The object of the game is to get through all six of the towers which consist of 10 levels as well as a boss battle. In order to proceed to the next level, you must acquire the amount of keys the locked door requires. Keys are found lying around until a monster picks them up in which case you must use your ball on them to get it. The ball has for different attacks: baseball, soccer ball, volleyball and basketball. In order to attain a stronger ball, the ball must be bounced on Spankey's head. Spanky also gets different hats which give him a specific power until he loses it or the level ends.