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Publisher: Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc.
Developer: Konami Digital Entertainment Co. Ltd
Release Date: July 19, 2011
Platform(s): Xbox 360
Genre: Side Scrolling Shooter
Brief Game Description:
It’s time to SHOOT THE CORE in this all-new Gradius-style shooter, featuring the lovely ladies of OTOMEDIUS in their first North American appearance. The North American release of Otomedius Excellent brings over all the thrills of the Japanese release – including the original Japanese voices – to gamers stateside.
With heart-pounding classic Gradius-style shoot-em-up gameplay, a dazzling array of stunning visuals, and thrilling multiplayer action, Otomedius Excellent is the must-own shooter of the summer!
- Classic Gradius-style gameplay gets a stunning update. Experience 2D side-scrolling shoot-em-up gameplay like never before.
- Lovely characters to pilot through an expanded world. Choose from nine characters on-disc to battle through 8 all-new stages of thrilling shmup action!
- Three’s company! Cozy up with a friend or two in local and online multiplayer and team up to obtain hard-to-get items!
- Eye-popping Gallery mode. View your unlocked stills and graphics in a new Gallery that grows as you progress through the game.
- Loads of appealing downloadable content. Sure to appeal to both Gradius and Otomedius fans, this content will be announced later!
- Exclusive Special Edition. Includes 2-sided pillowcase, 64 page artbook and soundtrack disc featuring music from the Otomedius series.