The King of Fighters XIII is on sale for $9.99 as an Xbox LIVE Ultimate Game Sale Deal of the Day! http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/THE-KING-OF-FIGHTERS-XIII/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d802534e07dc?cid=search …
According to basgrospoing.fr, the new president of SNK PLAYMORE “ Mr. Masao Ohata “ is motivated to revive the Games Division of the company. The Division is in a poor condition but still exists, and some of its members are traveling between Japan and USA / Europe to promote about it.
Los Angeles, CA – February 21, 2013 – Tommo Inc., in partnership with SNK PLAYMORE, today announced, after a successful launch of the NEOGEO X GOLD Limited Edition, their plans to release 15 new titles for the NEOGEO X. Starting in April, Tommo will release NEOGEO X Classics: Volume I, the first in a series of NEOGEO X Classics Games Cards made exclusively for use with the NEOGEO X Handheld entertainment system.NEOGEO X Classics: Volume I will blasts onto North American retail shelves in late April 2013, and will dazzle action fans with shoot ‘em up classics METAL SLUG, SENGOKU, and TOP HUNTER, all on one NEOGEO X Game Card!
Full listing of titles for NEOGEO X Classics: Volume I-V:
ART OF FIGHTING 3
FATAL FURY: MARK OF THE WOLVES
THE KING OF FIGHTERS ’96
THE LAST BLADE 2
METAL SLUG 2
SAMURAI SHODOWN 3
SUPER SIDEKICKS 3 – THE NEXT GLORY
WORLD HEROES JET
In addition to these amazing classic NEOGEO AES games, Tommo will be including the “ROCKET” High-speed Data Transfer and Charging Travel Cable, at no additional cost, with each copy of NEOGEO X Classics: Volumes I-V.
As part of Tommo’s continued support and development of the NEOGEO X and having, most importantly, listened to customer feedback, Tommo will also be including NEOGEO X System Update 1.0 with NEOGEO X Classics: Volume I. More details on the NEOGEO X System Update 1.0 will be released in the weeks to come. And because the fans asked for it, a NEOGEO X Travel Case is also in development, and is scheduled for release in April 2013.
About the NEOGEO X GOLD:
Following the 20th anniversary of the ground breaking NEOGEO AES console, the NEOGEO X GOLD entertainment system provides players with all of the features of a home arcade and the convenience of a handheld gaming device.
For additional information regarding the NEOGEO X GOLD entertainment system, NEOGEO X Classics, NEOGEO X Update 1.0, and other NEOGEO X news, please visit: www.NEOGEOX.com.
About SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION:
Headquartered in Osaka, Japan, SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION (SNK) develops, publishes and distributes interactive entertainment software in Japan, North America, Europe and Asia. Founded in 1978, SNK is one of the largest privately held interactive entertainment content providers in the world.
Known for such franchises as THE KING OF FIGHTERS, METAL SLUG, and SAMURAI SHODOWN SNK continues to be an industry leader by focusing on their rich arcade history. More information on SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION can be found at www.snkplaymore.co.jp SNK PLAYMORE USA is a wholly owned subsidiary of SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION.
About Tommo, Inc.:
With over 20 years of experience in logistics and sales, a knowledgeable staff and sales representatives available nationwide, Tommo Inc. is one of North America’s largest distributors of video gaming merchandises. Founded in 1989, Tommo has grown from a wholesaler of imported video games to becoming one of the nation’s main suppliers of video gaming content to national retail chain stores as well as independent retailers.
© SNK PLAYMORE “NEOGEO”, “FATAL FURY”, “THE KING OF FIGHTERS”, “SAMURAI SHODOWN”, “METAL SLUG”, and “ART OF FIGHTING” are registered trademarks of SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION. Used under license from SNK PLAYMORE USA CORPORATION.
SNK Playmore has posted on their Youtube Channel the first video of the upcoming Pachislot game “Art of Fighting B” !
