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Game News – Psikyo Shooting Stars Alpha and Bravo coming west in early 2020

NIS America will release shoot ’em up collections Psikyo Shooting Stars Alpha and Psikyo Shooting Stars Alpha for Switch in early 2020 in North America and Europe, the company announced. Pre-orders are available now at the NIS America Online Store. Each collection contains six Psikyo-developed arcade titles currently available for Switch individually via the Nintendo …

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Game News – ESP Ra.De. Psi debut trailer

M2 has released the debut trailer for ESP Ra.De. Psi, the latest entry in its series of M2 ShotTriggers shoot ’em up re-releases. ESP Ra.De. was originally developed by Cave and published by Atlus for arcades in 1988. If you missed it earlier this week, read more about ESP Ra.De. Psi‘s new “Arcade Plus Mode” …

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Game News – Arcade shoot ’em up Grand Brix Shooter announced for Switch, PC

Publisher Intragames has announced in-house-developed arcade shoot ’em up Grand Prix Shooter for Switch and PC (Steam). It will launch on August 29 with support for English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Russian, Korean, Chinese (both Simplified and Traditional), and Japanese text options. Here is an overview of the game, via Intragames: About Grand Brix Shooter …

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Game News – The Game Paradise: CruisinMix Special for Switch is unedited, includes updates and DLC

Dispatch Games has shared new information on the recently announced Switch version of parody-themed shoot ’em up The Game Paradise: CruisinMix Special. The publisher confirmed the following: The original game content will remain unedited. The cartridge will contain all of the latest updates. The cartridge will contain all of the downloadable content bonuses, which are …

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Game News – ESP Ra.De. Psi launches December 19 in Japan, adds ‘Arcade Plus Mode’

The M2 ShotTriggers release of Cave-developed shoot ’em up ESP Ra.De. is officially titled ESP Ra.De. Psi and will launch for PlayStation 4 and Switch on December 19 in Japan for 6,800 yen at retail and 4,500 yen via download, developer M2 announced. A 9,800 yen limited edition will also be available. It includes a …

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Game News – Vasara Collection for PS4 and PS Vita launches August 13

The PlayStation 4 and PS Vita versions of shoot ’em up collection Vasara Collection will launch via the PlayStation Store on August 13, developer QUByte Interactive announced. The game was previously dated for release on August 13 for PC, August 14 for Xbox One, and August 15 for Switch. Here is an overview of the …

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Game News – Vasara Collection launches August 13 for PC, August 14 for Xbox One, and August 15 for Switch

Vasara Collection will launch for PC via Steam on August 13, Xbox One via the Microsoft Store on August 14, and Switch via the Nintendo eShop on August 15, developer QUByte Interactive told Gematsu. QUByte Interactive said that it cannot currently confirm the release date for the PlayStation 4 and PS Vita versions. While all …

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Game News – Exclusive: The Game Paradise: CruisinMix Special coming to Switch this fall

Dispatch Games and City Connection are bringing parody-themed shoot ’em up The Game Paradise: CruisinMix Special to Switch both physically and digitally this fall in North America and Europe, Gematsu can exclusively reveal. “We are extremely pleased to bring such a beloved title to the west,” said Dispatch Games founder Brian Schorr in a press …

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Game News – Vasara Collection limited run physical edition pre-orders open July 28

The Strictly Limited Games online store will open pre-orders for the limited run physical release of Vasara Collection for PlayStation 4, Switch, and PS Vita on July 28, developer QUByte Interactive announced. Strictly Limited Games will be the exclusive distributor of both the physical standard and collector’s editions of the shoot ’em up collection. Here …

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Game News – Vasara Collection limited run physical edition launches July 27

The Strictly Limited Games online store will open pre-orders for the limited run physical release of Vasara Collection for PlayStation 4, Switch, and PS Vita on July 27, developer QUByte Interactive announced. Strictly Limited Games will be the exclusive distributor of both the physical standard and collector’s editions of the shoot ’em up collection. Here …

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