This time on the Elder-Geek Game Club we played Ikaruga, a genre defining shoot em’ up from Treasure Video Games. Originally released for the Dreamcast in Japan, Ikaruga later saw worldwide releases on the Nintendo Gamecube and Xbox Live Arcade. Were our opinions Black and White or varying shades of Grey? Only one way to find out…
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During the episode we mentioned a crazy video of someone playing with two joysticks. As promised, here it is.
Here is a “Dot Eater” Playthrough of someone playing the game without firing a shot: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FGcfuFkNCfM
Also, here’s the Mr. Show skit Phil talks about: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HrlS9_n8GX4