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1. Posted: Fri 15th May 2009 17:36 BST
Ok, so it happens, I am looking for good shooters on VC. I only own one; Soldier Blade, which i adore. I have been reading reviews on the site, and had a look at some of the videos. I feel however I have no better grasp of what ones I would like.
The biggest problem is, I don't want the experience to be worse then Soldier Blade, I have looked mostly Axelay, and Blazing Lasers. Not sure if i will like horizontal shooters as much either.
So, I need opinions, have a suggestion, throw it at me. Made up my mind for me? Trow it at me as well, i just need some opinions.
2. Posted: Fri 15th May 2009 18:57 BST
Here are a few shooters which I can strongly recommend: Lords of Thunder, Gate of Thunder, Blazing Lazers, Axelay, M.U.S.H.A. and LifeForce. I have Soldier Blade as well and if that is the experience you're after go with Blazing Lazers or M.U.S.H.A. I would recommend watching some gameplay videos on YouTube as well. It may help you find the one that suits you best. If you have any questions, feel free to ask.
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3. Posted: Fri 15th May 2009 19:03 BST
I've been thinking about getting Star Parodier. How does this game compare to other shooters?
4. Posted: Fri 15th May 2009 19:06 BST
Personally I like Final Soldier. The only problem is that it becomes really really punishingly evil a few levels in but the gameplay is solid. Also, the soundtrack has a few really great tracks.
5. Posted: Fri 15th May 2009 19:07 BST
Well, considering MUSHA is 900WP, and Blazing Lasers (Kick as name as it so happens) 600WP, is the extra 300WP worth it if you compare, I mean, MUSHA has style, but i rather not fork out 300WP extra for something that might be just a tad better?
6. Posted: Fri 15th May 2009 19:08 BST
You'll love Blazing Lazers and Star Parodier. There's also another 2 or 3 Star Soldier titles available. If you still want more after that, then go for every shooter that NintendoLife gives a good score.
7. Posted: Fri 15th May 2009 19:18 BST
Also, which one is longer, MUSHA or Blazing Lazers? Because the way i saw it when i first got Solider Blade was that, it was the best VC shooter points could buy considering modes, cost, and length.
8. Posted: Fri 15th May 2009 21:29 BST
I would Definitely choose Blazing Lazers over MUSHA. I felt MUSHA was kind of short but its still fun to play. I still haven't beaten Blazing Lazers but it might be because I'm playing it on a harder difficulty too. Blazing Lazers still has more stages and cooler power-ups than MUSHA does. I find Blazing Lazers to be the better value at only 600 points.
Edited on Fri 15th May, 2009 @ 21:30 by WolfRamHeart
9. Posted: Fri 15th May 2009 21:55 BST
OK! Blazing Lazers is winner! and some time down the track, i will get Axelay. Because i found out that it does both horizontal, and vertical.
10. Posted: Fri 15th May 2009 22:01 BST
Yeah, Axelay is one game no shooter fan should ever be without and I hope you enjoy Blazing Lazers!
Edited on Fri 15th May, 2009 @ 22:02 by WolfRamHeart
11. Posted: Fri 15th May 2009 23:23 BST
Blazing Lazers is the stuff of fantasies. It is everything i liked about Solider Blade, but harder.Would have been nice with some other modes, but i got up to area 7or 8, and died, and I am soooooo looking forward to doing it again!
Edited on Fri 15th May, 2009 @ 23:24 by KoKoO_Psy
12. Posted: Wed 20th May 2009 11:34 BST
If you want to try a horizontal shooter that's a bit different I suggest Super Fantasy Zone for Megadrive. It's not Defender, but it's pretty nice (and quite challenging!).
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