NeoGeo Arrives on Wii VC This Summer
Plenty of arcade classics could be arriving this year.
By Jared Black 04/19/2007 18:10:31 PST

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In an interview with IGN, SNK Playmore USA president Ben Herman confirmed that NeoGeo titles will begin arriving on the Nintendo Wii's Virtual Console service worldwide this summer.

Herman: We're aiming for a worldwide release, so that it's available for all regions at once. As far as the date, we're looking to start releasing games around mid-summer of this year.

That's not all Herman confirmed however. He also revealed that NeoGeo titles will be released at a price point slightly above SNES titles on the service, which currently retail for 800 Wii Points ($8). Herman also talked a bit about what the company's strategy will be for releasing titles for the service, indicating that the company would aim for "a flow" of a couple games every month, and that they'll be more than just the console's big franchises such as Metal Slug and King of Fighters.

Source: IGN

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