Project EGG can convert MSX, PC-98 and Neo Geo titles
D4 Enterprise has revealed that it will bring games from its online digital store, egg project (Engrossing Game Gallery), porting to Switch in the future. The classic game distribution service acts as a place to play officially emulated re-releases of old Japanese PC, arcade, and console games.
Announce news on Japan PR Times (Thank gemstone), the aim is to bring as many titles to the service on Switch as possible. It’s currently unknown if the service will make its way to the West, but we certainly hope so, as it’s pretty big news for vintage style enthusiasts. D4 Enterprise is currently the sole worldwide distributor of MSX Licensing Corporation.
You might remember the name D4 Enterprise from the Wii days, as it was the company that helped Nintendo bring several arcade, MSX, and Neo Geo games to the Virtual Console. metal slugs, deadly rage, fighting art are just some of the titles the publisher has brought to VC and it also helps with some Wii U and 3DS VC titles.
On the current Windows service for Project EGG you can get MSX, PC-98 and PC-88 games, while D4 Enterprise also has a history of redistributing games from major companies like Konami, Capcom , Compile, Falcom and man, much than. Maybe we’ll see some classic Have title or Xanadu on service on Switch?
You can browse all the titles on the above service Leisure center website. There’s no official date on when Project EGG will be available on Switch, or even what games it will launch, but we’re really hoping to see it on this side of the world.
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