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R-Type III: The 3rd Lightning Box Art
  • R-Type III: The 3rd Lightning

    ESRB E



It was believed on Earth that the deadly BYDO Empire had been destroyed - but now they've returned, as nasty as ever. Their ships and armies are more powerful than before, and Earth will surely be conquered unless the new R-90 ship can destroy them. Powered with engines that launch it into different dimensions, and armed with the Round, Shadow and Cyclone Forces, the R-90 has what it takes to wipe out the BYDO threat. The BYDO mother ship must be found and destroyed to entirely erase the species from our galaxy.

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This classic game is part of the Virtual Console service, which brings you great games created for consoles such as NES™, Super NES™ and Game Boy™ Advance. See more Virtual Console games for Wii.

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Game Details
  • System Wii
  • Release Date 1994
  • No. of Players 2 players simultaneous
  • Category Shooter
  • PublisherJaleco
  • Classic Controller

  • GCN Controller

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