Bubble Bobble

Full title
Bubble Bobble
Arcade Game: Platform
Firebird Software Ltd  UK
Dro Soft  Spain
Musical 1 S.A.  Spain
The Hit Squad  UK
Mike Follin  UK
Andrew R. Threlfall  UK
Tim Follin  UK
Machine type
ZX-Spectrum 48K/128K
Number of players
Interface 2 (right)
Redefineable keys
Message language


Filename Size Type Origin Year
BubbleBobble.tzx.zip BubbleBobble.tzx.zip 40kb Tape image (TZX) Original release (O) 1987
BubbleBobble.tap.zip BubbleBobble.tap.zip 40kb Tape image (TAP) 1987
BubbleBobble(DroSoft).tzx.zip BubbleBobble(DroSoft).tzx.zip 40kb Tape image (TZX) Re-release (R) 1987
BubbleBobble(Musical1S.A.).tzx.zip BubbleBobble(Musical1S.A.).tzx.zip 29kb Tape image (TZX) Re-release (R) 1992
BubbleBobble(TheHitSquad).tzx.zip BubbleBobble(TheHitSquad).tzx.zip 36kb Tape image (TZX) Re-release (R) 1991
BubbleBobble.txt BubbleBobble.txt 2kb Instructions
BubbleBobble(DroSoft).pdf BubbleBobble(DroSoft).pdf 178kb Instructions
BubbleBobble_HitSquad_Instructions.pdf BubbleBobble_HitSquad_Instructions.pdf
(hosted on Spectrum Computing)
300kb Instructions
BubbleBobble(Musical1S.A.).zip BubbleBobble(Musical1S.A.).zip 221kb Scanned instructions
BubbleBobble.png BubbleBobble.png 136kb Game map
BubbleBobble.scr BubbleBobble.scr 7kb Loading screen
BubbleBobble.gif BubbleBobble.gif 4kb Running screen
BubbleBobble.jpg BubbleBobble.jpg
(hosted on Spectrum Computing)
444kb Inlay - Front
BubbleBobble(DroSoft).jpg BubbleBobble(DroSoft).jpg 108kb Inlay - Front
BubbleBobble(Musical1S.A.).jpg BubbleBobble(Musical1S.A.).jpg 49kb Inlay - Front
BubbleBobble(HitSquad).jpg BubbleBobble(HitSquad).jpg
(hosted on Spectrum Computing)
357kb Inlay - Front
BubbleBobble(HitSquad)_Back.jpg BubbleBobble(HitSquad)_Back.jpg
(hosted on Spectrum Computing)
311kb Inlay - Back
BubbleBobble.ay.zip BubbleBobble.ay.zip 2kb Ripped in-game/theme music in AY format
BubbleBobble.mp3.zip BubbleBobble.mp3.zip 4528kb Sampled in-game/theme music in MP3 format
Bubble Bobble (1987)(Firebird Software).pok Bubble Bobble (1987)(Firebird Software).pok
(hosted on Spectrum Computing)
400b POK pokes file
BubbleBobble.jpg BubbleBobble.jpg 213kb Advertisement
BubbleBobble.dsk.zip BubbleBobble.dsk.zip 31kb Disk image Original release (O) 1987

Release History

Type Date Price Publisher ISBN Pages
Original release (O) 1987 £7.95 (RRP)
£12.95 (disk)
Firebird Software Ltd
Original release (O) 1987 £7.95 (RRP)
£12.95 (disk)
Firebird Software Ltd
Re-release (R) 1987 1500.00Ptas (RRP) Dro Soft
Re-release (R) 1992 Musical 1 S.A.
Re-release (R) 1992 £3.99 (RRP) The Hit Squad