Qix-like

Game genre theme

Gameplay based on Taito's arcade game Qix, where one fences off sections off the gameworld, trapping bonuses, enemies and whatever else inside. Usually levels are won by fencing off ~75% of them.

92
games
33
platforms

The first video game about Qix-like was released in 1981.

Taito, Kaneko and Kingsoft has published most of these games

Player is limited to moving on the unfenced area's fence/border except when fencing new sections. Player loses (a life) when touched by any of the hostiles on the fence, or a partially built fence is touched.

The area fenced off is always the smaller of the two.
Original Qix:

Parent group

Outline puzzle

Platforms

Arcade 23
MS-DOS 8
Linux 7
Amiga 7
C64 6
Mac OS X 3
Atari ST 3
Tandy Coco 3
Atari 400/800 3
Windows 3
C16/Plus4 2
Amstrad CPC 2
PSP 2
BBC 1
Win3.1 1
Mac OS Classic 1
Apple IIGS 1
X68000 1
FM Towns 1
SNES 1
NES 1
Apple II E 1
GB 1
PS 1
Mega Drive 1
Saturn 1
PCE 1
GBC 1
ZX Spectrum 1
C128 1

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