The ACA NEOGEO series is now available on mobile devices, after previously releasing on PS4, Xbox One, Windows PC and Nintendo Switch. The official website declares the series a “curated list of faithfully reproduced classic NEOGEO masterpieces ranging from fighting, action, shooting, and sports games–allowing players to relive the very best the NEOGEO has to offer on modern platforms”.
SNK Corporation promises there will be more to come, with the first wave consisting of Alpha Mission 2, Samurai Shodown 4 and Metal Slug 5. Each title is available at $3.99 each or your regional equivalent. An overview of each of the games are given as follows:
ALPHA MISSION II
“ALPHA MISSION II” is a shooting game released by SNK in 1991.The game is a fan-favorite in the genre, and features unique gameplay allowing players to collect and upgrade armor power-ups and switch them out on the fly. This second entry in the series adds a wealth of new flashy armor power-ups, expanding on the tactical and exciting gameplay the series is known for.
SAMURAI SHODOWN IV
“SAMURAI SHODOWN IV” is a fighting game released by SNK in 1996.Warriors with their own respective goals, speculations will challenge Amakusa who has returned to life again, and plans to conquer the modern world. Attacks using the “Anger Gauge” can lead to unexpected outcomes and make battles even more intense!
METAL SLUG 5
“METAL SLUG 5” is an action shooting game released by SNK in 2003.The Ptolemaic Army has stolen some very confidential files! Choose from four familiar faces: Marco, Eri, Tarma, or Fio to take them down! Look forward to the new Slug Gunner and slide mechanic!