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For detailed information about this series, see: Helmet at In the Attic

Helmet, also known as Headache, is a videogame released by Nintendo in the Game & Watch Gold Series on February 21, 1981. The game features two buttons to move left and right a worker, who has to reach the door while avoiding falling objects.

The game was also included in Game & Watch Gallery 2, released for Game Boy on September 27, 1997, featuring a "Classic" version, loyal to the original, and a "Modern" version, with updated gameplay and graphics featuring Mario characters.

In 2009 a port of the original game was also made available for the Nintendo DSiWare.

Links to other series

Direction Series Date Description Type

4Arrow L Mario19970927 September 27, 1997UNDIRECT: Modern Helmet within Game & Watch Gallery 2 features elements from the Mario series.

5Arrow R Super Smash Bros.20011121 November 21, 2001The "Flat Zone" stage in Super Smash Bros. Melee takes place in the Game & Watch game Helmet; one of Mr. Game & Watch's moves is based on Helmet.

5Arrow R Wario20030321 March 21, 2003A microgame version of Helmet is featured in WarioWare, inc.: Minigame Mania.