In a fantastic piece of surprise news, SNK has, out of nowhere, shadow dropped a Nintendo Switch port of its Neo Geo Pocket Color trading card game SNK vs Capcom: Card Fighters Clash. The colorful collectible game is available to download right now from the eShop, priced at just $7.99.
Here is an overview of the game, via Nintendo.com:
Characters from SNK and Capcom clash in this epic card fighting game!
Introducing! SNK vs. Capcom: Card Fighters’ Clash, a white-hot card fighting game for NEOGEO Pocket Color (released in 1999), is coming to Nintendo Switch!
Back then, SNK vs. Capcom: Card Fighters’ Clash was sold as two separate games; the SNK Cardfighter’s Version and the Capcom Cardfighter’s Version. But now, both have been combined into one game! There’s nothing stopping you from collecting all the cards!
- SNK icons like Terry, Nakoruru, and Marco clash against Capcom legends Ryu, Chun-Li, and Mega Man in this insane card fighter!
- There are 300 cards in total, where characters from both SNK and Capcom appear as Character Cards for fighting, and Action Cards for support during battle. Go out there and make the strongest fighting deck in the world!
- You can trade between both the SNK Cardfighter’s Version and the Capcom Cardfighter’s Version. What’s more, you can even use their individual save data to have them battle each other!
- You may switch between the SNK Cardfighter’s Version and Capcom Cardfighter’s Version at any time, but each has their own save data.
- You may switch between the Japanese and English versions at any time, but each has their own save data.
- Trading between Japanese and English versions is not possible.
- The manual included in the game it is from NEOGEO Pocket Color edition. Therefore, some of the controls may vary on Nintendo Switch.