Joystick Johnny Minigame Arcade Released

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New downloadable game for PC turns the classic 80's video arcade into a game of its own.

Flea Circus Games is happy to announce the release of Joystick Johnny, a marathon of 80's-style minigames set in an authentic arcade atmosphere.

Racing against the clock, Johnny literally jumps into classic game parodies like Hogger, Pizzaroids, and Moonwalk Patrol to chase down the Video Virus, who transforms into a different character for each game it possesses.

But reflexes alone aren't enough. The unique token system requires the player to choose the order of minigames that will maximize their score. Because each arcade -- and each player -- is different, no one strategy is perfect and the choices become more interesting each time it is played.

Key features of Joystick Johnny include:

  • Over 25 multi-level minigames
  • 3 play modes: Arcade Challenge, Mystery Mix, and 1-Dollar Dash
  • A hidden 8-bit treasure in every game
  • Player-created online scoreboards
  • 80's electro-pop music by famous video game remixer Makke

A free trial for PC is available at

About Flea Circus Games
Flea Circus Games is a one-man show featuring Joe Lesko, who started the company in August 2006 to create small novelty games. He has numerous freeware games to his credit, downloaded by over 60,000 players worldwide. For more information, visit

For an evaluation copy or additional information, contact Joe Lesko.

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