Block Busters


Knock your friends or foes into oblivion in Block Busters! An exciting & chaotic brawler where up to 4 players bust their way to victory!

Frequency asked questions and rumours

When was Block Busters released?

Block Busters was released on 7 Feb, 2020

Who was the developer that made Block Busters?

Arctic Fox Game Studios were the developers that made Block Busters

Can I have a P please Bob?

It is also the source of a pun – “Can I have a ‘P’ please, Bob?”; ‘having a pee’ being slang for urinating. The game board is designed in such a way that a tied game was not a possible finishing result.

What determines a blockbuster?

A blockbuster is a Hollywood movie that’s made with a large budget and big stars. A true blockbuster is extremely popular and brings in a lot of money. Typically, a blockbuster is a fabulous summer movie that audiences line up to see the first weekend it’s released.

Are there any blockbusters still open 2021?

Today, only one remains in Bend, Oregon. It has been dubbed The Last Blockbuster. Franchisee Sandi Harding has pledged to keep it open for as long as Dish Network continues to license the name to her.18 Mar 2021

What happened to all the blockbusters?

Its inventory of DVDs declined because customers no longer had an incentive to return movies. Eventually, Viacom spun off Blockbuster after loading it up with nearly $1 billion in debt. The stock fell. Activist investor Carl Icahn launched a distracting proxy fight.16 Apr 2021

Why did Blockbusters close down?

On September 23, 2010, Blockbuster filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection due to challenging losses, $900 million in debt, and strong competition from Netflix, Redbox, and video on-demand services. Movie Gallery/Hollywood Video had filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy liquidation earlier in 2010 for similar reasons.

Why is Jaws considered the first blockbuster?

It made $100 million in 60 days and soon overtook the Godfather as the highest-grossing movie in North American history. Jaws was the first movie to break the $100 million mark.

Why is it called a Blockbuster?

The term was actually first coined by publicists who drew on readers’ familiarity with the blockbuster bombs, drawing an analogy with the bomb’s huge impact. The trade press subsequently appropriated the term as short-hand for a film’s commercial potential.

Who presented blockbusters?

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What was the main reason for blockbusters failure?

One of Blockbuster’s main sources of revenues were late fees. If you didn’t return your movie rental on time you were charged a dollar a day. Those fees amounted to $800 million in 2000 or 16% of Blockbuster’s revenues. Netflix on the other hand did not charge any late fees at all just one flat fee.28 Mar 2022

Why is a hit movie called a blockbuster?

The term was actually first coined by publicists who drew on readers’ familiarity with the blockbuster bombs, drawing an analogy with the bomb’s huge impact. The trade press subsequently appropriated the term as short-hand for a film’s commercial potential.

What is considered a Blockbuster?

A blockbuster is a Hollywood movie that’s made with a large budget and big stars. A true blockbuster is extremely popular and brings in a lot of money. Typically, a blockbuster is a fabulous summer movie that audiences line up to see the first weekend it’s released.