X360 Monday, February 25, 2008 | 9:37 PM

Images of Triggerheart Exelica

Images of Triggerheart Exelica

Microsoft announces the coming of another vertical shmup, Triggerheart Exelica, which will be available on the american Xbox Live Marketplace on Wednesday 27th February. It is an upgraded version from the japanese one ; you have to destroy or capture the ennemies that fill the screen, trying to ruin your life. Three levels of difficulty are available for the challenge. You will have to spend 800 Microsoft Points to obtain this game.

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Commented on 2008-02-25 22:06:26
Wow, a REAL shmup for the arcade. Cool. Might just have to check tis one out. Like, it's probably not as good as Dangun Feveron, but it looks neat :)
Commented on 2008-02-25 22:34:41
Only the US marketplace ? man that sucks :/
Commented on 2008-02-25 22:39:46
That's the SECOND real hardcore shmup for American market only! And we never got Splash Tetris as well as some free games as well. WHY FOR FOCK SAKE?!
Commented on 2008-02-25 22:42:24
It's only for the US? Well, that sucks then.
Commented on 2008-02-25 22:57:42
Sweet, I'm getting this on day one. But there should be no reason why Europe should be snubbed.
Commented on 2008-02-25 23:37:10
Awesome character design, lame genre.
Commented on 2008-02-26 00:37:12
Too bad that I suck in vertical shmups... nice character design.
Commented on 2008-02-26 03:52:19
Awwww this game was brill on the dreamcast..... hopefully you can play with out the HD-gfx. cause the bullets look crap :S

O yeah and where does it say its USA only :S...... Major Nelson would of said? So i think its out world wide on Wed

"Triggerheart Exelica Coming to Xbox LIVE Arcade This Wednesday

A unique spin on a classic shooter, players can capture enemies with anchors and fling them away with Triggerheart Exelica. The vertical scrolling shooter deploys on Xbox LIVE Arcade this Wednesday. Triggerheart Exelica will be available worldwide for 800 Microsoft Points and is rated E10+ by the ESRB. "
Commented on 2008-02-26 12:10:21
europeans get the shaft again. I mean we only pay the most and wait the longest. We deserve all these drawbacks. <sarcasm>
Commented on 2008-02-26 22:16:59
THE GAME IS COMING TO EUROPE as well. From Gamerscoreblog:
"Triggerheart Exelica will be available worldwide for 800 Microsoft Points and is rated E10+ by the ESRB."

So there you have it. Why Kudgel insisted to use the US-prefix in front of the Marketplace I don't understand. It's almost certain that will lead to misunderstandings. Or Kudgel was misinformed, who knows. The fact stand though, Triggerheart will be available worldwide (excluding Korea, I assume).

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