ACA2 NEOGEO games are coming to PS5 and Xbox Series X|S

ACA2 NEOGEO games are coming to PS5 and Xbox Series X|S

Hamster Corporation announced ACA2 NEOGÉO on their YouTube livestream. This title seeks to evolve the previous one ACA NEOGÉO with some new features. ACA2 NEOGÉO will be released this summer on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S.

To clarify, Arcade Archives is Hamster’s series of emulated arcade games from the late 90s to early 2000s. This series includes SNK arcade titles such as The king of fighters And Samurai fight. They have released over 100 arcade and NEOGEO games on PS4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PC and Android/iOS. Hamster Corporation has unveiled a new development in the ACA NEOGEO series.

ACA2 NEOGEO brings back the classics and more

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This brand new series includes both temporal and network attack modes. Additionally, classic modes such as original, high score and caravan are still included. Hamster Corporation also wanted to note that players who own ACA NEOGÉO will get a discounted purchase for ACA2 NEOGÉO.

Check out Arcade Archive’s 10th anniversary livestream below, via Hamster Corporation:

In March this year, SNK announced a commercial collaboration with developer ARIKA to revive SNK’s classic intellectual properties (IP) outside of fighting games. This collaboration will allow the former to promote, revive and revitalize past IPs. SNK didn’t name the exact IP addresses, but they note that they currently own over 200 IP addresses, including the old NEOGEO line.

In October 2023, SNK announced the SNK Universe Project, a new initiative aimed at increasing the global appeal of the intellectual property. Specifically, the SNK Universe project aims to help the company move away from traditional fighting games and toward different entertainment mediums, such as anime and movies. The initiative also aims to strengthen the attractiveness of SNK’s IPs such as The king of fighters (KOF), Fatal FuryAnd Samurai fight.

Fatal Fury: City of Wolvesthe next major long-term game Fatal Fury franchise, is in development at SNK. The new title was showcased at EVO 2023, featuring returning characters Rock Howard and Terry Bogard. Additionally, Andy Bogard and Joe Higashi will be playable characters in Fatal Fury: City of Wolves. More details on the game will likely come later this year, with a potential reveal at EVO 2024.