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Hamster has announced that it plans to release Crime Fighters 2 as the latest Arcade Archives game on Switch. The platformer will release on July 22.

Crime Fighters 2 is a side scrolling beat-em-up developed and published by Konami in 1991 under the title Vendetta outside of Japan. It is a sequel to the 1989 game Crime Fighters.

Pricing for Crime Fighters 2 is set at $7.99 / €6.99 / £6.29.

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Hamster has announced that it plans to release Darwin 4078 as the latest Arcade Archives game on Switch. The platformer will release on July 15.

Darwin 4078 is a vertical shoot-em-up released by Data East in 1986. The game involves evolving a ship over 16 levels to make it stronger.

Pricing for Darwin 4078 is set at $7.99 / €6.99 / £6.29.

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Thanks to one of Famitsu’s usual live streams, we have a look at the latest Arcade Archives titles on Switch. Check out the full archive below containing footage of Raiden and Sea Fighter Poseidon.

Arcade Archives Raiden and Arcade Archives Sea Fighter Poseidon are both out now on the Switch eShop.

Hamster has announced that it plans to release Sea Fighter Poseidon as the latest Arcade Archives game on Switch. The platformer will release on July 8.

Sea Fighter Poseidon is a sidescroller shoot em up released by Taito in 1984. In it, the player has to rescue hostages and defeat attackers underwater.

Pricing for Arcade Archives Sea Fighter Poseidon is set at $7.99 / €6.99 / £6.29.

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During a live stream this week, Famitsu offered up a look at the latest Arcade Archives games on Switch, Seicross and Samurai-Fighter Shingen. Footage of both can be seen in the video below.

Arcade Archives Seicross and Arcade Archives Samurai-Fighter Shingen are both out now on the Switch eShop.

Hamster has given the early word on next week’s Arcade Archives game for Switch. Raiden will be available worldwide on July 1, the company announced today.

Seibu Kaihatsu was behind Raiden, which debuted in 1990. The vertical shooter is set in the year 2090 as players look to defeat the alien species known as the Crystals.

Arcade Archives Raiden will cost $7.99 / €6.99 / £6.29 on the Switch eShop.

Source: Hamster PR

Hamster is bringing Takeda Shingen (Samurai-Fighter Shingen) to Switch this week as the system’s latest Arcade Archives game, the company has confirmed. A worldwide release is planned for June 24.

Takeda Shingen originally released in 1988. It’s a side-scrolling brawler originally made by Jaleco.

Arcade Archives Takeda Shingen will cost $7.99 / €6.99 / £6.29 on the Switch eShop.

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Hamster has announced that it plans to release Seicross as the latest Arcade Archives game on Switch. The platformer will release on June 17.

Seicross is a sidescroller motorcycle shoot-em-up initially released by Nichibutsu in 1984. Players control a motorcycle across three levels that repeat and get progressively harder over time.

Pricing for Arcade Archives Seicross is set at $7.99 / €6.99 / £6.29.

Hamster has announced that it plans to release Pirate Pete as the latest Arcade Archives game on Switch. The platformer will release on June 10.

Pirate Pete is a platformer arcade game in which you play through four challenges in order to rescue a lady from pirates. It was initially released in Japan in 1982 by Taito.

Pricing for Arcade Archives Pirate Pete is set at $7.99 / €6.99 / £6.29.

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Hamster has announced that it plans to release Hacha Mecha Fighter as the latest Arcade Archives game on Switch. The shoot-em-up will release on June 3.

Hacha Mecha Fighter is a cutesy horizontal shoot-em-up title initially released in 1991 by NMK.

Pricing for Arcade Archives Hacha Mecha Fighter is set at $7.99 / €6.99 / £6.29.

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