New Versions of Classic Aladdin and The Lion King Video Games Being Released

Nighthawk Interactive and iam8bit have teamed on new releases of the classic 16-bit video games Aladdin and The Lion King for both current and classic gaming consoles.

First, Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and The Lion King is being released for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, XboxOne, and PC on October 29th with a $29.99 price point. Later, Retro Editions for the Nintendo Switch will be released that include classic Genesis or SNES packaging and manual, plus an exclusive poster. The special editions will be available December 10th.

In early 2020, iam8bit is adding both titles to its Legacy Cartridge Collection, releasing an Aladdin Legacy Cartridge for Genesis and a The Lion King Legacy Cartridge for SNES. The playable cartridges include restored artwork by Jango Snow Art & Design and will be a limited-edition of just 4,500 each. The titles come with a $99.99 price tag.

Pre-orders for all products are already being taken at and

Source: Nighthawk Interactive/iam8bit