Publisher Nighthawk Interactive and developer Digital Eclipse announced today they will be releasing Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and The Lion King. This is a remastered collection of the classic games released in the early '90s for the SNES, SEGA Genesis, and Game Boy consoles. All of them upgraded to 1080p with enhanced graphics and even the ability to play them as they originally were on each version. Like many of these collections, you get a Watch Mode, a Rewind Mode, a museum of assets and more. You can read more about it below along with the trailer as the collection will be released on October 29th, 2019.
Fans will be able to revisit these beloved games and take advantage of a variety of modern support options, including instant save states, a "Rewind" button to jump back up to 15 seconds, level select, invulnerability, infinite lives, and an "Interactive Game Viewer." The Interactive Game Viewer enables players to view full game playthroughs, with the ability to skip forward, jump in, and start playing at any point.
In addition, Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and the Lion King features:
- Authentic Game Content with Modern Improvements – Fans old and new can enjoy the original game builds, upscaled graphics, customizable controls, special filters for visual enhancement and more.
- Variety of Game Versions – The collection includes multiple playable platform versions of the games including their Sega Genesis, Game Boy and Super Game Boy releases,as well as The Lion King Super Nintendo Entertainment System version.
- A Helping Hand – Players who want to experience the Disney magic in true "Hakuna Matata" fashion can use the Interactive Game Viewer, Rewind feature and cheat codes to aid gameplay progression.
- Curated, Explorable Museum – A treasure trove of behind-the-scenes development assets including interviews, an art gallery and a music player shares the rich history behind the Aladdin and The Lion King 16-bit games.