Video Game | Action, Adventure, Comedy
During a trip to the movies, average dude Joe's girlfriend Silvia gets pulled through the screen and into a surreal movie world. To save her, Joe becomes a slick, time-bending superhero. Henshin a go go, baby!
When you first meet Hulk Davison, he says, "You think you're some kind of Mega Man or somethin'?" Mega Man is another one of Capcom's franchises.
Time to go to work, guys! *Mwah!* *Mwah!*
After the fight with Alastor, Joe finds inspiration for his name from Alastor's comments on his fighting. Before the fight, however, Alastor shows Joe the script for the game with the Viewtiful Joe on the cover.
In December 2003, the game was re-released in Japan under the name "Viewtiful Joe Revival". This version contains an additional playing mode, called "Sweet Mode", which is easier than all the modes in the original version.