In Bubble Struggle 2, you come back as the pinkish devil character which sports a trench coat once again. Yes, he still wears those cool sunglasses that make him look even cooler than he already is. The game is still played online via Flash and is available in multiple websites that hosts it. In this version of the game, you get to destroy even more bubbles and levels are harder compared to its predecessor. So, after reading this introduction to the game, you better head on to the nearest host and start playing Bubble Struggle 2!
The first thing you might ask yourself is if you didn’t play the first Bubble Struggle, will it be all right to play the sequel? As a matter of fact it is perfectly all right to do so. There really is not much in terms of story line, which is why if you haven’t gotten around to playing the original, you won’t be missing out on a lot when you immediately jump to Bubble Struggle 2. Now back to the basics of the game. The title still has the same objectives as its predecessor. Your mission is to destroy all the bubbles that come your way and avoid them at all costs. Once you get hit, you are thrown against the wall and restart where you left off.
That is what’s great about the game. Even with its simplicity, it is still pretty tough to beat. Oddly enough, when you start with the first few levels, the balls are large and you have to shoot at them to break them off into smaller balls. In turn, you will have to finish these small one without getting hit by them. These balls also drop power-ups that you can use immediately or later on depending on your need. Weapons can also change as you progress with the further levels in Bubble Struggle 2.
As for the game play, it is pretty much the same side scrolling action like the original. On the other hand, besides the single and two player modes you can now play in Staying Alive, which is the survival mode of this game. You get to shoot an unlimited number of balls before you yourself perish from the long fight. The main objective is to get the highest score possible, which you will also try to beat in future gaming sessions.
The good thing about this game is that you can download Bubble Struggle 2 in your computer so that you can play it in offline mode if you aren’t able to connect to the Internet. On the other hand, if you are the type who casually plays games like this, you can always play online in various websites that host this title. In the end, this game is a great action-meets-strategy title that will have you test your skills for timing and hand-eye coordination. Not bad for a game that you can play online for free, right? Good luck and enjoy the second instalment of the popular series!