onami has been a video game industry mainstay for almost as long as video games have been around. They were also behind several iconic NES and Famicom games back in the systems' heyday. One game that never quite reached mainstream legendary status at first was Crisis Force, released in 1991. With its Japan-only, Famicom only release, it has garnered quite a reputation in the decades since its release... but how does it stack up?
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n this episode of Bullet Heaven, we take a look at the first-ever collaborative efforts of BAN-DAI and Namco with the horizontal Famicom shooter, Macross. based on the classic anime, how does this early licensed Famicom game stack up?
he Sega Dreamcast was (and still is) a pretty amazing system with a decent wealth of shooting games within its awesome library. Giga Wing kicked them all off and even saw a Dreamcast sequel (Giga Wing 2) a year later. How do they stack up?
appy Halloween! In episode 86 of Bullet Heaven HD, we take a look at Deathsmiles, the very first Cave shooting game to see release in North America. It's also one of only three horizontal Cave shooters with some really old concepts... how does it stack up?
t was hard enough to take Rock On seriously with its hilariously bad box art. Its side-splittingly bad attempt at its English prologue didn't help things. By the time we got to the gameplay, it just wasn't funny any more. So how does Rock-On (which was supposed to be titled "Lock-On") fare, exactly? Watch to find out.
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pisode 70 of Bullet heaven HD takes a look at Marsbound and Rockin' Android's Cloudphobia, the first PC review in the whole series to date! How does this Yoko Doujin shooter fare? Watch to find out!
t's time; the finale of the PC-10gine is here! In this episode, we take a look at the legendary Magical Chase! Released the same year as Success' Cotton - another game starring a witch on a broomstick, see episode 66 - saw release in arcades, can it out-witch its competition?
pril Fools...? Maybe so, but hold on, it's time for a long running-joke to come to a seriously unexpected evolutionary turn! The kicker? It's all the truth! In the eighth installment of the PC-10gine, we take a look at Ai Cho Aniki!