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Hexxagon  1993

Hexxagon is based on the board and video game, Ataxx, which itself was based on a board game called Infection. The board and squares are now hexagonal, with three spaces missing in the center. Both players start with three pieces, and your goal is to fill the board with more pieces than your opponent. Every move, you have the option of "moving" one of your pieces one space in any direction, which causes it to replicate into the new space, or to move it two spaces, which causes it to leap to the new space without replicating. In either case, any adjacent enemy pieces are converted into friendly pieces (switch color). The game is easy to learn, but as difficult to master as most other traditional board games. Users can play against another human or a computer opponent that has three difficulty levels. Registered users get Hexxagon II, which features a new board, new graphics and sounds, and a slighter harder computer opponent.

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Graphics modes

VGA Mode 13h
320×200×256c

Hexxagon

Downloads

Hexxagon v2.0 Shareware (527,822 bytes) 28 February 1994 DOS
Hexxagon v1.4 Shareware (622,187 bytes) 23 May 1993 DOS Play online
Hexxagon v1.3 Shareware (560,537 bytes) 3 May 1993 DOS
Hexxagon v1.2 Shareware (642,450 bytes) 20 March 1993 DOS
Hexxagon v1.1 Shareware (620,842 bytes) 19 March 1993 DOS

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