Pingus was started at the end of 1998 with the simple goal to create a Free Lemmings clone. With original artwork, a built-in level editor, new actions, multiplayer and a few other features. While Pingus is based on the idea of Lemmings, it however doesn’t try to be an exact clone, it has included a few ideas of its own, like the worldmap or secret levels, which might be familiar from games the Super Mario World and other Nintendo games. It has also a few new actions, like the jumper which weren’t presented in the original game.

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