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Viewtiful Joe, the main character of the series

Viewtiful Joe is a comedy puzzle/platform/beat em up video game series by Capcom.

Video Games

  • Viewtiful Joe (June 26, 2003). GameCube. Later released on PlayStation 2.
  • Viewtiful Joe 2 (November 18, 2004). GameCube and PlayStation 2.
  • Viewtiful Joe: Red Hot Rumble (September 29, 2005). GameCube and PlayStation Portable.
  • Viewtiful Joe: Double Trouble! (November 2, 2005). Nintendo DS.

Animation

  • Viewtiful Joe (October 2, 2004). A 51 episode anime by Group TAC.

Links to other series

Direction Series Date Description Type


4Arrow L Ace Attorney20030626 June 26, 2003The "Confession" theme in Viewtiful Joe is a remix of the "Classroom Trial" theme from Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney.3


4Arrow L Mario20030626 June 26, 2003In the GameCube version of Viewtiful Joe, the titular character can be heard whistleing the Super Mario Bros. theme.
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4Arrow L Famicom Robot20030626 June 26, 2003A R.O.B. can be seen in the GameCube version of Viewtiful Joe.2


4Arrow L Star Wars20030626 June 26, 2003Viewtiful Joe contains a reference to the "I am your Father" line from Star Wars. One of the poster in the end credits is a reference to a Star Wars poster.3


4Arrow L The Great Escape20030626 June 26, 2003The episode "The Viewtiful Escape" from Viewtiful Joe is named after the 1963 film The Great Escape.3


4Arrow L 20.000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954)20030626 June 26, 2003The episode "2.000.000 Leagues Under The Sea" from Viewtiful Joe is named after the 1954 film 20.000 Leagues Under the Sea.3


4Arrow L The Midnight Cowboy20030626 June 26, 2003The episode "Midnight ThunderBoy" from Viewtiful Joe is named after the 1969 film The Midnight Cowboy.3


4Arrow L The Magnificient Seven (1960)20030626 June 26, 2003The stage "The Magnificient Five" from Viewtiful Joe is named after the 1960 film The Magnificient Seven.3


4Arrow L Dracula20030626 June 26, 2003One of the poster in the end credits of Viewtiful Joe is a reference to the French poster of the 1958 film Dracula.3


4Arrow L King Kong20030626 June 26, 2003One of the poster in the end credits of Viewtiful Joe is a reference to the poster of the film King Kong.3


4Arrow L Jaws20030626 June 26, 2003One of the poster in the end credits of Viewtiful Joe is a reference to the poster of the film Jaws 2.3


4Arrow L Gladiator (2000)20030626 June 26, 2003One of the poster in the end credits of Viewtiful Joe is a reference to the poster of the 2000 film Gladiator.3


4Arrow L The Hunt for Red October20030626 June 26, 2003One of the poster in the end credits of Viewtiful Joe is a reference to the poster of the 1990 film The Hunt for Red October.3


4Arrow L Devil May Cry20040824 August 24, 2004Dante from Devil May Cry is playable in the PlayStation 2 version of Viewtiful Joe and the PSP version of Red Hot Rumble, and Alastor is implied to be the spirit inside Dante's sword of the same name; there are also other minor references to Devil May Cry in the first Viewtiful Joe.1


4Arrow L One Millon Years B.C.20041118 November 18, 2004The stage "Ten-Millon Years B.C." from Viewtiful Joe 2 is named after the 1960 film One Millon Years B.C..3


4Arrow L Jurassic Park20041118 November 18, 2004The first stage from Viewtiful Joe 2 features references to Jurassic Park.3


4Arrow L Indiana Jones20041118 November 18, 2004The stage "Viewtiful Heroes and the Statue of Doom" from Viewtiful Joe 2 is named after Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom.3


4Arrow L Memoirs of an Invisible Man20041118 November 18, 2004The stage "Memoirs of an Invisible Monster" from Viewtiful Joe 2 is named after the 1992 film Memoirs of an Invisible Man.3


4Arrow L James Bond20041118 November 18, 2004The stage "ThunderBoy Lives Twice" from Viewtiful Joe 2 is named after the James Bond film You Only Live Twice.3


4Arrow L Ice Age20041118 November 18, 2004The stage "Ice Edge" from Viewtiful Joe 2 is named after the Ice Age film series.3


4Arrow L Starship Troopers20041118 November 18, 2004The stage "Starship Viewties" from Viewtiful Joe 2 is named after the 1997 film Starship Troopers.3


