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DISNEY CLASSIC GAMES COLLECTION: ALADDIN, THE LION KING, AND THE JUNGLE BOOK AVAILABLE STARTING TODAY AT RETAIL

DLC Pack available for fans who already own the previously released Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and The Lion King collection
[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Game Developer and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press]

EDISON, NEW JERSEY – Nov. 23, 2021 – Disney Classic Games Collection: Aladdin, The Lion King, and The Jungle Book is available now at all major US retailers for Nintendo Switch™, Xbox One, and PC, with the PlayStation 4 Version available soon. This special collection includes fan-favorite 16-bit versions of all three titles with new graphical enhancements, features and previously unreleased content.
 
Disney Classic Games Collection: Aladdin, The Lion King and The Jungle Book will include the cherished versions of each original game, with upscaled graphics for today’s high-definition displays. The new collection also comes with “The Jungle Book and MORE Aladdin Pack” that includes the beloved Aladdin from the Super Nintendo Entertainment System along with classic games based on Disney’s “The Jungle Book.”
 
Those who already own the previously released Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and The Lion King collection can purchase “The Jungle Book and MORE Aladdin Pack” for just $9.99.
 
Disney Classic Games Collection: Aladdin, The Lion King and The Jungle Book features:

  • The Expanded Collection – For the first time, play through multiple different versions of the beloved Aladdin, The Lion King, and The Jungle Book games that have been created over the years, including both console and handheld versions. This incredible combination makes this the greatest edition of Disney Classic Games.
  • BOTH 16-Bit Console Aladdin Games – By popular demand and for the first time since their original releases, the Sega Genesis Aladdin AND Super Nintendo Entertainment System Aladdin games are available and enhanced together for modern consoles.
  • Classic Gaming on Modern Displays – Disney Classic Games Collection: Aladdin, The Lion King and The Jungle Book bring the cherished retro 16-bit gaming to modern displays with 1080P graphics and enhancements. Players can adjust screen aspect ratios and borders, and even go old school with custom filter options designed to replicate classic CRT TVs.
  • Modern Features: Instantly rewind any of the games in real-time to retry difficult areas. View full game playthroughs with the ability to skip forward, jump in, and start playing at any point, and quickly save progress in each of the games and continue the adventure wherever and whenever.
  • Interactive Museum: Take a journey behind-the-scenes and learn more about the creation of these cherished games. Watch video interviews with the original development teams or explore numerous galleries containing hundreds of previously unreleased HD concept images and marketing assets.
  • Soundtrack: Listen to the entire soundtracks for all games with the ability to repeat and shuffle songs. Enjoy 16-bit versions of classic songs such as “A Whole New World,” “I Just Can’t Wait to Be King,” and “The Bare Necessities!” and more.

 
Disney Classic Games Collection: Aladdin, The Lion King, and The Jungle Book is updated for current consoles and PC by publisher Nighthawk Interactive and development studio Digital Eclipse. Physical copies are available for $29.99 for Nintendo Switch and Xbox One through retailers including GameStop, Amazon, Best Buy, Target and Walmart. Digital copies are also available for Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. The collection is rated E10+ by the ESRB.
 
About Nighthawk Interactive
Built by a team of industry veterans, Nighthawk Interactive aims to combine their proven experience with the ever-changing needs of modern game development. With a strong focus on publishing, co-publishing, retail distribution and business development support, Nighthawk is about helping developers make the great games we love to play. For more information about Nighthawk, visit www.NighthawkInteractive.com, and follow us on Twitter at (@NH_Interactive).
 
About Digital Eclipse
Digital Eclipse (www.digitaleclipse.com) is globally recognized for its best-in-class restorations, remakes, and anthologies of classic games. More than a nostalgia play, Digital Eclipse infuses dormant intellectual properties with new life, re-igniting revenue streams and franchise interest with today’s audiences. Digital Eclipse is the signature brand of independent developer, Other Ocean Emeryville, based in Emeryville, California.
 
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Nighthawk Interactive PR Contacts
Adam Simon/Tara Edwards
Wonacott Communications, LLC for Nighthawk Interactive
[email protected]

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