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Reviews - Galaxian (NES)

Genre: Shooter - Publisher: Namco - Release Year: 1979 - For: NES

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“Party like it's 1979”

published 18/04/2011

Very easy to pick up, looks quite good given syste...

Not exactly deep, gets very difficult later on, no...

Introduction Being staggeringly old by the standards of most of the internet generation (which is to say, over 21) I can actually remember Galaxian when it was a fixture in amusement arcades everywhere. Come to that, I can remember when amusement arcades themselves – rather than the sad, gambling...

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“Galaxian As Good As Gone?”

published 15/05/2010

A solid and steady, space shooter

No music, same wave of aliens, maybe award clearin...

*Review primarily focuses on the single-player experience.* A port of the 1979 fixed space shooter (I've never played the arcade original) where the player's ship shoots at (same) swarm after swarm of attacking alien armies. Visual - basic background (since stars are scrolling at same speed) and...

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