Download Bug! (Windows)

More than 14700 old games to download for free!

Bug!

Windows - 1996

Alt name バグ! ジャンプして、ふんづけちゃって、ぺっちゃんこ
Year 1996
Platform Windows
Released in United States
Genre Action
Theme Arcade, Platform
Publisher SEGA Entertainment, Inc.
Developer Realtime Associates, Inc.
Perspective Side view
0 / 5 - 0 vote

Description of Bug! Windows

Read Full Review

Bug! is an above-average 3D platformer from SEGA that could be much more fun.

Jennifer Reitz of Accursed Toys voiced her views that are similar to mine on this marginal underdog: "Bug! is essentially a 3D Sonic The Hedgehog or Mario starring an insect in the title role. Game play consists of jumping on enemies, spitting on them, and leaping from place to place, riding bubbles or jumping on springs, and collecting gems and powerups. Boss fights complete each game World. The story: Bug, a cartoon insect movie star, must complete his latest picture. The plot revolves around a black widow spider named Queen Cadavra, who has stolen away Bug's entire village of insects, it is up to the clownish Bug to save the town and whup the Queen. Bug! Is a mixed bag. On one hand, a marvelous 3D viewpoint, unique to the genre is used, excellent use of voice and some clever level designs, combined with amazing Boss fights, make Bug! a playable wonderment. On the other hand, the inability to save at any level makes play tedious, and not all levels are clever, so that the annoyance of repetition sets in. Bug! is a blend of brilliance and boredom, and with a little more effort, could have been truly great. As my faithful readers have come to know, missing greatness by a small margin tends to gall me. So often all that separates a classic from obscurity is a few extra weeks of design or effort.

The greatest failing of Bug! is simply that it starts out stunningly wonderful, but becomes routine. The levels are slightly too large, and the ability to save the game is too rare. The levels tend to repeat basic puzzles too often in new guises. This combination of flaws, keeps Bug! From the acclaim I wish I could give it. Bug! Is a good game, nearly great?.and it is a shame that such greatness was not actually reached.

I can recommend Bug!, with the caveats previously mentioned. It is amazing, and very fun, to a point. But, alas, tedium does set in after a while. Close, but not quite perfect. Definitely worth it on budget, snatch it up at once! At full price, well, think twice - probably worth it, but consider if there is something you might want more, first. Mostly Recommended."

Review By HOTUD

Captures and Snapshots

Comments and reviews

There is no comment nor review for this game at the moment.

Write a comment

Share your gamer memories, help others to run the game or comment anything you'd like. If you have trouble to run Bug! (Windows), read the abandonware guide first!

 

Download Bug! Windows

We may have multiple downloads for few games when different versions are available. Also, we try to upload manuals and extra documentations when possible. If the manual is missing and you own the original manual, please contact us!

Just one click to download at full speed!

Windows Version

DownloadRIP Version English version 47 MB DownloadISO Version English version 653 MB

Game Extras

Various files to help you run Bug!, apply patchs, fixes, maps or miscellaneous utilities.

FixEnglish version 189 KB

Similar games

Fellow retro gamers also downloaded these games:

Bug Too! abandonware
Win1996
Prince of Persia abandonware
DOS, Mac, Genesis, Master System, Game Gear, Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Apple II1990
Sid Meier's Civilization abandonware
DOS, Mac, Win 3.x, Amiga, Atari ST1991

Terms About Contact FAQ Useful links Contribute Taking screenshots How to play

MyAbandonware utopiaweb