Gradius is a 1984 Arcade, Horizontally-Scroll, Single-player, and Shoot ‘em up video game developed and published by Konami. It is the first entry in the series of Gradius and lets the player drive a spacecraft named Vic Viper and go on a journey to protect himself and his homeland. According to the story, the galaxy is invaded by different alien factions who try to dominate the entire universe by destroying the planet by planet, and their next target is the homeland of the player.
The player controls a hero who must save the earth from damage by the aliens. During the gameplay, he can drive a spacecraft equipped with dual weapons and can use it to attack enemies. Explore the space environment, earn experience points by defeating foes, and buy upgrades and weapons.
The game becomes more difficult as the player progress. He has to complete each level and face boss combat to complete a stage and unlock further. To make the ship more powerful, the player has to collect power-ups during the battle and use them against enemies. With detailed graphics, addictive gameplay, and superb sounds, Gradius is the best game to play and enjoy.
Star Fox 64 is a Rail-Shooter, Single-player and Multiplayer video game developed and published by Nintendo. In the game, the player can control Fox’s Arwing Fighter that can use a unique aircraft to eliminate all the enemy creatures to win the game.
Most of the game takes place in the Corridor Mode in which the force of Fox’s aircraft down a fixed path Straight through the environment. During the gameplay, the player can slow his vehicle temporally, judge his target, and attack them to destroy.
In All-Range Mode, the player can freely move in the massive game world, collect power-ups and defeat enemy creatures. The game offers a multiplayer mode in which four players can play at the same time in both competitive and cooperatively ways.
Star Fox 64 includes core features such as power-ups, booster shield, different environments, lots of playing methods, upgrades, powerful weapons, and unique vehicles. With quite engaging gameplay, well-written storyline, simple controls, and fantastic graphics details, Star Fox 64 is an excellent game as compared to the other same genres.