Ice Climber is the Latest Arcade Archives Title

Get your parkas out of the closet!

By Jon Stevens. Posted 02/20/2019 23:00 Comment on this     ShareThis

Ice Climber Japanese Box artHamster has announced that it is bringing Ice Climber to Nintendo Switch later this week.

The game was originally released in arcades and on the NES all the way back in 1985. It turns out that this is a long time ago now, so you’d be forgiven for wanting a quick refresher on it:

Ice Climber is an action game released by Nintendo in 1985. Play as Popo and Nana to break apart blocks of ice with your hammer and defeat enemies that get in your way as you aim for the top of the mountain. However, only one person can catch the condor waiting at the summit. Will you work together, or try to go for it alone? It’s up to you!

Ice Climber Screenshot

Most people are more likely to know Popo and Nana from their appearances in the Super Smash Bros. series these days, so it’s always useful to take a look back at the duos original outing.

Arcade Archives Ice Climber will be available on Switch from February 22 and will cost $7.99 / €6.99.

Source: Siliconera

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Log In 0 points Log in or register to grow your Ninja Score while interacting with our site.
Nintendojo's RSS Feeds

All Updates Podcast
News Comments
Like and follow usFacebookTwitter Friend Code Exchange + Game with Us Join the Team!