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R-Type Delta

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The Bydo Empire has returned to Earth with a vengeance. This time, they will not accept defeat so easily. Earth however, is ready for them...

Three R-Class ships: the R-9, the R-13, and the prototype R-X, are your weapons in this war. Choose your ship according to your liking, blast off, and strike the Bydo Empire!

R-Type Delta is the first 2D/3D R-Type game (à la Einhänder and Thunder Force V).


R-Type Delta PlayStation Sixth Contact - generic futuristic fortress
R-Type Delta PlayStation Craft Selection
R-Type Delta PlayStation First Contact - A city in ruins
R-Type Delta PlayStation Fifth Contact - wreckage of R-Type 1

Alternate Titles

  • "アール・タイプ デルタ" -- Japanese spelling

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The Press Says

GamePro (US) PlayStation Nov 24, 2000 4.5 out of 5 90
Super Play PlayStation May, 1999 90 out of 100 90
GameSpot PlayStation Dec 15, 1998 8.2 out of 10 82 PlayStation Jul 09, 1999 16 out of 20 80
Power Unlimited PlayStation Apr, 1999 8 out of 10 80
IGN PlayStation Aug 31, 1999 8 out of 10 80
Spel för Alla PlayStation Aug, 1998 8 out of 10 80 PlayStation Apr 01, 2009 79 out of 100 79
The Video Game Critic PlayStation May 10, 2000 B 75


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1001 Video Games

The PS1 version of R-Type Delta appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

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