Posts Tagged ‘shmup’

Phalanx Remake coming to Wii

Despite the unbelievably strange box art, Phalanx is a good looking shmup. In 2001 it was ported to the GBA (with much better box art). Zoom, Inc. is working on a remake for Japanese Wii players. Hopefully it will be released elsewhere, since so-called “Wii-makes” are apparently the rage right now. Check out some screenshots […]

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Cho Aniki release on US VC? Srsly? O_O

It’s great to see some Japan-only games being released on the US Wii Virtual Console. We’re finally able to legally (and cheaply) try out these games, many of which were gems that I don’t understand why they weren’t localized originally. But today Nintendo is releasing a Turbo-Grafx 16 game that I never expected to see […]

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Shooting Video Game History Collection 2

Following on their popular Shooting Video Game History Collection, Yujin has second collection of shooting game history gashapon. Included in this collection are Opa Opa from Fantasy Zone, the R-90 Ragnarok from R-Type III, the R-Gray1 from Raystorm, Gaia from Star Luster and GeoSword from Star Blade. It’s a shame that by the time I […]

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Gradius Rebirth Stage 1

via TinyCardtridge.com I’ll definitely be picking this one up! The boss entrance is awesome!

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