Konami Arcade Classics showcases some of Konami’s most loved and influential titles, with pixel-perfect copies of the arcade originals and remixed versions designed to make the most of the handheld’s dual-screen capabilities. The updated versions of the games also make use of the wireless function of the DS, with users competing against each other or sharing replay and high score data with ease.
Amongst the games on show are Yie-Ar Kung Fu, a fast-paced fighting game starring a host of innovative characters and fighting styles; the horizontally-scrolling shoot ‘em up epic, Gradius; and Time Pilot – a single-screen shooter set through the ages. The full roster of titles will be revealed shortly.
Designed as a celebration of some of the most ground-breaking games of yesteryear, Konami Arcade Classics allows players to choose from a number of screen configurations, including horizontal and vertical combinations that maintain the screen ratio of the original arcade cabinets. Similarly, the cartridge also features special modes showcasing over 100 classic music tracks and sound effects spanning the fifteen games, while a biography of each title is provided and illustrated with rare artwork and trivia.
15 timeless arcade classics from the 80's on one cartridge - Contra, Gradius, Time Pilot, Scramble, Rush'N Attack, Horror Maze, Pooyan, Roc'N Rope, Track & Field, Circus Charlie, Basketball, Road Fighter, Yie Ar Kung Fu, RainbowBell, Shao-lin's Road
Customize your view of the game with several different vertical and horizontal screen configurations
Extensive support for wireless play - compete with friends in cooperative or head to head action, send demo versions of each game to other players and share replays with others via local wireless connection
Listen to tracks from any of the 15 included titles in Jukebox Mode or close your system and listen to a random selection of music with headphones