Shooter “Graceful Explosion Machine” Announced for Nintendo Switch

Vertex Pop (known for We Are Doomed) has announced Graceful Explosion Machine for the Nintendo Switch.

The side-scrolling arcade-y shooting game will launch for the Switch in April of this year. Featured above, you can view a new trailer for the game.

Here’s a rundown on the game, via Vertex Pop:

Skillfully pilot the Graceful Explosion Machine, a fighter ship armed with a ludicrously overpowered quad-weapon array! Lost in deep space, you’ll shoot, dash and combo your way through jewel-hued alien worlds, fighting crystalline enemies to find a way home.

The GEM fighter is the most advanced single pilot fighter in the galaxy, offering precise controls, nimble movement, and devastating firepower.

Key Features

  • A blisteringly intense side-scrolling arcade shooter experience
  • The quad-weapon array gives the player four unique and devastatingly powerful weapons at all times
  • Fast paced skill-based action, featuring a deep combo system and scoring mechanics
  • 30+ levels across 4 unique worlds
  • Visuals bursting with vibrant colour, bold lines, and geometric enemy designs
  • Analogue and digital synthesizer driven soundtrack
  • Extensive ranking and stats for each level encourages replay and perfecting the game combo systems
  • Score attack mode: a finely-tuned experience for wracking up big scores! Perfect for streaming


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