Danmakugata was the biggest source for shmups written by Honki-ya.
But Danmakugata was closed on beginning of May 2008.
It's sad news for shmups lover.
A week later, Ku-haku[jp], known as another shmups source, was back to fill the void.
newS:tg [jp] is another shmups news blog written by KSW.
He's planning to be able to post news with screenshots.
Babara started English site.
He's an flash game developer, known as a developer of Boschvos.
Screenshot is GINORMO SWORD, original title is "Long and Big my Dxxk". wow. my friend.
Japan Gaming Guide is nice news blog for Japanese commercial games written by ThreeHeadedMonkey.