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    Cute 'Em Up

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    A "cute'em up" is a branch of the shoot'em up genre of video games that involve weird or cute enemies and protagonists. Game titles that would fall into this genre include Parodius, Twinbee, and Gunbird.

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    Cute 'Em Up last edited by mpozelot on 01/04/20 04:48AM View full history

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    King and Balloon is probably the earliest example of the "cute-em up" branch. Parodius and Twinbee are probably the most well-known and popular of the cute-em up franchises.

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