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release year
 1987
developer
 Irem
publisher
 Electric Dreams Software
category
 Action
genre / theme
 arcade, shooter, side-scrolling, sci-fi
platform
 Arcade (1987), Atari ST, Commodore 64, MSX,PC-88, SEGA Master System, ZX Spectrum (1988), Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Sharp X68000 (1989), TurboGrafx-16 (1990), Game Boy (1991), Wii (2006) , J2ME (2007), iPhone (2010), Android (2011), iPad (2013), Nintendo 3DS
R-Type is a side scrolling shoot-em-up arcade game produced by Irem in 1987, first published by Nintendo on Arcade coin-op machines. The player controls a space fighter named the R-9 to defend humanity against a mysterious powerful alien life-form known as the Bydo. The game is made up of several sequential levels, with a boss enemy at the end of each. The player controls a small spacecraft and must navigate terrain and fight enemies using the various ship weapons. The player's spacecraft has, by default, a weak but rapid-firing main gun, which can take out waves of weak fighters; and a more powerful gun called a wave cannon, which requires the player to hold their fire to build up power for the cannon. When released, this fires a concentrated bolt of energy which can do more damage to larger enemies...
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game added: 13.02.2016, 12:00 (dj)
last update: 28.04.2021, 09:01 (dj)
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