Konami releases trailer for “Arcade Classics Anniversary Collection”

Konami has unveiled a trailer for its retro game compilation Arcade Classics Anniversary Collection, which includes 8 classic 80s titles faithfully represented in their original retro aesthetic.*

Here’s a list of the games included:

  • Scramble
  • TwinBee
  • Nemesis (aka Gradius)
  • Salamander (aka Life Force)
  • Typhoon (aka A-Jax)
  • Haunted Castle
  • Vulcan Venture (aka Gradius II)
  • Thunder Cross


Here a breakdown of the collection straight from Konami:

KONAMI starts its 50th anniversary celebration with this first installment of the Anniversary Collection series of the all-time classics! This collection includes 8 arcade masterpieces of the 80s, from Nemesis to Haunted Castle. Experience these KONAMI classics in all their retro glory, now enhanced with modern features.

• New Features: For the first time, these classic titles support mid-game saves, difficulty levels, and display options which provide a fresh experience to longtime fans.

• Bonus Book: Also includes a bonus eBook packed with new information about the titles, including interviews with the development staff, behind-the-scenes insights, and sketches and design documents never before revealed to the public!

Arcade Classics Anniversary Collection is now available on Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PS4 and Steam PC.

Source: On MSFT

*Note: the post was updated to reflect that Arcade Classics Anniversary Collection is now available, not an upcoming release


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