28 years after it was born as a product intended only for the rich, the Neo Geo returns in a cool miniature version - with a built-in screen and control controllers like in the arcades
It is very possible that the very existence of a console that goes by the name Neo Geo, somewhere in the nineties and alongside Nintendo's Super NES וSega's Mega Drive, Not really familiar to you - after all this machine from the Japanese company SNK entered the book of records as the most expensive home console ever, with a price tag of about $ 500 that is equivalent to more than $ 1,100 at present, and that without mentioning prices of very Dollars also for her games. The Neo Geo was powerful and sophisticated compared to its counterparts and was a kind of wet dream for some of the devout gamers of the period - and now it is making a comeback, just like its popular counterparts.
To celebrate its 40th anniversary, SNK has also decided to present a modern and miniature version of its classic console, and in contrast For SNES Classic Edition וFor Mini Genesis / Mega Drive Took the trend one step further - with an arcade-like array-like array that includes a joystick and built-in control buttons and even a 3.5-inch screen, plus forty different titles that will be inside. In other words, if you ever dreamed of installing a gaming machine in your home in the past but did not find the floor space or money needed for it - now you will have the opportunity to do so, in a small way.
The console will include most of SNK's most popular games over the years, such as those from the beloved Metal Slug series and the many battle titles from the King of Fighters brand - and for the benefit of those who do not really want to settle for a tiny 3.5-inch, there will be a port HDMI For connection to larger external display devices as well as compatibility alongside wired game controllers in a more 'classic' style, which will be offered separately.
It is not yet known how much the Neo Geo Mini will cost and when it will be available for purchase, first in the country of origin and then probably in the rest of the world - but we have no doubt that the concept will appeal to a significant niche of consumers, including those who previously dreamed of the real thing. You will be enchanted by the refreshing design of the product. what do you think? Let's share in the comments.