Independent publisher The Retro Room Games announced that the pre-orders for Chip’s Challenge on Super Nintendo Entertainment System and Sega Genesis/Mega Drive started.
Play as Nerdy Chip McCallahan, who navigates through a series of increasingly difficult puzzles in 148 two-dimensional levels, in order to prove himself and gain membership to the very exclusive Bit Busters Club.
History of Chip’s Challenge
Originally developed by Epyx, Chip’s Challenge is a classic top-down tile-based puzzle game launched on Atari Lynx in 1989. The game was also ported to MS-DOS, Atari ST, Amiga, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, and Amstrad CPC back in the 90’s. Chip’s Challenge was also released on Steam 6 years ago featuring 90% of positive reviews.
- 148 two-dimensional levels
- Block-pushing puzzles
- Dodging enemies
- Skip to the next level option
This will be the first time that the game will be available on Nintendo and Sega platforms.
Chip’s Challenge will be available on 16-bit consoles including a cartridge in both PAL and NTSC versions, a box and an instruction booklet. Pre-orders for the game can be found here.