Week of August 18th, 2019 Nintendo Switch Physical Releases & Limited Preorders
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Week of August 18th, 2019 Nintendo Switch Physical Releases & Limited Preorders

Updated: Aug 24, 2019



Update

  • Added Bud Spencer & Terence Hill: Slaps and Beans from Strictly Limited Games

We are starting to near the end of August, but there's no rest for us gamers and collectors! This week finally sees the release of ONINAKI, but were you able to secure your E.U. version or were you importing it from Japan to have this physically? Besides that, there are plenty of more games releasing this week! Are you ready? On your mark! Get set! Read on and see what's coming out!

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Tuesday, August 20th

1. Dead Cells: Action Game of the Year ($34.99) - Amazon

Includes:

  • access to Rise of the Giant DLC (not on cart)

  • exclusive keyring

  • new artbook

  • reversible cover featuring new artwork

2. Enter the Gungeon ($TBD) from Special Reserves Games - Link Not Yet Available

Preorders go live at 1:00 PM EDT and will be open preorder.

3. Truck Racing Championship ($39.99)

4. Yu-Gi-Oh! Legacy of the Duelist: Link Evolution ($39.99) -

Exclusive to the physical retail version, Duelists will unpack three brand-new Yu-Gi- Oh! TRADING CARD GAME (TCG) cards. You will find the Link Monster, Progleo, along with the Cyberse Monster Micro Coder and the Spell Card Cynet Codec!


Thursday, August 22nd

5. ONINAKI

  • Square Enix U.K. Store Exclusive (€49.99) - Link

  • Amazon Japan (~$59.00) w/ Bonus Art Cards - Link

  • Playasia ($53.99) - Link (Use checkout code SWITCHMANIA to save 5% off your total order at Playasia.)

There are only 3,000 copies being made and will only be available through the Square Enix UK store.

Here are what the art cards look like that will be included with the Amazon Japan release.


Friday, August 23rd

6. Panda Hero ($22.99) - Shop4MegaStore

7. Snooker 19: The Official Video Game ($32.99) - Shop4MegaStore


8. Terraria - U.K. Version ($26.99) - Shop4MegaStore

Please note that the U.S. release is coming out on 08/27.


Saturday, August 24th @ 6:00 PM EDT

6. Bud Spencer & Terence Hill: Slaps and Beans from Strictly Limited Games

  • Regular Edition (29.99€) Link

  • Oldschool Heroes Edition (59.99€) Link

Preorders will be in two batches. The first batch is Saturday, August 24th @ 6:00 PM EDT. The second batch is Sunday, August 25th @ 12:00 PM EDT.


The regular edition is limited to 2,500 copies. The oldschool heroes edition is limited to 1,500 copies. The Oldschool Heroes Collector's Edition contains:

  • Slaps and Beans Game (Switch)

  • 86-pages hardcover Artbook

  • Poker Card Set

  • 2x Bud & Terence Poker Chips

  • 5x Beer Mat

  • 5x Photo Cards

  • Poster with printed signatures

  • Sticker sheet


Limited releases still available to preorder / purchase

Turok 1 & 2 from Limited Run Games

  • Turok 1 Regular Edition ($29.99) Link

  • Turok 2 Regular Edition ($29.99) Link

  • Turok 1 & 2 Regular Edition Bundle ($59.99) Link

PREORDERS CLOSE ON FRIDAY, AUGUST 30TH AT 11:59PM EASTERN TIME.

Turok 1 on physical cartridge for the Nintendo Switch. Region free. This is an open pre-order for a limited time!


This release includes a premium high-gloss foil embossed cover with interior art and a full-color booklet.


Best Buy will be receiving copies of this game with a non-foil cover. These copies will not be available until a later date and will likely not overlap our own preorder window. Please understand that if you sit out on our open window in order to try and secure a copy at retail, you may be left empty handed. Best Buy has the ability to not move forward with their order, as it has not been finalized yet. Opt to wait at your own risk.

Turok 2: Seeds of Evil on physical cartridge for the Nintendo Switch. Region free. This is an open pre-order for a limited time!


This release includes a premium high-gloss foil embossed cover with interior art and a full-color booklet.


Best Buy will be receiving copies of this game with a non-foil cover. These copies will not be available until a later date and will likely not overlap our own preorder window. Please understand that if you sit out on our open window in order to try and secure a copy at retail, you may be left empty handed. Best Buy has the ability to not move forward with their order, as it has not been finalized yet. Opt to wait at your own risk.

Turok and Turok 2 Regular Bundle on physical cartridges for the Nintendo Switch. Region free. This is an open pre-order for a limited time! Both releases include covers with interior art and full-color booklets. This dual-pack will be sealed with both games (in their own cases) placed inside of an exclusive slip-cover.

