The Last Blade Coming to Switch
SNK have just published the NEOGEO POCKET Color fighting game The Last Blade: Beyond the Destiny on the Nintendo Switch eShop.
Originally released on the NEOGEO POCKET Color in 2000, the popular weapons-based fighting game The Last Blade is now available on Nintendo Switch in a special edition, priced at ¥800! The game features a variety of modes, including Story Mode, Survival, and Training. You can also unlock two mini-games and power-up scrolls unique to the main game, as well as compete in VS battles against other players in tabletop mode or handheld mode.
In addition: SAMURAI SHODOWN director Hayato Konya reveals in a special video message (added below) that a character from The Last Blade game will be slicing their way into SAMURAI SHODOWN as part of the game’s upcoming Season Pass 3 DLC, and which will be a character “the fans absolutely adore!” Konya also reveals that the team will be balancing and adjusting the game as well. More details will be revealed in the coming weeks.
The Last Blade: Beyond the Destiny is the fourth NEOGEO POCKET COLOR SELECTION series title available on Nintendo Switch after SNK GALS‘ FIGHTERS, SAMURAI SPIRITS！2, and KING OF FIGHTERS R-2. The full list of games currently available on the Japanese Nintendo Switch eShop can be found over on our Switch page.