Bubble Bobble's colorful cast of characters and pickups, as well as its chain-reaction bubble-bursting gameplay, provides a charming, very well-aged experience.
* A plethora of items, power-ups, and enemies
* Setting off massive bubble chain reactions is addictive
* 99 unique levels with no lazy palette swaps
* Two-player mode encourages both teamwork and greed.
* Music could be a little more varied
* The cute factor might turn away those without a soul.