Carl Williams writes, "Raiden is an overhead shooter that should require absolutely no introduction to gamers. For the most part, it doesn’t. There are a few, though, that don’t know about this iconic series. One of the most challenging scrolling shooters of days gone by is here with several sequels. Just they forgot one key sequel or this would have been an amazing collection. What is here is a set of four scrolling shooters that are almost like the evolution of 16-Bit overhead shooters. Almost."