Tag: Twin-Stick Shooters

Ruiner Review

 Gibsonihilistic

HIGH The aesthetics and style are on point.

LOW It runs out of interesting content halfway through the campaign.

WTF Explosive barrels fly towards me when shot??


Vostok, Inc. Review

Spacebucks Never Sleep

HIGH Levelling up my unicorns until I could wipe out the last boss in five seconds.

LOW Having to revisit all forty planets to earn the final boss fight.

WTF Space monster Elephanto.


Solstice Chronicles: MIA Preview

There’s something to be said for going with what works. Solstice Chronicles: MIA is, if nothing else, a prime example of a developer taking tried and true elements and using them to give players exactly what they want. The developers behind The Red Solstice have moved their Sci-fi RPG franchise into a new genre – the twin-stick shooter – and it absolutely works.


Deathstate Review

There Are Places Worse Than Bullet Hell

HIGH The truly huge number of monster types.

LOW Getting killed by bullets coming from offscreen.

WTF Okay, now I’m playing as a laser-shooting eye. Awesome!