Posts Tagged ‘2D shmups’
  • METAL SLUG 1st & 2nd MISSION Double Pack out on Nintendo Switch

    Posted by on September 15, 2021 under Euro, News, Switch
    SNK CORPORATION proud to announce the "METAL SLUG 1st & 2nd MISSION" Double Pack is launching today, September 15th, 2021, via the Nintendo Switch’s eShop. Contains both NEOGEO POCKET COLOR versions of METAL SLUG 1st MISSION and METAL SLUG 2nd MISSION! Get onto the field and complete your mission, soldier! ■ Experience the simple-yet-deep shooting mechanics the METAL SLUG series i... more.
  • CRITADEL Release Date Set for Switch, Steam & Epic

    Posted by on September 9, 2021 under Euro, News, PC, Switch
    Nicalis, Inc. has set the official release date for Critadel, a new 2D action game from developer Pixelian Studio. The game will be released on Nintendo Switch, Steam and the Epic Games Store on October 13, 2021. Critadel is a futuristic platformer/shooter/roguelike in which players run, jump and blast through the convoluted pathways and secret chambers of a giant mechanical tower. A 360°... more.
  • DariusBurst Another Chronicle EX+ Out Now

    Posted by on August 5, 2021 under Euro, News, PS4, Switch
    TAITO and ININ Games are pleased to announce the release of DariusBurst Another Chronicle EX+. The new, revised Darius experience is now available physically and digitally on Nintendo Switch and Sony PlayStation 4 for Europe and North America. DariusBurst Another Chronicle EX+ is a new revision of DariusBurst AC and comes with gorgeous 3D graphics in the most compelling and challengingly awesom... more.
  • Cotton Reboot Now Available

    Posted by on August 5, 2021 under Euro, News, PC, Switch
    ININ Games has released of BEEP’s side-scrolling shoot ‘em up Cotton Reboot! releasing both digitally and physically on Sony PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch in Europe, Australasia and North America. Cotton is already a much revered and iconic brand appearing on many consoles and computers from  PC Engine, Neo Geo Pocket Color, right through to Playstation. Cotton Reboot! presents Pla... more.
  • Turrican Flashback (Featured Review) Nintendo Switch

    Posted by on July 26, 2021 under Featured Review 1, News, Reviews, Switch
    Shmup aficionados who experienced computer gaming during the mid-to-late 1980s on the Commodore Amiga and Atari ST -- and then during the early 1990s on the Sega Genesis/Megadrive console -- should be familiar with the knuckle-whitening, blistering action of Turrican by developer Rainbow Arts. This frantic, futuristic shmup was eventually given a sequel - known plainly as Turrican II - and release... more.
  • Luckslinger launches this week on Xbox, PlayStation & Nintendo Switch

    Posted by on April 7, 2021 under Euro, News, PS4, Switch, Xbox One
    2Awesome Studio is proud to announce Luckslinger release to Nintendo Switch next Friday 9th April. Luckslinger is currently available on Playstation and Xbox. Luckslinger is an action adventure spaghetti western where you have to rid the west of bandits, steal their luck, and use it for your own good. Fast gunslingers, dark gritty humor, and greed driven anti-heroes mixed with a hip-hop soundtr... more.
  • The Binding of Isaac: Repentance Out Now

    Posted by on March 31, 2021 under Euro, News, PC, Playstation 5, Switch
    Nicalis, Inc. today announced that The Binding of Isaac: Repentance, the "final" chapter in the groundbreaking roguelike twin-stick shooter series, is now available on Steam and at the Epic Games Store. Repentance takes the Binding of Isaac series to new heights of roguelike dungeon adventure, as the tear-shooting toddler descends deeper into the basement for his most unbelievable challenges ye... more.
  • Sturmfront – Console Edition Release Date Announced

    Posted by on March 30, 2021 under Euro, News, PS4, Switch, Xbox One
    Red Art Games, in partnership with developer Andrade Games, is proud to announce that SturmFront - The Mutant War: Übel Edition, will launch digitally on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, the Microsoft Store and Nintendo Switch and later on other consoles on April 2nd for €9.99 / $9.99 / £8.99. An enhanced version of the original bullet-hell arcade inspired classic, SturmFront – The Mutant War: Ü... more.
  • Lucksligner – Coming to Xbox, Playstation & Nintendo Switch this April

    Posted by on March 30, 2021 under Euro, News, PS4, Switch, Xbox One
    2Awesome Studio is proud to announce Luckslinger release to Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Switch this April. Luckslinger will arrive on Playstation next April 6, Xbox will receive the game on the 7th and finally the Nintendo Switch will come on Friday 9th at a price of 9.99€ with a 20% discount.  Pre-orders on Switch are available now and tomorrow on Xbox! Luckslinger i... more.
  • Natsuki Chronicles Launches on PlayStation 4 & Steam Today

    Posted by on February 18, 2021 under Euro, News, PC, PS4
    Thunderful Publishing, Rising Star Games and Japanese boutique developer Qute Corporation today announced that its dramatic side scrolling shoot ’em up Natsuki Chronicles will be digitally launching on Steam and PlayStation® 4 today, priced at $/€19.99 / £15.99. First Press Games will also be preparing a limited edition physical release for Natsuki Chronicles and its vertical scrolling shoot... more.
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