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Based on 669 ratings
7.6
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Score Breakdown Based on 669 ratings
  1. 10 (139)
  2. 9 (133)
  3. 8 (175)
  4. 7 (106)
  5. 6 (43)
  6. 5 (24)
  7. 4 (11)
  8. 3 (8)
  9. 2 (12)
  10. 1 (18)

What Gamespot Users have to say about Bomberman (1985)

  • Rating:8

    Kaboom!The original & the best...uhmm...kaboom! Bombing-mania(idea).Hiccups...kaboom!

    You must make your way through 50 levels full with bricks & all sorts of funny looking but dangerous enemies.At every 5 levels completed there is a Bonus one where the Bomberman is invincible & he kills with no purpose-... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    Fun game where you blow stuff up =)

    Gameplay-7 Graphics-4 Sound-6 Value-7 Tilt-6 Bomberman is a fun game where you blow stuff and it's been so long since i've played it that I don't remember the your supposed to do. I think you have to like find a h... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Bomberman is an ok game

    The gameplay was real-time puzzle/strategy, where you were trapped in a maze covered in blocked off passages and patroling enemies (who will eventually find you and kill you, if you don't immediately start moving out). ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Sweeeeeeet

    Bomberman is one hell of a sweet game. All you really have to do is blow stuff up, like people bricks and stuff like that. Kind of like State of Emergency. The sound is great. all the exposions sound sweet even thoug... Read Full Review

    0 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:2

    WOW. Just...just wow. Does this really seem like a good idea? Hand-held bombermaners everywhere should stay away.

    Just because a Game was freaking awsome 20 years ago doesn't mean it's just as good now. This whole concept of the NES classics is to take all the foundation we've been building upon and return to scratch. I have nothing... Read Full Review

    2 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    This was my first NES title (I didn't even get Mario or Duckhunt with my system), so it will always have a special place in my collection (this was LONG before Bomberman became popular). The gameplay was real-time puzzl... Read Full Review

    1 of 4 users found the following review helpful