Maximum Overthruster is a fictional video game, which features in the film, Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny.


The game is owned by Kyle at his Apartment as part of his unidentified gaming console. He teaches Jack the controls, and that the game helps to "sharpen the senses". The game either came with, or is compatible with a gaming steering wheel accessory.


  • The verb "overthrust" means to "force (a body of rock) over another.
  • The game is very similar to the car chase that appears at the end of the movie.