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 Starting out in the wilderness
Bubsy in: Claws Encounters of the Furred Kind SNES The cactus certifies that this is the desert
Bubsy in: Claws Encounters of the Furred Kind SNES The dam wall
Bubsy in: Claws Encounters of the Furred Kind SNES Running on the roller coaster

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 (343)
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

Power Unlimited Genesis Oct, 1993 9 out of 10 90
Total! (Germany) SNES Jul, 1993 2 out of 6 80
Mega Fun SNES Jun, 1993 78 out of 100 78
Super Play Magazine UK SNES Aug, 1993 77 out of 100 77
Video Games Genesis Oct, 1993 75 out of 100 75
Power Play SNES Aug, 1993 74 out of 100 74
1UP! SNES Dec 12, 2010 66 out of 100 66
Svenska Hemdatornytt SNES Nov, 1993 55 out of 100 55
All Game Guide Genesis 2007 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
GameCola.net SNES Apr, 2003 1.9 out of 10 19


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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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