“Am I… am I in-inside the movie?”
As part of the once Nintendo GameCube exclusive Capcom 5 and Hideki Kamiya’s third directing job, following the original Devil May Cry and Resident Evil 2, Viewtiful Joe by the now-defunct Clover Studio brought back the side scrolling beat ’em up in a bold, convincing style. Join Josh, Michiel and guest panelist and all around action game specialist Saurian Dash (@Saurian_Dash) as they activate their V-watches and transform into super sentai videogame critics and dive in deep. Henshin a-go-go, baby!
Music used in this issue:
1: Joe the Hero by Masakazu Sugimori/Masami Ueda
2: Viewtiful World by Masakazu Sugimori/Masami Ueda
Cane and Rinse 275 was edited by Jay Taylor (@JaySevenZero).
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And here’s a video by guest panelist Saur, (@Saurian_Dash) showing how to use Viewtiful Joe’ s core play and scoring mechanics to style on enemies in a V-rated playthrough of the first stage, on V-rated difficulty.