You're one of Tucan Sam's nephews, and your mission is to avoid obstacles and enemies to find a message in a bottle left by the famous Black Beak. Every bottle contains a clue about where to search in the next level. There's many classes of bonus items that you can find on the way to obtain extra points, extra lives or find treasures, etc. In this typical platforms game, the main character jumps and also can fly for a short time.
Arrow keys left/right to move, arrow key up to crouch, arrow key up to fly, space bar to jump, space bar combined with arrow key down to give a peck plummeting.