The SNK 40th Anniversary Collection is scheduled to launch on the Xbox One on Friday, May 3rd as a digital download only. Pre-orders for the game are open starting today on the Microsoft Store. The Xbox version of the 40th Anniversary Collection includes the fan-requested 4K-ready restoration of Baseball Stars for the first time ever.
The SNK 40th Anniversary Collection includes several classic titles from the SNK vault, including:
Ikari Warriors II: Victory Road
Ikari Warriors III: The Rescue
Sasuke vs Commander
The 40th Anniversary Collection comes with both Arcade and Console versions of the games, so you can swap between the two and attempt a new personal best score. The games have all been given graphics updates so they run nicely in 4K, they also have redesigned control schemes to make them play a bit better on modern consoles. Additionally, the collection comes with the SNK Museum Mode which lets players explore the legacy of SNK through high definition artwork and never-before-seen promotional assets.
This collection has been prepared for Xbox One by Digital Eclipse, who have been making accurate video game re-releases since 1994. The SNK 40th Anniversary Edition is scheduled to be released for Xbox One on May 3 for an MSRP of $39.99 USD.