4Arrow L Resident Evil20051102 November 02, 2005"Horror World" from Viewtiful Joe: Double Trouble! features several references to the Resident Evil series, including an appearance of Cerberus zombie dogs as enemies.1


4Arrow L Ghosts 'n Goblins20051102 November 02, 2005"Horror World" from Viewtiful Joe: Double Trouble! features statues of Red Arremers from Ghosts 'n Goblins.2


4Arrow L Edward Scissorhands20051102 November 02, 2005The boss character Killer Hands from Viewtiful Joe: Double Trouble! is likely inspired by Edward Scissorhands.3


4Arrow L RoboCop20051102 November 02, 2005The boss character Gadget Cop from Viewtiful Joe: Double Trouble! is inspired by RoboCop.3


4Arrow L Kamen Rider20051102 November 02, 2005Boss characters The Meta Rangers from Viewtiful Joe: Double Trouble! are inspired by the Kamen Rider series.3


4Arrow L Batman20051102 November 02, 2005The episode "Viewtiful Joe Begins" from Viewtiful Joe: Double Trouble! is named after the film Batman Begins.3


4Arrow L Nightmare on Elm Street20051102 November 02, 2005The episode "Nightmare on X'mas" from Viewtiful Joe: Double Trouble! is named after the Nightmare on Elm Street film series.3


4Arrow L Gone in 60 Seconds20051102 November 02, 2005The episode "Gone in 180 Seconds" from Viewtiful Joe: Double Trouble! is named after the 2000 film Gone in 60 Seconds.3


5Arrow R Ōkami20060420 April 20, 2006Ōkami makes several references to Viewtiful Joe.3


5Arrow R God Hand20060914 September 14, 2006The Chihuahua "Viewtiful Pup" in the Chihuahua race minigame from God Hand is named after Viewtiful Joe; there are other minor references to Viewtiful Joe.3


5Arrow R Tatsunoko vs. Capcom20081211 December 11, 2008Viewtiful Joe is selectable in the Wii ports of Tatsunoko vs. Capcom.1


5Arrow R Bayonetta20091029 October 29, 2009Bayonetta features a references to Viewtiful Joe.3


5Arrow R Marvel vs. Capcom20110215 February 15, 2011Viewtiful Joe is selectable in Marvel vs. Capcom 3 and Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3.1


5Arrow R Dragon's Dogma20120522 May 22, 2012The list of generic monickers in Dragon's Dogma features "Viewtiful Joe" as a possible monicker.2


5Arrow R Onimusha20120628 June 28, 2012Sexy Silvia from Viewtiful Joe appears in Onimusha Soul.1


5Arrow R Minna to Series20121025 October 25, 2012Minna to Capcom All Stars and Street Fighter × All Capcom feature characters from Viewtiful Joe.1


5Arrow R Ixion Saga20130119 January 19, 2013Episode 15 in Ixion Saga DT features masks based on Viewtiful Joe.2


5Arrow R Combo Crew20130523 May 23, 2013Viewtiful Joe is selectable in Combo Crew.1


5Arrow R The Wonderful 10120130823 August 23, 2013Wonder-Cheerleader and Poseman from The Wonderful 101 are based on Sexy Silvia and Viewtiful Joe, and there are references implying they are the same characters.3


5Arrow R Street Fighter20131119 November 19, 2013Viewtiful Joe, Sexy Silvia, Captain Blue, Alastor and Another Joe are selectable in Street Fighter × All Capcom, while Rashid has a Viewtiful Joe costume in Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition.1


5Arrow R Mega Man20150729 July 29, 2015The world of Viewtiful Joe is visited in Sonic and Megaman: Worlds Unite Part 10 - Justice Across Worlds, including appearances of Viewtiful Joe and Sexy Silvia. A Viewtiful Joe billboard appears in the final issue of the Dreamwave Mega Man comic book. The DLC stage pack "Joe A Go Go!!" from Mega Man Powered Up is named after Viewtiful Joe.1


5Arrow R Sonic20150729 July 29, 2015The world of Viewtiful Joe is visited in Sonic and Megaman: Worlds Unite Part 10 - Justice Across Worlds, including appearances of Viewtiful Joe and Sexy Silvia.1


5Arrow R Dead Rising20171205 December 05, 2017Viewtiful Joe is featured as a costume for Frank West in the "Capcom Heroes" mode from Dead Rising 4: Frank's Big Package, along with his actual moves.1


5Arrow R Puzzle Fighter20180119 January 19, 2018Viewtiful Joe is a playable character in Puzzle Fighter1