Alright its old, but considdering, the visuals are actualy really quite good. in being old it is made for a by gone generation where games took so long to complete because they were around an hour and halfs work of extreme difficulty. you may only ever get to to the second stage but its good fun all the way, and concidering its only about 4 pound for the game i'd call it a sound investment. if you like games like ikaruga or r type then this will slip nicely into your collection. One slight thingthat i have had a bit of trouble with is that one of the weapon types can ocationaly malfunction, but only on ocation, and its not the best gun anyway.
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