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Bubsy in: Claws Encounters of the Furred Kind

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In this 15-level action game the player is Bubsy the bobcat, who has to defeat the Woolies the aliens, which steal balls of yarn. There are five different locations such as jungle, wild west, etc., where the player has to jump and land on their enemies to kill them. Each time to finish the level the player has to defeat the boss, who sits in an alien ship.


Bubsy in: Claws Encounters of the Furred Kind SNES Transporting using a secret passageway
Bubsy in: Claws Encounters of the Furred Kind Genesis Jumping
Bubsy in: Claws Encounters of the Furred Kind SNES A pair of boss Woolies
Bubsy in: Claws Encounters of the Furred Kind SNES Think of the kind of spider that is able to spin that web

Alternate Titles

  • "やまねこバブジーの大冒険" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Yamaneko Bubsy no Daibōken" -- Japanese title
  • "Bubsy in Krallende Begegnungen der Pelzigen Art" -- German Title

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User Reviews

Bubsy, you can't pick-up, you can't throw, punch, kick, claw, scratch, bite or gouge. What's the deal? SNES So Hai (345)
A Rip-off of Sonic, but a good Rip-off....? SNES JohnLennon224 (16)
Lost it's shine over the years... Genesis Kid Fraser (13)
AWESOME GAME :-) SNES Agahnim the Wizard (2)

Critic Reviews

Sega Force Genesis Nov 04, 1993 92 out of 100 92
Power Unlimited Genesis Oct, 1993 9 out of 10 90
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Genesis Aug, 1993 10 out of 12 83
Total! (Germany) SNES Jul, 1993 2 out of 6 80
Mega Fun SNES Jun, 1993 78 out of 100 78
Mega Fun Genesis Sep, 1993 76 out of 100 76
Video Games Genesis Oct, 1993 75 out of 100 75
Video Games SNES Aug, 1993 70 out of 100 70
Nintendo Land SNES 2003 67 out of 100 67
All Game Guide Genesis 2007 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50


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Accolade tried to make Bubsy a Sonic-Killer, he even got a TV Show (although it only lasted one episode.) You can tell, because they tried to give Bubsy a attitude, and a wit.


The title hints at Steven Spielberg's film Close Encounters of the Third Kind.


  • Parent's Choice Approval
    • 1993 - Winner
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