Tags : shmup

Senko no Ronde 2 Review (PC)

Senko no Ronde 2 is finally available for western audiences to enjoy on both PlayStation 4 and PC. Senko no Ronde 2’s gameplay is very much like that of Touhou Gensou Rondo: Bullet Ballet which we had a pleasure of reviewing around the same time last year.   Well actually, Touhou Gensou Rondo was heavily […]Read More

Bullet Soul: Infinite Burst Review (PC)

Steam is steadily becoming the go to place for an assortment of shmups and recently Mages with 5pb. really nailed it with this release of Bullet Soul: Infinite Burst. Does it have all the ingredients for an amazing shmup experience?     Bullet Soul was a bullet hell shooter previously exclusive to the Xbox 360 […]Read More

Rabi-Ribi is Hopping to Consoles This Year

Rabi-Ribi was one of our favourite games of last year when it released on PC, but now it’s coming to consoles in Europe Q3 2017! PQube have announced they will be handling a European release of the game on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita. North American news will likely follow.   We described Rabi-Ribi as […]Read More

DoDonPachi Resurrection Review – The Golden Era of Shmups Returns

We have an exciting release on Steam with Dodonpachi Resurrection, a modernized arcade classic. Cave, the prominent arcade shmup developer, with the help of Degica didn’t disappoint with this release, as it is packed with content and should bring about hours of fun.   As part of the Dodonpachi series of shmups, Dodonpachi Resurrection, or […]Read More

DoDonPachi Resurrection Coming to Steam 14th October

We get excited for every Cave shooter releasing on PC, and DoDonPachi Resurrection is no exception. It comes out on 14th October on Steam and we can’t be more hyped!   DoDonPachi Resurrection is the fifth game in the series and it was released in 2008 in the arcades. What followed was the release of Xbox 360 and iOS/Android versions […]Read More

Raiden V coming to Europe on May 11th!

The classic Raiden franchise is back with Raiden V. While the game launched in Japan on February 25th its worldwide release for the Xbox One is set to May 11th. The game will be simultaneously released in Europe, North America and Asia.     The Raiden series is a shoot-’em-up classic, released in the golden age of the age of the […]Read More

Murasaki – Shmup and Puzzle Fusion

Shoot ’em ups have been long known for their twitch based gameplay. Murasaki tries to do away with this expectation of the genre by introducing puzzle elements into the mix.         You will be able to use the enemies’ attacks against them. By shooting explosive blocks, for example, you can chain them […]Read More

Deathsmiles Review (PC)

Deathsmiles is Cave’s horizontally scrolling shoot-em up where you battle forces of evil as an angel, or better yet, a goth loli with a help from your familiar. It delivers a more friendly difficulty, while still retaining the original Cave formula. Not to mention its brilliant design and polish are all you might expect from […]Read More

Deathsmiles Coming to Steam March 10th!

Deathsmiles, a cult classic shmup from Cave, is getting a Steam release on March 10th. Cave is well known for their shmups like Mushihimesama, Espagaluda, DoDonPachi, Guwange, Ibara and many others.       In Deathsmiles, you take the role of one of five Angels tasked to defend the magical land of Gilverado from an […]Read More