Hamster Ball (Windows)
Hamster Ball does a pretty good job at cloning Marble Madness and has a cute hamster in it.
Error Handler Text
YOU FOUND A BUG RACE
Used if the player somehow loads an invalid level.
Hidden inside of the executable is an object named START-DEBUG, which likely was used for checking particular positions within a level.
Inside music.mo3, there's a message on how to play the file.
HamsterBall music suite (C) Peter Hajba 2003/2004 firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.futurecrew.com/skaven In XMPplay, press Shift-Left/Right Arrow to skip between songs within the file.
There is an unused song located in the Music.mo3 file.
Some time after the original game was released, three new levels were added to the game, complete with new music tracks. These levels are the Neon Race, the Glass Race, and the Impossible Race.
Internal Race Names
In the latest version of Hamsterball Gold, the first two races are named "Warm-Up Race" and "Beginner Race". Internally however, "Warm-Up Race" is referred as "Beginner Race", and "Beginner Race" is referred as "Cascade Race".