Close search results
×
Video GameViewtiful Joe (Series) Review
Play YouTube video

Posted: 2 years ago, last updated 2 weeks ago.

Author: @GeekDadGamer and Jo Robertson.

OverviewOverview

Viewtiful Joe is a side-on fighting game where you play a movie-lover whose girlfriend Silvia is kidnapped during a film starring your favourite superhero, Captain Blue. You enter the movie world, transformed into the tokusatsu-style persona "Viewtiful Joe" and must rescue her.

The gameplay combines running, jumping and fighting mixed with 3D cel-shaded graphics. You can call in special powers that slow down or speed up time. It’s frantic and fast paced, but offer a unique combination of strategy and platform combat.
  • Viewtiful Joe (2003) on GameCube and PlayStation2
  • Viewtiful Joe 2 (2005) on GameCube and PlayStation 2
  • Viewtiful Joe: Red Hot Rumble (2006) fighting game for the PSP and GameCube
  • Viewtiful Joe: Double Trouble! (2006) for the Nintendo DS.

There is also an animated series and trading figures.

DetailsGame Details

Release Date: 07/10/2003

Platforms: DS, GameCube, PS Vita, PS2 and PSP

Content Rating: PEGI 12

Skill Rating: 10+ year-olds

Players: 1

Genres: Action, Fighting and Platform

Developer: PG kamiya (@PG_kamiya)

 

ListsLists

View our choice of games like Viewtiful Joe. This game is good if you want to:

DurationDuration

Play Time: This game will take between 8 hours and 10 hours to complete.
 

Play StylePlay Style

This is a single-player game.

Age RatingsAge Ratings

Content Rating

This game has been rated PEGI 12.

Skill Rating

10+ year-olds usually have the required skill to enjoy this game. Still, it's important for parents and guardians to consider the maturity required to process the game content.

CostsCosts

Does not offer in-game purchases, 'loot boxes' or 'battle/season passes'.

AccessibilityAccessibility


We haven't documented accessibility features for this game yet. Our Viewtiful Joe Accessibility Report details system-wide settings that may help, and suggests similar games with accessibility features. Tweet the developer (@PG_kamiya) to let them know about our Accessibility Questionnaire.

Diversity and InclusionDiversity and Inclusion

We haven't documented diversity and inclusion information for this game yet.

Taming Gaming Book Written by parents for parents, the database complements the in-depth discussion about video game addiction, violence, spending and online safety in the Taming Gaming book. We are an editorially independent, free resource without adverts that is supported by partnerships.

Subscribe to our free newsletter

Subscribe
PlayStation
Carina Initiatives
Xbox
YouTube
Facebook
Twitter
Discord
Contact Us
About