Psikyo Shooting Stars Alpha And Bravo Announced For Switch

Two bullet hell collections to release next year

NIS America today announced that Psikyo Shooting Stars Alpha and Bravo will be making their way to the Nintendo Switch early next year.

The two standalone collections will each include six shmups from the legendary developer’s library. Psikyo Shooting Stars Alpha will include Strikers 1945, Strikers 1945 II, Strikers 1945 III, Sol Divide, Dragon Blaze, and Zero Gunner 2. While Psikyo Shooting Stars Bravo will feature Samurai Aces Episode I, Gunbarich, Samurai Aces Episode II: Tengai, Samurai Aces Episode III: Sengoku Cannon, Gunbird, and Gunbird II.

Check out the collections’ announcement trailer below:

Will you be adding either of these bullet-hell compilations to your Switch library next year? If so, which of these classic shooters are you most excited to play? We love to hear what you think. Be sure to sound off in the comments and let us know.


Frank has been the caffeine-fueled evil overlord of HeyPoorPlayer since 2008. He speaks loudly and carries a big stick to keep the staff of the HPP madhouse in check. A collector of all things that blip and beep, he has an extensive collection of retro consoles and arcade machines crammed into his house. Currently playing: Dodonpachi Dai-Ou-Jou (Arcade), Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove (Switch), Neo Turf Masters (Neo Geo)

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