Shmup fans have much to look forward to this year as Red Art Games initiates its first Shmup Week event with two prominent announcements. The Bullet Hell Collection: Volume 1 and Jets’n’Guns Complete Collection are both set to launch on Switch in Q3 2024. The Bullet Hell Collection: Volume 1 comprise three games: Void Gore, Project Starship, and Z-WARP, while Jets’n’Guns Complete Collection encompasses all the Jets’n’Guns games developed by Rake in Grass.
Red Art Games will offer a standard physical release and a Deluxe Edition of the Bullet Hell Collection: Volume 1. The deluxe edition will feature the games alongside a choice of three keychains, a poster, and reversible cover art. Furthermore, the Jets’n’Guns Complete Collection will also be available with a keychain, reversible cover, and a CD with Machinae Supremacy’s original soundtrack. Both deluxe editions will retail at €39.99.
Shmup Week reportedly has more surprises to offer, with Red Art Games hinting at an announcement “coming straight from Japan” for Thursday, January 11 at 5:00 p.m. CET. They’ve also confirmed the launch date for the previously delayed Shinorubi, set for a digital release on January 12, with a physical Switch release to follow at a later date, all from Red Art Games.