Disney and Video Game maker Capcom recently announced that they will be giving all of us Gen Xers our nostalgia fix with a compilation of restored classic Disney video games. The Disney Afternoon Collection is a set of six games featuring Disney themes and characters from the 80’s and 90’s. The games are all digitally remastered and redone in high definition.
Here are brief game summaries from the Disney/Capcom announcement:
Players will be able to relive their childhood afternoons with Disney and explore these pieces of gaming history with classics including:
Chip ‘n Dale Rescue Rangers – This classic lets players team up with a friend in co-op play as they assume the roles of the mischievous Chip and Dale as they take on memorable villain Fat Cat and attempt to solve the mystery of a missing kitten.
Chip ‘n Dale Rescue Rangers 2 – Fat Cat has escaped and his plans are even more dastardly this time. The titular heroes and supporting cast Monterey Jack, Gadget, and Zipper must stop Fat Cat from his evil dream of world domination!
Darkwing Duck – Play as the original caped crusader and fight a city full of criminals from the infamous F.O.W.L. organization in this action-packed platforming epic.
DuckTales – In this iconic platforming adventure, players help Scrooge McDuck fill his feathery pockets with vast riches from across the world.
DuckTales 2 – The sequel to the original game comes jam-packed with more action and an even bigger caper set in new locations like the Bermuda Triangle and Niagara Falls!
TaleSpin – Take to the skies as Baloo the bear navigates his plane through exotic and dangerous locations in this side-scrolling shoot-em-up.
Disney also released this fun trailer for The Disney Afternoon Collection:
The Disney Afternoon Collection will be available as a digital download across North America and Europe for $19.99 / £15.99/ €19.99 starting on April 18, 2017 on PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One and Windows PC. It can be pre-ordered from Amazon here (affiliate link).