Saturday, June 12th, 2021

Cave’s DoDonPachi is about to change, but it’s not the one you want


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Cave DoDonPachi The series did push the “bullet hell” reorganization style back to the 90s, and the company has maintained the franchise through sequels and transplants for many years-including the 2002 arcade game release DoDonPachi happy death, is called DoDonPachi Dai-Ou-Jou In Japan.

The good news is that the Switch is about to get the first help from DoDonPachi-the bad news is that it is DoDonPachi Happy Death DX, This is the “feature phone” port of the game, and the G-Mode service in Japan provides this port.

For those who don’t know, “feature phone” is basically the function we had before the advent of smartphones, and it should provide you with enough information to fully re-adjust your expectations for that particular version.Although Western consumers quickly abandoned feature phones when Android and iOS-based devices came out (you can choose “dumb phones” if you want), in Japan, the quirks of feature phones Keep the market alive longer, And have a lot of nostalgia for this type of equipment.

The game will be released on the Japanese Switch eShop as part of the ongoing G-Mode archive series. Hideki Kamiya of PlatinumGames Once praised. DoDonPachi Blissful Death DX will be listed on May 20, priced at 500 yen.

This G mode file series See other “feature phone” titles appearing on Switch, including Flyhight Cloudia, wizard, ZANAC, the glory of Heracles III, the silence of God with The hero must die., The latter is resurrected on Switch as The hero must die.once again In 2020.