Hey you Pikachu? A look at Super Pikachu Brothers

Recommended Videos

While the Pokemon franchise is immensely popular Nintendo has yet throw any of their cuddly creatures into a proper platformer. However, some pirate company did and created Pka Chu. I got a chance to play the pirate ROM, which is essentially a sprite swap of Super Mario Brothers.

 

pika2.jpg

 

I guess this yellow thing a squished Pikachu. Is the orange thing Torchic?

 

pika3.jpg

 

When Pikachu, or Pka Chu drinks the potion…

 

pika4.jpg

… he looks more like Nintendo’s creation. However, Pikachu doesn’t throw lightning after getting a second power up. He lobs fireballs just like fire flower powered Mario.

 

pika6.jpg

 

Instead of Bowser a fire-breathing, mecha lizard is waiting inside the castle protecting the “princess”. Very amusing.

 

pika7.jpg

Like Mario Pikachu is trying to rescue a princess, but as the screenshot explains she’s in another castle.

 

Photo credit Spencer/Siliconera.


Siliconera is supported by our audience. When you purchase through links on our site, we may earn a small affiliate commission. Learn more
related content
Read Article How Kaiju No. 8 Explores Maturity, Regret, and Giant Monsters
Kaiju No 8
Read Article One Piece Chopper Tamagotchi Feels More Like a Friend Than a Pet
One Piece Chopper Tamagotchi Feels More Like a Friend Than a Pet
Read Article Ghost in the Shell Arrives in Girls’ Frontline
Read Article Mega Man Was Originally a Famicom Disk System Game
Mega Man Was Originally a Famicom Disk System Game
Read Article New MangaGamer Otome Game Is Steam Prison: Beyond the Steam Fan Disk
New MangaGamer Otome Game Is Steam Prison_ Beyond the Steam Fan Disk
Related Content
Read Article How Kaiju No. 8 Explores Maturity, Regret, and Giant Monsters
Kaiju No 8
Read Article One Piece Chopper Tamagotchi Feels More Like a Friend Than a Pet
One Piece Chopper Tamagotchi Feels More Like a Friend Than a Pet
Read Article Ghost in the Shell Arrives in Girls’ Frontline
Read Article Mega Man Was Originally a Famicom Disk System Game
Mega Man Was Originally a Famicom Disk System Game
Read Article New MangaGamer Otome Game Is Steam Prison: Beyond the Steam Fan Disk
New MangaGamer Otome Game Is Steam Prison_ Beyond the Steam Fan Disk
Author
Siliconera Staff
Sometimes we'll publish a story as a group. You'll find collaborative stories and some housekeeping announcements under this mysterious Siliconera Staff Writer account.