Razion EX gets a digital download release – coming in September 16th 2021

Razion EX

NGDEV, the indie game developer announces today that the former NEOGEO SHMUP/2D shooting game Razion EX is going to be in enhanced form available for the Nintendo Switch as digital download on the Nintendo eShop on September 16th.

RAZION EX is a horizontal 16 bit CGI shooting game upgraded with 32 bit effects.

The score system is based on growing gold cubes and using the beam to freeze cubes.

It has 3 game modes (NOVICE/NORMAL/MANIAC).

Novice mode is significantly easier and will allow more people to enjoy the great graphics and music.



6 stages with varied settings

6 huge end bosses

7 sub bosses

3 game modes

Rendered 16-bit CGI graphics

Horizontal shooting game

60 fps

Changes for EX version:

– reworked game play

– re-balanced and reduced difficulty

– added bullet cancelling for certain enemies

– reworked controls and ship movements

– upgraded graphics and added 32 bit effects

– upgraded to widescreen

– added scanline filter

– slightly reworked levels

– reworked scoring mechanics

– unlock-able continues

– added training mode for unlocked levels and bosses

– added small ending

– CD quality music



NGDEV was founded in 2001 by the brothers Timm Hellwig and René Hellwig We are a 2D game developer who is specialized in arcade style games. NGDEV also released indie games like Gunlord X, Razion EX in the Nintendo eShop and as physical edition.