Update (3/17/21): Apologies for the confusion, but NeoGeo Pocket Color Selection Vol 1 is available starting today on Nintendo Switch, not tomorrow. The original article remains unchanged below.
It’s pretty cool how we keep getting new ways to play classic games on our current consoles, and SNK corporation is making sure you have plenty of their retro titles to enjoy. Titled the NeoGeo Pocket Color Selection Vol 1, it will feature 10 different games, including the ever popular Metal Slug first and second mission! Here’s the press release for the game!
Osaka, Japan, March 17, 2021 – SNK CORPORATION (Corporate HQ: Suita-city, Osaka, Japan, Company Chairman and President: Ge Zhihui) is proud to announce the NEOGEO POCKET COLOR SELECTION Vol.1 is available to download on the Nintendo eShop today, March 3rd, 2021. Combining ten classic handheld titles into one collection, it’s sure to be the perfect package for the retro enthusiast in your life.
THE DREAM COLLECTION IS FINALLY HERE!
Relive the 10 classic games that defined the NEOGEO POCKET COLOR!
■Four stellar games have been added to the six already on sale for a total of ten amazing classics for you to enjoy!
■View 3D models of the games and their cartridges. Zoom in and take a look around!
■Of course, titles compatible with the NEOGEO POCKET can also be displayed in monochrome!
■Take on a friend in either Tabletop or Handheld Modes! (Not available for some titles)
Watch the NEOGEO POCKET COLOR SELECTION Vol.1 launch trailer here:
SNK’s most popular heroines duke it out! SNK GALS’ FIGHTERS
Your favorite chibi Samurai let loose on the small screen! SAMURAI SHODOWN!2
Reach for the top in exciting 3 x 3 team battles! KING OF FIGHTERS R-2
The story in the age of BAKUMATSU has not yet ended! THE LAST BLADE: Beyond the Destiny
See if you can survive these white-hot bouts! FATAL FURY FIRST CONTACT
The dream collaboration becomes reality! SNK VS. CAPCOM: THE MATCH OF THE MILLENNIUM
The definitive edition of this popular series is here! METAL SLUG 1ST MISSION
*Single Player Only
Lock and load! A new mission awaits! METAL SLUG 2ND MISSION
*Single Player Only
Evolve your weapon to its MAX form! DARK ARMS Beast Buster 1999
Become a world-class pro and aim for that Triple Crown! BIG TOURNAMENT GOLF
NEOGEO POCKET COLOR SELECTION Vol.1
Versus Fighting Game, Action, Sports
Digital Ver. March 18, 2021
Digital Ver. ＄39.99 / €39.99
1 to 2 players
ESRB: Teen / PEGI: 7
Stay tuned to Gaming Trend for more news and reviews for the NeoGeo Pocket Color Selection Vol 1!