We have been following the progress of the Evercade with curiosity over the previous yr, and in the present day the information has damaged that the 12th confirmed cart for the system might be a double pack which incorporates Xeno Disaster and Tanglewood, two trendy titles designed with Sega’s basic Mega Drive hardware in thoughts.
Xeno Disaster, as chances are you’ll bear in mind, was developed on Sega’s console by Bitmap Bureau however has additionally been launched on trendy techniques, together with Change. Tanglewood was additionally developed throughout the limitations of the Mega Drive, and acquired a bodily launch on that system a short while in the past.
The double-pack will launch on the identical day as a cart that includes a number of Atari Lynx titles; the precise date is to be confirmed however it’s anticipated to be in Q3 2020.
Here is what Bitmap Bureau Technical Director Matt Cope needed to say concerning the announcement:
We’re very excited to have the chance to deliver Xeno Disaster to the superb Evercade handheld, a tool we have been monitoring since we first heard about it. Having examined Xeno Disaster on the Evercade we had been impressed not solely with the construct high quality, but additionally by the usual of the emulation, and it’s fairly presumably one of the best ways to play the Mega Drive model in moveable type. The Evercade group are as passionate as we’re about retro gaming, and we hope that this evolves right into a long-term partnership.
The Evercade is because of launch on 20th March. You possibly can pre-order it right here.