Konami Announces New 50th Anniversary Collection for Castlevania, Contra, and Arcade Classics; Set to Release This Summer

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Konami announced on their blog that for their 50th anniversary, they will be releasing a new collection of games that will surely make old school gamers very excited!

The notorious publisher has officially announced a new Castlevania, Contra, and Arcade Collection. These new collections will release for the PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Nintendo Switch later this year.

These new collections are great for both hardcore fans of the series and newcomers alike. The Arcade Collection is set to release on April 18 for the PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Nintendo Switch. The Castlevania and Contra Collections are scheduled for early Summer.

Check out the official announcement for the upcoming collections from Konami down below:

In celebration with the 50th anniversary since KONAMI was founded, this Anniversary Collection series highlights many of the iconic arcade games and classic console titles that have been loved by fans throughout the years, and are made available on many of the latest platforms.

From the shooters to action, these collections are packed with beloved titles that are simple to play and yet addicting to the core. KONAMI welcomes everyone, from those who were glued to their CRT TVs or the arcade machines back in the day to first-time players, to enjoy a part of our history. All collections will be digital-exclusive and can be downloaded from various online stores. We give our utmost gratitude to each and every fan from all over the world for playing our games throughout the years!


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Source: Konami