Shoot-em-up

05.12.10
iPhone It In: Sketch Nation Shooter
05.12.10

iPhone It In: Sketch Nation Shooter

The iPhone App Store is littered with small-minded games. Sure, they may be fun, but they're far to...

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04.28.10
Raystorm HD storming Japanese XBLA and PSN May 5
04.28.10

Raystorm HD storming Japanese XBLA and PSN May 5

Though "mum" is still the word on the stateside release plans of Taito's renovated shoot-em-up Rays...

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04.13.10
Shoot 1UP headed to PSN
04.13.10

Shoot 1UP headed to PSN

Developer Nathan Fouts tells Co-Optimus that his label, Mommy's Best Games, is working to bring Sho...

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06.29.09
Brand new 2D shmup 'Dux' released ... for Dreamcast
06.29.09

Brand new 2D shmup 'Dux' released ... for Dreamcast

It's a sad fact that at the end of every console war, a remainder of die-hard zealots from each cam...

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04.21.09
SNK developing King of Fighters shmup for XBLA
04.21.09

SNK developing King of Fighters shmup for XBLA

We've always enjoyed SNK Playmore's long-running fighting franchise (the aptly named King of Fighte...

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01.29.09
Prepare to evade space on February 16
01.29.09

Prepare to evade space on February 16

Click image for more colorful screens It didn't make it to us in January as hoped, but a press rele...

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09.22.08
Ocean Commander the rarest of things: a disc-based Wii shmup
09.22.08

Ocean Commander the rarest of things: a disc-based Wii shmup

Thanks to the Virtual Console, the Wii could become the best console for shmups since the Saturn, y...

Posted   09.22.08
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07.21.08
VC Monday Madness video wrap-up 7/21/08
07.21.08

VC Monday Madness video wrap-up 7/21/08

After the craziness of E3, we were ready to get back to a bit of normalcy. And what could be more no...

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07.06.08
Bargains on Bully and bullet hell
07.06.08

Bargains on Bully and bullet hell

If you're the type to never pay retail on anything, especially video games, the like-minded misers...

Posted   07.06.08
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