Zaz – multi-platform arcade action puzzle game

Zaz is a multi-platform arcade action puzzle game where the objective is to get rid of all incoming balls by rearranging their order.

The idea of the game is loosely based on games like Luxor, Zuma and Puzzle Bobble.

The twists that make Zaz stand out from other games of this type are that the balls have to be picked from the path (instead of being randomly assigned for the player) and that the player’s “vehicle” is also attached to a path which is different from level to level.

Features include:

  • 2 gameplay modes:
    • Sequential.
    • Survival.
  • 2 level sets:
    • Easy – bigger balls, slower movement, more bonuses.
    • Professional – with demanding gameplay.
  • 23 levels.
  • Built-in editor.
  • Internationalization support.

Website: zaz.sourceforge.net
Support: Documentation
Developer: Remigiusz Dybka
License: GNU GPL v3

Zaz

Zaz is written in C++. Learn C++ with our recommended free books and free tutorials.

Return to Notable Games Home Page | Return to Puzzle Games Home Page


Popular series
Guide to LinuxNew to Linux? Read our Linux for Starters series. We start right at the basics and teach you everything you need to know to get started with Linux.
Free and Open Source SoftwareThe largest compilation of the best free and open source software in the universe. Each article is supplied with a legendary ratings chart helping you make informed decisions.
ReviewsHundreds of in-depth reviews offering our unbiased and expert opinion on software. We offer helpful and impartial information.
Alternatives to Proprietary SoftwareReplace proprietary software with open source alternatives: Google, Microsoft, Apple, Adobe, IBM, Autodesk, Oracle, Atlassian, Corel, Cisco, Intuit, and SAS.
DockerGetting Started with Docker helps you master Docker, a set of platform as a service products that delivers software in packages called containers.
System ToolsEssential Linux system tools focuses on small, indispensable utilities, useful for system administrators as well as regular users.
ProductivityLinux utilities to maximise your productivity. Small, indispensable tools, useful for anyone running a Linux machine.
Home ComputersHome computers became commonplace in the 1980s. Emulate home computers including the Commodore 64, Amiga, Atari ST, ZX81, Amstrad CPC, and ZX Spectrum.
Now and ThenNow and Then examines how promising open source software fared over the years. It can be a bumpy ride.
Linux at HomeLinux at Home looks at a range of home activities where Linux can play its part, making the most of our time at home, keeping active and engaged.
Linux CandyLinux Candy reveals the lighter side of Linux. Have some fun and escape from the daily drudgery.
Android AppsBest Free Android Apps. We showcase free Android apps that are definitely worth downloading. There's a strict eligibility criteria for inclusion in this series.
Programming BooksThese best free books accelerate your learning of every programming language. Learn a new language today!
Programming TutorialsThese free tutorials offer the perfect tonic to our free programming books series.
Stars and StripesStars and Stripes is an occasional series looking at the impact of Linux in the USA.
Share this article

Share your Thoughts

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.