Here is a long gameplay video for latest the Metal Slug game on iOS and Android ” Metal Slug Wars “.
“METAL SLUG”, the masterpiece of run-and-gun games, appears for the first time as a “Massively Multiplayer RTS” game on iPhone! The player commands and develops his/her own army, and while playing in cooperation with or against other players, tries to stop the coup attempted by General Morden’s Rebel Army.
■ Attack General Morden’s positions, and defeat the Rebel Army!!
There are bases of the Regular Army, just like yours, in this game world.
The purpose of this game is to wage war against these enemy armies, battle together in coalitions with allies, expand your territories, free positions occupied by the Rebel Army, and defeat Morden’s forces.
■ Develop your strongholds!!
Build facilities, accumulates resources, and develop your positions in order to form strong troops!
By developing your bases, you can expand your territories and create even more powerful units and weapons.
■ Stop Morden’s Army raids, and get strong troops and weapons!!
Defeat Morden’s Army and giant enemy bosses in order to acquire plans and develop new units.
You can also call for help during battles against giant bosses across the globe, and perform powerful covering attacks once dispatched rescue forces arrive.
■ Form coalitions with other players, and fight together against Morden’s Army!
By forming coalitions, you can get various special content such as experience and resource bonus items.
Form alliances with fellow players, and battle together in order to vanquish Morden’s
■ Develop troops and weapons in order to create the best army!
Many classic characters and weapons from the original “METAL SLUG” series returns
here as units!!
Lead soldiers in units into battle, and beat your enemies! Furthermore, master various combinations and weapon equipment, and create your own custom unit with unique and powerful skills!!
■ A deep battle system including weather conditions, traps, scouting, and many more options!
You will need various types of units when attacking enemy positions.
“Infantry”, “Engineers”, “Animal Weapons”, “Aerial Weapons” and many more options are available for selection.
Moreover, choose the best kind of troops according to varying weather conditions to win battles and the war!
Atlus USA has announced huge sales on The King of Fighters XIII and it’s DLC on US PSN as below :
50% off sale: King of Fighters XIII
30% off sale: King of Fighters XIII DLCs
The DLCs include: Iori with Power of Flames, Mr. Karate, NESTS Style Kyo, Unlock All, Unlock Billy, Saiki (Human Form), Unlock Customize Colors, Unlock Gallery, Unlock Icons.
Available for a limited time on the PlayStation®Network, this sale is packing quite a punch. Will you become the next King of Fighters?
King of Fighters XIII
Was $29.99, Now $14.99
Iori with Power of Flames
Was $4.99, Now $3.49
NESTS Style Kyo
Was $4.99, Now $3.49
Unlock Billy, Saiki (Human Form)
Was $0.99, Now $0.69
Unlock Customize Colors
Was $2.99, Now $1.99
SNK Playmore has announced a new card fighting game between two of their biggest franchises 『KOF × Garou』, the game will be release on Mobage, iPhone/iPodtouch, and Android, stay tuned for more information.
We are proud to inform all of our Australian fans that “METAL SLUG WARS“, the 1st entry in the METAL SLUG series as an MMORTS, is now available on iOS for free!
San Mateo, CA – Feb 07, 2013 - SNK PLAYMORE USA CORPORATION (Corporate HQ: Suita-city, Osaka, Japan, Company President & CEO: Masao Ohata) is proud to announce the worldwide release of METAL SLUG 2 for iOS and Android devices.
Following the release of METAL SLUG and METAL SLUG 3 on iOS and Android devices, METAL SLUG 2, the 2nd installment in the legendary NEOGEO 2D run-and-gun game series, is now available for iPhone and Android devices! This conversion ofMETAL SLUG 2 is not only a perfect port of the original NEOGEO game, but also includes a multitude of unique features.
* An “arcade-perfect” NEOGEO port with Extra Features!
