Game images and information
of the previously noted NeoGeo Pocket games- NeoGeo Cup 98', Baseball Stars,
Pocket Tennis, Puzzle Ace, Mah-jong, Shougi and Meron-chan's Growth Diary
have been released. There are also extra images from KOFR-1 as well.
The game seems to be based on
KOF97' and thus both Advanced and Extra modes are present. This means that
rolling and dodging exists, and so does the difference in Power meter and
Since there are only two buttons
on the NeoGeo Pocket, controls goes as follows:
Punch (tap for weak, hold for strong)
Kick (tap for weak, hold for strong)
Forward or Back + AB
Roll or Dodge
Down + AB
Forward + Option Button
Characters to be in the game
thus so far are: Kyo, Iori, Chizuru, Shingo, Yashiro, Chris, Shermie, Terry,
Mai, Athena, Leona
The objective of the game: grow
a mysterious girl called "Meron-chan" who came from the skies.
The player is to be with Meron-chan
from her first year in grade school up to high school graduation- a total
of 12 years.
Meron-chan will grow up to be
a variety of possible girl depending on how the player goes around.
Meron-chan' variation can come
in a form of a few hundred depending depending on looks, height, and profession.
In some results she could possibly
become something not human..
An action type soccer game with
the World cup as background. Make original formation and use out of 3000
items to win. Versus mode is available.
A simple baseball game with
a new system called "the last resort".
A tennis game with three modes-
Exhibition, Tournament and Practice.
Pick out of 8 characters to
Erase the distant targets by
joining them together.
There ar ethree modes- technique
based "normal game", thought based "stage clear game", and versus mode.
A mahjong game where there are
always 4 players. The players can be 1 human + 3 CPUs, 2 Humans + 2 CPUs
by cable or 3 Humans + 1 CPU with the use of wireless connection. There
are parodied characters such as "Chonbo" and "Anpai-man".
There are two modes to play
in this Japanese Chess- Normal mode and easy "Hasami" mode. Versus mode
can be played with the use of a cable.
NeoGeo Pocket will be released
on 10/28 at the price of 7800 Yen in Japan.
AC Adapter: 1500 Yen
Stereo Headphone: 1000 Yen
Wireless communication unit:
More Images including a scanned
photo from Famitsuu magazine of NGPocket in variety of body colors can
be found in the Image Archives.