27 Best Bullet Hell Games To Play in 2017: Page 2 of 5

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21. Xenoraptor

Lone dragon fighting robotic chainsaws in space

Xenoraptor is an Early Access bullet hell shooter developed by Peter Cleary. In the game you play as a cybernetic dragon with a nice arsenal of weapons on a mission to annihilate mechanized cybernetic chainsaws.

The map at the bottom helps you to find the objective.

The game features more than 100 customizable weapons which you can fit on your dragon, the ability to design your own weapons, quick fast based gameplay, responsive controls and a wide variety of enemies and huge bosses. The game also features in game physics and enables the player to use objects in space against the enemies, like propelling a debris or asteroid at your enemies using your weapons. Up to 8 players can play the game in online or lan co-op, greatly increasing the fun factor.

The graphics are well designed and explosions look cool.

The game is extremely fun and challenging especially when played along with friends, highly recommended for a LAN party.

20. Raiden III Digital Edition

A classic hit for modern systems

Raiden 3 Digital Edition is the revival of the classic old Raiden games which were famous for their awesome soundtrack,challenging gameplay, and awesomepowerups. Your job is to save the earth from the invading aliens.

Your ship can fire at a wide angle if upgraded accordingly.

Raiden 3 retains all the good features of the old games while introducing new 3d visuals, different viewing angles, co-op modes and over 36 different soundtracks from the original game. The added features includes different gaming modes like Score Attack and Boss Rush.In Score Attack the player competes to break the high score and in Boss Rush mode the player focuses on fighting against all the bosses. Seven difficult levels must be completed to finish the game with an unique boss at the end of each level. Up to two players can play together in the various modes.

The old school graphics and fast paced gameplay of Raiden.

If you have played the old Raiden games and want to relive the past this game is a must play. Also new players will surely be satisfied with the cool soundtrack and action gameplay.

The epic soundtrack

19. Crimzon Clover WORLD IGNITION

Crimzon Clover World Ignition is a top down vertical bullet hell shooter from indie developer YOTSUBANE. The game is quite famous for its arcade roots and challenging gameplay.

All I can see are a lot of stars and a lot of missiles.

The game boasts high resolution graphics and textures, adding depth to the already great gameplay. Three different types of aircrafts are available for the player to choose before they set out on their bullet hell adventure.The game features interesting bosses and exhilarating gameplay mechanics.

I couldn’t find the boss anywhere, just a lot of bullets flying everywhere

The game promises a balanced difficulty level, with hard challenges for the veterans of the shoot ‘emup genre. You can also save and share replays to show off your skills.

18. Dariusburst chronicle saviours

Epic game rendered with high quality 3d models

Dariusburst chronicle saviours is the latest bullet hell shooter from the critically acclaimed Taito. This version contains all the content from the other Darius series.

You have enough firepower to destroy this huge ship, just look at the explosion.

The game features various gameplay modes with over 3000+ levels in the chronicles mode and about 200 levels in the story mode with up to 40 different bosses. Players can choose from up to 9 different ships. The game also supports 4 player co-op and multi monitor and widescreen monitor support.

I’ve heard that crab meat is very tasty. It’s a shame, you can’t eat this crab 

Dariusburst chronicle saviours is fun to party play and is quite challenging. The soundtracks are awesome which adds a layer of icing to the gameplay.

17. Hyperspace Invaders II: Pixel Edition

Too many pixels!

Hyperspace Invaders II: Pixel Edition is a vertical bullet hell shooter from the indie developer Entity Medialab. The game is extremely difficult and challengingdue to an extremely large amount of enemies and bullets on screen but fun at the same time.

The invaders have gone berserk, you should too.

The game boasts 12 original soundtracks which is pretty awesome, funky alien invaders and lots and lots of bullets. It also features procedurally generated levels so every level is a new experience; also it increases the difficulty level the more you play it, the enemies get tougher and even more bullets fly towards you.

The developers must have been really high when creating this game.

For the nostalgic fans of the original classic “Space Invaders”, Hyperspace Invaders II : Pixel Edition is nothing like the original space invaders, instead it offers the players a new taste of gameplay by adding funky graphics, a number of chaotic weapons and a wide variety of invading aliens.


A piece of nostalgia straight from your childhood

SATAZIUS is a horizontal bullet hell shooter created by indie developer Astro Project. The year is 2051; pirates have held you captive on their planet,SATAZIUS and your mission is to destroy the pirates and escaping the planet.

Every old school gamer can recognize the bottom panel.

SATAZIUS is old school at its roots with great art design and old school graphics. The game featureschallenging level designswhich are fun to traverse into, over 13 different upgradable weaponslike homing missiles, lasers, protective shields and cool and massive bosseslike massive Space Pirate ships and aliens organisms.

The huge alien boss from the game.

Old school gamers willenjoythis game.Sataziusoffers both casual and veteran gameplay difficulty, with a variety of enemy types with both mechanical and organic lifeforms to destroy, a highly recommended game.

15. Syder Arcade

Shoot em up with 4 player local co-op!

Syder Arcade is a horizontal bullet hell shooter from indie game developer Studio Evil. You are a squad of 4 trying to defend a space colony from aliens.

The 3d models look really well detailed.

The game features old school gameplay with 3d graphics. Players can choose from 4 different characters each with aunique set of guns and anunique ship. The game also boasts multidirectional gameplay i.e. you can shoot in either of the two directions in the vertical plane.

The bosses in this game are huge.

With a 6 level campaign, 3 survival levels and awesome soundtrack inspired by the arcades, you will be hooked for some time. You can increase the fun factor by playing it along with your friends.

14. Jets'n'Guns Gold

The Title says it all

Jets'n'Guns Gold is a horizontal bullet hell shooter from indie developer Rake in Grass. You need to fight though waves of enemies both on the air and on the ground using your faithful jet.

The aerial  combat is good and really fun.

Jets'n'Guns Gold boasts 43 insane levels and over 270 different types of enemies, 70 different types of customizable weapons with a lot of emphasis on upgrades and 12 different fighter planesto play. The game also features enhanced high resolution graphics and particle effects, so the destruction looks really goodeven on higher resolution screens.

The fishes are really calm, even during a boss fight.

Jets’n’Guns Gold is a good bullet hell shooter with awesome heavy metal soundtracks and a lot of enemies to destroy, which really gets your adrenaline flowing.

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