R-Type Dimensions, including Both Remastered R-Type Classics, Now Available on the PlayStation 3

Tozai Games brings new features to the legendary R-Type and R-Type II on the Playstation Network

Legendary shoot-em-ups never die. Their beams just grow bigger, brighter, and more powerful. Tozai Games today announced that  R-Type Dimensions is now available on the PlayStation Network for the PlayStation 3 in North America for $9.99, and will be available May 21 for 9.99 Euros (or equivalent) across supported European territories.

Initially published by Irem Software Engineering, R-Type Dimensions includes both arcade classics, R-Type and R-Type II. Each title can be played in classic mode, or with enhanced 2D/3D graphics, which includes gorgeous hi-res graphics, remastered audio, and new features exclusive to the PlayStation 3 system.

R-Type Dimensions Key Features:

  • Two complete games – includes all 8 original R-Type levels and all 6 original R-Type II levels
  • Switch between new hi-res 2D/3D graphics with revamped music, or play the classic versions with the push of a button
  • Infinite Mode and Level Select – learn the levels inside and out for the perfect, 1CC runs
  • Co-op Mode – 2 players can play together “couch co-op” style
  • Slow motion play function – weave through bullets and enemies with ease
  • Controller key configuration – change the button layout to match your play style
  • Worldwide leaderboards, player statistics, and PS3 Trophies

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