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User Info: clowning

4 years ago#21
It's just learning the all games.
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User Info: DV8ingSources

4 years ago#22
clowning posted...
It's just learning the all games.

If you are referring to that video, its a hell of a lot more than just knowing the patterns. Controlling 2 ships at once with only one hand to control each is very skillful. Brothers was a test enough of my ability to control 2 entities at once...

I do agree that shmups in general involve a lot of memorization and pattern recognition though.
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User Info: xanthan1

4 years ago#23
clowning posted...
It's just learning the all games.

Except for ones that involve random chance or randomness of any kind.

User Info: capgamer

4 years ago#24
I don't usually like Bullet-hell style shooters... but I played Ikaruga a bit and it's pretty good. It's not like most where it's just bullets, you have to dodge ships and the environment as well. It's bullet-hell, but it has something to mix it up a bit at least.

Most of them are very same-y to me... and Ikaruga manages to escape that trap.
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User Info: SnipeStar

4 years ago#25
loved it on gamecube
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User Info: Shub

4 years ago#26
Dillinger7311 posted...
I quit playing since I came to the realization that i will never be this good at it.

Thescyy posted...
That is absolutely freaking insane. I don't even understand how someone could get that good.

Always trust a little Asian dude to blow your mind at some insanely difficult-looking video game!
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User Info: JowyBlight

4 years ago#27
Neat, I always wanted to try this, big fan of Gradius V as well. Never had an Xbox or any of the other platforms it was on though.
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User Info: UnderwaterAir

4 years ago#28
I prefer twitch shmups like Cho Ren Sha to bullet hells like Ikaruga. But that's just me. =_=

User Info: EvilLink-XIII

4 years ago#29
O_o holy waffle that vid was crazy
And here I thought beating Striker 1945 Plus (no death) was amazing ):
Thanks Xool :D

User Info: sonicteam2k1

4 years ago#30
I honestly don't enjoy bullet hell shooters either. you know, fill the screen with bullets. I liked ones like Blazing Lazers, Raiden, Fire Shark, Darius Gaiden, Astobatics, Lifeforce, onews with many different powerups and didn't fill the screen with bullet patterns.
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