Landau Interactive

Experienced Web Development Team



  • Publisher
    Nicalis, Inc.
  • Developer
  • Release date
    20 Dec 2001

Shoot! Avoid! what's more, ... Get Hit!? Ikaruga is a vertical shoot 'em up that includes a special extremity exchanging gameplay.Switch the ship's extremity and "get hit and absorb" adversary projectiles! Accomplish High Score with the chain reward! FeaturesThe player transport , all adversaries and slugs are dark or white.Player's extremity can be exchanged at will.Your boat can retain adversary shots of the equivalent polarity.Filled vitality goes to shoot incredible homing lasers! (Discharge Power) Defeat 3 adversaries in succession of a similar extremity and get the chain reward! Working up high scores feels like a riddle game? Terrific 3D designs. Quick and smooth game play. 2 Players game (Local) and Double Play Mode: You can play 2 Players game with one controller. 5 levels. Strategic level plan and supervisor battles.3 trouble levels: EASY, NORMAL, HARD.Change your strategies relying upon the difficulty.2 Game modes: ARCADE, PROTOTYPE (not covered up) .Replay information spare is available.You can likewise download them from the Leaderboards.Vertical screen mode support.You can likewise play the game like a side-looking over shooter by turning just the game screen.Xbox360 controller, Keyboard and Mouse support.

see all / fold
AGM score 79%
IGN 8.3
GameSpot 8.5
Metacritic 69
record breakers
digital distribution
digital rights management
steam cloud
steam achievements
high score
steam leaderboards
game over
time limit
palette swap
letter grade at the end of a level
60 fps on consoles
linear gameplay
boss fight
countdown timer
heads up display
cooperative play
steam trading cards
transforming boss
xbox 360 controller support for pc
difficulty level
xbox one backwards compatibility
bullet hell
pacifist playthrough
bullet pattern
protagonist death
spiritual successor
progressive scan
auto-scrolling levels
aerial combat
western published games with japanese titles
shoot 'em up
steam greenlight
sensory overload
vertical scrolling
custom aaa name
expand / fold

About Ikaruga

Ikaruga is released by Nicalis, Inc. in 20 Dec 2001. The game is designed by Treasure. Ikaruga is a typical representative of the Indie genre. Playing Ikaruga is a pleasure. It does not matter whether it is the first or a millionth hour in Indie, there will always be room for something new and interesting. Thrilling levels and gameplay Ikaruga will not leave anyone indifferent. The complexity of gameplay increases with each new level and does not let any player get bored.

In addition to it in 20 Dec 2001 released games such as:

In addition to Ikaruga, the representatives of Indie games also belong:

A complete list of games like Ikaruga can be found at AllGame here.

Ikaruga is versatile and does not stand still, but it is never too late to start playing. The game, like many Indie games has a full immersion in gaming. AllGame staff continues to play it.

Ikaruga is perfect for playing alone or with friends.

At AllGame you can find reviews on Ikaruga, gameplay videos, screenshots of the game and other Indie representatives.


Screenshots will help you evaluate the graphics and gameplay of Ikaruga.

Ikaruga - scene 1
Ikaruga - scene 2
Ikaruga - scene 3
Ikaruga - scene 4
Ikaruga - scene 5
Ikaruga - scene 6
Ikaruga - scene 7
Ikaruga - scene 8
Ikaruga - scene 9
Ikaruga - scene 10
Ikaruga - scene 11
Ikaruga - scene 12


If screenshots are not enough, you can enjoy creative videos from Nicalis, Inc.

No videos

You may also like

If you like Ikaruga, but you're tired of it and want something new, you can try other games.