Welcome to a special MightyQBros podcast celebrating another 'Rick V. Day' anniversary! On July 18, 1997, Eric "MightyQDawg" and his brothers received a very special package in the mail containing a huge lot of SMS games. It was a very exciting day for us, and one that stuck with us for the last two decades. In this podcast, Eric and his brother, Gavin, discuss some notable games that were included in the Rick V. Day bundle! Enjoy the podcast!
Episode #58 - Axiom Verge
Axiom Verge is a 2D retro-syled metroidvania action-adventure game inspired by such classics as Rygar, Contra, Castlevania, Bionic Commando, Blaster Master, and Metroid. It was created, developed, stylized and composed by Tom Happ. He worked during the day as a developer for Petroglyph Games but worked on his own game during his off hours.
Buried on Mars
Cartridge Club Intro/Outro Music
Cartridge Club Logo
P2(Mark) gives a quick overview of Kingdom Hearts and panel discusses their memories of the game and first impressions.
- Developer: Tom Happ
- Publisher: Tom Happ
- Director: Tom Happ
- PlayStation 4, PS Vita, Mac OS X, Windows, Linux, Wii u, Xbox 1, Switch
- Release Date:
- March 31, 2015
Discuss story of the game:
A failed scientist is crippled in an accident, only to awaken in a mysterious, alien world. Where is he? How did he get here? And why do the fundamental laws of reality appear broken? Life. Afterlife. Real. Virtual. Dream. Nightmare. It's a thin line.
Discuss gameplay mechanics:
- Favourite weapons
- Glitch mechanic
- Tribute to Metroid
- Sound effects
- Beautiful graphics
- H.R. Giger inspired
Lasting Impressions, overall rating and final thoughts. Did this make you want to play it again and if not, what would need to be changed? Would you suggest it to friends?
3 Word Review #CC3WR from Twitter first followed by panel
Outro (thank panel and plug)
Announce the game for next month (Street Fighter 2)
It's dangerous to go alone! Take NESComplex with you! That's exactly what Curtiss does this month as the two break down Link's first adventure on the original Game Boy! No Zelda? No Hyrule? No problem! Or... maybe lots of problems. Only one way to find out!