Captured on Nintendo Change (Docked)
It actually seems like we’re in considerably of an prolonged ‘bullet hell’ renaissance, doesn’t it? As quickly as builders realised that the sub-genre didn’t have to be confined to linear vertically scrolling shmups, we’ve seen recent takes that inject new life into different genres. Archvale is a mashup of a top-down 2D journey title within the vein of The Legend of Zelda, with twin-stick bullet-hell taking pictures mechanics as its foremost hook; fairly related, then, to the not too long ago launched Set off Witch.
Not like Set off Witch, nevertheless, Archvale feels extra like