Snake, the original mobile game, is coming to Android and iOS

The 90’s nostalgia bubble is actually producing something useful – the return of Snake, the classic game made popular on some of Nokia’s earliest popular cellphones.

The Verge reported today that the mobile game’s original creator, former Nokia design engineer Taneli Armanto, has partnered with Finnish video game studio Rumilus Design for Snake Rewind, which will feature updated graphics and gameplay, including a new feature that seems like heresy – “the ability to rewind if you crash your snake,” according to the report. Where I come from, if you crash the Snake, you’re out.

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Network World Colin Neagle