The enthusiasm for microconsole has shown no signs of slowing down, and Capcom has now revealed that it is about to release a mini-arcade machine full of classic titles.
Called the Retro Station, this desktop unit has an 8-inch screen and weighs 2.1 kg. It comes with the following titles:
- Rockman the Power Battle
- Rockman 2 The Power Fighters
- Rockman X
- Rockman’s soccer
- Rockman & Forte (Japanese console version)
- Street Fighter II
- Street Fighter II’Champion Edition
- Super Street Fighter II
- Super Street Fighter II Turbo
- Super Puzzle Fighter II Turbo
The unit is for sale on Amazon Japan and there is currently no pricing information on this page, but according to Siliconera, it was previously priced at 21,780 yen (about $ 210). It is also reported that Gantaku, who produced a neo-geomini with a similar theme, is the company behind this unit.
The Retro Station will be launched in Japan on December 1, 2020 and will be the second microconsole of this type to be launched this year. Sega’s Astro City Mini is another.
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