Big Bang Show combines both arcade action gameplay with a historical quiz in two different game modes.
In the arcade game the player controls a ball of energy called Sparkie. Sparkie is invented by Professor Albertus the host of the game. Using logic and reflexes you have to move Sparkie around the level avoiding obstacles and collecting objects.
In the quiz game Professor Albertus asks questions which have to be answered. There are questions in the following categories
- Big Bang
- Middle age
- 20th century