Puzzle Bobble 4

The Taito F3 Cart. by Taito Corp.

Puzzle Bobble 4 screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

DESCRIPTION

[ARCADE] Taito F3 Cart.

Puzzle Bobble 4 © 1997 Taito.


Shoot colored bubbles towards clusters of other bubbles. When groups of similarly colored bubbles are formed, the bubbles burst.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Runs on the "Taito F3 System" Hardware.

Prom Stickers : E49

Players : 4
Control : 8-way joystick
Buttons : 4

TRIVIA

Puzzle Bobble 4 was released in December 1997.

The game forbids the initials 'SEX' on the high score table. If you try, it gets changed to 'AAA'.

UPDATES

The US version has a "Winners Don't Use Drugs" screen and a "Recycle It, Don't Trash It!" screen.

SERIES

1. Puzzle Bobble (1994)
1. Puzzle Bobble [MVS] (1994)
2. Puzzle Bobble 2 (1995)
2. Puzzle Bobble 2 [MVS] (1999)
3. Puzzle Bobble 2X (1995)
4. Puzzle Bobble 3 (1996)
5. Puzzle Bobble 4 (1997)
6. Super Puzzle Bobble (1999)
7. Azumanga Daioh Puzzle Bobble (2002)
8. Super Puzzle Bobble 2 (2002, Sony PlayStation 2)
9. Super Puzzle Bobble All-Stars (2003, Nintendo GameCube)
10. Puzzle Bobble Vs. (2003, Nokia N-Gage)
11. Ultra Bust-a-Move (2004, Microsoft XBOX)
12. Puzzle Bobble Pocket (2005, Sony PSP)
13. Puzzle Bobble DS (2005, Nintendo DS)
14. Space Puzzle Bobble (2008, Nintendo DS)
15. Puzzle Bobble Wii (2009, WiiWare - Nintendo Wii)

PORTS

Consoles:


Sony PlayStation japan (aug.6, 1998)
Sony PlayStation usa (oct.31, 1998) "Bust-A-Move 4 [Model SLUS-00754]"
Sony PlayStation europe (apr.15, 1999) "Bust-A-Move 4 [Model SLES-01389]" : Also released as a Value Series edition in 2001 and as an 'Acclaimed Range' edition in 2002.
Nintendo Game Boy Color usa (june.1999) "Bust-A-Move 4 [Model DMG-AA4E]"
Sega Dreamcast japan (mar.16, 2000) "Puzzle Bobble 4 [Model T-42301M]"
Nintendo Game Boy Color japan (apr.28, 2000) "Puzzle Bobble 4 [Model DMG-AA4J]"
Sega Dreamcast usa (may.31, 2000) "Bust-A-Move 4 [Model T-8117N]"
Sega Dreamcast europe (june.9, 2000) "Bust-A-Move 4 [Model T-8109D-05]"
NUON [Unreleased] (2001) "Bust-A-Move 4"
Sony PlayStation japan (apr.25, 2002) "Simple 1500 Series Vol.93: The Puzzle Bobble 4 [Model SLPM-87057]"

Computers:


PC [MS Windows, CD-ROM] usa (jan.31, 2000)

SOURCES
Game's ROMs.
Game's screenshots.

Page last modified on November 15, 2015