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Electronic Super Joy

Talk Fast: Rave party in limbo with Electronic Super Joy

7:00 PM on 05.04.2013 // Jonathan Holmes

Interview with Michael Todd Games

The Talk Fast interview series continues! Electronic Super Joy is a smart, fast paced platformer that features soundtrack-driven level design featuring funny dialog and little ant things that look like Commander Video from the Bit.Trip series.

Foreground characters are shrouded in shadow like that sullen symphony favorite Limbo, though unlike that gloom-fest, Electronic Super Joy gives you a glowing, thumping, candy land for the sad silhouettes to explore. If you've ever wondered if EDM lovers and the hard, glossy, artificial endorphin infused culture that surrounds them is secretly as sad as the stoic sorrow common among the Bauhaus set, then this game might have a message for you. Also, it's pretty fun.

Thanks to the fine folks at Michael Todd Games for talking to us, and sorry to Don for cutting him off so frequently and abruptly. I just trying to help, Don! It didn't want you to feel like you had to keep talking if you didn't want to.Either way, you did a great job. 

As for the rest of you, stay tuned for more Talk Fast!



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destructoid's previous coverage:
Electronic Super Joy


  Feb 08

Sup Holmes goes live with Electronic Super Joy's Michael Todd

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  Nov 01

Electronic Super Joy: Groove City coming to Wii U and Xbox One

Rhythmic platformer flights of fancy set sights on console paradise


  Aug 08

Electronic Super Joy enters Steam Early Access

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  Aug 04

Sup Holmes finds super joy with Cassie Chui

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  Mar 25

Electronic Super Joy is hardcore, will make you rage

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