All Articles about Bullet Hell Games

A wizard, a warrior, and a rogue facing off against innumerable enemies in key art for Pathfinder: Gallowspire Survivors

Pathfinder: Gallowspire Survivors Release Date Revealed For September

BKOM Studios and Paizo have announced the Pathfinder: Gallowspire Survivors release date. The game, which takes influence from popular arcade horde-'em-up Vampire Survivors, will launch into Early…

August 14, 2023 | 10:03 EDT

Key art for Touhou: New World depicting its main characters

New Touhou: New World Trailers Introduce Crazy Characters Aplenty

Marvelous Entertainment has released four new Touhou: New World character trailers showing some of the characters you'll be meeting. Some of them will be your friends, while you'll have to do battle…

May 1, 2023 | 10:19 EDT

PhaigeX: Hyperspace Survivors

Fast-paced Space Shooter PhaigeX: Hyperspace Survivors Announced for PC; Demo Already Available

Developer Traitorean Games announced its upcoming fast-paced "survivor-style" space shooter titled PhaigeX: Hyperspace Survivors. The game is scheduled to enter early access for PC via Steam in…

March 25, 2023 | 04:49 EDT

Artwork for Touhou: New World, showing the game's characters

Touhou: New World Western Release Confirmed For Summer

Are you ready for another Touhou Project title? XSEED and Marvelous have revealed that Touhou: New World, a new entry in the long-running bullet-hell RPG series, is heading West in summer. The game…

March 15, 2023 | 10:31 EDT

Touhou Shinsekai

Touhou Shinsekai Re-Revealed By Scarlet Curiosity Developer & Marvelous

Today Marvelous Entertainment announced that it will publish a new Touhou Project game titled Touhou Shinsekai developed by Ankake Spa. The game is actually not fully new, as it was revealed by the…

February 5, 2023 | 01:00 EST

Bumble The Abominable Fight

Soustone Survivors Bumble The Abominable Achievement Guide

The Winterfall Update for Soulstone Survivors dropped in December of 2022, and added new weapons as well as a Secret Lair for Bumble The Abominable, a secret boss that's not only tough to defeat but…

January 22, 2023 | 02:12 EST

A spread-shot cover of The Knight Witch, showcasing main character Rayne posing on the left side, and the game name on the right side.

The Knight Witch Review

The thing about the bullet hell sub-genre of shmups is that it operates on a tried-and-true rule of “if it ain’t broke, don’t break it”. These are titles that have seen endless exercises in skill-…

November 28, 2022 | 08:00 EST

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Soulstone Survivors

Soulstone Survivors is an action-filled roguelike adventure where players will demolish hordes of enemies and face intense boss battles all while learning how to hone their skills to create a deadly…

October 31, 2022 | 01:16 EDT

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Brotato is a top-down arena shooting roguelike bullet hell that has you playing as a potato wielding up to 6 weapons. As Brotato, you're the sole survivor of a spaceship from Potato World that has…

October 17, 2022 | 03:44 EDT

Kris and Susie skipping a rock across the water in Deltarune

Deltarune Update Promises "Smoother" Development

Toby Fox has provided a Deltarune update detailing what's going on with the game's development. Fox says the structure for the next few chapters is in place, and that development will be "smoother"…

September 15, 2022 | 08:09 EDT

Kris crossing the road in Deltarune

New Deltarune Chapters Not Coming This Year

Toby Fox has revealed that new Deltarune chapters won't be on their way this year. Fox says there are plans to celebrate the anniversary of both Undertale and Deltarune Chapter 2, both of which…

September 6, 2022 | 10:28 EDT

The main character being tempted to pick up a key by villain Dr. Krull in Restless Soul

Restless Soul Review

As Bob Dylan once wrote, "just remember/That death is not the end". He wasn't talking about Restless Soul, but his lyrics certainly apply to Fuz Games' new comedy bullet hell adventure. In fact, in …

September 1, 2022 | 03:05 EDT

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ITTA Review

The intensity and the fun of a bullet-hell game comes as you successfully weave between endless patterns made up of hundreds of bullets, mashing the “fire” key as you desperately try to take down the…

May 22, 2020 | 01:00 EDT

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Bullet Points: ITTA's Ruined Landscape

The bullet-hell with Zelda-like overworld ITTA came from a development tale of personal struggle. Jacob Williams, a.k.a. Glass Revolver, began work on the game at a low point in life. The very…

May 4, 2020 | 11:00 EDT

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ITTA is a bullet-hell game forged from the throes of despair and hope that had engulfed developer Jacob Williams' life. Begun in a psychiatric ward, it tells the story of fighting odds even when…

April 15, 2020 | 06:12 EDT