Whereas the shmup style can take itself very significantly at occasions, it is also able to self-deprecation, as is evidenced by the likes of Parodius, Star Parodier and Recreation Tengoku.
We’re getting one other shooter parody so as to add to that blend at the moment, as Undertaking Starship X hits Nintendo Swap, PS4 and Xbox One.
This is some PR:
Undertaking Starship is again with a wacky tackle cosmic horror. On this rogue-lite shooter, you’ll take the function of the tentacled-yet-hip Swagthulhu as you CRASH-KILL comical abominations in flashy 16-bit model! With multi-purpose dodge mechanics and tons of loopy pick-ups, you’ll be capable of crash your ship straight by the enemy and emerge unscathed. Undertaking Starship X celebrates style conventions by turning them upside-down!
We’ll be reviewing this one, however in case you fancy taking the plunge earlier than listening to our verdict, you may be to study that Undertaking Starship X is on provide for a brief interval, costing £7.19 within the UK (down from £8.99).