Darius Cozmic Collection is a journey through the history of Taito’s classic, aquatic-themed shoot-’em-up, perfectly emulated by the retro masters at M2.
Darius Cozmic Collection, coming to Switch and PS4 on June 16, celebrates the 2D era of Taito’s classic side-scrolling shoot-’em-up series.
Flying Red Barrel, a sky pirate-themed shoot-’em-up from the people behind QP Shooting and Sugiri, comes to Steam on June 19.
The Thunder Force AC Switch release will be another addition to the console’s impressive library of shmups when it launches in the West on May 28.
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.
Astebreed takes a more cinematic approach to the scrolling shoot ’em up, and though it doesn’t always work perfectly, it makes for an exciting game indeed.
We’ve got two Nintendo Switch download codes for Onion Games’ brilliant new shoot ’em up, Black Bird. Check back each day for bonus entries!
Black Bird combines frantic shmup action with a dark, surreal fairy tale that’s unflinching in its takedown of capitalism. Sublime.
Monkey King: Master of the Clouds brings the classic Journey of the West-inspired shoot ’em up Chuka Taisen to Switch, and it’s a good one.
Space Invaders Extreme makes its way to PC courtesy of Degica Games, and finds a good balance between classical appeal and modern innovation.