Other Ocean has announced another platform for SNK 40th Anniversary Collection.
Currently available for the PlayStation 4 & Nintendo Switch, the collection will release for the Xbox One digitally on May 3rd.
You can read an overview from the publisher below:
SNK 40th Anniversary Collection,
the definitive collection of arcade and console hits from SNK, is
scheduled to launch on the Xbox One family of devices including the Xbox
One X, starting on Friday, May 3 as a digital download only. Fans can
pre-order the game starting today at the Microsoft Store to be ready on
day one for the most complete, updated, 4K-ready collection of SNK
titles, prepared by the restoration wizards at Digital Eclipse and
published by Other Ocean. This Xbox One version exclusively includes the
fan-requested classic game, Baseball Stars, the first time this game has been part of the collection.
The SNK 40th Anniversary Collection includes classic titles such as Alpha Mission, Athena, Crystalis, Ikari Warriors, Ikari Warriors II: Victory Road, Ikari Warriors III: The Rescue, Guerilla War, P.O.W., Prehistoric Isle, Psycho Soldier, Street Smart, TNK III, Vanguard, Chopper I, Fantasy, Munch Mobile, Sasuke vs. Commander, Time Soldiers, Beast Busters, Bermuda Triangle, Ozma Wars, Paddle Mania, S.A.R., World Wars—and exclusively for Xbox One players, the Japanese and North American versions of the acclaimed console baseball title, Baseball Stars,
are included. Gamers can get the complete experience by playing both
the arcade and home console versions for many of these titles.
collection has been prepared for Xbox One by Digital Eclipse, a team of
dedicated gaming vets, which pioneered accurate video game re-releases
starting in 1994. Over 20 years later, the company has been reborn as a
new kind of studio with expanded talent and focus; one dedicated to not
only restoring gaming’s heritage, but to preserving it and keeping it
alive and available for future generations to appreciate and enjoy.
- The Arcade Comes Home:
Save those quarters! Play both arcade and console versions and
continuously challenge for another personal best! Choose from more than
25 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 4K 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 never before seen promotional assets!
- Xbox One Exclusive – Baseball Stars: For the first time, the hit baseball game, Baseball Stars, is included as part of the collection, with both Japanese and North American versions included!
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