Unless you're already a huge Gyruss fan, this isn't a must-own Xbox Live Arcade download.
The good: Great graphics and music, very fun and challenging, amazing control, warping through planets is a great idea, made by the creator of Street Fighter. The bad: Tempest and Galaga fans have seen this before. G... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
This is an adaption of a classic Konami arcade game, but I'll just say that this game truely outdoes it's predecessor, because it takes everthing about the original game that was good and added in new elements which make... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
Seeing as i'd never played Gyruss before, i thought OK nothing to lose.....prolly gonna be another generic shooter, or a copy of time pilot. as soon as i got into the game i was like....oh cool, and once i'd gotten in... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Gameplay: You control a ship and basically can move on the outer rim of the screen (like in Tempest). Throughout the levels you'll be shooting the same ships over and over again, trying to dodge any hits so you can keep ... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
I'm giving this a higher score than most just because it was one of my favorite arcade games growing up, I think mostly because of the musicand the paddle feature. Playing this on the xbox 360 is the best port I've seen ... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Gyruss, despite being an excellent game, just can’t seem to get a decent break. Combining the greatest elements of arcade shooters of the 80’s, it took the action of Galaga and the mechanics of Tempest and brought them t... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
A tube shooter that stands the test of time. Take the idea of the Atari classic Tempest. Make the graphics bit-based instead of vector-based, and have it playable longer than in spazzy bursts. Take the gameplay elements ... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
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