Series: R-Type

R-Type

This entry is part 1 of 6 in the series R-Type

The mid ‘80s was a renaissance for shooters. In 1985, Konami released Gradius. Not long later, in 1987, Irem released

R-Type II / Super R-Type

This entry is part 2 of 6 in the series R-Type

R-Type II opens up with a bang, a 3D view of the R-9C launching out into space and out into

R-Type Leo

This entry is part 3 of 6 in the series R-Type

R-Type Leo is considered the black sheep of the series. Not because it’s particular bad or anything – it’s quite

R-Type III

This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series R-Type

R-Type III is the first title in the series exclusively for consoles. It was developed by Tamtex, a subsidiary of

R-Type Delta

This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series R-Type

In the late ‘90s, 3D video games were greatly overtaking the popularity of 2D, resulting in the downfall of many

R-Type Final

This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series R-Type

About five years after the release of R-Type Delta, Irem developed what was planned to be the last in the