Two Tribes Collection from Super Rare Games

  • Toki Tori Collection ($32.50) Link

  • RIVE: Ultimate Edition ($32.50) Link

Please note that for Toki Tori Collection, only 5,000 copies will be made available. Each Cart contains three games, Toki Tori 1, Toki Tori 2+ and an emulated version of the original Toki Tori on GBA. Included are the following:

  • Fully assembled Nintendo Switch game with cartridge

  • Interior art

  • Full-colour manual

  • Exclusive sticker

  • 3 card trading card pack

Please note that for RIVE: Ultimate Edition, only 5,000 copies will be made available. Each Cart contains three games, RIVE, Swap This! and an emulated version of an unreleased demo of Three Tribes on GBA. Included are the following:

  • Fully assembled Nintendo Switch game with cartridge

  • Interior art

  • Full-colour manual

  • Exclusive sticker

  • 3 card trading card pack

A Hole New World from First Press Play

  • Regular (37.99€) Link

  • Collector's Edition (67.99€) Link

The regular edition is limited to 3,000 copies and will include:

  • reversible EU / US cover

  • game cart

  • 48 pages in-depth manual

  • exclusive slipcase

  • silver-colored coin(numbered)

The collector's edition is limited to 1,500 copies and will include:

  • premium box with item tray

  • gold-colored coin(numbered)

  • double sided DIN A2 poster

  • clearfile with surprise insert

  • Base Game w/ reversible EU / US cover, game cart, & 48 page in-depth manual

  • 2 CD Deluxe Soundtrack: 8bit original & 16bit arrange, Duo CD jewel case, spine card (OBI-style), & 12 pages booklet

Shadow Bug from First Press Games

  • Regular Edition (37,99€) Link

  • Collector's Edition (69,99€) Link

The Regular Edition is limited to 3,000 copies and represents the base game and features everything you could possibly want from a well-done physical game release.

A 40 page in-depth game manual, a dedicated cover design with interior art, as well as a beautiful slipcase and a collectible coin as a bonus leave little to be desired for gamers, who prefer to own their games as physical versions.

Features:

  • Cover with interior art

  • Game cart

  • 40 pages in-depth manual

  • Exclusive slipcase

  • Silver-colored coin (numbered)

The return of our Collector's Edition and limited to 1,500 copies!


This beautiful version of Shadow Bug will please even the most committed collectors and fans. Its well-crafted box measures about 32cm in height and 24cm in width and works like a drawer box that holds all contents in place.


The highlight of this Collector's Edition will be an hardcover artbook with over 72 full-color pages. These are packed with beautifully arranged keyart, background art, concept art, level designs and more bonus contents like an interview with the team of Muro Studios. The book will not only be a pleasure to go through, but also gives a great view behind the scenes of the development of this game.


The soundtrack and clear file will be outstanding as well, imported from and made in Japan to ensure their very best quality.


Features:

  • Premium box with item traygold-colored coin (numbered)

  • double sided DIN A2 poster

  • clearfile with surprise insert

  • Base Game

  • Cover with interior art

  • Game cart

  • 40 page in-depth manual

  • Premium Soundtrack: original game soundtrack with 12,4mm premium jewel case, spine card (OBI-style), and 12 pages booklet

  • Hardback Artbook: DIN C4 sized, high-quality hardback cover, with 72 content-rich full color pages

Vostok from Wired Productions - Link

This is limited to 3,000 copies and sold exclusively on their site. This game did release in Germany last year, but this is the first time a PEGI rating cover is coming out. Also, it will include:

  • Exclusive variant cover, showing Jimmy laying in a stack of Moolah!

  • Exclusive voucher to redeem the 8-bit digital soundtrack from the Wired website!

  • Exclusive Numbered 1 million Moolah note (numbered 1 to 3000)

  • Exclusive sticker sheet

Old Man's Journey from RED ART GAMES (~$34.00) - Link here

This is RED ART GAMES's 1st Nintendo Switch physical release and it is currently shipping. There is no collector's edition for it and this is limited to 3,000 copies.

STAY from RED ART GAMES (~$34.00) - Link here

This is RED ART GAMES's 2nd Nintendo Switch physical release. There is no collector's edition for it and this is limited to 3,000 copies. There is no CE for this release. However, included in this release are the following:

  • DLC with Exclusive Content

  • Digital Soundtrack to Download

  • Booklet with pixel art sprite sheets and concept art

  • Special Surprise goodie

Gekido: Kintaro's Revenge (€29.99) from Red Art Games (Release #3) link here

This is limited to 2,800 copies. Included with this are the following:

  • Special Box

  • Game

  • Stickers

  • Mini artbook

NeuroVoider (€29.99) from Red Art Games (Release #4) - Link here

This is limited to 2,800 copies. Included with this are the following:

  • Game

  • Cardboard sleeve

  • 5 exclusive postcards

  • A poster

Splasher (€29.99) from Red Art Games (Release #5)

This is limited to 2,800 copies.

