Tag Archives: shoot em up
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..
Kickstarter exploded this afternoon in the aftermath of a genre-bending announcement for a new indie game in development by yet another group of ex-AAA alumni. In particular, Todd Alderman and Francesco Gigliotti are heading up..
Microsoft’s XNA is, for many indies, the only option when it comes to developing a console game. For Mike Hanson, who develops under the name Psychotic Psoftware, this was certainly the case — his solely-developed..