SEGA AGES Shinobi and Fantasy Zone Head To Switch This Month

SEGA AGES Shinobi and Fantasy Zone hit the Nintendo Switch eShop on January 23.


Shinobi and Fantasy Zone will be making their way to the SEGA AGES line-up for the Switch on January 23, Sega announced today.


The SEGA AGES version of Shinobi includes a new AGES mode that gives Sega’s ninja master Joe Musashi extra health and damage. Additionally,  a new Melee button has been added, allowing players to take out any of ZEED’s forces that get too close for comfort. Lastly, this enhanced port of the Sega arcade classic also includes a reverse time feature allowing you to undo any shinobi SNAFUs.

As for SEGA AGES Fantasy Zone, this updated port of the vibrant arcade shooter starring Opa-Opa features a new Coin Stock assist feature for novice players, new bosses, a Time Attack Mode, and even the option to control Opa-Opa’s brother, Upa-Upa

SEGA AGES Shinobi and Fantasy Zone will both be available to purchase on the Switch eShop North America and European territories on January 23, 2020, for $7.99.

Will you be diving into these updated classics from Sega’s arcade glory days when they release later this month? Let us know in the comments below.

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