text: Ice Cream Factory
March 26, 2018

In this episode of Tubby Talk, Terry, Steve, and Chris discuss the genre known as side-scroller video games in depth.

Games discussed include: Super Meat Boy, Sonic the Hedgehog, Chester Cheetah, Aladdin, Demon's Crest, Sonic 3, Sonic 4, Freedom Planet, Sonic Mania, and Mario Maker.

Download the audio version of this episode

Subscribe to a feed of our audio podcasts

Hours of
operation
Sunday 12pm - 9pm
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 12pm - 9pm
Thursday 12pm - 9pm
Friday 12pm - 9pm
Saturday 12pm - 9pm
267-ICE-HERO
267-423-4376
4369 Main Street
Philadelphia, PA
Currently playing on Wall-O-Vision
R-Type

Irem's 1987 title R-Type is a horizontally-scrolling shoot 'em up game. Though infamous for its difficulty, R-Type is among the most beloved games in its genre. Players control the star ship R-9 "Arrowhead" and strike against the evil alien race known as Bydo.