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Devil Engine: Glorious New 2D Shoot ’em Up on Steam & Switch

Devil Engine by Dangen Entertainment is a beautiful new 2D Shoot ’em Up for the Nintendo Switch and Steam. It could be considered as a spiritual successor or genre-piece tribute to the Thunder Force series, at least if their marketing motto “Lightning Strikes Again” is any sign (Thunder Force/Lightening Force reference).

My Life in Gaming happened upon Devil Engine in Sunday’s stream, and I immediately checked it out on Steam. It does not disappoint. In fact, it may be the greatest new shooter in a while. It has a beautiful 2D art-style that makes perfect use of the horsepower that modern systems offer, and the soundtrack is incredible as well. I am happy to live in a world where games like this continue to be made. RAWK!!!!

Steam: https://store.steampowered.com/app/891790/Devil_Engine/
Nintendo Switch: https://www.nintendo.com/games/detail/devil-engine-switch

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