SNK 40th ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION is heading to the Switch

 

Teaming up with NIS America, a new collection to celebrate SNK’s 40th anniversary is coming to the Nintendo Switch this Fall. Sure we’ve had plenty of Neo Geo titles released on the Nintendo Switch so far, but this collection is focused on SNK’s pre-Neo Geo days.

The full list of games featured isn’t known but the ones currently announced include:

1. Alpha Mission (Console/Arcade)

2. Athena (Console/Arcade)

3. Crystalis (Console)

4. Ikari Warriors (Console/Arcade)

5. Ikari Warriors II: Victory Road (Console/Arcade)

6. Ikari Warriors III: The Rescue (Console/Arcade)

7. Guerrilla War (Console/Arcade)

8. P.O.W. (Console/Arcade)

9. Prehistoric Isle (Arcade)

10. Psycho Soldier (Arcade)

11. Street Smart (Arcade)

12. TNK III (Console/Arcade)

13. Vanguard (Arcade)

More a set to be revealed at a later date.

Here are some features to expect:

Key Features:

A Collection of Classics in Your Hands! – Take a piece of SNK history with you wherever you go on Nintendo Switch. Choose from over a dozen titles and experience an intense blast from the past!

Modern Meets Retro! – The convenience and improvements of modern gaming are all in the collection! Rewind and save at any time while you’re playing, enjoy updated graphics at 1080p resolution, and experience redesigned control schemes for a modern feel!

Enter the SNK Museum – An extensive history of SNK and its games await in the Museum Mode. Explore the legacy of one of Japan’s leading developers with high definition artwork and original promotional assets!

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Are you excited about this release? I definitely can’t wait to get my hands on all of this retro goodness!