MacWorld writes: "The music here is good, and there are tons of tracks. The polish in this game is apparent; you'll likely find yourself thinking of some of Mario's earlier side-scrolling adventures on Nintendo consoles from time to time as you play. When the controls cooperate, gameplay feels good: Floating along on a lily pad or sliding on ice really feels right - and fun. This is the video game equivalent of a page-turner: I really want to know what clever obstacles await me on the next level. With some improvements to the controls and perhaps mid-level save points, Bobby could go from good to great".