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R-Type Final
6.8 out of 10

R-Type Final

Leap into the cockpit of your R9 and annihilate the Bydo Empire Read more

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Overall 9
8.5

R-Type Final

The Armchair Empire
8 October 2004
  • Conclusion: And blowing things up is a big, big part of the R-Type Final experience. The controls handle much like that of the game’s predecessors, as players are able to adjust the speed of their ship, select between rapid fire and a high-powered shot that needs to be charged before firing (up to three levels...
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Overall 9
8.6

R-Type Final

Playstation Illustrated
2 July 2004
  • Excerpt: R-Type Final adapts a 3D world to a 2D gameplay style, and it does it rather well. It allows the camera to move freely to different angles while maintaining that 'flat' feeling of flying from the left side of the screen to the right.
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Overall 9
8.9
Features 9
8.5
Gameplay 9
9.0
Graphics 9
9.0
Sound 8
7.5
Lifespan 10
9.5

R-Type Final

Gaming Target
20 March 2004
Overall 9
8.5
Gameplay 9
9.0
Graphics 8
8.0
Sound 7
7.0

R-Type: Final

The Next Level
8 March 2004
  • Excerpt: But though years had gone by and the desires of the general public had passed into new things, smaller companies came to realize that maybe there were just enough gamers who remembered and loved the old ways that games could be made for them without it being a financial black hole.
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Overall 9
9.0
Gameplay 9
9.0
Graphics 8
8.2
Sound 8
8.0

Expert Review

Kikizo
2 June 2003
  • Conclusion: THE VERDICT: With R-Type Final, fans of the series have a reason to rejoice and be saddened at the same time. On one hand, it provides a very solid shooting experience from start to finish, chock full of nostalgia, beautiful graphics and great gameplay.
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Overall 5
5.0

R-type : final

Tom's Games
1 April 2004
  • Summary: "L´infâme Bydo, éternelle Némésis de la paix galactique et de tout ce qui est bon, a ressuscité son maléfique empire en utilisant la Force"… Ca commence...
  • Pros: 101 différents vaisseaux disponibles, Musique, Armes multiples, Son prix (moins de 40 euros), Galeries
  • Cons: Graphismes, Ralentissements, Grande difficulté, Peu d´originalité, Lassant, Enervant
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