Gradius

The Gradius (pronounced: Grah-dee-us) games, first introduced in 1985, make up a series of scrolling shooter video games published by Konami for a variety of portable, console and arcade platforms. In many games in the series, the player controls a ship known as the Vic Viper. In other games of the series, ships the player controls include the Lord British Space Destroyer, Metalion, Sabel Tiger, Thrasher, Vixen, Alpinia, Super Cobra, Jade Knight, and the Falchion β.

Read more about Gradius:  Games, Common Elements, Development, Critical Reception and Legacy

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Cosmic Wars
... upon the characters and conflicts of the popular Gradius series ... The object of Cosmic Wars is to utilize an army composed of Gradius characters (Vic Vipers, and Big Cores) and battle enemies in various star systems ... The player can be either the Bacterion Empire or the forces of Gradius ...
Gradius - Critical Reception and Legacy
... Hideki Kamiya stated in an interview that Gradius is one of the top three key inspirational games from his past ... This includes the cards of "Gradius", "Boss Rush", "Option Hunter", and several of the bosses known in the card game as B.E.S type machines ... Though in the series Gradius is a planet, in the card game Gradius takes the form of a fighter jet ...
List Of Gradius Media - Video Collections
... Best Vol.1 — 1987 — VHS This VHS Contain a TwinBee, Gradius Contra ... series based on the arcade games Salamander, Gradius, and Gradius II Gofer no Yabō ... Gradius III Game Simulation Video — 1991 — VHS An expert playthrough of Gradius III ...
List Of Gradius Media - Printed Media
... Gradius Complete Works — 1986 — ISBN 4-576-86067-4 Japanese title グラディウス 裏ワザ大全集 別巻 (guradiusu urawaza daisenshō) Gradius Michi Tono Tatakai — 1986 — ISBN 4-575-76012-9 Japanese. 1) 岩尾奈美恵 (Gokujō parodiusu (1 ) iwao namie) Gradius II Perfect Technique Book — 1989 — ISBN 4-88658-133-1 Japanese title グラディウス2 ... book in colour with artwork, series history and guide for Gradius I-IV and Gradius Gaiden ...
Gradius Re Birth
... Gradius ReBirth (グラディウス ReBirth, Guradiusu Ribāsu?) is a shoot 'em up video game for WiiWare developed by M2 and produced and released by Konami ... It is the latest installment in the Gradius series, and was released in Japan on September 2, 2008, and in North America on March 9, 2009 and in the PAL regions on July 3, 2009 ...