Sisters Royale channels the clever design that set Castle of Shikigami apart from its peers, but with a much more humorous story and a super-cute art style.
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Flying Red Barrel, a sky pirate-themed shoot-’em-up from the people behind QP Shooting and Sugiri, comes to Steam on June 19.
Iwate Mountain Dance pits players against 15 multi-stage bosses that each put their own twist on the bullet hell and platformer genres.
Described as ‘a boss-rush style adventure about loss, grief and hope’, ITTA brings its bullet hell action to Switch and PC on April 22.
Korean developer Intragames’ new ‘bullet-hell fusion’ shoot-’em-up will have you combining aircraft as you dodge bullets when it arrives on PC and Switch.
Black Bird combines frantic shmup action with a dark, surreal fairy tale that’s unflinching in its takedown of capitalism. Sublime.
Ikaruga is one of the best-known bullet hell shoot ’em ups, and the Switch port gives it a new lease on life. It’s famous for its difficulty, but the way Ikaruga finds depth and meaning in its challenge is what makes it truly brilliant.
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Bullet Soul: Infinite Burst is a re-imagining of Bullet Soul, with a revamped scoring system and new enemy patterns, but the same energetic shmup action.
Rabi-Ribi cleverly combines the Metroidvania and bullet hell genres, using a silly but heartfelt story and adorable pixel art to seal the deal.