R-Type Final 3 Evolved Releases April 25 in North America, April 28 in Europe

    Legendary shoot 'em up arrives this spring.

    NIS America announced shoot ’em up R-Type Final 3 Evolved launches April 25 for PlayStation 5 in North America. The European release follows up on April 28 for PlayStation 5.

    Alongside the release date announcement of R-Type Final 3 Evolved, NIS America released a new trailer highlighting supported features. These new features include an updated launch sequence and a multiplayer game mode according to NIS America. 

    Here’s an overview of R-Type Final 3 Evolved via NIS America:


    Experience the return of the legendary side-scroller series, now on PS5! R-Type Final 3 Evolved brings the explosive R-Type Final 2 action onto the PS5 in Unreal Engine 5, and includes all the DLC stages from Stage Pass 1, along with unreleased bonus stages, making this a must-have title for new and veteran shoot-’em-up fans alike.

    Key Features
    • Evolved Enhancements: Experience the explosive adventure of R-Type on PS5, where the frenetic action of the original games meets updated 3D visuals and modern gameplay features.
    • Universal Challenge: The performance-based difficulty system adjusts to each player’s individual experience, making this game accessible to new and veteran pilots alike.
    • Customized Loadout: Choose from a fleet of fighters from previous installments and personalize every element of your ship, including its color, weapon loadout, and decals. You can even customize your pilot to your liking in the hangar!
    • Worlds of New Content: R-Type Final 3 Evolved includes PS5 exclusive stages created by Kazuma Kujo, all of the homage stages from the first Stage Pass, and update Version 2.0.0. which contains new playable ships, a new multiplayer mode, global rankings, and more.

    Check out the “New Features Highlight” trailer below:

    R-Type Final 3 Evolved will be sold physically and digitally in the west via the NIS America Online Store. The game launches first in Japan on March 23. 

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    Raul Ochoa, a.k.a. Soul Kiwami, is the Managing Editor of Final Weapon and a Games Writer at Game Rant with four years of writing and editing experience. Raul is passionate about the Japanese gaming industry, and he's a huge fan of Nintendo Switch, PC hardware, JRPGs, and fighting games. business email: [email protected] | Muck Rack:

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