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Under Defeat (Dreamcast)

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Under Defeat is a top-down vertical shooter originally released for Naomi arcade machines, and later ported to Dreamcast as one of the last games to be released on the system. The game is set in an alternative universe's World War II, where the players pilot the newest machines of war - prototype helicopters. While the gameplay is fairly typical for a vertical shooters, the game innovates by allowing players to tilt their vehicles slightly left and right, changing the angle of their fire.

PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 releases include widescreen HD graphic as well as original arcade portrait mode of gameplay.


Under Defeat Dreamcast The game can run in Tate mode - just press the R-trigger at any time to switch to it.
Under Defeat Dreamcast Almost made it to the first boss.
Under Defeat Dreamcast The graphics are simply awesome, be it a Dreamcast game or an Xbox360 one!
Under Defeat Dreamcast End of level 1 screen. Just as a sidenote - there is really no story of any kind behind this game.

Alternate Titles

  • "Under Defeat HD" -- PlayStation 3 / Xbox 360 title

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Critic Reviews

The Video Game Critic Jul 14, 2006 A- 91
Shin Force Apr 02, 2006 8.7 out of 10 87
Defunct Games May 13, 2006 87 out of 100 87
neXGam 2007 8.2 out of 10 82
Bordersdown Aug, 2006 8 out of 10 80
SEGA-Mag (Objectif-SEGA) 2006 8 out of 10 80
Eurogamer.net (UK) May 25, 2006 7 out of 10 70
SEGA-Portal.de Sep 20, 2009 7 out of 10 70
Netjak Aug 23, 2006 6.5 out of 10 65


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DarkFalzX (4687) added Under Defeat (Dreamcast) on Jan 16, 2007
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