Wed. Feb 19th, 2020

Kunio-kun classics heading west for the primary time

Very a lot un-barf.

It has been out in Japan since December, however Kunio-kun: The World Classics Assortment is, in opposition to all odds, heading West on February 20th. with a complete of eighteen (18!) titles, eleven of them being old-school Kunio-kun titles, localised and playable in English for the very first time.

Here is that checklist in full, with their localised titles solely: 

DOUBLE DRAGON, DOUBLE DRAGON II: The Revenge, DOUBLE DRAGON III: The Sacred Stones, Renegade, Tremendous Dodge Ball, River Metropolis Ransom. Crash’n the Boys Road Problem, Nekketsu Renegade Kunio-kun, Nekketsu Excessive Faculty Dodgeball Membership, Downtown Nekketsu Story, Nekketsu Excessive Faculty Dodgeball Membership – Soccer Story, Downtown Nekketsu March Tremendous-Superior Subject Day!, Downtown Particular Kunio-kun’s Historic Interval Drama!, Go-Go! Nekketsu Hockey Membership Slip-and-Slide Insanity, Shock! Nekketsu New Information! The Distant Gold Medal, Nekketsu Preventing Legend, Kunio-kun’s Nekketsu Soccer League and Nekketsu! Road Basketball All-Out Dunk Heroes.

A formidable checklist, certainly, and with loads of avowed classics. This big clutch of Famicon Disk System video games being localised for the primary time is the true draw, although – what have been the percentages of us not solely getting this assortment however having the video games translated, as properly? Konami could not even be bothered to do that for the TurboGrafx-16 Mini, and that is a $100 machine.

Whereas it is known as a “Brawler Bundle”, it is packing numerous sports activities video games. It is not one to be churlish over; if it was simply the Double Dragons and different already-familiar titles, it’d nonetheless be value shopping for.

On prime of all this there’s an connected “Mission” mode awarding cosmetics you may showcase on-line – yep, there’s on-line play, too. It is shaping as much as be a heck of a package deal for retrogaming followers, a uncommon alternative to expertise a sequence that is solely in recent times taken on a higher presence on our shores. A pleasant companion piece to WayForward’s River Metropolis Women, too.

So sure. Feb 20th. Swap and PS4. Superb.

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