A legendary shoot-em-up is making an explosive return in the spring of 2021! NIS America announced that R-Type Final 2 is coming to the PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, PC, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X/S. It will be a brand-new modernized installment in the classic series with stunning 3D graphics, customizable ships as well as a worldwide leaderboard. Additionally, the classic R-Type feature, the “Force” mechanic, will be making a return.
Key Features Of R-Type Final 2
Are flashbacks from previous R-Type games getting the better of you? Worry not! The game will feature a system that adjusts to each individuals’ performance. This means enemies will evolve along with your ability to navigate the wild stages of R-Type. In addition, you will also be able to check worldwide leaderboards to see where you rank against other pilots across the globe.
Set yourself apart from other pilots by customizing your ships to your liking. Players will be able to change the colors of the ship along with the weapons, decals, and pilots. For those who want to feel some nostalgia, previous fighters from other R-Type games will also be available.
“Evolved and Enhanced”
The R-Type games have always been known for their frenetic gameplay and eye-catching visuals. R-Type Final 2 will be keeping those features and adapting them for the current and next-gen platforms. It will feature modern 3D-visuals and the aforementioned performance-based difficulty, making it accessible to old and new players alike. Moreover, long-time fans will be able to blast their way through alien hordes in re-imagined classic stages from previous R-Type games.
Many shoot-em-ups are notorious for being difficult to play. Projectiles dominate the screen, creating beautiful patterns but also a lot of frustration. How do you feel about the relentless difficultly in video games? Are you excited for R-Type Final 2? Let me know in the comments below!