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Classic Snake

By Farid Ahmad

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The classic game of Snake - eat the targets & grow, but don't run into anything !

Play on classic board where snake wraps-around the border. Or select a board with Walls, or a Broken wall, or one of many other challenging boards

Select speeds: From Very Slow to nearly impossibly fast !!

Wonderful color options - even a star field scrolling background !

Multiple speeds - Many boards - Full Screen support - Easy controls - Lovely graphics - Smooth play.......classic snake is the snake game for everyone

A great way to relax and tune-out from your day for a quick break.

Share a screenshot of your finished game on Facebook or Twitter !

Handy keyboard shortcuts:
P; Play
B: Change background
K: Change sKin (how the snake looks)
M: Menu
X: Toggle Sound
Spacebar : Pause

Cursor keys to move snake (WASD keys can also be used)

Directional or "Steering" controls (choose from Settings)

Resizable playing window - drag it to a corner of your screen in a small window - or go Full Screen

Pick number of targets in the game: ONE or 5 or even 10 ! (choose from settings)

High scores are saved for each speed and board

What's New in Version 3.9

New background. Scrolling fields with white clouds (Tip: press B to cycle thru backgrounds)

Minor tweaks and improvements

PS: Another tip: try pressing C on any scrolling background for a little surprise :)


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Classic Snake
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  • Free
  • Category: Games
  • Updated:
  • Version: 3.9
  • Size: 5.5 MB
  • Language: English
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Compatibility: OS X 10.10 or later, 64-bit processor

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