Classic arcade-style shmup action, a cute pastel art style, and a quest to save breakfast combine in indie cute-’em-up Hazelnut Hex.
A few years after its PC debut, Next Game Level’s sci-fi horror-themed shoot-’em-up Remote Life comes to console later this month.
Taito Milestones collects ten important pieces of Taito history, but a barebones package does nothing to contextualise their significance.
By encouraging bombs to be used instead of hoarded, Z-Warp puts a clever twist on bullet hell shoot ’em ups.
bulo studio’s shoot-’em-up creation tool SHMUP Creator is out now, and it shows a lot of potential for budding game developers.
Crimzon Clover: World EXplosion brings the best version of one of the best doujin bullet hells around to PC, in all its chaotic glory.
Scrolling shoot-’em-up and roguelike don’t always mix well, but Operation STEEL makes the combination work, for the most part.
Castle of Shikigami 2 brings another classic early-2000s shmup to Steam, with a new, more coherent translation and some fun new modes.
Gynoug brings one of the Mega Drive’s most visually unique shoot-’em-ups to Switch with some handy new accessibility features.
Space Moth: Lunar Edition gives the Black Label remix treatment to a great indie bullet hell, taking it to exhilarating new heights.