Super R-Type

Super R-Type

2008

System
Super Nintendo
Publisher
Irem
Developer
Irem

8.8

Game Rating

User Ratings: 5

Our Review: 6/10

Overview

Number of Players
Single Player
Genre
Shooter
Release Date

Wii Shop

  • 17th Mar 2008, 800 points (USA)
  • 14th Mar 2008, 800 points (UK/EU)
  • 29th Jan 2008, 800 points (JPN)
Series
R-Type
Controller Support
Classic, Gamecube

Screenshots (6)

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Reviews

  • 4

    Virtual Console / Super Nintendo

    Review Super R-Type

    The BYDO Empire is back!

    That naughty Bydo Empire! You would have thought they would have learnt their lesson last time when a solitary R-9 craft kicked their butt so badly. Alas, they are back and wreaking havoc wherever they go. Time for you to save the universe, again! Super R-Type was one of the earlier games released on the Super Nintendo. It...

About The Game

A galactic battle begins. The BYDO Empire of mutant extraterrestrials is back with evil intent and awesome power. Now the evil empire is poised to launch a new attack on Earth. Only the revolutionary R-9, the planet's most advanced form of defense, stands between these monsters and doom.

Fight through seven challenging stages - picking up power-up items as you progress - on the way to each stage's memorable boss. Is the BYDO Empire invincible? You'll need lightning reflexes, intuitive moves and a big dose of cosmic luck to hold your own. Better prepare yourself, because the mutants "R" ready for you.