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Saturday, August 05, 2006
X-It Again is an excellent remake of Psygnosis's puzzler for the Amiga, faithful in nearly every aspect. Profiles are used to save progress instead of passwords, although to play in full screen the setting.ini file has to be edited. Change the Fullscreen value from 0 to 1 in order to maximize the window.

Much like Sokoban, most of the gameplay involves pushing blocks around to fill holes and getting your character to the exit tile. Instructions can be found inside the Documents folder, with some rather useful hints provided. All tiles are described in detail, for example glue tiles can be walked over but blocks get stuck when they are pushed onto them. At least one level contains red herrings as well.

Name: X-It Again
Developer: Puzzlehouse
Category: Puzzle
Type: Freeware
Size: 20MB
Anonymous Anonymous said at 8/05/2006 10:14:00 AM:  
Ah, X-It... I believe this was one of Psygnosis' last Amiga games, I think they'd allready been bought by Sony by the time this game was released.

Never got around to playing anything more than a demo, though I did like the game. Nice to finally be able to play it... :)