Bugs has turned fifty, and he's invited the cartoon gang over to celebrate and eat cake and do whatever it is that cartoon characters do at birthday parties. If you get the ball into the hole, the game awards” you candles” that you get to blow out” for Bugs.
I respect my pinball forefathers, and while I believe that drop targets have their place in modern pinball, it's 2009, and in 2009, if I'm playing a fairly new game and the only way for me to get my pinball jollies on it is to slap down some drop targets and goof off with a hole, we got ourselves a problem.
Throughout the levels, carrots (i.e., coins) are scattered which can be collected for bonus games at the end of each stage. Birthday Episode : The game is set on Bugs Bunny's 50 birthday. Our designers love bunny rabbits, so it should come as no surprise that this intricate sculpture is inspired by this and even out Bunny rabbit of expectation.
Title Drop : In the games opening cutscene, the title is mentioned in the invitation Bugs recieves. Birthday Blowout featured levels that were decently large in vertical scope, with many areas being up to two screens high, if not more. The game throws the player to stage 1-1 immediately.
The prototype of The Bugs Bunny Birthday Blowout , then known as The Bugs Bunny Birthday Bash, is a pretty early build. Excuse Plot : Bugs Bunny is going off to celebrate his 50th birthday, and the other Looney Tunes are (seemingly) jealous and go out of their way to sabotage it.