Describe This Game in Three Words: Backmasked Gradius Musical
Plot Synopsis: Rick Rocket is your typical 2D space fighter adventure dude on a quest to blow up a bunch of bad guys in space Gradius-style. Problem is, the final battle destroys the universe and so Rick must do his entire ten-stage adventure in reverse to undo the temporal damage.
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Jef Rouner (not cis, he/him) is a contributing writer who covers politics, pop culture, social justice, video games, and online behavior. He is often a professional annoyance to the ignorant and hurtful.