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STG Weekly #157: Battle Traverse

We check out this obscure but excellent indie PC shmup of 2015, inspired heavily by Cave titles such as Progear and Ketsui. We look at a Hard Mode...

Awesome Game Replays #26: Alien Syndrome

We look at a 3 loops cleared scoring run of Sega's 1987 Arcade hit, Alien Syndrome. With gameplay mechanics and scoring commentary from guest Pete...

STG Weekly #156: Giga Wing

We watch a deathless Co-op run and a 1 credit clear that doesn't use the reflect mechanic! BareKnuckleRoo & Scout join to talk about Giga Wing and...

STG Weekly #155: Zanac (NES)

We talk Zanac NES gameplay mechanics and scoring, as well as touch on how it compares to other Compile shooters. Joined by yace of The BOS & yace...

STG Weekly #154: The Evolution of STG Music

Hosts ExtruderX & nasty_wolverine have guest musicians Beatsgo, ArcOfDream and T4N3 join to talk the evolution of STG Music. Some topics covered...

STG Weekly #153: Touhou Shinreibyou ~ Ten Desires

Maribel Hearn & Morth join the show to talk gameplay and scoring mechanics and give commentary on high scoring runs. We look at a Normal Sanae run...

STG Weekly #152: Gradius Gaiden

We check out 2-loops of a 1 credit clear run of Gradius Gaiden on the Hardest difficulty, then some high loop gameplay as well. We talk about what...

STG Weekly #151: Fighter & Attacker

F/A is a traditional vertical shooter featuring a broad ship selection & techno soundtrack that would influence the music in further Namco hits...

STG Weekly #150: Aquas blind-plays Shmups featuring the crew!

The crew picks out shmups for Aquas to blind-play to celebrate episode #150. Just having fun and hanging out. "Shoot the green box!" Games...

STG Weekly #149: Touhou Makukasai ~ Fantastic Danmaku Festival

Touhou fangame from StarX (東方幕華祭制作组, Starship Studio)! In this episode guest and player CreepyNinja_ joins us to view his no death, no bomb...

STG Weekly #148: Gradius III Arcade

A dedicated episode to Gradius III's original Arcade version. We view SuperViperT302's 1 credit clear on Very Hard, as well some additional footage...

STG Weekly #147: Touhou 03 ~ Phantasmagoria of Dimensional Dream

Touhou on the PC-98. PoDD is a frantic and nuanced competitive shooter in the vein of Twinkle Star Sprites. We are joined by WR scoring run players...

Battle Garegga Race Rematch (Eaglet vs. Plasmo) @ Stunfest 2018, Sunday

Race begins: 38:30 Post match interview: 1:26:25 Commentary: Softdrink, Ratikal, Beatsgo ~ Follow us on Twitter @STGWeekly for updates on...

Awesome Game Replays #25: Double Dragon III (NES)

Yace joins us to talk Double Dragon III (NES). We view his "Hard" mode, no characters lost run: in which Yace selects "2-Player B" and immediately...

STG Weekly #146: Slap Fight

We talk Slap Fight on the Arcade & MegaDrive (with Special Version featuring Yuzo Koshiro OST) with ggmaximo. Slap Fight is essentially Toaplan's...

STG Weekly #145: 1941: Counter Attack

Cooljay joins us showing his 1 credit clear of 1941: Counter Attack! Part of the 1941 series by Capcom; Counter Attack is a solid entry in the...

STG Weekly #144: Hyper Duel

Icarus joins us to talk Hyper Duel with his 1 credit clear replay, and The_JP's 1 credit clear replay! Icarus goes in-depth on strategy and various...

Shooting Game Weekly #143: Illumination Laser

Emuser joins us to talk a little about the history of how TERRA's (rare) STG "Illumination Laser" had been brought into the limelight, so to speak....

Shooting Game Weekly #142: Gun-Nac

yace joins the show again to show us Gun-Nac; his counter-stop 1 credit clear replay on Advanced Difficulty with revenge bullets turned on. Gun-Nac...

Shooting Game Weekly #141: R-Type

We take a look at the historical R-Type and attempt to scale ourselves to its majesty - viewing guest Dumple's 2-ALL 1 credit clear replay. ~...