R-Type Final (Jul 8, 2003 prototype)

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R-Type Final (Jul 8, 2003 prototype)
Build date Jul 8, 2003 13:19:36
Build name Preview
Dump status Released, redump needed
Released by Hidden Palace
File release date March 20, 2021
Origin DVD-R
Lot Project Deluge
Labels R-Type Final Preview
Dump method Memorex MRX-650LE v6 AM61 (PowerISO)
Game R-Type Final
System PlayStation 2
Genre Shoot-em-Up
Final build JP Jun 1, 2003
EU Feb 20, 2004
US Oct 29, 2003
Release date JP Jul 17, 2003
EU Feb 20, 2004
US Feb 3, 2004
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A prototype of R-Type Final for the PlayStation 2.


  • An NTSC preview build dated a month after the Japanese final build and about 3 and a half months before the US final. Seems to be a localisation prototype.
  • Miscellaneous Notes:
    • Game is emulatable (in PCSX2): Yes (as of March 17, 2021).
    • Game contains dongle protection: No.




File Type Date Size SHA-1
PS2 - R-Type Final Preview.bin File 2020-05-26 15:25:24 3.15 GB cebd3ff4c17eb0f76a7ffd8a7a27d7004aad2e5d
PS2 - R-Type Final Preview.cue File 2020-05-26 13:29:28 92 bytes 75627d69d0bc7220d68fc908a4c04e86bd8a598a
PS2 - R-Type Final Preview.jpeg File 2021-03-14 11:12:42 1.8 MB 73733db5775fc936706e4313bc7bfea2bbf1db45


A huge thanks to Hwd45 for doing the initial research on this prototype! And a huge thanks to the anonymous donor that allowed for this release to happen!

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