Not to be confused with Bookworm Green.

Bookworm (Gakubon in Japanese) is a member of the Bomber Family and is a playable character in Bomberman '94. He wears a student uniform and has large, round glasses.

Bookworm is described as a very diligent character and a "cunning strategist". He has solid offensive and defensive tactics.


  • His Japanese name, Gakubon, is a portmanteau of Gaku, meaning Study, and Bomb.
  • The name "Gakubon" was submitted by Atsushi Iwaizumi from Tokyo, Japan.


  1. Bomberman '94 manual, pg. 16
  2. Mega Bomberman manual, pg. 15