The Neo Geo Portable Is Real

by Jim Reilly on Mar 16, 2012 at 06:25 AM

Earlier this year it was reported a newly licensed Neo Geo handheld was coming to the market this year. Now it's been confirmed as a real thing.

Dubbed the "Neo Geo X," the portable is releasing worldwide in the second quarter of 2012 following the console's 20th anniversary. It comes packed with 20 officially licensed games, SD card expansion, a 3.5” LCD screen, A/V output, internal stereo speakers and a headphone socket.

It's being released by Tommo Inc and BLAZE, a company that specializes in creating retro game devices. Pricing details were not announced.

The full game list is as follows:

  1. Art of Fighting
  2. Baseball Stars
  3. Cyber Lip
  4. Fatal Fury
  5. Fatal Fury Special
  6. Football Frenzy
  7. King of the Monsters
  8. Last Resort
  9. League Bowling
  10. Magician Lord
  11. Metal Slug
  12. Mutation Nation
  13. NAM 1975
  14. Samurai Shodown
  15. Sengoku
  16. Super Sidekicks
  17. The King of Fighers '94
  18. The Ultimate 11
  19. Top Players Gold
  20. World Heroes