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R-TYPE, THE CLASSIC ARCADE SHOOTER, RETURNS AS A UNIVERSAL APP!
Revisit the 80's (mesh half-shirts and Keds optional) with this classic, old-school shoot 'em up! One of the decade’s most popular arcade games will awaken fond memories of jangling quarters, Jolt Cola and week-old popcorn. Fire up your iPhone or iPad and get ready to go back... to R-Type!
FEEL THE BLAST!
Blast off and attack the evil Bydo Empire. Use everything in your arsenal to take them down – don’t be shy! It's retro, it's fun and it's a “10” on the difficulty scale. Finish this masterpiece and carve your name amongst the greats!
INCLUDES THE ORIGINAL FEATURES…
Remember how damnably difficult R-Type was? Well it still is, because we stayed true to the original, just the way you remember it! Choose between two difficulty settings, utilize two different control options and soar through eight jam-packed levels, each with its own unique boss. Upgrade to new weapons, power-ups, and attachments as you battle wave after wave of enemies.
... AND SOME NEW FEATURES TOO!
- Universal version
- Enhanced Touch mode
- Eight levels and two different control options: touch and virtual D-pad
- Two difficulty settings
- Available in 10 languages: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Russian, Japanese, Korean, Chinese and Portuguese
- Full Retina Display support
- Game Center: unlockable achievements + online leaderboards
What's New in Version 2.0.3
Updated controls configuration screen.
Fixed minor bugs.
Thrilling adventure that awards you some serious bragging rights!
An all time classic, finally returns to the iPad in full HD, and beautiful frame rates. Preferred for those who don't mind spending days at a time trying to beat a single level, and not preferred for those who aren't determined to beat each insanely difficult stage. Super neat power-ups, super cool ship attachments, super hard enemies. Each stage is set in a entirely different world, so you won't be getting bored of them (unless, of coarse, your stuck there because you don't have the skill).
IF YOU WANT A REAL CHALLENGE, go for R-Type, you'll be sitting there learning from mistake after mistake after mistake! Test yourself and have fun while doing it!
Bullet Heaven Perfection
There are games in every console that define the generation. R-Type is one of those games. While I play I cannot help but think of the hours my girlfriend and I would spend pouring into this game, just to 1-Up the other.
When it comes to side scroller shooters, R-Type is, and always will be, the king.
Best childhood game ever
I am so glad that R-Type finally made it to the iPad. This was my favorite game of all when growing up and have been trying to find it for the newer system. My wait is done and I am overjoyed. I feel like a child opening presents on Christmas Day.
- Category: Games
- Updated: Feb 13, 2014
- Version: 2.0.3
- Size: 24.1 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: DotEmu
- © 2013 DotEmu
Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPad 2 Wi-Fi, iPad 2 Wi-Fi + 3G, iPad Wi-Fi (3rd generation), iPad Wi-Fi + Cellular (3rd generation), iPad Wi-Fi (4th generation), iPad Wi-Fi + Cellular (4th generation), iPad mini Wi-Fi, iPad mini Wi-Fi + Cellular, iPad Air, iPad Air Wi-Fi + Cellular, iPad mini 2, iPad mini 2 Wi-Fi + Cellular, iPad Air 2, iPad Air 2 Wi-Fi + Cellular, iPad mini 3, iPad mini 3 Wi-Fi + Cellular, iPod touch (4th generation), iPod touch (5th generation), and iPod touch (6th generation). This app is optimized for iPhone 5.