Tag Archives: Shoot ’em up

A ridiculously stylish R-Type animation made mostly by one person

Irem‘s side scrolling shoot-em-up classic R-Type, known for its grotesque alien bosses and intense difficulty amongst other things, has been remarkably captured in this unique animated short that tells the story of a young man trapped inside what has been labelled as one … Continue reading

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REVIEW – Dariusburst Chronicle Saviours (PC/PS4/Vita)

Dariusburst Chronicle Saviours Developer: Pyramid, Chara-Ani Publisher: Degica Platform(s): PC, PS4, Vita Release Date: December 8th 2015 Links: Official Website Reviewed by Oliver Jameson (@MinusWorld) Almost 30 years have passed since Taito‘s Darius series first made its way into arcades across Japan, bringing … Continue reading

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You’ve Probably Never Played… Judgement Silversword: Rebirth Edition

Judgement Silversword: Rebirth Edition Developer:  M-KAI Publisher: Qute Platform(s): WonderSwan Color Release Date: February 2nd 2003 (Japan exclusive) The tale of the WonderSwan is a curious one. Released exclusively in Japan by Bandai and worked on by the legendary Gunpei Yokoi, the man … Continue reading

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Get kitted out to pilot the Vic Viper, courtesy of this GAMES GLORIOUS x KONAMI collab

This year marks 30 years since the release of the original Gradius, the first entry into Konami’s long-standing and highly influential shoot ’em up series. If you’re a big shoot ’em up fan, you’ll undoubtedly want to mark such a momentous … Continue reading

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