SNK PLAYMORE USA CORPORATION announced today that they will be launching the NEOGEO Station on the PlayStation Network to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the NEOGEO videogame system on December 21st, 2010. The NEOGEO Station will be a continuously growing’ library of classic NEOGEO games available via the PlayStation Network for $8.99 per title for PS3 and $6.99 per title for PSP.
In commemorating the 20th anniversary of the legendary NEOGEO MVS & AES, SNK has updated NEOGEO games for PlayStation®3 and PlayStation®Portable systems with VERSUS and/or CO-OP Play so players all over the world can compete against each other via the PlayStation®Network (PSP® Versions will be compatible with Ad-Hoc Mode**).
The first 10 game titles on “NEOGEO Station” will be available on December 21, 2010 for the PS3 and will include “FATAL FURY”, “METAL SLUG”, and “THE KING OF FIGHTERS ’94”. “FATAL FURY” and “METAL SLUG” will also be available for the PSP on December 21. Continuing in 2011, SNK PLAYMORE USA will offer the PSP versions of the other eight game titles as well as a wide variety of other games that made the “NEOGEO” world-famous in the 90s.
Here is the complete launch title list for NEOGEO Station:
- FATAL FURY (PSP 12/21)
- ALPHA MISSION II
- THE KING OF FIGHTERS ’94
- SAMURAI SHODOWN
- BASEBALL STARS PROFESSIONAL
- MAGICIAN LORD
- METAL SLUG (PSP 12/21)
- LEAGUE BOWLING
- SUPER SIDEKICKS
- ART OF FIGHTING
So who’s excited about this? The classics never get old right.