Summary:Not officially developed by Treasure, this two-dimensinal, gorgeous vertically-scrolling shoot-'em-up from Game Arts features nine weopons gained and powered-up in the traditional, scrolling manner. Stop reading...start blasting!
With graphics that are a living tribute to the power of modern console gaming and gameplay that is firmly rooted in the simply action-packed arcade games of the past, Silpheed is a very fun, very retro, shooter game.
It just feels like no effort has been made to make this a killer game this is the type of game that might do well in the arcades but not at home. There isnt even a two-player mode in the game to add any form of variety a criminal act for scrolling shooters.