Everyone’s favourite cartoon woodpecker is starring in his very own platform game for the GameBoy Color. This is a test in which you have to rescue your niece and nephew from the clutches of the evil Buzz Buzzard. It’s not going to be easy, but your relatives need your help.
Woody Woodpecker features 16 massive levels to make your way through. Each level has multiple sections and objectives that need to be completed. You’ll have to use your quick reflexes and skills if you want to be successful. The levels are themed around locations such as forests, villages and the theme park. Each level is well designed with a colourful graphical scheme and there are hidden areas to find.
The control method is accurate and Woody responds as you would expect him to. Making tricky jumps or dealing crippling kicks becomes almost second nature. You can also you use your beak to deal damage and knock through walls.
Woody Woodpecker has most of the elements of a good platform game, good plot, characters and challenge. The GameBoy is suited to platform games and Woody Woodpecker is another example of this.