Tag-fighter Kizuna Encounter returns on fashionable platforms

Tag-fighter Kizuna Encounter returns on fashionable platforms

Hamster has launched one other old-school SNK title through their Neo Geo Classics vary. This is a suprise, its a forgotten, vibrant combating sport from the mid-’90s. Kizuna Encounter is now obtainable on PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Change.

Launched again in 1996, Kizuna Encounter is the sequel to the earlier 12 months’s Savage Reign and sees a roster of world hypercolour heroes and villains face off in armed fight. Although it is visually just like the World Heroes video games, gameplay has extra in frequent with Actual Bout Deadly Fury. Kizuna Encounter additionally features a tag mechanic, permitting you to modify out your fighters mid-brawl.

The European AES Neo Geo was stopped in manufacturing, leading to a scant handful of copies nonetheless in existence, so it is one thing of a Neo Geo collectors Holy Grail. As for Kizuna Encounter itself, it actually has some bizarre and attention-grabbing characters and the weapon and tag mechanics are attention-grabbing additions. However, like so many of those fighters, there are simply too many higher punch-ups available on the market, from each SNK and elsewhere.

Kizuna Encounter is out there to obtain now on PS4 in Japan and on Xbox One and Nintendo Change worldwide.

Tag-fighter Kizuna Encounter returns on modern platforms screenshot