Take your best shot with energizing arcade fun! Aim, shoot, clear the orange pegs, then sit back and cheer as 10 whimsical teachers guide you to Peggle greatness. Conquer 55 fanciful levels with 10 mystical Magic Powers, racking up bonus points and shots you'll smile about for weeks.
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Very Positive (13 reviews) - 92% of the 13 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
Overall:
Very Positive (679 reviews) - 93% of the 679 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Feb 27, 2007

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Reviews

Marc Saltzman of Gannet News Service says:

"Do yourself a favor and give "Peggle" a chance -- it might not grab you by the lapels at first, but give it a few minutes and you won't be able to pry yourself away from the computer."
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About This Game

Take your best shot with energizing arcade fun! Aim, shoot, clear the orange pegs, then sit back and cheer as 10 whimsical teachers guide you to Peggle greatness. Conquer 55 fanciful levels with 10 mystical Magic Powers, racking up bonus points and shots you'll smile about for weeks. Face off against your friends in Duel Mode, or tackle 75 extra-tricky challenges. It's luck and skill and joyous thrills, and amidst all this fevered action only one question remains: Can you become a Peggle Master?

  • Wield 10 miraculous Magic Powers!
  • Master 55 levels of bouncy delight!
  • Conquer 75 Master challenges!
  • Play friends or the computer in Duel Mode!
  • Revel in breathtaking artwork and music!
  • Replay and save your best shots!

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X

    Minimum Requirements: Windows 98/ME/2000/XP/Vista, 256 MB RAM, 500MHz or faster, DirectX: 7.0

    • OS: OS X version Leopard 10.5.8, Snow Leopard 10.6.3, or later
    • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo 1.66
    • Memory: 512 MB of RAM
    • Other Requirements:
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Very Positive (13 reviews)
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Very Positive (679 reviews)
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Screamingsheep1
11.1 hrs
Posted: August 26
Peggle is an asolute amazing PC game developed by PopCap. It just feels PopCap, PopCap games are just
amazing they have that WOW! part to them. I'm totally coming back to this game to 100% it. I've done a Let's Play of the game on my YouTube channel That Screaming Sheep. Overall I really really recommend Peggle it's an awesome game.

9.0/10
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Ad Williams
1.5 hrs
Posted: August 21
Disappointed that this does not have contoller support. Still, great game. Lots of fun.
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sR Young Simonson
4.9 hrs
Posted: August 19
Most relaxing game ive ever played!!!!!!!!
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zeelsama
46.7 hrs
Posted: August 16
The best game of our generation.
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Wuzzerator
3.4 hrs
Posted: August 11
Great fun casual game. Very playable and re-playable.
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Emo Trash
32.3 hrs
Posted: August 4
epic
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KU83K
0.3 hrs
Posted: July 31
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Griggabyte
3.0 hrs
Posted: July 30
10/10 Best game ever made.
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Ángel
19.3 hrs
Posted: July 15
A game as classic as Monopoly but a lot more fun!
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FishTigress
21.0 hrs
Posted: July 11
One of the best casual games out there, fun for the whole family. I remember playing this as a kid and after noticing it in Steam I just had to buy the Peggle Deluxe & Peggle Nights combo. Good times, good times.

Graphics - Solid, colourful, cheerful, quirky, cartoony, doesn't age. 10/10
Game play - Tons of fun, easy to play but can have challenging levels depending on the randomization (Adventure Mode). 10/10
Characters - Nifty characters, funny, well designed, many to choose from, each have their own cool powers. 10/10

An online leaderboard would've been nice indeed but oh well, it still holds very well after all these years.
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
46.7 hrs on record
Posted: August 16
The best game of our generation.
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
11.1 hrs on record
Posted: August 26
Peggle is an asolute amazing PC game developed by PopCap. It just feels PopCap, PopCap games are just
amazing they have that WOW! part to them. I'm totally coming back to this game to 100% it. I've done a Let's Play of the game on my YouTube channel That Screaming Sheep. Overall I really really recommend Peggle it's an awesome game.

9.0/10
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81 of 92 people (88%) found this review helpful
53 people found this review funny
Recommended
6,103.4 hrs on record
Posted: July 24, 2015
I like this game. I've played it a lot.

I had it for about 7 years before I had it on steam.
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36 of 44 people (82%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
6.6 hrs on record
Posted: January 10, 2014
Its like plinko on shrooms.
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27 of 29 people (93%) found this review helpful
4 people found this review funny
Recommended
5.1 hrs on record
Posted: December 9, 2013
This is entirely addictive. 4 hours flies past like nothing. Can't sleep. Must Peggle.
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22 of 22 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
5.0 hrs on record
Posted: April 5, 2014
This one is the perfect game to kill time when you have 5-10 minutes free. I really like the concept of this game, it's fast, simple, yet extremely fun. You can try hard or just chill and play, launch it and then relax, your moves takes only a click. Good job Popcat.
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28 of 33 people (85%) found this review helpful
16 people found this review funny
Recommended
8.3 hrs on record
Posted: July 28, 2015
Graphics: 10/10
Gameplay: 10/10
Character Design: 10/10
Writing: 10/10
Story: 10/10

One of the greatest masterpieces of the century so far.
This is no joke, my friends.

check out my sick gameplay
https://youtu.be/ttRC2MBLU8M
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17 of 17 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
2.1 hrs on record
Posted: December 23, 2013
Peggle is a fun casual game. It's very straightforward. Aim for the orange pegs. Hit the green ones to get various power ups that change every few levels. The power ups are all very different and keep things interesting. Some are not as useful as others like the lobster claw flippers. Each power up makes you think differently about how to approach a level.

