Releasing these five screenshots
, Activision Publishing
announced a new Pitfall! App
, inspired by the original 1982 classic, is now available for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, via the App Store. Developed by Leeds, UK-based studio The Blast Furnace
, this modern incarnation of the original Pitfall!, features new environments and twists on classic Pitfall! gameplay.
With the iconic objects from the 2600 classic game - crocodiles, rope swings, gold bars, diamond rings, cobras and more, players will traverse a volcanic island carpeted in sweltering jungle and explore villages long since forgotten by time as they dodge danger in maze-like cave systems. As players progress, they can sweep up loot, buy power-ups and earn experience, enabling them to advance through the leveling system and compete with friends for the best high scores.