Arkanoid (アルカノイド Arukanoido) is a 1986 Japanese arcade gemme frae Taito an the first instawment in the Arkanoid gemme series. It wis adapted tae many video gemme consoles an home computers such as ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, BBC Micro, MSX, Atari 8-bit family, Apple II, the Nintendo Entertainment System, Amiga, Atari ST, Apple IIGS and IBM PC.
Arkanoid gameplay resembles Breakout, introducit bi Atari in 1976. The player controls a smaa spaceship an destroys coloured blocks tae advance. The player haes tae destroy aw the blocks in the level tae unlock anither level.
A sequel tae Arkanoid, Arkanoid: Revenge of Doh, wis released in 1987.