ONE SHOT: DEREK YU DOES BATTLETOADS 11.2.2012 Brandon Boyer 1 Reply 6 tweets Spelunky creator Derek Yu scratches an itch and does justice to a super-real version of Pimple, the (originally) unplayable third member of the team in Rare’s infamously brutal but still ultra-beloved NES classic Battletoads. RELATED Cave story: Derek Yu’s Spelunky coming to Xbox Live Arcade Ashmalice’s Last Stand: Derek Yu’s Tribute to Dwarf Fortress One shot: Scott C.’s Keeping Them at Bay Video: Lee Petty on the art of Brütal Legend E309: Meet the Brütal Legend Rock Gods Gimme Indie Game: Derek Yu’s Spelunky Video: Tim Schafer meets Jack Black for Brütal Thoughts One shot: Qblock does Spelunky COMMENTS Pingback: Polygon Memoirs SUBSCRIBE Venus Patrol is attempting to build a constructive and supportive community of independent game culture lovers and creators, and needs your help to invite in new collaborators, and bring our audience new exclusive games and art. Subscriptions start at just $3, or $25 for a full year, and include access to join in on conversations, as well as exclusive thank-you gifts like downloadable games by Adamatomic (Canabalt) & Vlambeer (Super Crate Box), and art & music by people like Keita Takahashi (Katamari Damacy), Rexbox (TearAway), Pendleton Ward (Adventure Time) and Baiyon (PixelJunk Eden). Want to be help grow our community? You should think about subscribing!