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Thunder Cross is this week’s Arcade Archives game on Switch, Hamster has announced. A worldwide release is planned for February 11.

Konami was behind Thunder Cross, which first came to arcades in 1988. It’s a shoot ’em up with a total of seven stages.

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

Source: Hamster PR

A selection of NeoGeo and Arcade Archives games have been discounted for Switch as part of Hamster’s latest eShop sale. You can find Samurai Shodown III, The King of Fighters ’99, and more at lower prices.

The full lineup is as follows:

Arcade Archives Ninja Kazan was announced for Switch earlier today for a worldwide release on February 4. For a look at some footage, check out Famitsu’s live stream recording below – which also includes gameplay of Halley’s Comet, which came out last week.

Ninja Kazan is this week’s Arcade Archives game on Switch, Hamster has announced. A worldwide release is set for February 4.

Jaleco originally made Ninja Kazan, which debuted in 1988. It’s a hack-and-slash platformer with six different stages.

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

Source: Hamster PR

Arcade Archives Halley’s Comet is making its way to Switch this week, Hamster has announced. A worldwide release is planned for January 28.

Halley’s Comet was originally made by Taito in 1986. It’s a vertical shooter in which players protect planets from aliens as well as ensuring that Halley’s Comet itself doesn’t cause a collision.

Pricing for Arcade Archives Halley’s Comet is set at $7.99 / €6.99 / £6.29.

Source: Hamster PR

During its latest live stream today, Famitsu showed footage of Cosmo Police Galivan and Quarth – the latest entries in the Arcade Archives series for Switch. We have the full recording below.

Arcade Archives Cosmo Police Galivan is out now on the Switch eShop. Arcade Archives Quarth is slated for January 21 worldwide.

Hamster is bringing Arcade Archives Quarth to Switch this week, the company announced today. A worldwide release is planned for January 21.

Here’s an overview of the game.

Hamster is publishing Arcade Archives Cosmo Police Galivan on Switch this week, the company announced today. A worldwide release is planned for January 14.

Here’s a brief overview of the game:

Thanks to one of the latest Famitsu live streams, we have new footage of Arcade Archives Rod Land and Arcade Archives Shanghai III. View the full recording below.

Arcade Archives Shanghai III is out now on the Switch eShop. Arcade Archives Rod Land will be available worldwide on January 7.

Hamster is bringing Arcade Archives Rod Land to Switch this week, the company announced today. A worldwide release is planned for January 7.

Rod Land was originally made by Jaleco in 1990. The platformer has players taking control of the fairies Tam and Rit, who are on a quest to save their mother. The characters wield a magic wand to initially immobilize enemies and then attack them directly.

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

Source: Hamster PR