In Balloon Duel you are attached to a set of balloons and are in fighter gear. This is because you are a balloon duelist, which means you fight others in the air while attached to balloons. To play the game, first enter your name as the player. Once you have done so, you can select options and change the controls to things that you would like them to be. Once you have done that it is advised that you go to the practice option so that you can practice how to play the game. The goal is to pop the balloons and not touch the bottom.