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CAVE working on new shmup titled Don Paccin

By , on November 11, 2013
Last modified 4 years, 6 months ago

Now normally, the shmup is a genre that we would advise staying away from on iOS. The frenetic action and need for tight, responsive controls that comes with the shooter genre seems antithetical to a touch screen. But, time and time again, developer Cave have shown its expertise in bringing superb shump experiences to the App Store.

Though the team has been a little quiet recently, this video has surfaced for the new game they're working on, Don Paccin:

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While it looks a bit cutesy for a Cave title, the trailer is packed with all the bullet dodging and crazy weaponry which fans expect in their shoot-'em-ups. Plus, the music is pretty badass. No details regarding price, release date, or localization have been announced yet, but we'll let you know more as soon as we do.


andrew 4 years, 6 months ago

Call me crazy, but I think I could stand to enjoy a CAVE game that's lighthearted in its presentation. I kind of wish they'd go back on the path of making original shooters like Mushihime Bug Panic, but I'll take what I can get if it means I get a solid shmup