Eschatos is the spiritual successor to Judgement Silversword and Cardinal Sins. Featuring cinematic 3D polygonal graphics and a pounding synth soundtrack, this is one of the best non-bullet hell shoot ’em ups out there.
Developer: Qute Publisher: Degica Available on: Windows PC, Xbox 360 (JP only)
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Shmup Essentials: Eschatos-Sometimes a game doesn’t need to do anything especially new to be a great experience. Sometimes it just has to do what it does really, really well. Qute’s Eschatos, originally released only in Japan for Xbox 360, then subsequently ported to PC by Degica, very much falls into this category. On paper, it’s an incredibly conventional vertically scrolling … Continue reading Shmup Essentials: Eschatos→
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