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January 2018 Retro Gaming Article


January 1, 2018 Retro Gaming Blog Post:

Retro-Bit announces upcoming R-Type Compilation for SNES, R- Type Returns

Retro-Bit announces R-Type Returns
R-Type Returns will be a limited edition SNES cartridge produced in conjunction with developers at Irem.
If Nintendo's release of the SNES Classic Edition didn't prompt you to fire up your original Super Nintendo console, perhaps this release from Retro-Bit will do the trick. This cartridge (limited to one thousand units) will contain both Super R-Type and R-Type III: The Third Lightning.

This limited edition includes a collectible retail box, full-color manual, limited edition lithographs, certificate of authenticity, an original sticker collection and an exclusive Limited Edition Pin.

Neither price or release date have been set, although it is slated to appear in 2018. The game will be available via CastleMania Games, so check in to see when this title's information becomes available.

Super R-Type by Irem for SNES Super R-Type by Irem for SNES was released in September 1991. It was released on the Wii Virtual Console in 2008. One of the two included titles on Retro-Bit's R-Type Returns!
R-Type III by Irem & Jaleco for SNES Released in December 1993 for Famicom/SNES, R-Type III by Irem & Jaleco also appeared on Game Boy Advance and Wii Virtual Console. One of the two included titles on Retro-Bit's R-Type Returns!


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