|Release:||February 22, 2007 - PlayStation 3 (US)
May 18, 2007 - PlayStation 3 (EU)
|Delisting (approx.):||May 15, 2010
(Available For: 3y 2m)
|Publisher:||Sony Online Entertainment|
|Available On:||None (see below)|
Based on conversations on the US PlayStation forums, Q*bert was delisted sometime in May of 2010. It is often mentioned alongside the 14 Midway Games titles delisted in 2010 but Q*bert is unrelated. The game was originally developed by Gottlieb which was purchased by Columbia Pictures who was acquired by Sony in 1989. The Q*bert IP has remained under Columbia Pictures ever since. Exactly why Q*bert was removed is currently unknown but it could have been a licensing issue between Columbia Pictures and Sony Online Entertainment.
A port of the original Q*bert is included in the modern release, Q*bert: Rebooted available on all console, PC and mobile platforms.
About the Game
“Relive the 80s with this retro arcade hit. Q*bert, the colorful, loveable Noser jumps into High Definition on the PS3. Score points by hopping around the pyramid and changing the cube colors…but keep an eye out for Q*bert’s springy nemesis, Coily, and his dastardly friends.“
- Worldwide Online Leaderboards: Post and compare your high score against the best players in the world. Who will become the Supreme Noser?
- Resolutions up to 720p
- SIXAXIS motion controls