The Rocketeer (NES & SNES) – Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN) Episode 196

The Rocketeer is a 1991 film from Walt Disney Pictures, based upon the comic book character of the same name Set in 1938 Los Angeles, California, The Rocketeer tells the story of stunt pilot Cliff Secord who stumbles upon a hidden rocket-powered jet pack that he thereafter uses to fly without the need of an aircraft. His heroic deeds soon attract the attention of Howard Hughes and the FBI, who are hunting for the missing jet pack, as well as the Axis operatives that stole it from Hughes. Also in 1991, a game published by Bandai came out for the Nintendo Entertainment System. A year later the Super Nintendo game also came out. In this review the Nerd covers both games, dons his old Nerd Shirt, and builds the ultimate transportation device: the RocketBeer.

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  • Michael Belcher
    October 31, 2021 at 4:41 am

    You’ve been mentioning all the feedback you get from your fans and how they’re mostly positive about the changes that have been happening with AVGN and cinemassacre but there’s some that feel the need to tell you how to run your business. Screw those guys! You’ve been doing this for a long time and all because there’s a change in quality that doesn’t erase all the time and effort that went into your past work. Your body of work speaks for itself and I’m one of your fans that will be around for a long time no matter what happens. So keep doing you nerd!

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