R-Type Gets Turned Into an Awesome 90’s Style Anime Action Short

The mashed YouTube channel has released an awesome new web series based around nostalgic games called Game Master, and the first game to be mastered is R-Type. What makes this series so unique is that it turns a particular video game adventure into a 90’s style anime action short, and the art style is spot on to what you’re used to seeing in the Anime genre.

In the R-Type episode a gamer gets sucked into an arcade cabinet as he becomes the pilot in the game. The ensuing action is well worth watching, especially if your fond of nostalgic games and anime. Head on up above to check it out.


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