Note: Do not empty your party for this section of the game. They are required after your meeting with a main character.
Road to RickEdit
When you progress past the bridge, you will have to quickly dive down the rope in front to avoid taking damage from a passing car. This deals 600 damage to the party with no permanent effects.
A masked man, Crush Mahone, will attempt to ambush you as you approach the next rope. You can climb the rope to avoid his ambush, making his fight significantly easier as he trips and is somewhat incapacitated during the fight. You could also choose to ignore Crush after he fails to ambush you, since he does not move after falling. If you enter the hole in the wall Brad will have another vision of Lisa.
Cosmo Cassamassa will run up behind and ambush Brad's party.
Save Crow is Sweet Tea Rakeem. If Pain Mode is currently active, he will be aided by Vic Cherry.
Percy Monsoon will be attempting a take a dump only to be interrupted by a spider. Once Brad valiantly defeats the spider, he will join brad's party.
Rick's CleansingEditRicks eyes light up as Brad exclaims that he is thankful that Rick is alive. After asking where Buddy is, Rick swiftly runs away from Brad. With a hallucination of Lisa onlooking, Rick punches Brad as he approaches and runs away again. Brad catches up to Rick and tackles him.
Buddy is his Daughter. Rick exclaims that Buddy is 'gone' and that she doesn't belong to Brad any more. He says that "We're saving the world Brad. She's out only hope for repopulation and you know it.". Brad tells Rick that he should know what they will do to her, however Rick retorts with "What do you suggest we do? Just die off?" . Rick lays into Brad, saying that his little "family" isn't as important that the rest of the world and that he knows he is concerned with Buddy due to the guilt from Lisa. Rick then calls Brad not a father but an addict (Brad will say he's gone clean from joy whether or not he has been using it up to that point.) Brad proceeds to punch Rick, one of his only friends, in order to him to tell Brad where Buddy is. After hitting him for a while, Brad decides enough is enough and picks up a nail studded club nearby. The flesh background appears due to the stress and shows that he is further and further giving into the Joy..
Sticky, hidden in a cave for Rando's--". Brad continues to hit Rick repeatedly with the club. The flesh background appears showing his transformation is occurring quickly as he attacks Rick more. After the screen turns red, Brad wakes up to find Rick seemingly dead and himself in the floor passed out. Continuing to the east, Brad sees a face poking out from behind a cliff wall. Upon passing, Joshie Brighteyes jumps out with his two eyepatches brandishing a blade. After the fight Brad can enter the cave.
man with a match illuminating his face. This man greets Brad to Brad's surprise and in return Brad asks how he knows his name. He says they "Go way back". His gang will grab a team member from Brad's party (Even if they are not present in his active party) and gives Brad an Ultimatum. Brads arm, or the life of his team mate. The man asks if Brad has "changed at all". He will request Brad's arm for the party members safety. If Brad refuses, he will kill the party member permanently. If he accepts, his arm will be cut off and his ATK & DEF will be decreased. This removes all abilities using his left arm as well as increases his addiction for Joy.
Ride On Sunset RoadEdit
Rando, flying Brad many feet. Rando whispers to another man to tell Brad that he is sorry, offering his food rations to Brad, 8 Rando Rations. As Rando leaves, his gang refuses to let Brad get away with taking the rations and will fight Brad and his party. This group consists of Vernon Red, Warren Red, Don Skin and Laser Aldino.
Save Crow and an entrance to a cave.
There is a hollow-eyed man just inside the cave who stares into the wall and declares "Thou art God" if you speak with him. Further in, a man stands atop an inaccessible ledge lit by a candle. He will points at Brad, then exit through a hole in the wall as you pass. This man is part of the group that will ambush you upon exiting the cave.
Road to Area 2 EditRoulette.
Cave to RouletteEdit
Mike Pun Master is waiting for you inside this cave. If you talk to him he'll ask if you want to hear something funny. Regardless of which option you choose, he'll tell a pretty lame joke. If you agree that the pun was funny, you'll have the opportunity to replay the interaction. If not, he will be angered and attack.
Taking the bottom cave route will lead you out a hole where you can talk to a guy. He'll leave you a nice hat after jumping into the ocean.
Taking the top route will lead you to a new screen. There is text near the bottom right-most ledge prompting you to jump. You will not die if you jump, you will simply take damage and wind up at the cave bottom route exit.
Road to Area 2 Second Visit Edit
Area 2 Crossroads • Roulette • Construction • Body Path • Muscle Cave • Bob's Dojo • Muddy Waters • The Beehive • Fishman Town • Skull Town • Nice Homes • Joy Lab • Wallys • Garbage Island • Resort Island • Dismal Island • Area 2/3 Transition