HAMSTER Co. (Head Office: Tokyo-to, Setagaya-ku; CEO: Satoshi HAMADA; referred to below as “HAMSTER”) is happy to announce that The Return of ISHTAR, will be released for Nintendo Switch and PlayStation®4 on September 22nd, 2022, available digitally for Arcade Archives series by HAMSTER.
About Arcade Archives The Return of ISHTAR
“The Return of ISHTAR” is an action game released by NAMCO (Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc.) in 1986.
The story takes place after the overthrow of DRUAGA. The tower has lost DRUAGA’s magic power and is now in its original ruins, and the monsters have become more ferocious. Take control of KI and GIL and try to escape from THE TOWER OF DRUAGA, where you no longer even know the way out.
Title: Arcade Archives The Return of ISHTAR
Platform: Nintendo Switch™ / PlayStation®4
Release Date: September 22nd, 2022
Official Website: http://www.hamster.co.jp/american_hamster/arcadearchives/
About “Arcade Archives”
The “Arcade Archives” series has faithfully reproduced many classic Arcade masterpieces. Players can change various game settings such as game difficulty, and also reproduce the atmosphere of arcade display settings at that time. Players can also compete against each other from all over the world with their high scores. Please enjoy the masterpiece that built a generation for video games.
HAMSTER’s official program “Arcade Archiver”
HAMSTER’s official Program “Arcade Archiver” is being broadcast live on YouTube Live and niconico Live at 7:00 p.m (JST), on the day of the Arcade Archives titles are released. It is a live program with lots of contents such as introduction of games and development talks by inviting developers.
“The Return of ISHTAR Special” will be brordcasted on September 22nd. Developer Satoshi Naito, Junko Ozawa, and Yuichiro Shinozaki will be on the show. Please enjoy it.