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Bust-A-Move '99 (PlayStation)

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One day, Dunk, the magic magician of Bubble World, releases a spell that transports eight characters from their home worlds to Bubble World. Now it is the player's turn to bring them back home!

Bust-A-Move '99 is an enhanced version of Bust-A-Move 3. The goal remains the same: try to remove all the bubbles in each stage by connecting three or more of the same color.

Five playing modes are available:
  • Arcade mode: the original Bust-A-Move 3.
  • Challenge mode: in this mode the player's performance is evaluated and the game adapts to it.
  • Win Contest mode: challenge all eight characters.
  • Collection mode: a collection of levels created by Bust-A-Move players. Each round carries the designer's name.
  • Edit mode: players can create and play their own puzzles.
The Nintendo 64 version also includes two- and four-player modes.


Bust-A-Move '99 PlayStation Selecting a custom level from the collection.
Bust-A-Move '99 PlayStation Player vs. Computer mode
Bust-A-Move '99 PlayStation Bub cutscene
Bust-A-Move '99 PlayStation Luna wins.

Alternate Titles

  • "Puzzle Bobble 3 DX" -- Japanese title
  • "Bust-A-Move 3 DX" -- European title
  • "Bust-A-Move 3" -- US/European Saturn title

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GamePro (US) Nov 24, 2000 5 out of 5 100
Power Unlimited Jun, 1998 9 out of 10 90
Absolute Playstation May, 1998 84 out of 100 84
IGN Apr 09, 1999 7 out of 10 70
GameSpot Mar 30, 1999 6.1 out of 10 61


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