Electronic Super Joy: Groove City Review
By James Gilmour, on November 19, 2014
Last modified 8 years, 4 months ago
- Publisher: Yazar Media Group LLC
- Genre: Entertainment
- Released: 10 Oct, 2014
- Size: 295.1 MB
- Price: $4.99
- Tough, but very satisfying
- Pulsing visuals and soundtrack keep the energy up
- Varied and punishing level design
- A bit short.
It demands precision, and you'll occasionally slam into a difficulty spike, but Electronic Super Joy: Groove City gets so much right that we can't stay mad at it.
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Lo-fi platformers may be all the rage, but developers still have a tough time making the formula work on touchscreen devices.
Thank goodness for Electronic Super Joy: Groove City, then, a twitchy, brash, and brutal side-scroller which is as interested in silly asides and pop culture nods as it is in sadism.
To learn more, direct your eyes to the video above.
DescriptionAbout the Game
A sequel to Electronic Super Joy! A brave new World, ending in an Epic Boss Fight!
Jump, dodge & dance among insane hazards, missiles, lasers & monsters!
A Giant Robot called JoJo has smashed Groove City! She's angry because Dr. Swinger stole her Laser-Noodles! Help JoJo reclaim her Laser-Noodles & defeat the Evil Plans of Dr. Swinger, with the help of Pope Boris the Super Smooth!
- 15 Levels, including 2 full-length secret levels.
- 19 Secrets & Secret Areas!
- New collectible Stars, Missile Stars & Mega-Stars! Maximize your score!
- 8 Challenging Achievements!
- 6 new tracks from the musical Master, EnV!
Praise for Electronic Super Joy: Groove City on iOS
"This is the kind of game that deserves to be played by as many people as possible." - Pocket Gamer
Praise for the original Electronic Super Joy
"Indie gaming with style" - IGN
"Rock out and get your hardcore platforming on" - Joystiq
"Prepare to die. A lot." - Destructoid
"Anybody else just firking in love with this game?" - Sevadus
"This game is... AWESOME!" - iHasCupquake
"This is probably the best story I've ever seen in an indie game" - RageQuit, Rooster Teeth
"Oh Dude! I'm feeling Electronic Super Joy!" - Game Grumps
*Works best on Iphone 5 and above.