Old school gamers should remember Dizzy from back in the day. Now everyone can get a chance to play as Dizzy in Dizzy: Prince of the Yolkfolk for iOS devices. Pick up the game on the Apple App Store for the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad.

From the press release:

    Get eggcited – today is “Egg-mergence day!” Dizzy: Prince of the Yolkfolk, a special eggdition of the 1991 eggventure, is now available on the App Stores for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch.

    In the “We ♥ Dizzy – Now and Then” video, Dizzy’s original creators, twin brothers Philip and Andrew Oliver, reminisce and discuss the return of gaming’s iconic egg. Classic and new gameplay footage is featured alongside fans sharing their memories of our tumbling hero and their thoughts on the new remake. The mini-documeggtary is now playing at www.DizzyGame.com.

    In the Dizzy: Prince of the Yolkfolk App , the Yolkfolk are in eggstraordinary peril and it’s down to Dizzy, with his red boxing gloves and trademark somersaults, to save the day. Our hero has been locked in a dungeon by Rockwart the Troll on orders from the Evil Wizard Zaks and his girlfriend Daisy is being held in a mysterious castle. Only by tumbling, running and jumping around the magical kingdom of Keldor, collecting, finding and combing items and helping a diverse cast of characters from ‘upset’ Mr Lion to the Grim Reaper himself can Dizzy triumph eggainst all odds.

    Dizzy: Prince of the Yolk is developed by DNA Interactive, with Paul Ranson, the game’s original project director, heading development. Simple Multi-Touch controls, HD graphics, revamped retro score and classic gameplay are sure to delight eggspectant fans.