Raiden V: Director’s Cut Shows Bullet Hell Gameplay in New Launch Trailer

on October 10, 2017 1:00 PM

UFO Interactive Games released the launch trailer for their shoot-em-up bullet hell game, Raiden V: Director’s Cut, available now on PlayStation 4 and PC in Europe and North America.

The Raiden series is regarded by fans as one of the best shoot ’em up series in arcades for 25 years. The PlayStation 4 and PC version of Raiden V: Director’s Cut will feature a fully narrated campaign in English, along with stages set in real-life location like New York, Paris and London, which is new for the series.

The story follows events after the most powerful weapons on the planet are taken over by alien Cranassians. In true hero fashion, the Raiden squad is there to meet and destroy the alien threat to save earth from complete devastation. The game also features multiple endings depending on the progress made by the player during the campaign.

“We are excited to bring the best version of Raiden to PlayStation and PC players. As long-time fans of the series and genre ourselves, we think Raiden V: Director’s Cut is an exhilarating ride and are sure fans will agree” said, Jonathan Wan, CEO Tommo, Inc.

The Director’s Cut version of the game will include new game modes and additional content, including two new missions and multiplayer, which allows you to take on the campaign with a friend and extra level exclusive to this version of the game.

You can check out the new trailer and some screenshots below:

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Azario Lopez has held multiple positions in the game's media industry. At DualShockers he focuses on providing coverage for niche and indie video games in the form of news updates, reviews, and interviews.