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Vanguard Ace: Vertical Madness (DOS)

Vanguard Ace: Vertical Madness DOS Title screen.


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Set in the near future, Vanguard Ace is your typical vertical shooter similar to games like Raptor and Xenon. The earth is being invaded by a bunch of aliens called "Visitors" and it's up to you to stop them.

Players will be able to choose from 5 different ship types. Each of them have different abilities and weakness. Vanguard Ace, boasts a number of features like 70FPS of animation, multi-layered parallax scrolling, rendered graphics, mecha style sprite designs and a bounty of power-ups in this Japanese anime-styled universe.


Vanguard Ace: Vertical Madness DOS Screen size can be switched between arcade machine proportions and a full screen (PC) mode.
Vanguard Ace: Vertical Madness DOS Main menu (demo version).
Vanguard Ace: Vertical Madness DOS You can call in an airstrike that will instantly clear an entire screen of enemies.
Vanguard Ace: Vertical Madness DOS The obligatory end-level boss battle.

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The very first PC game made in Malaysia.
Karthik KANE (460) added Vanguard Ace: Vertical Madness (DOS) on Feb 02, 2005
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