‘Boulder Dash Deluxe’ Reboots Classic 1984 Video Game

If you owned a Commodore 64, Apple II, or one of the early home computers, you might remember playing “Boulder Dash.” The innovative action-puzzle digging and collection video game has been a favorite since 1984. “Boulder Dash” has traveled from arcades to home computers to handheld consoles and is now headed to modern gaming consoles.

“Boulder Dash Deluxe” launches on Sept 9, 2021 across several platforms and features new graphics and 180 exciting levels to explore. Play as the original protagonist Rockford or now customize your own character to dig across 7 different worlds. Also included with the deluxe version download is the original game.

Watch the “Boulder Dash Deluxe” trailer below and get more details on the official Boulder Dash site. The game will launch on Nintendo Switch, Microsoft Xbox, PC (Steam, Microsoft Windows Store, Mac App Store) on September 9th, 2021. The title launched first and is currently available on Atari VCS for $14.99 USD

If you are ready to rediscover the classic game, click over to the official site and play for free!

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