This is the title screen of the Japanese version of Rapid Reload – Gunner’s Heaven.
Yeah, yeah, it was a nice peaceful world we had once. We heard that story before.
The opening is not in FMV format, instead it is pixel art, which is consistent with the in-game graphics.
The player has a choice of two characters – a male, and a female.
A jungle stage in a side-scrolling run'n'gun? Now, where else have we seen that? Oh, right, right
A special code makes your sprite smaller, while retaining collision bounds, so you are the same easy target.
Aside from running, the game involves swinging, flying, and yes, even roller skating.
Ruka Hetfield in action!