REVIEWS 27 Jul 2019­ by Jay Shaw

Blazing Chrome

Blazing Chrome is unabashedly aping classics such as Contra 3 on the surface but does it have more to offer than basic run-and-gun gameplay? Well, yes and no. The core of the gameplay is all about the running and gunning, but you’ll need quick reflexes, a bit of planning ahead, and plenty of skill at…
ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Jul 2019

Blazing Chrome – Launch Trailer

Blazing Chrome launches today, and has a beautifully cheesy and awkward launch trailer to enjoy. If the US/EU version of Contra 3 wasn't hard enough for you back in the day, then Blazing Chrome might be right up your alley.
ANNOUNCEMENT 25 Jun 2019

Blazing Chrome – Release Date and Hidden Characters Traile…

JoyMasher's run and gun platformer, Blazing Chrome will include two hidden characters: Suhaila, a razor girl (go read some William Gibson), and Raijin, a deadly ninja. Blazing Chrome will be releasing on 11 July 2019 for PC, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and Xbox One.
ANNOUNCEMENT 15 Nov 2018

Blazing Chrome – Environments Trailer

Blazing Chrome, the retro-inspired run-and-gun game in the style of Contra, has got a new trailer showing off some of the environments you'll shoot your way through. Also, it has a robot with a pink mohawk. There's a lady character too, but let's face it, we all know the pink mohawk robot is what we'll…
ANNOUNCEMENT 28 Sep 2018

Blazing Chrome – Dev Diary and Release Window

Us poor PC gamers, starved of Contra and Metal Slug style run-and-gun games have something to look forward to today; Blazing Chrome from Brazilian developer The Arcade Crew has been announced to be releasing in early 2019. There's also a dev diary video embedded above talking about the inspirations behind the game.
ANNOUNCEMENT 29 Jun 2018

Blazing Chrome – Gameplay Preview Trailer

Joymasher's Mega Drive inspired retro throwback Blazing Chrome was revealed earlier this year and now we have a gameplay preview trailer, embedded above, showing the Contra-like platform shooter in action.