Hasbro is Bringing Back Retro Tiger LCD Handheld Games
As reported by The Verge, Hasbro will release four new variants of the compact plaything this fall for a value price of $14.99 each.
Available now to preorder at Gamestop, The titles come at release will include “The Little Mermaid,” “Transformers: Generation 2,” “X-Men Project X,” and “Sonic the Hedgehog 3.”
The games are “inspired” by the original LCD models, according to Hasbro’s statement, which combined with the now-defunct Tiger Electronics in 1998.
Each unit features the iconic control setup, colorful background, and monochromatic graphics from the golden age of gaming.
“The design and technology were created with the original handheld game unit in mind,” Hasbro said in a statement to The Verge.
— Hasbro (@Hasbro) February 19, 2020
Known for its handheld LCD games, Tiger also made Furby, Giga Pets, and 2-XL robot—the first “smart toy.”