Gimmicks

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Objects are things that appear in the play area. Gimmicks are objects which are not viruses or overlays over objects. Some make the gameplay more challenging while some aid the player.

Making matches with viruses, capsules, and colored gimmicks eliminates them. This also causes the non-colored objects surrounding the match to be "attacked" (not an official term), activating their function.

Icons Object/Gimmick Description
Virus Red.png Virus These come in seven different colors, and most stages require the player to eliminate all of them to clear the stage.
Block.png Blocks Breakable by attacking it. Blocks can contain viruses and other objects like Shells.
Rock.png Rock Unbreakable block.
Exploder Red.png Exploder Colored object which when triggered, attacks objects in the 8 tiles surrounding it after a short delay.
Shell Red.png Shell Colored object which when triggered, moves to the right, attacking any object in its way, then, upon reaching the right side of the play area, moves back towards the left, attacking more objects and disappears upon reaching the left side of the play area.
Skill Charger Red.png Skill Charger Colored object which when triggered, adds 60 points to the skill meter gauge.
Ice Half.png Ice.png Ice An overlay which protects the object. It can be either half or full, requiring one or two attacks respectively to deplete it.
Coin Block.png Coin Blocks Some stages require the player to collect coins hidden in blocks. These coin blocks usually contain three coins, with each attack generating one. It converts to a Rock when it has no more coins.
Bubble.png Bubbles An overlay which causes the object to float upwards until it collides with another object.
Virus Coin 2.png Blue Coins Some stages display these coins in the background, and usually require the player to collect them to clear the stage. They can be collected by eliminating all objects that are covering the coin.
Cage Red.png Cage A colored overlay which protects an object from interaction. The player must eliminate the Lock Block of the corresponding color to remove all of the corresponding color's cages.
Lock Block Red.png Lock Blocks Eliminate this colored object to remove all of the corresponding color's cages.
Floatie Red.png Floatie Virus These special types of viruses require three attacks to eliminate. After each attack before they are eliminated, they will teleport to a random empty tile.
Dust.png Dust An overlay that hides the object. Can be cleared when a capsule is placed next to it or objects are eliminated near it.
Virus Coin 3.png Purple Coins Some stages contain these coins as objects and usually require the player to collect them to clear the stage. They can be collected by attacking it.
Virus Coin 3 Cage.png Caged Coins These are Purple Coins which can't be interacted with until the previous set of Purple Coins are collected.
Cloud.png Cloud An overlay that hides the object, but fades between transparent and opaque after random intervals (few seconds).
Crate 1.png Crate 2.png Crate 3.png Crate 4.png Crate Similar to a Block, but requires up to 4 attacks to eliminate.
Ice Fan.png Ice Fan Is initially inactive. When attacked, it becomes active, and any subsequent attacks adds half Ice to a random virus.
Door.png Door Key.png Doors and Keys The Door is an object which is eliminated only when the Door Key (which is always in a Bubble) touches it.
Crate Red.png Colorful Crates Similar to Crates, but only breaks from attacks of the same color.
Capsule Plus Red.png Capsule Plus Colored object when eliminated, adds the indicated number of capsules. The number will decrease over time.
Barrel.png Barrel Half.png Barrels Similar to a Block, but requires up to 2 attacks to eliminate, and always contains a virus or object. The second form partially shows the object it contains.
Virus Coin 4.png Virus Coin 4 Barrier.png Green Coins Despite looking like a coin, no stages currently require collecting them. Whenever a capsule (half or full) is placed without clearing any objects, all Green Coins toggle between its open state and its barrier-ed state. They can be eliminated by attacking it in its open state.
Bubble Machine.png Bubble Machine Is initially inactive. When attacked, it becomes active, and any subsequent attacks adds a Bubble to a random virus.