TAITO and ININ Games have released G-Darius HD, a remastered port of the original G-Darius from 1997, digitally for Nintendo Switch and Sony PlayStation 4. Europe is getting a physical version that will release on October 29th 2021.
Here is more about the game from the press release:
24 years after its initial release, new and old players alike will be able to experience the birth of the silver hawk in HD glory! With its catchy soundtrack, adrenaline-pushing gameplay, and boss versus player beam-battles coming in high definition, G-Darius HD will be a pleasure for everyone craving late ‘90s games.
Are you missing the old style? Say no more! Especially for retro-enthusiasts, G-Darius HD will be playable in original arcade graphics to match the throwback feelings the beautiful gameplay unleashes.
G-Darius HD features:
Branching stages and multiple paths through each stage
Iconic, maritime-inspired boss designs
Unique enemy spacecraft capture system for strategic depth
Playable with modern high-resolution, or original arcade graphics
Fantastic soundtrack and audio design