Bust-a-Move Pocket is a Neo Geo Pocket Color release in the Puzzle Bobble series. The game plays similarly to Bust-a-Move 2, but features its own unique stages. There are a few different game modes, including Puzzle Mode, Survivor Mode, and VS. Mode. Puzzle mode is the main single player story, and has the player progress through a number of different stages. The game includes a record system where the players with the fastest clear times for each stage are noted.