‘Arcade Archives: TNK III’ Now Available On Switch And PS4


SNK’s TNK III rumbles arcross the PS4 and Switch digitally today as part of Hamster’s Arcade Archives lineup. 




Retro-centric publisher Hamster today announced that SNK’s arcade classic TNK III is now available on the PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch digitally as part of the Arcade Archives series.

Originally released in arcades in 1985, TNK III is a vertically-scrolling action title that puts players in control of Colonel RALF  (of Ikari Warriors and King of Fighters fame) as he rolls across a small island nation, battling waves of armored infantry and heavily-armed grunts in an effort to destroy the enemy’s top-secret weapons facility.

As with the rest of Hamster’s Arcade Archives offerings, TNK III is available on the PlayStation Store and Nintendo Switch eShop for $7.99.

Will you be adding this often overlooked shooter from SNK’s pre-Neo Geo days to your library? Sound off in the comments below and let us know.



Frank has been the caffeine-fueled evil overlord of HeyPoorPlayer since 2008. He speaks loudly and carries a big stick to keep the staff of the HPP madhouse in check. A collector of all things that blip and beep, he has an extensive collection of retro consoles and arcade machines crammed into his house. Currently playing: Dodonpachi Dai-Ou-Jou (Arcade), Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove (Switch), Neo Turf Masters (Neo Geo)

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