|Gradius 2012 - Mission Reborn|
|Platform(s)|| Hybrid Fusion
|Singleplayer , Multiplayer|
|Genre(s)||Shoot 'em up|
In year 2012 , the wheaterman from NASA predicted a meteor shower coming from a distant galaxy know as "Lumionsa" , without a choice , the NASA team make a new ship with debris of original Vic Viper and created Vic Viper X. Commanded by Captian Oluskt , Vic Viper X flys for your first system.
The game have a option to play with three ships :
|Vic Viper X||BP 592A||Normal Laser||He's already unlockable|
|Lord British||LS 379G||Special Laser||Find her in Stage 4|
|Alpinia||WC 672H||Black Laser||Complete the game.|
Like other Gradius series , Gradius 2012 is a 2D Shoot' em up game , in which the player needs defeats enemys and collect power-ups , the game have 3 different types of power-ups :
- Laser-Type : This power-ups upgrade the ship laser.
- Missile-Type : This power-ups upgrade the ship missile support.
- Option : This power-ups are attack forms.
|Nº||Name||Icon||Usage||Used in Multiplayer|
|1||Line Laser||Destroy a enemys in a row.||Yes.|
|2||Cyclone Laser||Shoot a laser in Cyclone form.||No.|
|3||Twin Laser||Shoot two lasers.||Yes.|
|4||Thrust Laser||Shoot directly on the enemy.||Yes.|
|5||Energy Laser||When hit the enemy , recover your health||Yes.|
|N°||Name||Icon||Rarity||Used in Multiplayer|
|2||Rolling||Usually (after get Multiple form)||Yes|
|4||Core||Rare (only used in Boss Fights)||No|
|5||Seed||Usually (It's a multiplayer-only option)||Yes|
|Nº||Stage||Used in Multiplayer?||Boss|
|1||Solar System||Yes||Big Core MK IV|
|2||Black Hole||No||Alien Monster|
|4||Luminsa's Dimension||Yes||Big Eye|
|6||Planet Factory||No||Crystal Moai|
|7||Reaching to the Core||Yes||Bloody Gate|
|8||Luminsa's Core||No||Zelos Force|
|Big Core MK IV||Solar System|
|Alien Monster||Black Hole|
|Big Eye||Luminsa's Dimension|
|Crystal Moai||Planet Factory|
|Bloody Gate||Reaching to the Core|
|Zelos Force||Luminsa's Core|
The game has been re-released for the Nintendo VR with enchanced graphics and a multiplayer mode.
The game has been also re-released for the Neptune Z featuring more levels, bosses, ships, this version is called "Gradius 2012 - Mission Reborn Code: X2" is released along with the special edition of Space Invaders (2012 game)
- The game has made to compete with Space Invaders (2012 game).