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Very nice shooter

Feb/10/2014   By xexedReviewer Rank: 4

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Variable Chaser VALCHASE
studioRAY
$6.63 / 756 JPY | 70pt (Point 10%)
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Enhance your aircraft and defeat the enemies. Side-scrolling shooting game!
Doujin GameShooterExecutable Filewith Musicwith Trial Version
  • Release: Mar/05/2013
  • DL: 6
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This game definitely channels the spirit of the older 16-bit games. The graphics aren't the absolute best, but they are very nice and have a 16-bit spirit to them. There is also a nice level of parallax scrolling throughout the game. There is a system where you earn multiple weapons and can switch between them, almost like a slower-paced Thunder Force game. There are multiple difficulty settings and I think even people who are pretty good at shooters will find some challenge at the higher settings. Overall worth a purchase.

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Absolute must buy!

Feb/10/2014   By xexedReviewer Rank: 4

1 user(s) found this review helpful.

Exclusive STELLAVANITY - Prelude to the Destined Calamity -
Feathered Ether
$6.63 / 756 JPY | 70pt (Point 10%)
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Evolve your ship through 7 stages of intense action! Choose from 6 levels of difficulty and classic C-Gear or advanced S-Gear weaponry. Gain EXP or go classic arcade...
Doujin GameShooterExecutable Filewith Musicwith Trial Version
  • Release: Nov/13/2013
  • DL: 84
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This game is simply one of the best shmups around. It looks beautiful, everything runs extremely smoothly, and it features a complex system with bullet patterns that are nearly at a CAVE level of quality. The music is also wonderful and deserves to be listened to on its own. There is a shop system where you can buy items and you earn the money for this through playing the game. This give a nice incentive for reply, although the base game is good enough you shouldn't need one! At this price you should not pass this up!

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enjoyable, very difficult

Feb/10/2014   By xexedReviewer Rank: 4

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PHANTASM
FLAT
$9.47 / 1,080 JPY | 100pt (Point 10%)
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Let me know if you complete Hard mode without continuing!
Doujin GameShooterExecutable Filewith Voicewith Musicwith Animewith Trial Version
  • Release: May/06/2006
  • DL: 5
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Phantasm is an enjoyable older horizontally scrolling shootemup (shmup). It is nice, with good music and artwork. Visually is it reminiscent of a super nintendo title. However, it is very tough. It features a story mode and you can play individual stages in practice mode. Also note that on windows 7 the game can have some issues with an xbox 360 controller (at least in my experience), but it plays fine with a keyboard.

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Astro Port does it again

Feb/10/2014   By xexedReviewer Rank: 4

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Super Tank warfare Adventia
ASTRO PORT
$9.47 / 1,080 JPY  >> $4.73 / 540 JPY | 50pt (Point 10%)
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Birds-eye-view TANK shooter using WWII models. 4 stages. Multiple scenarios.
Doujin GameShooterExecutable Filewith Musicwith Trial Version
  • Release: Jun/04/2012
  • DL: 15
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Astro Port makes some of the best doujin action games around and Adventia is no exception. It is a little different from their other titles because it is an overhead view tank game where you can rotate the background (a little like the arcade game Assault from Namco). It is a fun action game with multiple tanks to drive, each with a different weapon system. Definitely worth purchasing for fans of action arcade games.

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A CG Collection of old titles

Jan/28/2014   By MiragecgReviewer Rank: Top 50

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Hatori.Aoi CG Works Vol.1
HANGON
$0.94 / 108 JPY  >> $0.47 / 54 JPY | 5pt (Point 10%)
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Game characters and original characters CG image collection.
Doujin SoftwareCG CollectionHTML + Image
  • Release: Oct/04/2010
  • DL: 4
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This is a Cg Collection in HTML+JPG format.
There is no sexual content in it at all.

It's focused on old title, mostly around the end of the 90's, like K*non, One, old Street F*ghter, D*rkstalker and such.
There is different type of CG like sketch, calendar etc...

The art is above average, and not bad for old drawing, and the colors are not bad at all actually.Some are sketch without colors.

Overall, it's bad at all for a 100¥ CG Collection of old drawing.

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You're missing out if you haven't played this!

