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Game #4658
Hall of Belated Fame Inductee  Winglancer    View all Top Dogs in this genre
Action   Vertical shooter

Rating: 7.16 (6 votes)

Winglancer box cover

Winglancer screenshot
Yet another excellent shooter from Japan, Winglancer is a retro-style vertical shooter from ZAP, who updated his own game for the MSX computer to work on modern Windows PCs. Nothing special here: kill everything in sight by shooting enemy ships and avoiding their gunfire. Nice anime style, solid gameplay, and challenging bosses make this one of the better "old skool" shooters out there, although enemy patterns are a bit too predictable after a few waves. Recommended if you enjoy shooters, especially ones that hark back to the golden days of 8-bit gaming. Thumbs up!

Reviewed by: Underdogs
Designer: ZAP
Developer: Freeware
Publisher: Freeware
Year: 2003
Software Copyright: ZAP
None that we know of
System Requirements: Windows XP
Where to get it:
Related Links: Official site
If you like this game, try: Cake Fight, Another Zero, Cho Ren Sha 68K

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