Wetrix

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Wetrix
Wetrix.jpg
Basic Information
Type(s)
Video Game
Zed Two Limited
Ocean, Imagineer, Atari
Puzzle
Cartridge
Nintendo 64 and PC
Retail Features
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Ratings
This title has been rated E by the ESRB
Play Information
1-2 players
CanadaUnited StatesMexico North American Release Date(s)
Nintendo 64
1998
PC
December 311997
Japan Japanese Release Date(s)
Nintendo 64
November 271998
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Wetrix was an early N64 puzzle game, where you manipulated various, almost tetris-like falling blocks onto an isometric 3D grid. The object of the game is to use these blocks to capture and enclose falling droplets of water. If too much water goes on unconstrained, you lose. There are other factors that add more strategy to the gameplay, such as slanted boards that require higher walls on one side of a "well" to contain the water, or blocks that can destroy established walls.