Jan/27/2014   By nanami

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English Ver. Hatoful Boyfriend -Hatoful complete edition-
MIST[PSI]PRESS
$3.78 / 432 JPY | 40pt (Point 10%)
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The full version of the world's greatest pigeon dating visual novel, in English.
Doujin GameAdventureExecutable FileGirlsOtome Game
  • Release: Feb/15/2012
  • DL: 7244
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This game really packs a punch despite being quite short in length and employing avian characters.

The routes are all fairly straightforward (i.e. it's not very hard to get the good ending) and each character had something unique to bring to the table. I even warmed up to Okosan, who I didn't expect to like. I actually enjoyed the bonus stage much more than the otome part! This stage delves deeper into the overarching story with a more serious tone, and you get to see how all the characters are tied together by the threads of fate. I'll admit that I did shed a tear at a few scenes...

I have to point out the writing in this game. It's fantastic! It's absolutely hilarious and the anime references were sneaked in when appropriate.

From the premise to the writing, I don't think I'll be forgetting this one for a while.

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Rich, great BGM for horror.

Jan/24/2014   By SourjellyReviewer Rank: Top 50

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FREE horror BGM
pierrotlunaire
$13.26 / 1,512 JPY | 140pt (Point 10%)
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This is the materials for creators of amateur game and contains a set for horror adventure game with bonus.
Doujin SoftwareMusicMP3 Filewith Musicwith Trial Version
  • Release: Aug/22/2009
  • DL: 8
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if you are an indie game developer, and willing to make a horror game, I would recommend you buy this product. strong and sharp steel grinding noises to chill down your spine. and it's great for boss fight BGM as well. more over, not only for game developing, this music itself is great enough to enjoy. also there's bonus sound effects that were resourced to make this BGMs. great product. worth 15 bucks.

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Good finish to a wonderful series.

Nov/25/2013   By Kenji321Reviewer Rank: 9

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English Ver. Mikumari Vol. 3
:SAVER
$4.73 / 540 JPY | 50pt (Point 10%)
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Diving for secrets in the underwater "Cove of Mikumari," M*kki's hopes exceed her abilities when she exhausts all her lung power... Meanwhile, T*kahiro and A*pha rush for her rescue.
DoujinshiMangaJPEG Filewith PDF File
  • Release: Aug/20/2012
  • DL: 57
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  • (1)
  • (8)

The artist of this series must have loved the original series a lot. I will try not to give spoilers but this is definitely work picking up. By the end of this volume we receive a conclusion but the work still should go on in my opinion. If you're a fan of underwater scenes then you'll be please to know that some are present within the pages. Its been a while since its release and I hope the artist does more in the future.

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Pickup

Fantastic!

Nov/25/2013   By あるふぁさん

3 user(s) found this review helpful.

Exclusive STELLAVANITY - Prelude to the Destined Calamity -
Feathered Ether
$6.63 / 756 JPY | 70pt (Point 10%)
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Evolve your ship through 7 stages of intense action! Choose from 6 levels of difficulty and classic C-Gear or advanced S-Gear weaponry. Gain EXP or go classic arcade...
Doujin GameShooterExecutable Filewith Musicwith Trial Version
  • Release: Nov/13/2013
  • DL: 84
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  • (2)
  • (14)

With seven stages, a True Last Boss, multitude of difficulty settings, a myriad of configuration options to optimize your weapons, this is one of the most complex games of its genre right now.

Still, don't let the apparently daunting difficulty or complex scoring fool you: there is a lot of fun to be had!

Simply put, one of the best STG out there and it's a relief to finally see it in the english version of DLsite and at a reduced price. Go get this right now!

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Pickup

Excellent VN

Nov/12/2013   By meganeroReviewer Rank: Top 50

1 user(s) found this review helpful.

English Ver. World End Economica episode.1
Spicy Tails
$11.36 / 1,296 JPY | 120pt (Point 10%)
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The story is unfolded upon our head, the Moon in near future, caught by money.
Doujin GameDigital NovelExecutable Filewith Music
  • Release: Jun/12/2013
  • DL: 158
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This is a fine example that a VN does not need to be sexualised to be good.

The story is engaging, the translation did a good job and the plot, while not an easy subject, didn't underestimate the readers by dumbing down the subject.
...I have to admit there were several moments where I glossed over what was being talked about, but that was not the fault of the translation; it's just that I'm simply not that interested in stock trading.

The lack of voice didn't bother me, but sometimes, for some of the more heartfelt moments, I wished they had had a CG drawn for it.

The price is well worth it for a VN of this quality.

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