Tag Archives: shoot em up
Dimension Drive is a fast-paced shmup game packed with complex fire patterns, frantic boss battles, and a unique dual-game design feature. It is currently being developed by David Jiménez and Alejandro Santiago of 2Awesome Studio, who also work full time at..
There’s never a shortage of action-packed titles on mobile devices, but Son of Light is looking to remix old-school shoot ‘em up features to include modern elements. French studio Uncommon Games, drawing inspiration from titles..
A Shmup combined with a point-and-click adventure? An actionable pew-pew spaceship coupled with the thoughtful pace of puzzle-solving and dialogue-clicking? What is this sorcery?! It’s called Starr Mazer, and this unusual coupling is now campaigning on Kickstarter...
Crimzon Clover WORLD IGNITION is a perfect reminder of why old Arcade games could keep you glued to a screen for hours and still keep you coming back for more. Created by Japanese developer Yotsubane, Crimzon Clover was originally..
Developer Orange Juice’s QP Shooting – Dangerous! puts a ridiculous twist on scrolling shooters. Whereas typically you would see a space ship or fighter jet (think Capcom’s 1942 series or Captain Skyhawk), you have QP, a pudding-obsessed..
There is a certain charm to be had with arcade shoot-em-ups; be it the fast paced action, addictive ‘get the highest score’ adrenaline rush, or just the pleasurable feeling of destroying everything that lays within..
Pixel Boy and the Ever Expanding Dungeon is a long title for what seems to be a quintessential indie game: It’s an “Action-RPG shoot- em-up,” as its Steam page describes, wrapped in a retro graphics..
Power-Up is an entertaining 2D sidescrolling space shooter, inspired by old school shoot-em-ups such as R-Type, Hellfire, and Project-X. While it does little to innovate, it offers up plenty of retro-styled sidescrolling thrills with plenty of..