Cave's latest game to hit shelves is Akai Katana, a horizontal-scrolling shoot 'em up set in a world parallel to Japan's Taishō period. It also happens to be one of Cave's best in quite some time. Read all about it in our review past the break!
Thanks to Rising Star Games, pre-orders are now up for legendary shmup developer Cave's Akai Katana, which is headed to Xbox 360 on May 15 in North America, and May 11 in Europe. We posted the announcement trailer last month, but now we have more concrete dates to look forward to. Read on for more!
Rising Star, a UK publisher of fan-favorite Japanese titles, is going to be bringing Japanese titles to the US, starting with Cave's gorgeous bullet hell shooter Akai Katana! Hit the jump to check out the intense announcement trailer!
Akai Katana is the latest shooter from one of the most legendary developers in the genre, Cave. Some of the Cave games you may or may not be familiar with include DoDonPachi (1997), Mushihime-sama (2004) and DeathSmiles(2007). Akai Katana continues a proud tradition of pleasurable pain, as evidenced in the video after the jump.