Entries in Vertical (42)

Wednesday
Jan212015

Bullet Heaven HD, Episode 121 - Mars Matrix

inter Dreams continues: In episode 87 of Bullet Heaven HD, we took a look at Giga Wing and its sequel, Giga Wing 2 for the Sega Dreamcast. We came away slightly disappointed, mostly because of some crippling input lag, especially in the first game. Developer Takumi makes a return to the Dreamcast with 2001's Mars Matrix... but how does it fare?

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Wednesday
Jan212015

Bullet Heaven HD, Episode 120 - Twinkle Star Sprites

inter dreams has resumed for 2015! In this episode of Bullet Heaven HD, we take a look at yet another genre fusion with Twinkle Star Sprites. Previously seeing release on several consoles in the past, the Dreamcast release omits a lot of features from previous versions. But how does it stack up?

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Sunday
Dec212014

Bullet Heaven HD, Episode 116 - Alltynex Second

ith the rest of the Tale of Alltynex Trilogy now up on Steam, it's finally time to take a look at the games preceding and following the events of RefleX, which we took a look at in episode 96 of Bullet Heaven HD! Alltynex Second is a 2010 Prequel to the events of Reflex. With a decade of time under its belt from the release of Kamui in 1999, how does it fare?

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Tuesday
Dec022014

Bullet Heaven HD, Episode 114 - Blast Wind

Man, Technosoft, right? They're just awesome when it comes to their shooting games, especially with the Thunder Force series. But on the Saturn, Technosoft had a little more up its sleeve with titles such as Blast Wind. How does this hard-to-find vertical blaster fare? Watch to find out! 

 

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Saturday
Nov222014

Bullet Heaven HD, Episode 113 - Soukyugurentai

any a time, a game can become legendary because of how hard it is to find or how much it costs. Only rarely does a game become a legend based on its gameplay alone, but Soukyugurentai seems to do so. But how does it do it? Watch to find out...  

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Wednesday
Oct012014

Bullet Heaven EX-12 - Raiden III Revisited

n episode 35 of Bullet Heaven HD, we took an in-depth look at Raiden III for the Playstation 2 and it ended up getting a bit of lashing. Just how well does it fare on PC?

 

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Tuesday
Aug122014

Bullet Heaven HD, Episode 106 - Fast Striker ver.1.5

he Summer Dreams Block Continues on Bullet Heaven HD!

 

In this episode of Bullet Heaven HD, we take a look at the super-varied Fast Striker on the Sega Dreamcast! With three different core modes each with unique ship and scoring behavior, how does this snappy vertical shmup stack up?


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Monday
Jul142014

Bullet Heaven HD, Episode 104 - Crimzon Clover: World Ignition

After years of requests for a Crimzon Clover review, it's finally time! Does Crimzon Clover deserve the "God-Tier" status it has garnered? It's time to stack up the newly steam-released Crimzon Clover: World Ignition to find out!

 

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