NEO GEO X handheld, which was revealed few months back, recently got a fixed release date. The American video games publisher, Tommo Inc. in partnership with SNK PLAYMORE has confirmed the release date and pricing of the NEO GEO X. This handheld device is not like the previous NeoGeo Pocket which played the individual game carts, but it is more like a gaming device that can play variety of software in just one unit. The Neo Geo X Gold package includes Neo Geo X Station and a Neo Geo X joystick that turns the handheld into a home console when combined. The device will be released worldwide on December 6, and it will be available at the price tag of $199.99.
The NEOGEO X handheld will sport a 4.3 inch LCD display. The users can connect the NEOGEO X Station to a TV with the help of HDMI or A/V out for a better Arcade experience at home. The device is a portable console that will have a single analogue stick along with four buttons in the traditional diamond pattern. It will also include built in speakers and a headphone jack. NEOGEO X will have an expandable game card slot too. The device will be packed with a docking station to look similar to the original NeoGeo console.
NEOGEO X comes pre-loaded with some of the new and old games into the system such as Art Of Fighting II, League Bowling, Mutation Nation, Fatal Fury, 3 Count Bout, Cyber Lip, Alpha Mission II, World Heroes Perfect, Baseball Stars II, Metal Slug, Puzzled, Fatal Fury Special, Real Bout - Fatal Fury Special, Samurai Shodown II and more. Additional games can be loaded with the help of a slot, which will be present in the handheld console itself.