As straightforward as the gameplay is, Peggle isn't simple. You only have 10 moves to clear all the orange pegs and it's difficult to predict just where your ball may bounce at times. Most of the time the results are what you aim for, but sometimes the judging an angle slightly wrong can turn into a wasted ball. Other times, you might just get a layout that works against you. While the design is always the same, the placement of orange pegs varies. But that's the challenge of Peggle.

There are 55 levels in the game, so plenty to play through. You can always replay levels of your choice later outside of story mode to try your hand at clearing the entire playing field of all blocks.

I wouldn't really consider Peggle a largely re-playable game. I played through story mode twice on a non-Steam version of the game, and playing through again on Steam didn't really hold my interest. But I would definitely consider this a great game for at least one or two playthroughs that is worth it's price point.

The only negative aspect of this game is the resolution, which is low and doesn't stretch to fit widescreen monitors.
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19 of 22 people (86%) found this review helpful
Recommended
12.8 hrs on record
Posted: December 12, 2014
Wow!, what a colorful and addicting game this is. When I first played Peggle several years ago it took me back to the old arcade games I used to play when I was a kid, standing on the pier spending all of my money on those machines. That game was called Pachinko, (where you send a metal ball bearing spinning around a series of peg like mazes, trying to get your ball to drop into various cup like recepticles on the board) and it is still all the rage over in Japan where whole arcades are devoted to the game.

Peggle has become one of my favorite 'short term' arcade games of the last decade barring Ricochet Infinity and Gish. What I mean by short term, is the ability to play for just a few moments in between other games, or when on a coffee break from more important things. With Peggle, you have to attempt to knock out all the orange pegs from various arrays of blue and orange pegs (55 levels in the adventure mode) using a ball launcher/cannon that fires a ball from the top of the game board. You get 10 balls to clear the board of the orange pegs. If you can clear the whole board of both orange and blue pegs plus any special pegs, you get extra bonus points. There's a bucket like object that is constantly on the move at the bottom of the board. If your ball falls into this you get your ball back which in turn makes it easier to complete the round. There's also more points gained depending where your ball finally comes to rest, with a jackpot score of 50K from the central well, 25K from the two adjacent wells and 5K from the outer wells. The first time you fail to hit any pegs you will get your ball back, but this only happens once on each board. Each new board includes two green pegs that give you one of several special powers when you clear them away. These can help you clear the orange pegs away easier, for example you may get a double ball that enables yopu to clear away a lot more pegs, especially if you get it early on in the level (as more pegs get in the way), or extend the length of the ball catcher to give you a greater chance of catching the ball and getting it returned to the ball launcher or a marker that shows you where your ball will bounce. Some of the powers come into effect immediately (like the double ball which only lasts for that turn) or on the next turm that last for the next three turns; (the latter power is very useful for aiming your ball for maximum effect). Each of these specials continues through several levels before changing to a new power, that are introduced via Peggle Masters. There's also a purple peg that when hit gives you bonus points. Each time you flick a new ball, the purple peg changes position. Scoring over 250 000 on one board gains you an extra ball as well.

There's four different modes included with the PC version, Adventure mode with 55 levels spread over 10 stages, quick play, which allows you to play any board you've already unlocked, duel that allows you to play against either the computer or a friend (with the X-Box version you can play online against up to 4 players) and finally theres the challenge mode, which has 75 harder levels and is locked until you've completed the adventure mode.

There's two different versions of the game available on Steam, Peggle Deluxe and Peggle Nights, both of which are well worth buying if you like arcade games. Sadly there's no level editor, but Steam do have a free version Called Peggle Extreme that features levels dedicated to Half-Life 2, Portal and Team Fortress. There's only ten levels with one special (also known as Peggle Masters), and five Challenge levels, but it's enough to gives you an introduction to the game. It's more like a demo, but is different to the two commercial versions, so is worth getting if you like the game. I think they also made a second free themed version that's not available on steam, but I've forgotten what the theme was.

The beauty of this game for me is that it never gets boring. The levels are vibrant and enjoyable to play; each time I replay the adventure mode or replay levels via the quick play mode the game is never the same and it's great playing against friends or family, sadly it's only local play on the same computer and you share the 10 balls. If you play against the computer you can select one of four difficulty modes.

The game is only £4.99 on steam in the UK or $4.99 in the US (it's cheaper to get a freind in the US to buy it for you if you live in Europe). I oriignally paid $20 for each version via Reflexive Arcade when it was first released seven years ago.

You can see a video speed run of the whole game HERE (it's 2hr 14mins in length), which gives you the opportunity to skip ahead and check out all of the various levels available in the deluxe version or you can check out the free Peggle Extreme version HERE
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25 of 34 people (74%) found this review helpful
17 people found this review funny
Recommended
2.0 hrs on record
Posted: May 25, 2015
My friend bought me this game as a joke.
I now have a shrine for our true lord Bjorn.
10/10 would shoot ball again
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