I’ve commented before on my thoughts about the shmup genre. I’ve never been particularly good at shmups, but I respect the genre’s commitment to genuine challenge so much that I gravitate toward the genre anyway. I recently, however, found out about a shooter that I found to be perfect for people like me.
Despite my better judgment, I’ve been playing a lot of shmups lately, which has resulted in a lot of cursing and ragequits. Yet, I keep coming back for more, and thinking about why that is has given me some really interesting ideas.