Tag Archives: shmup

Konami Shmup Thunder Cross Joins The Arcade Archives This Week
Take to the skies. This week’s Arcade Archives release is the 1988 Konami side-scrolling shoot ’em up, Thunder Cross. As the player, [...]
Review: Project Starship X – An Unconventional Shmup That’s Full Of New Ideas
X marks the spot. Just as we tend to approach games that try to hammer the shoot-em-up into a new mould with an air of caution, Project Starship X, in [...]
Wacky Shmup Parody Project Starship X Launches On Switch Today
“CRASH-KILL comical abominations in flashy 16-bit style!”. While the shmup genre can take itself very seriously at times, it’s also [...]
Return To Sci-Fi’s Golden Era As New Shmup Squadron 51 Launches On Switch This Year
Kickstarter Campaign now live. Science Fiction’s golden era really is calling to us lately. After the news that Grey Skies: A War of the Worlds Story [...]
Celebrated Shmup Raiden IV Is Coming To Switch In Remixed Form
New music and modes, as well as online play. Developer Moss has revealed that it is bringing its 2007 shooter Raiden IV to Switch next year. Raiden IV x [...]
PQube Is Releasing A Totally Free “DanMachi” Shmup On The Switch eShop
It’s not wrong to want to download this. Is It Wrong To Try To Pick Up Girls In A Dungeon? – Infinite Combate has to rank as one of the [...]
Review: Crimzon Clover – World EXplosion – Another Must-Have Shmup For Your Switch
Roll out the crimson carpet for this bullet hell classic. Yotsubane’s Crimzon Clover has had quite the journey over the past decade. Beginning as a [...]
Knights & Guns Brings A Mash-Up Of Shmup And Pang-Style Action To Switch Early Next Year
When swords are not enough… Baltoro Games – the same publisher behind Urban Flow, Moto Rush GT and the Paratopic Switch port. – have just [...]
Grood Is A ‘Heavy Metal-Fueled’ Shmup Firing Onto Switch Next Week
And it’s only $5. Launching at the end of next week on the Nintendo Switch eShop is Grood, a shoot ’em up that’ll have you taking on an [...]
Neo Geo Shmup Andro Dunos Is Getting A Switch-Based Sequel
Coming this year, apparently. Well, that was unexpected. Andro Dunos might not be at the top of your list of must-have side-scrolling blasters from the [...]
RPG Shmup Astro Aqua Kitty Shows Its Claws Ahead Of Switch Release
Feline groovy. Tikipod – the studio behind Stealth Bastard, Gravity Crash and Rock Boshers – is working on a sequel to its hit shooter Aqua Kitty UDX, and [...]
Retro-Style Arcade Shmup Rangok Skies Is Blasting Onto Switch
Demo now available on Steam. The Switch is about to play host to yet another retro-style shmup, as Rangok Skies has been confirmed for Nintendo’s [...]