'Evercade VS', a game machine that allows you to enjoy retro games in multiplayer with up to 4 players

'Evercade VS ' is a game machine dedicated to retro games that supports multiplayer with up to 4 players, which was developed to make retro games more enjoyable at home. The overseas media, The Verge, got Evercade VS ahead of time and published a review article, which has been well received as 'turning the living room into a game center.'

VS | New Retro Home Console With Multi-player: Evercade


Evercade VS review: a retro console that turns your living room into an arcade --The Verge

You can see what kind of game console Evercade VS is by watching the following movie.

Evercade VS --Announcement Trailer --YouTube

The body of Evercade VS looks like this. There are 4 USB ports on the front ...

It is possible to insert a controller here. In other words, it supports multiplayer with up to 4 players.

The controller looks like this. There is a cross key on the left and four buttons on the right ...

There are R1 / R2 / L1 / L2 buttons on the top.

It is a game machine dedicated to retro games, and although the design is also retro, it adopts an ergonomic design.

It has two cartridge slots, which are Evercade's own cartridges. Evercade cartridges allow you to play retro games released by well-known publishers such as

Data East , Atari, and Technōs. Not only is it compatible with all Evercade cartridges that have been sold so far, but we plan to support cartridges that will be sold in the future.

Evercade VS is equipped with an HDMI port, and the video output supports full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels).

At the time of writing the article, more than 280 titles can be played.

Since it supports Wi-Fi, it is possible to update the firmware via the Internet.

In addition to the dedicated controller, you can also use the

separately sold Evercade Handheld as a controller.

The selling price of Evercade VS is 99.99 dollars (about 11,000 yen), reservation acceptance starts in November 2021 and it is scheduled to be released in December.

The Verge says, 'Evercade's cartridges are like a well-curated game collection, and I personally find great retro games I've never played, like the 1990s shooter Alligator Hunt. You can do it. '

He also mentioned that it supports high resolutions up to Full HD, 'Evercade VS has an improved overall experience and it's great to be able to play most games on the big screen. Also, the original Evercade. Although the image quality was crisp, some details were lost on the small screen, while Evercade VS not only improved the image quality, but also played in the original image quality and the aspect ratio of the TV. It supports output in various formats, such as enlarging the screen according to the ratio, which means that you can also play games on old Brown tube TVs and the like. '

'The biggest improvement in Evercade VS is the ability to support proper multiplayer,' said The Verge, praising the support for multiplayer with up to four players.

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