Not an American user?

Description

R-Type II is a side-scrolling 2D shooter with spacecraft and the sequel to the original R-Type. The player controls the ship R-9C, the successor to R-9 with some changes to the weapons. The wave cannon is now able to track enemies and there are two new types of weapons: search laser and shotgun laser. For the land units a new anti-ground bomb can be used. The arcade game and most versions derived from it such as the Amiga one contain six levels, each with their own boss. The Game Boy version has five levels and does not incorporate the new weapons.

Screenshots

R-Type II Android Total points
R-Type II Arcade Another power-up.
R-Type II Arcade Navigating carefully.
R-Type II Amiga Loading...

Promo Images

R-Type II Screenshot
R-Type II Screenshot
R-Type II Screenshot
R-Type II Screenshot

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.


Critic Reviews

Power Play Arcade Mar, 1990 5 out of 5 100
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Arcade Feb, 1990 92 out of 100 92
Amiga Action Amiga Jul, 1991 86 out of 100 86
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Amiga Aug, 1991 82 out of 100 82
Atari ST User Atari ST Oct, 1991 81 out of 100 81
Play Time Game Boy Sep, 1993 80 out of 100 80
CU Amiga Amiga Jun, 1991 79 out of 100 79
Amiga Joker Amiga Sep, 1991 77 out of 100 77
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Amiga Sep, 1991 8.8 out of 12 73
Video Games Game Boy Jun, 1993 72 out of 100 72

Forums

Topic # Posts Last Post
Totally wrong entry 2 Sciere (401347)
Aug 12, 2009

Trivia

There is no trivia on file for this game.


Contributed to by Sciere (401347), Kabushi (167940), Martin Smith (62870), Terok Nor (23173) and quizzley7 (21133)