Looks like Square Enix is bringing back everybody's favourite classic puzzle game! Bust-A-Move Universe was just announced for the Nintendo 3DS - which launches in February in Japan and the following month elsewhere.
"BUST-A-MOVE UNIVERSE is the next iteration in the popular puzzle series that has remained a fan favorite since it first appeared in 1994 as a TAITO arcade game. While the standard gameplay mechanics remain the same "“ connect three or more colorful bubbles to make them disappear "“ several enhanced features will also make their debut in BUST-A-MOVE UNIVERSE," reads the press release.
Iconic heroes Bob and Bub will return in an adventure of bubble popping fun. The core gameplay is intact, connect three bubbles of the same colour and make them pop! The game will support full 3D effects in addition to a variety of game modes.
Bust-A-Move Universe is slated for a Spring 2011 release and is expected to retail for $29.99.