Every day there are less classic gaming platforms without having its mini version, and this time it has been Konami who has joined by announcing the Turbografx-16 Mini, a platform that in our region was known as PC Engine. What nomenclature will you adopt in our region? PC Engine Core Grafx mini.
The original video game console was developed in collaboration between NEC and Hudson Soft and, as Konami itself acquired the second one, it has all the brands and rights over the works of this one.
PC Engine Core Grafx mini will go on sale in Europe at a time yet to be determined and with a release date not yet specified. At the moment what have been announced are some of the games that will come preloaded with the machine and, among them, is the legendary R-Type.
Why does this platform deserve the mini console treatment? Konami herself explains it in a press release. ” The original consoles were known to present several historical novelties, being the first console with an additional CD-ROM and the first console also offering multi-tap for up to five players & quot ;, comment. ” However, beyond that, the consoles became the favorites of the players thanks to its offer of quality games; many of which will be included in this relaunch ”