Cave's vertical scrolling shooter Guwange will be released worldwide on Xbox Live Arcade on 10th November.
This will be a rare occaision for a developer whose renowned hectic shoot-'em-ups are usually only released in Japan.
Guwange will cost 800 Microsoft Points (£6.85 / 9.60).
The game first appeared in Japanese arcades in 1999. Xbox Live Arcade additions include a novice mode with auto-fire, plus a Blue mode for the experts among you.