Graze Counter is an Action, Shoot ‘em up, Bullet Hell, and Single-player video game developed by Bikkyri Software and published by Henteko Doujin. The game takes place in the perfect world where the player using the vertical scrolling perspective, will battle against enemies to make points. It offers similar gameplay to Galaga but comes with modern features, impressive power-ups, and fierce enemies. It takes place in the 23rd century, where a virtual network, known as Eden has brought about the land of peace. One day, it refuses access, and more than 2.4 million people who are connected to this network became hostages with cyberspace. However, to release those hostages, the player must battle and evolve with network to win. There are two capable fighter pilots available, and the player can select one of them for this task. Lots of challenging levels will test the player’s skills and abilities in different challenges. Graze Counter includes key features such as a Timed Boss Rush, a Tutorial to Learn, a Mission Mode, 8 Fighters, Three Difficulties, Five Stages to Complete, and more.
#1 Rosenkreuzstilette Freudenstachel
Rosenkreuzstilette Freudenstachel is an Action, Anime, 2D Side-scroll Shooting, and Single-player video game developed by Darksquid Media and published by AGM Playism. According to the story, many years have been passed, since the magic was lost to people. Now there are very few people who even know of its existence. Those who possess magical abilities are facing persecution. Several months have been passed since the rebellion has celebrated any event. The world is in trouble and looking toward the player for help. It comes with two modes such as Arcade and Story. In the arcade mode, the player experiences less interaction and more action, and he also has the option to skip dialogues. The player obtains new abilities after defeating a boss. Some bosses become weak because of certain types of magic. During the game, the player can explore the environment from a side-scroll perspective, shoot his way through a set of stages, and make points to unlock other stages to become the master.
#2 Fight’N Rage
Fight’N Rage is an Action, Pixel Graphics, Beat ‘em up, Single-player and Co-op video game with an emphasis on Retro elements developed and published by Sebagamesdev. The game brings a brand new old-school fighting gameplay inspired by the classic games from the golden age, and with an art style that mimics the aesthetic from the 90s. In the game, the player controls a character and explore the land from a side-scroll perspective with the aim of taking down enemies and making points to advance through it. There are several playable characters, and each character has its unique fighting style and abilities. The co-op modes allow three players to play the game simultaneously and use explosive combo system to turn down enemies. The game increases the difficulty levels as the player obtain new powers. It offers easy to play, hard to master gameplay. Fight’N Rage lets you experience the fast and intense single-player gameplay. Simplified Controls, Explosive Combo System, Intense Combat, Co-op Mode, lots of Unlockable, 20 Playable Characters, etc. are prominent features.
Citrouille is an Arcade, Co-op, Side-scroll, Single-player and Multiplayer video game developed by Lumen Section and published by Plug In Digital. It takes place in the 2D world and lets the player experience the arcade mixed platform gameplay. The game comes with small adorable witches who embarks on an epic quest for candies. Despite the childish appearance, the gameplay is tough to play. There is no jump option, and the player needs to rely on his magical ladders, power-ups, and ladders to get through. During the gameplay, the player has to brave the danger face his nemesis, struggle to cover the world with flowers and then claim the treats he deserves. Two different modes await you, such as Versus Mode and Story mode. In the story mode, the player can take on the role of Vanille or Praline, the two main characters, though a set of more than fifty challenging levels within five unique, beautiful worlds. If you are going through the quest and feels too hard, then you have an option to co-op with a friend on a shared screen. Some prominent features are here such as Co-op Gameplay, Open Gift Boxes, Summon Magic Ladders, and more.
#4 Ravva and the Cyclops Curse
Ravva and the Cyclops Curse is an Action-Adventure, Platform, Retro-style, and Single-player video game developed by Galope and published by The Hidden Levels. The game introduces a short 8bit platform video game heavily inspired by classic NES titles, both in gameplay and art style. In the game, the player as the protagonist named Ravva, a young summoner who is now in a desperate situation. The mother of the child is a powerful summoner, but a terrible force emerged. After a brutal fight, he stole the power of the summer and cast a terrible curse upon her. Now, the protagonist must collect all the courage to face a dangerous journey and gather coins to increase his abilities. The game will take the player through various stages with excellent design, and all of them are available to test the player skills and courage. There are four different types of summons that the player can use to defeat the enemies and overcome challenging obstacles. Each minion in the game is better suited for specific objectives.
