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3D Thunder Ceptor II comin’ atcha in the Arcade Archives – Destructoid

*Now in 2D This week’s Arcade Archives entry is another Namco oddity, as Hamster has prepped and readied little-seen sequel 3D Thunder Ceptor II, now available to download on PS4 and Nintendo Switch. Released in 1986 as a pseudo-sequel to the original Thunder Ceptor, (which only launched earlier that same year), 3D Thunder Ceptor II ii an into-the-screen shmup/rail shooter, which sees the player pilot the titular vessel is fast-blasting sci-fi action. Devised as Namco’s answer to Sega’s hugely successful Space…

Lost Namco release Thunder Ceptor comes to Switch and PS4

Can’t you take a Yoke? Still on its Namco kick, the retro fun factory that is Hamster Corporation is offering up something a little special for this week’s release, as the under-the-radar but surprisingly groundbreaking Thunder Ceptor is available to download right now on PS4 and Nintendo Switch. Originally released to the arcade market in the summer of 1986, Thunder Ceptor is an into-the-screen rail shooter with shmup elements and a hyper-futuristic aesthetic. Developed and released by Namco as something as an answer to…