If you've never played and loved at least one shmup in your lifetime, then GET THE FUCK OUT OF HERE!
Two of the Polly's friends, Rhete and sunburstbasser, have pretty refined tastes when it comes to the genre, so when they write something big enough to be considered something you should REALLY be paying attention to, it'll be put right in here.
Scroll down for all that alien shootan action!
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