Tommo, Inc., in partnership with SNK Playmore, has today confirmed that the NeoGeo X Gold entertainment system is set to receive an official release in Europe, scheduled for a worldwide release this December. 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.
The NeoGeo X Gold entertainment system comes complete with the NeoGeo X Station, the NeoGeo X Handheld with twenty pre-loaded NeoGeo X classic titles, and the NeoGeo X Joystick. In NeoGeo X Handheld device features a 4.3″ LCD display, an expandable game card slot, internal stereo speakers, and a 3.5mm headphone jack for a personal gaming experience you can take anywhere. The NeoGeo X Handheld device works with the NeoGeo X Joystick and NeoGeo X Station to charge the handheld device and transfer the action directly to a television set or monitor, via HDMI or A/V out, for a true arcade experience right at home.
The full list of NeoGeo X Handheld pre-installed videogames is as follows:
3 Count Bout
Art of Fighting II
Alpha Mission II
Baseball Stars II
Fatal Fury Special
Real Bout – Fatal Fury Special
The King of Fighters 95
Samurai Shodown II
King of the Monsters
World Heroes Perfect
“Great game consoles don’t die; they’re just reborn in much more affordable and convenient packages,” said Tommo CEO Jonathan Wan. “The NeoGeo X Gold is a love letter to one of my favourite consoles of all time, and working with SNK Playmore to acquire the NeoGeo license, Tommo Inc. looks to provide gaming and entertainment enthusiasts with a classic arcade experience both at home and on the go.”
The NeoGeo X Gold entertainment system is set for a worldwide release on 6th December 2012 for a suggested retail price of $199.99 (USD). Electronic Theatre will keep you updated with all the latest details on the NeoGeo X Gold console.