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About R-Type

R-Type is a science-fiction horizontal-scrolling shooter video game franchise developed and published by Irem for arcade systems and home game platforms. The first entry in the series, R-Type, was released in 1987, and it was followed by several sequels for other platforms.

R-Type Final2

The newest entry in the R-Type series

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R-9A Arrowhead

The iconic series starfighter

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The classic first boss of R-Type

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