Deathsmiles I・II

Available December 30, 2021

Angels swooping across a disastrous sky! The shoot 'em up of gothic horrors is back

Deathsmiles is a side-scrolling shoot 'em up game set in the alternate world of Gilverado, where girls known as "Angels" take center stage.
The game features an exotic world imbued with gothic horror themes, adorable character designs, and intuitive controls that will keep you coming back for more.

• Includes 3 series titles x 3 modes
There are three playable titles: "Deathsmiles," the first title in the series that was released in 2007 as an arcade game,
"Deathsmiles Mega Black Label," the upgraded version of the original, and
"Deathsmiles IIX Merry Christmas in Hell," the sequel.
Each title comes with game modes that were previously available in home console versions.

Titles and modes included:
Deathsmiles: Arcade / Normal / Ver 1.1
Deathsmiles Mega Black Label: Arcade / Normal / Ver 1.1
Deathsmiles IIX Merry Christmas in Hell: Arcade / IIX / Arrange

• Comprehensive training mode and online rankings
Training mode allows you to customize stage and player unit settings for practice purposes.
The comprehensive options can be tweaked to make stages easier for beginners or more challenging for experts.
Online leaderboards have been implemented for each mode of each title.
Keep training and aim to break the high score!

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Release date:
December 30, 2021
up to 2 players
Action, Arcade
City Connection
Game file size:
3.5 GB
Supported Languages:
Japanese, French, Spanish, English
Supported Play Modes:
TV mode

TV mode

Tabletop mode

Tabletop mode

Handheld mode

Handheld mode

ESRB Rating:

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This game supports:

Individual DLC

Additional Characters "Gothic wa Mahou Otome" 5 Characters Set


Characters from "Gothic wa Mahou Otome -Contract with me, right away!-", another shoot 'em up game that shares the same world-view as Deathsmiles, are joining the fray!
Now you can use any of the five characters known as the "5 Otome" (Ranun, Cattleya, Souffle, Plumeria, Rosalie) as a player unit in Deathsmiles*.

*The "Additional Characters Gothic wa Mahou Otome - 5 Characters Set" DLC can be used in the Ver 1.1 and Normal modes of Deathsmiles and Deathsmiles Mega Black Label included in the main product.

Each of the five additional player characters have unique abilities that will allow for deeper gameplay and strategizing. Other additional content includes new voices, demo scenes, and remixed BGMs.
A brand-new Deathsmiles experience awaits!

• DLC contents
-Additional character: Ranun
-Additional character: Cattleya
-Additional character: Souffle
-Additional character: Plumeria
-Additional character: Rosalie
-Gothic wa Mahou Otome original BGM
-Gothic wa Mahou Otome "Deathsmiles Respect Arrange" BGM

• How to install the DLC
Press the Switch DLC button on Deathsmiles' mode selection screen to switch to the DLC version of the corresponding mode.
To change BGM, go to the Options menu and select Sound. You can change the BGM for all stages at once or configure them for individual stages.