December 19, 2022
Granzella Inc. is pleased to announce the "1st R-Type Final 2 & 3 Best Pilot Championship" as the sci-fi shooter "R-Type Final 2" celebrates its second anniversary on April 29, 2023.
Competition mode (Stage R1.0) of "R-Type Final 2" and "R-Type Final 3" will be used.
It is a two-person team competition, with the winner determined by the high score of the team members.
For the inaugural edition of this event, only the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5* versions of the game will be used in order to achieve standardized hardware performance.
* "R-Type Final 3 Evolved" is scheduled for release on PlayStation 5 in March 2023.
The winner will receive the "Winner-exclusive R-craft" usable in the game, and entrants in the main round will be given an "Entrant-exclusive pilot suit". In addition, all entrants to this event will get an "Entrant-exclusive decal" as a participation prize!
*The prizes can be used on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 versions of the game.
Details on how to participate in this event and how to enter will be announced at a later date.
"R-Type Final 2" is the latest in the R-Type series, the monumental work of side-view shooters.
Who will be crowned as the first and best-ever pilot!?
We hope you will hone your skills at "R-Type Final 2" this winter and join our event.
We look forward to your entries!
This is a long stage designed for competition. Under grueling conditions, you will compete for scores on the stage with zero remaining aircraft, no continue, and no special weapon.
"1st R-Type Final 2 & 3 Best Pilot Championship"
|Schedule||Preliminary Round: April 1 - 23, 2023 (To be confirmed depending on the number of entrants)
Main Round: Saturday, April 29, 2023
|Competition format||2-player team competition|
|Entry||Sign up as a team|
|Entry period||January 10, 2023 - March 31, 2023|
|Platform||PlayStation 4 / PlayStation 5|
|Prize||Winners: Winner-exclusive R-craft
Participation in the main round: Entrant-exclusive pilot's suit
* The prizes can be used on PlayStation 4 / PlayStation 5
|Participation Prize||Entrant-exclusive decal *It can be used on PlayStation 4 / PlayStation 5|
|Details on entry, etc.||Details on how to participate in this event and how to enter will be announced at a later date.|