Today, the manufacturer Granzella launched a website for Final R-Type 2. Today is April Day Fool. This is either a terrible, moderate joke or a terrible time.
The website is not official look like a joke – isn't the humor so subtle that it has gone completely over my head.
“Granzella has started planning to present the latest work of the milestone in side scrolling games, t R-Type, who went out to the world in 1987, ”the official states. “In this latest version of R-Type game, all player fighters who appeared R-Type Finalexpressions of assault, executability and the exciting feel of the gameplay will intensify. ”
Not exactly side by hilarious, huh? R-Type Final in 2003, so maybe the joke is that this is a sequel to the “final”? Capitalize?
The site adds that the steps are rebuilt from the bottom up, and this will be the first R-Type with a ratio of 16: 9.
April Fool's Japanese jokes usually refer to the date – for example, saying whatever news is limited to April 1 or whatever.
But if you scroll down to the bottom of the official page and … t
Plan to launch a crowdfunding campaign
We plan to run a crowdfunding campaign to encourage R-TYPE support for “Project R” – Newcastle's new R-TYPE production project.
The next update has been scheduled around May. We kindly ask for your cooperation.
Yes, this doesn't seem like a joke. Day Fool's April is a big thing in Japan, especially online, so I'm not sure why they've chosen today.