#5 Maiden and Spell
Maiden and Spell introduce both Single-player and Multiplayer modes for the better gaming experience. It comes with a perfect mix of Shoot ‘em up, Bullet Hell, Action, and Side-scroll gameplay elements developed and published by Mino-Dev. The game focuses on one-on-one girl projectile battler, introducing an impressive cast of ladies battling against each other using the fantastic spells. During the gameplay, the player needs to fight against opponents with magic. He/she must fire the spells, hit the opponents, and don’t get any hit himself/herself. Each maiden in the game has its unique color and a set of abilities unique to them. The game doesn’t feature complicated combos or intricate input or melee attacks or block system. In versus mode, the player can battle against his friend or can test his skills against a set of opponents. According to the storyline, an abyss is on the brink of the map, said to be a terrible dungeon in the world, the Great Circle. However, a team of adventurers travels down into the dungeon in search of great treasures. Versus Mode, Eight Cute Maidens, Extra Unlockables, More than Seven Challenging Attacks, and more.
#6 Black Dream
Black Dream is an Anime, Adventure, Pixel Graphics, and Single-player video game developed by Roet and published by PsychoFlux Entertainment. The game introduces unique adventure gameplay with fast-paced action, and it features and bite that will make it seem like you are watching an animation. An epic fight starts when you as the player discover an enemy, and then you must quickly hit the correct keys on the screen to take down the enemy. If you fail, then you need to start the game from the starting position. The game introduces the time limit difficulty, so you should try to be as fast as possible to win. Lots of mini-games are available, and you can play to obtain different items, including outfits. While playing the game, you can get healing coins or items by playing these mini-games and can use these items to purchase outfits. The time of battle can increase depending on the costume of the player. Black Dream offers prominent features such as Anime Characters, Purchase Outfits, Collectibles, and more.
#7 Freedom Planet 2
Freedom Planet 2 lets you have fun with a perfect mix of Action-Adventure, Platformer, and 2D Single-player video game elements, developed and published by GalaxyTrail. The game provides you with a chance to join a team of heroes of Avalice as they struggle to face their massive challenge. According to the storyline, an ancient terror has emerged from the ocean’s depth. However, a water dragon known as Merga has been freed from her crystal prison as a consequence of the destruction of the Kingdom Stone. War becomes dangerous once again, but this time, the mighty heroes are divided between sides. There are four playable characters, and each character has a unique fighting style. During the game, the player must navigate the world of Avalice in Adventure mode and then travel through the world map full of treasures, landmark, and more than 100 non-player characters to interact with and catalog. Parry Enemy Attacks, a New Revival System, Dive into Action, Test your Fighting Skills, etc. are core features.
#8 Strikey Sisters
Strikey Sisters is an Action-Adventure, Pixel Graphics, and Arcade video game developed by DYA Games for PC. The game introduces both Single-player and Multiplayer modes. It puts you in the role of the protagonist, a hero who lives in a fantasy-themed world. The game introduces the cute characters, powerful magic, silly humor, and crazy bosses. It comes with an action-packed brick breaker-style game, and the multiplayer mode allows two players to partake and play together. There are three difficulty modes, and the player needs to travel the world map to complete a set of challenges. While playing the game, the player has an option to use the power-ups and several magical attacks to take down enemies. The game features highly replayable option, and it lets the player reveal all types of maps, gather gems to unlock secret stages and complete the bestiary. Strikey Sisters includes exciting features such as Colorful Pixel Art Graphics, Unique Power-ups, Three difficulty Modes, Co-op Mode, Action-Focused Gameplay, and more.
#9 Maidens of a Hollow Dream
Maidens of a Hollow Dream is an Anime, Action, Shoot ‘em up, and Single-player video game played from a side-scroll perspective, developed by Akiragoya and published by Henteko Doujin. The game places the player in the role of the female protagonist who embarks on an epic journey to face ferocious monsters in vicious battles between loin cloth clad girls. After selecting the hero, the player is able to start navigating the land to take down enemies using his shooting skills. There are several stages available, and each stage offers a unique way of completion and unique enemies to kill. During the game, the player can purchase items and experience points to grow the abilities of his player. The difficulty level will be increased as the player proceeds through the game. Further levels will be unlocked to play once the player completes the requirements. Maidens of a Hollow Dream offers exciting features such as Freely Changeable Difficulty Levels, Learn Basic Mechanics, Online Leaderboards, Four Ultra-dense Stages, and more.
StarCrossed is an Action, 2D Bullet Hell, and Single-player Side-scroll video game developed by Contigo Games and published by Whitethorn Digital. The game focuses on action arcade gameplay and introduces an epic storyline that follows a girl aesthetic and a co-op twist. There is a cast of five space-fearing heroes, and the player can choose his favorite one to travel from planet to planet while working together to grow in power and take down the evil that invades the galaxy. It offers similar gameplay to the classic arcade space shooter gameplay. Teamwork and timing are crucial elements that the player must adapt to win the game. There’s only the way to smash the enemies is by hitting them with the help of star that is bouncing between both players. The game comes with five playable characters, and each character has its unique play style and abilities. StarCrossed includes core features such as Original Soundtrack, Story Mode, Arcade Mode, Two-player Co-op, and more.