In addition to the traditional ARCADE MODE, you can select any mission you have previously cleared and play them separately in MISSION MODE. You can play your favorite stages at will and train on the missions you have not mastered yet!
* Precise and Customizable Controls!
The Autofire function allows you to fire your weapons continuously by holding down the Shot button. Moreover, you can reposition the buttons outside of the game screen area in WINDOW MODE. Enjoy every pixel of METAL SLUG 2 with your very own custom controls!
* Engage into intense Multiplayer gameplay via Bluetooth!
The more bullets and rockets, the merrier! Now you can enjoy METAL SLUG 2 with a friend through a Bluetooth connection. Team up to overcome the difficult missions METAL SLUG 2 has to offer!
- Compatible with Network Ranking functions!
Compete for the best scores with players all over the world through the network function of your favorite smartphone device. Build experience on the battlefield, and hone your skills to become the Best Player in the World!
About METAL SLUG 2:
2 female recruits, Eri, a former super agent, and, Fio, the only daughter of a famous military family, join Regular Army’s PF Squad Marco and Tarma, in order to put an end to Gen. Morden’s dastardly plans. The METAL SLUG arsenal expands with the introduction of new slug vehicles such as the “Slugnoid” (a bipedal tank), “Slug Flyer” (a fighter plane), and the “Camel Slug”, a camel equipped with a Vulcan Cannon!!
¦ Title: METAL SLUG 2
¦ Release Date: February 7, 2013
¦ Genre: Action Shooting
¦ Requirements: iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad (iOS 4.0 and above) / Android 2.3 and above
¦ Rated: 12+
¦ Price: $3.99
¦ Marketplace: Apple App Store / Google Play
iOS App Store Download URL:
Google Play Download URL:
For additional information on METAL SLUG, please visit the official METAL SLUG sites:
METAL SLUG 2 Official Website: http://mobile.snkplaymoreusa.com/metalslug2
METAL SLUG 3 Official Website: http://mobile.snkplaymoreusa.com/metalslug3
METAL SLUG Official Website: http://mobile.snkplaymoreusa.com/metalslug1
For more information on SNK PLAYMORE USA, please visit www.SNKPLAYMOREUSA.com.
About SNK PLAYMORE USA CORPORATION
Headquartered in Osaka, Japan, SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION (SNK) develops, publishes and distributes interactive entertainment software in Japan, North America, Europe and Asia. Founded in 1978, SNK is one of the largest privately held interactive entertainment content providers in the world. Known for such franchises as THE KING OF FIGHTERS, METAL SLUG, and SAMURAI SHODOWN, SNK continues to be an industry leader by focusing on their rich arcade history. More information on SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION can be found at www.snkplaymore.co.jp.
SNK PLAYMORE USA is a wholly owned subsidiary of SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION with offices in San Mateo, CA. It handles operations in North America including publishing, marketing, development and localization. More information on SNK PLAYMORE USA can be found atwww.snkplaymoreusa.com.
In 1990, SNK (Currently SNK PLAYMORE) developed and sold arcade games and a console that could play these high-quality titles at home: the NEOGEO. The specs for both the MVS”Arcade” and the AES “Home” systems were the same, making them playable even in fans’ living room. It was also the first console offering a memory card allowing users to save progress at home, and for use at the arcade as well!
©SNK PLAYMORE. “METAL SLUG” is a registered trademark of SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION.
All other company and product names used herein are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.
Despite rumors earlier this week to the contrary, SNK Playmore’s NeoGeo X console is still alive and kicking. The company has issued a statement debunking reports that it had discontinued production of its Neo Geo revivalist console. While the company acknowledges that it plans to cease production of its limited edition variant, the NeoGeo X Gold System, it will continue to produce new console hardware, games, and peripherals.
The limited edition NeoGeo X Gold System is currently in its final runs, with the last waves arriving to retailers in April. For those who want to snag the rare bundle, it includes 20 included games and a NeoGeoX Arcade Stick. Standard versions of the system have not been revealed.