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Tuesday
Jun252013

Bullet Heaven HD, Episode 75 - Rock-On

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.

Did you like what you saw here today? Questions and comments are not only welcome, but encouraged! And don't forget, new episodes of Bullet Heaven go live every Tuesday!

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Monday
Apr152013

Bullet Heaven HD, Episode 70 - Cloudphobia

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!

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Wednesday
Apr102013

Bullet Heaven HD, Episode 69 - Magical Chase (PC-10gine Finale)

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?

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Monday
Apr012013

Bullet Heaven HD, Episode 67: Ai Cho Aniki (PC-10gine #8)

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! 

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Monday
Mar182013

Bullet Heaven HD, Episode 66: Fantastic Night Dreams: Cotton (PC-10gine #7)

itches. Broomsticks. Pink hair. Fairies. Punishing difficulty. Wait, what? In this episode of Bullet Heaven HD, we take a look at the cute but deadly hard Fantastic Night Dreams: Cotton for PC Engine Super CD!

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Thursday
Feb212013

Bullet Heaven HD, Episode 64: Wonder Boy III: Monster Lair (PC-10gine #5)

he Bullet Heaven PC-10gine continues! What you're seeing has been captured and reviewed from genuine PC Engine Duo-R hardware for 2013's special episode set!

In this episode of Bullet Heaven, Team Duo tackles the triple-genre-blended Wonder Boy III: Monster Lair (Not to be confused with Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap)! It's Action Platformer meets Run-and-gun meets shmup in episode 64!

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Saturday
Feb092013

Bullet Heaven HD, Episode 62 - Zero Wing (PC-10GINE #3)

he Bullet Heaven PC-10gine continues! What you're seeing has been captured and reviewed from genuine PC Engine Duo-R hardware for 2013's special episode set!

In episode 62 of Bullet Heaven, we take a look at Zero Wing, a Toaplan-developed side-scroller with an infamous past...  

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Saturday
Dec292012

Bullet Heaven, Episode M1 -  Vritra

ini. Mobile. Shmups.

 

Welcome to Bullet Heaven M, the mini, snack-sized, on-the-go Bullet Heaven looking at Mobile and Handheld shooters for your phones, tablets and portable gaming systems. This Season 4 series will examine games that we just can't directly record for Bullet Heaven (PSP notwithstanding) in a shorter, concise format.

 

Didn't like it? Let me know where to improve, and Bullet Heaven M will evolve in turn!

 

In Episode M-1, we take a look at the 2012 iOS and Android release, Vritra, a side-scrolling shmup with dragons. Worth the $2? Watch to find out!

 

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