Space Invaders made history in the late 1970s and during the 1980s. Today it is considered a classic that is part of the history of video games. Taito announced that he would release a compilation of the legendary shooting game for Nintendo Switch, which we now know will also reach the West in physical format.
Space Invaders: Invincible Collection will be available in Europe and America from 28 June. The physical edition will be available from Strictly Limited Games and will consist of three different versions, one standard and two collector’s versions.
This is the list of games included in the collection:
- Space Invaders (1978, Arcade) – b/w
- Space Invaders (1978, Arcade) – colour
- Lunar Rescue (1979, Arcade)
- Space Invaders Part II (1979, Arcade)
- Space Cyclone (1980, Arcade)
- Majestic Twelve: The Space Invaders Part IV (1990, Arcade)
- Super Space Invaders ’91 (1990, Arcade)
- Space Invaders DX (1994, Arcade)
- Arkanoid vs. Space Invaders (2017)
- Space Invaders Extreme (2018)
- Space Invaders Gigamax 4 SE (2018)
The limited edition will come with the soundtrack, a book, a set of stickers, four instruction cards, flyers, a pin, four acrylic cards and a special box. The price will be $99.99. There is another edition called Space Invaders Invincible Collection Ultra Edition that includes all of the above along with a board game and much more for $149.99.