NeoGeo X handheld 'months away from release'

NeoGeo X handheld 'months away from release'

By Dominic Sacco

March 15th 2012 at 4:37PM

New device could cost £500; Launch date expected in Q2

Video game accessories and retro console specialist Blaze has struck a deal with Japan’s SNK Playmore and US distributor Tommo to bring the NeoGeo X handheld console to market.

The handheld will come with 20 licensed games built-in, such as Fatal Fury and The King of Fighters ’94. The NeoGeo X will also feature an SD card slot, a 3.5-inch LCD screen, A/V output, internal stereo speakers and a headphone socket.

MCV understands the console will be released in limited edition form and could be priced up to £500.

More details can be found on MCV