Hamster continues to roll our new NEOGEO games pretty much every week. Here are the latest games that have been released over the last couple weeks or so.
TOP HUNTER RODDY & CATHY is a side-scrolling action game released by SNK in 1994. Using a 2-line system with front and back lines, players can freely Switch between them while jumping, shooting, throwing, and performing special attacks in order to defeat the space pirates who aim for total domination. This game features a simultaneous 2 player mode.
THE LAST BLADE is a fighting game released by SNK in 1997, set in Japan’s Edo period with a roster of unique swordsmen to choose from. Thematically, the game is similar to the “SAMURAI SHODOWN” series, but also features a wealth of innovative systems to set it apart. One such system is the ability to choose between “Power” and “Speed” styles at character selection. The “Power” system focuses on high damage while the “Speed” system focuses more on intricate combos and speed. The game also features a unique “Hajiki” ability that allows players to deflect or repel attacks. Player can also cancel super attacks into Desperation Moves, adding another strategic element to the game. Finally, the game features a wealth of flashy attacks thanks to the inclusion of Super Secret Skills and Super Desperation Moves.
Title ACA NEOGEO THE LAST BLADE
Platform Nintendo Switch
Release Date December 14th, 2017
REAL BOUT FATAL FURY SPECIAL is a fighting game released by SNK in 1997. With its 2-line battle system, refined Power Gauge mechanics, and the abolishment of the ring-out feature, the battle tactics have been further improved. Along with Wolfgang Krauser, a total of 19 combatants appear.
PULSTAR is a side-scrolling shooting game released by SNK in 1995. Control the “Dino246”, and take down the aliens who are attacking the solar system. The game features a variety of offensive and defensive options, including 5 unique Voyager items and special IO items. Use everything at your disposal to protect your ship and defeat the alien threat!
Title ACA NEOGEO PULSTAR
Platform Nintendo Switch
Release Date December 21st, 2017
METAL SLUG 3 is an action game released by SNK in 2000. It is actually the fourth entry in the METAL SLUG game Series. Players will be able to use four different characters as they take to the battlefield with an array of weaponry. New Slugs such as a Drill Slug will also show up in gameplay, leading to even more fierce and exciting action!