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The SNK 40th Anniversary Collection is coming to Switch this year

NiS America has announced that The SNK 40th Anniversary Collection will get a  Nintendo Switch release later this year.

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The SNK 40th Anniversary Collection

NiS America has announced that The SNK 40th Anniversary Collection will get a  Nintendo Switch release later this year.

The SNK 40th Anniversary Collection squeezes thirteen classic – or at least old – SNK games onto one sour-tasting game card. Among the included titles are some bona-fide retro treats, such as Ikari WarriorsTNK III, and Crystalis. For many games, both the arcade, and console editions are included.

Each game also features a range of modern, quality-of-life concessions, such as 1080p resolution, updated control schemes, and – in a welcome acknowledgement of some games’ difficulty – a rewind feature.

The compilation also features a Museum Mode which promises to contain a wealth of high-definition artwork, and original promotional assets.

SNK 40th Anniversary Collection games

  • Alpha Mission (Console/Arcade)
  • Athena (Console/Arcade)
  • Crystalis (Console)
  • Ikari Warriors (Console/Arcade)
  • Ikari Warriors II: Victory Road (Console/Arcade)
  • Ikari Warriors III: The Rescue (Console/Arcade)
  • Guerrilla War (Console/Arcade)
  • P.O.W. (Console/Arcade)
  • Prehistoric Isle (Arcade)
  • Psycho Soldier (Arcade)
  • Street Smart (Arcade)
  • TNK III (Console/Arcade)
  • Vanguard (Arcade)

Pre-orders for the game are open now at the official SNK 40th Anniversary Collection website.


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