• Online is Now On-The-Go — The fun of online casual gaming is now made
portable. Five of the most popular Pogo.com games are readily available
for wherever and whenever play.
• Island Adventure Story Mode — Five Pogo mascots have been stranded and
dispersed throughout the island and the only way to rescue them is by
playing through various challenges of the five Pogo games.
• Micro Games — Scattered throughout the game board are micro-games that
when successfully completed allow you to collect tools for repairing
• Transferable Tokens — In addition to the purpose of rescuing mascots
and achieving bragging rights, tokens are also transferable to Pogo.com
where they can be used to enter daily, weekly, and monthly cash
• Badges — These are another statement of your in-game achievements.
Collect them all and reap the admiration of every Pogo Islander you know!
• Multiplayer Features — Party play allows you to take turns and
challenge up to three of your friends for the highest scores on all five
Pogo games. Ad-hoc, head-to-head support is also available for Word
• Poppit! Demo – Share a demo of Poppit! with your friends who have
their own Nintendo DS and let them have fun making Spike dance as they
pop the balloons.
Easy to pick-up and hard to put down! EA’s Pogo™ Island embodies the
spirit of casual gaming, offering an addictive Nintendo DS compilation
of Pogo.com™ favorites that will entertain for hours on end.
Pogo Island pushes the phenomenon of online casual gaming to new fronts.
The title marks the debut of Pogo.com, the stickiest online gaming site,
on a portable console. Through the quick-play option, five of the most
popular games from Pogo.com—Word Whomp™, Poppit!™, Phlinx, Tri-Peaks
Solitaire and Squelchies— are made accessible to play anywhere and
everywhere. Each game has been reskinned to an island theme and delivers
the same engrossing and stimulating gameplay that has already captivated
Complementing the quick-play option is a story mode that integrates all
five Pogo games and their associated mascots into an island-wide
adventure. Playing as Perry the Parrot Captain, your objective is to
navigate through the island game board, reunite with each mascot, and
along the way, collect tools and supplies that will help you repair your
boat and leave the island. As you successfully tackle the gameboard, you
will be earning tokens that not only translate into bragging rights
amongst your peers but they can also be transferred to Pogo.com where
they can be used to enter frequent cash drawings*.
Pogo Island uses the technology of the Nintendo DS to deliver
ultra-bright dual screens which provide for an amplified gaming
experience. Meanwhile, the simplicity of the touch-screen controls makes
for increased user accessibility and a minimal learning curve.