R-Type Is Getting An Excellent Statue

Image: Figsoku

Classic side-scrolling shooter R-Type is getting immortalized in a poseable Figma statue.

Of course, that’s Dobkeratops, which is R-Type’s most infamous boss.


This is an unpainted prototype. According to Figsoku, the final piece doesn’t yet have a release date. Pricing is also TBA.

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