Arcade Archives Super Contra releasing this week on Nintendo Switch

Hamster has announced that the latest Arcade Archives release on Nintendo Switch is Super Contra (known as Super Contra: Alien no Gyakushuu / Super Contra: The Alien Strikes Back in Japan). It’s a run and gun game originally developed and released on Arcade by Konami back in 1987 in Japan and in 1988 in the rest of the world. On Nintendo Switch, it will launch on January 18th and it will cost 6.99€ / £6.29 / $7.99 / 838 Yen. The Japanese version will offer an English language option.

Here’s a trailer, some details, and some screenshots:

The Contra soldiers Bill and Lance were successful in fighting off mysterious alien forces in the previous title, only for the alien forces to recover a year later, forcing

Arcade Archives Super Contra (Switch – eShop) comes out on January 18th worldwide.

Source: Gamer / Hamster PR (17/01/2024)


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