Tag: Blazing Chrome
Mini Review Blazing Chrome - JoyMasher's Homage to the Best 16-Bit Run-'n'-Gun Games
Joy machine masher
In a similar way to scrolling shooters, there's a purity to the gameplay in side-scrolling run-and-gun games, which has kept retro gamers coming back since Contra in 1987. Developed by JoyMasher and released in July 2019, Blazing Chrome's success comes from taking inspiration from the best 16-bit run-and-gun games -- with...
News Retro Shooter Blazing Chrome Guns Down a PS4 Release in 2019
Shooting for an 80s vibe
We know that the PS4 has retro-styled games coming out of its ears, but when they're done well, they're brilliant. Blazing Chrome looks like the next good example of modern pixel art done right, as you can see in the above trailer. This run-and-gunner takes inspiration from the likes of Contra and Metal Slug, and we'd say...