“NEOGEO Pocket Color Selection Volume 1” Now Available for Nintendo Switch

SNK recently announced that NEOGEO Pocket Color Selection Vol. 1 is now available for the Switch via the Nintendo eShop.

The digital collection is priced at $39.99, and includes a total of ten classic NEOGEO Pocket Color games. There is a physical edition planned for us collecting purists, but no release date has been announced at this time.

Here’s a list of the games included:

  1. SNK Gals’ Fighters
  2. Samurai Shodown! 2
  3. King of Fighters R-2
  4. The Last Blade: Beyond the Destiny
  5. Fatal Fury: First Contact
  6. SNK Vs. Capcom: The Match of the Millennium
  7. Metal Slug: 1st Mission
  8. Metal Slug: 2nd Mission
  9. Dark Arms: Beast Buster 1999
  10. Big Tournament Golf

Lots of fighting games, eh? Well, it is an SNK collection. It’s worth noting that the first six games in the above list have already been released individually for the Switch as part of SNK’s NEOGEO Pocket Color Selection, and more games are expected to be individually released in the future.

You can check out the latest trailer below, followed by a full breakdown of NEOGEO Pocket Color Selection Vol. 1 from the Nintendo Switch eShop.

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 10 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 be displayed in monochrome mode!

• Take on a friend in either Tabletop or Handheld Modes! (Not available for some titles)

*The manual included with the game is from the NEOGEO POCKET COLOR game, and as such may contain instructions different to that on Nintendo Switch.

*Modes other than VS that require DC/KOF LINK are not enabled.

Source: Niche Gamer

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One comment

  • Rusty Shackelford

    Damn I loved the NeoGeo Pocket Color! It was my handheld of choice during the Dreamcast days! I wonder if mine still works. Probably not. It probably still has batteries from 2002 in there that exploded and ruined it! *sigh*

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