|Designer(s) J. Dan Scott, IOMO|
Platforms N-Gage, S60
|Initial release date January 2005|
Genre Arcade game
Developers Nokia, IOMO
|Modes Single-player video game, Multiplayer video game|
Similar Mile High Pinball, ONE, Reset Generation, High Seize, Glimmerati
Snakes is an update to the classic Snake game from Nokia.
Although Snakes was primarily designed for the Nokia N-Gage platform, it was also once available for Nokia N95. Several other devices supported the optimized file mention earlier as well, one example was Nokia E65 which could support and run the game at a near-full framerate as on Nokia N95. However, there had been cases in which a phone which could support the game, which crashed promptly after launching the application.
The game received "favorable" reviews according to the review aggregation website Metacritic.
A sequel titled Snakes Subsonic was released on May 22, 2008 for the second generation N-Gage platform. It was developed by Barking Lizards.