Shooting Gameside Vol. 0 Gets Xevious'd

The latest issue of Shooting Gameside is like a prequel to the best and only magazine about shooters. Issue 0 is out with the legendary Xevious claiming the cover spot. Issue 0 apparently reprints content from the Gameside magazine, along with some new stuff. The pages within contain an Aesthetics of Shooting Game article takes a look at classic shooter graphics. A Namco shooter gameography features such hits of Galaxian, Galaga, Gaplus, Galaga '88, Bosconian, StarBlade, Xevious, Solvalou, Grobda, Baraduke, Baraduke II, Skykid, Ordyne, Dragon Spirit, Dragon Saber, Phelios, Assault, Burning Force, Cosmo Gang: The Video, and Cyber Sled. There are also Gradius and Darius retrospectives. Shooting Gameside Vol. 0 came out late last year, but is now available at NCSX.

The fourth released issue of Shooting Gameside is actually before the first because... Xevious.

- Shawn - 1/28/12