X360 Thursday, October 9, 2008 | 12:10 PM

TGS08: Images of R-Type Dimensions

TGS08: Images of R-Type Dimensions

Microsoft also announced R-Type Dimensions on Xbox Live Arcade, and here are some images of it.
Update: Video added.


TGS08 trailer

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Commented on 2008-10-09 13:15:19
Wow, just WoW! Great to see it contains both R-Type and R-Type 2. Love that instant switch between 2d and 3d look, great. Can't wait to get my hands on it. Shame they did not included R-Type LEO, but who knows maybe its coming one day. We can always hope.
Commented on 2008-10-09 13:53:48
I think R-type is still the unbeated king of shoot'em ups.
Commented on 2008-10-09 14:33:05
With Thunder Force VI coming out in just a few days, it feels like 2008 is going to be the year of the shmupers!
But seriously "arcade mode"? Is this "World of World of R-Type"?
Commented on 2008-10-09 15:14:42
This I will buy.
Commented on 2008-10-09 16:39:10 In reply to Nakano
Posted by Nakano
I think R-type is still the unbeated king of shoot'em ups.
you are definitely right. I still remember beating the hell out of the SMS and PC-E versions ...

But why do they show the last boss? That's insane! Wonder if part one contains that "Special Stage" ... but I guess not
Commented on 2008-10-09 17:22:31 In reply to Nakano
Posted by Nakano
I think R-type is still the unbeated king of shoot'em ups.
pfft, its all about vic viper and gradius.
Commented on 2008-10-09 17:42:15
This one brings memories :) Hard has f**k though.
Commented on 2008-10-09 17:43:10
Is it a faithful remake or will there be extra content and features?

Edit: Apart from the 2D to 3D thing, I see that.
Commented on 2008-10-09 20:43:37
Hey that actually looks cool.
Commented on 2008-10-10 01:17:52 In reply to kopib
omg! That looks great.
I love R-type games
Posted by kopib
Wow, just WoW! Great to see it contains both R-Type and R-Type 2. Love that instant switch between 2d and 3d look, great. Can't wait to get my hands on it. Shame they did not included R-Type LEO, but who knows maybe its coming one day. We can always hope.
LEO was okay but didn't seem like a proper R-Type game.
I'd rather see R-type III, even though it wasn't in the arcade.
Commented on 2008-10-10 01:27:42 In reply to yutaro
Posted by yutaro
With Thunder Force VI coming out in just a few days, it feels like 2008 is going to be the year of the shmupers!
But seriously "arcade mode"? Is this "World of World of R-Type"?
I REALLY want Sega to bring Thunder Force VI out on the Xbox360 on XBLA or even on disc as a full price game! :(

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