(Hack/Poke) [full page]
Your Sinclair12.87page 79(Review) [full page]
Your Sinclair2.88page 46(Hack/Poke) [full page]
YS Smash Tips8.88page 5(Hack/Poke) [full page]
MicroHobby3.88page 40(Nuevo)[full page]
MicroHobby4.88page 15(Premiere)[full page]

Magazine adverts
Popular Computing Weekly1.87page 522(Advert - coming soon ...) [full page]
Popular Computing Weekly1.87page 537(Advert - coming soon ...) [full page]
Popular Computing Weekly2.87page 118(Advert)
Popular Computing Weekly2.87page 138(Advert)
Popular Computing Weekly3.87page 135(Advert)
Computer & Video Games6.87page 53(CompoEntry) [full page]
ACE12.87page 67(Advert) [full page]
Computer & Video Games12.87page 103(CompoResult) [full page]
Crash1.88page 142(CompoEntry) [full page]
Crash3.88page 69(CompoResult) [full page]

Sinclair Infoseek (v13.1) is written by Martijn van der Heide and © 1999-2014 ThunderWare Research Center
Acceptable Use Policy
Generated in 0.054 seconds
[Mail] [Index]