Game overview

R-Type, the classic arcade shooter, is back with 8 levels, 8 bosses, power-ups, and customizable controls. Blast off to defeat the evil Bydo Empire!

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Relive the good old days with R-Type, the classic arcade shooter that has returned! Take a trip back to the 80s with this old-school shoot'em up game. Prepare yourself to have a blast with this side-scrolling game!

The game retains all of the original features you remember and love about R-Type. Fly through eight different levels with the freedom to choose from three control options. Play on two different difficulty levels and upgrade your game with new weapons, power-ups, and attachments. Take down eight unique bosses and wave after wave of various enemies.

Feel the power of your blast and strike the evil Bydo Empire with your best shot! This fun-filled retro game is also challenging, and mastering it will require your best effort. Rise to the challenge and become the master of this classic masterpiece!

This game is optimized for Sony Xperia PLAY. Additionally, it's featured in SHIELD Hub and can be played on NVIDIA SHIELD. M.O.J.O. is also optimized for this game, and custom controllers such as MOGA Pocket and MOGA Pro are supported.

(C)2011-2013 ported on Android by DotEmu SAS.

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Release date
Sep 12, 2011
Single player

Gameplay & Streams

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