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Title Screen

Roll Away

Also known as: Kula World (EU), Kula Quest (JP)
Developer: Game Design Sweden AB
Publishers: SCEE (EU), Psygnosis (US), SCEI (JP)
Platform: PlayStation
Released in JP: May 27, 1999
Released in US: November 30, 1998
Released in EU: July 1998


RegionIcon.png This game has regional differences.


In Roll Away, you assume the role of a beach ball on a quest for fruit while avoiding the elements and various pointy objects. Notably one of the earlier games to make use of the DualShock rumble, allowing you to feel the ground break under your poor ball.

Regional Differences

Europe US Japan
KulaWorldTitle.png RollAwayTitle.png KulaQuestTitle.png
  • The Load Game option was moved to the main menu and the Scores option was moved into the Options menu in the Japanese version.
  • The Japanese versions adds the Lesson option, which is an open level with various hazards.
US/Europe Japan
RollAway LevelComplete.png KulaQuest LevelComplete.png
  • The Japanese version shows you what percentage of items you collected in a level.
  • A sound effect upon completing a level was added in the Japanese version.
  • The button prompt is different.
US/Europe Japan
RollAway 1Player.png KulaQuest 1Player.png
  • The copyright info is always onscreen in the Japanese menus.
  • The options were renamed.
US/Europe Japan
RollAway 2Player.png KulaQuest 2Player.png
  • The CopyCat mode was shortened to Copy.
US/Europe Japan
RollAway Options.png KulaQuest Options.png
  • The Japanese version lacks the option to adjust the screen or turn delay.
  • CD was changed to BGM.