War Tech Fighters (€29.99) from Red Art Games

This will go live at 10:00 AM EDT and will be limited to 2,800 copies. A cardboard outer sleeve will be included.

Oniken + Odallus Collection from Playasia

  • Regular Edition ($29.99) - Link here

  • Collector's Edition ($39.99) - Link here

Use checkout code SWITCHMANIA to save 5%! Please note that with Oniken + Odallus Collection, the regular edition is limited to 2,000 copies and the collector's edition is limited to 3,000 copies and will be available until sold out. Included in the Collector's Edition are the following:

  • Collector’s Box

  • Game Card (region free)

  • Collection Game Manual

  • Collection 2CD Original Soundtrack

  • Collection Numbered Certificate

Pato Box from Playasia

  • Collector's Edition ($39.99) - Link here

Use checkout code SWITCHMANIA to save 5%! Please note that with Pato Box, the regular edition is sold out and the collector's edition is limited to 3,000 copies and will be available until sold out. Included in the Collector's Edition are the following:

  • Collector’s Box

  • Game Card (region free)

  • Game Manual

  • 2-CD Original Soundtrack

  • Numbered Certificate

Death Road to Canada from eastasiasoft

  • Regular Edition ($29.99) - Link here

  • Collector's Edition ($39.99) - Link here

Use checkout code SWITCHMANIA to save 5%! The regular edition is limited to 2,500 copies and the collector's edition is limited to 2,500 copies and will be available until sold out. Included in the Collector's Edition are the following:

  • Collector’s Box

  • Game Card (region free)

  • Game Manual

  • 2-CD Original Soundtrack

  • Numbered Certificate

Panty Party Limited Edition ($49.99) from eastasiasoft - link

Use checkout code SWITCHMANIA to save 5%! 3,000 Limited Edition copies will be produced, and 2,000 Standard Edition copies will be produced. Please be aware there are no plans to reprint. The limited edition will include the following:

  • Panty Party Collector’s Box

  • Panty Party Game (region free)

  • Panty Party Manual

  • Panty Party Karaoke Soundtrack CD

  • Panty Party Branded Underpants

  • Panty Party Character Sticker Set

  • Panty Party Numbered Certificate

  • Panty Party Mini case

Ghost 1.0 + Unepic from eastasia/Playasia

  • Regular Edition ($29.99) - Link here

  • Limited Edition ($39.99) - Link here

There will be 2,000 copies each of the regular and limited edition. Included in the limited edition are the following:

  • Collector’s Box

  • Game Cart (Region Free)

  • Full Color Manual

  • 2 CD Soundtrack

  • Numbered Certificate

  • Reversible Title Sheet

Radirgy Swag Regular Edition ($29.99) - from Dispatch Games

This is expected to ship on 10/15/2019.

The Game Paradise: Crusin Mix Special from Dispatch Games

  • Regular ($39.99) Link

  • Limited Edition ($99.99) Link

The regular edition appears that it will be sold at retail, but the Limited Edition is exclusive to Dispatch Games. The Limited Edition is limited to 1,500 copies and will include:

  • The Game Paradise: Cruisin Mix Special for Nintendo Switch

  • DLC from previous version included on the cart. (Clarice, Homura Banto, Voice pack + Tatsujin)

  • Memorial Works art book

  • Vinyl album AND CD soundtrack set

  • 21 reproduction Jaleco game flyers

  • Custom Collectable Coin – Jaleco/Clarice Bomber

Gone Home ($34.99) from iam8bit

  • Exclusive Physical Edition

  • Premium Reversible Cover Insert

  • Foldout Poster

  • Region Free - Worldwide Compatibility

Donut County ($34.99) from iam8bit

  • Limited Edition of 5000

  • Exclusive Physical Edition

  • Trashopedia Sticker Collection (Scratch-n-Sniff!)

  • Region Free - Worldwide Compatibility

Gorogoa ($34.99) from iam8bit

  • Limited Edition of 5000

  • Exclusive Physical Edition

  • Innovative Package Design by Gorogoa creator, Jason Roberts, including “Traditions of the Scattered Path” booklet w/ brand new original artwork

  • Region Free - Worldwide Compatibility


That‘s it for this week. Let us know what you’re getting.

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