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Week of August 8th, 2021 Nintendo Switch Physical Releases & Limited Pre-Orders

Updated: Sep 11

SUPER BLOOD HOCKEY RETRO UPGRADE - NOW SHIPPING!

Limited Quantities Available! Grab your bundle of physical goodies here.


What is this Retro Upgrade you ask? Let me explain! First and foremost, you DO NOT need to rebuy the game! For the low price of $19.95 + shipping, we're offering a way to enhance your current copy of Super Blood Hockey. Included in this Retro Upgrade are the following items:

  • NES-Inspired Retro Box

  • Exclusive Mini-Prequel Comic drawn by Shawn Daley

  • OST CD with Unreleased Tracks

SHIPPING NOW! SUPER BLOOD HOCKEY & PIGEON DEV GAMES COLLECTION (PREMIUM & RETRO EDITION)

You read that right! Super Blood Hockey and Pigeon Dev Games Collection Premium Edition are now shipping everywhere! Grab your copies here.

Retro Edition” (1,000 available), priced at $59.95 plus shipping, includes:

Deluxe Edition” (1,000 available), priced at $99.95 plus shipping, includes:


SAVE MONEY! Too many Switch games coming out? Wish you could save some money while collecting? Well now you can!


PLAYCAST! Jeffrey, Barry and I talk about the game of the week, our latest pick-ups, The Switch Collector, and more! Check us out here.


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New Releases/New Preorders


Tuesday, August 10th

(NEW PRE-ORDER) Huntdown Collector's Edition ($TBD) distributed through Limited Run Games


Please note that there will be a standard retail edition available in the US and UK.


The Collector's Edition includes:

  • Huntdown physical game for the Nintendo Switch

  • Collector's Box with sleeve

  • John Sawyer action figure

  • Three button pins

  • Four embroidered gang patches

  • A 50+ page art book

  • The soundtrack on cassette

  • A reversible 18"x24" poster

(NEW RELEASE) Ninja Saviors: Return of the Warriors ($34.99) Amazon

This did release previously, but from what I can tell, the packaging now references ININ Games on the front. I'm unsure if there will be any other differences.

(NEW RELEASE) Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid - Super Edition ($49.99) Amazon

While I'm not yet sure if the additional content will be a digital code inside the case to redeem or if it'll be added to the cartridge, here is everything you'll be getting:

  • 23 Rangers & Villains Across Generations

  • All characters from the Collector’s Edition, Seasons One, Two, Three and seven skins; Story and combat voiceovers are authentically performed by some of the members of the original Power Rangers cast

  • All-New Street Fighter Pack: The latest addition to Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid introduces Street Fighter characters Ryu as the Crimson Hawk Ranger and Chun-Li as the Blue Phoenix Ranger, as well as exclusive skins

(NEW RELEASE) Shadowverse: Champion's Battle ($49.99) Amazon


Thursday, August 12th

(NEW RELEASE) Foreclosed ($29.99) Amazon


Friday, August 13th

(NEW PRE-ORDER) Double Dragon & Kunio-Kun Retro Brawler Bundle from Limited Run Games

  • Regular ($39.99) Link

  • Classic ($69.99) Link

Open pre-orders for both editions begin at 10 AM EST and close on Sunday, September 12th at 11:59 PM EST. We're proud to present you this compilation of 18 titles from the Double Dragon and Kunio-kun series. Among the 15 Kunio-kun titles, 11 of these had not been released in North America yet! All the in-game text has been translated in English.


Choose between playing the "original version" or the "quality up version", where the mechanics and the game commands have been improved!

*Some games feature the "original version" only.


Moreover, online features, avatars, screen and sound options have been added. You can play by yourself, or go wild playing with friends, family or any online player!


Classic Titles

・DOUBLE DRAGON

・DOUBLE DRAGON Ⅱ

・DOUBLE DRAGON Ⅲ

・Renegade

・Super Dodge Ball

・River City Ransom

・Crash'n the Boys Street Challenge


Classic Titles (unreleased in North America)

・Nekketsu Renegade Kunio-kun

・Nekketsu High School Dodgeball Club

・Downtown Nekketsu Story

・Nekketsu High School Dodgeball Club - Soccer Story

・Downtown Nekketsu March Super-Awesome Field Day!

・Downtown Special Kunio-kun's Historical Period Drama!

・Go-Go! Nekketsu Hockey Club Slip-and-Slide Madness

・Surprise! Nekketsu New Records! The Distant Gold Medal

・Nekketsu Fighting Legend

・Kunio-kun's Nekketsu Soccer League

・Nekketsu! Street Basketball All-Out Dunk Heroes

The Classic Edition includes:

  • Switch Limited Run #115: Double Dragon Kunio-Kun Retro Brawler Bundle

  • Kunio Keychains

  • Original Soundtrack on a Mini CD, All in a Retro Cartridge Sleeve

  • 18"x 24"Poster

  • Retro Dust Sleeve

(NEW RELEASE) Paw Patrol the Movie: Adventure City Calls

  • Standard ($39.99) Amazon

  • Target Exclusive w/ Digital Activity Sheets inside Case ($39.99) Target

  • Walmart Exclusive w/ Stickers included inside Case ($33.88) Walmart

Target Exclusive

Walmart Exclusive

(NEW RELEASE) Spinch ($39.99) Best Buy

This is the retail edition from iam8bit. You can still purchase the iam8bit website version here.

(NEW RELEASE) Witch Spring 3 [Re: Fine]: The Story of Eirudy ($39.99) Amazon

You can also pre-order the Strictly Limited Edition Games variant cover and exclusive CE here.


Limited/Indie Physical Publishers

Please note that due to the constantly changing availability and releases, I have decided to just provide links to the limited/indie publishers' sites. I encourage you all to visit their sites, see what they have, and support their continued efforts to help bring digital only games physically!


If I am missing any companies, please let me know so I can have them added.


Companies (Listed Alphabetically)

Companies No Longer in Physical Publishing

  • Physicality Games (Website still offering Mastiff titles, but not publishing titles under their Physicality brand) - Main Website

  • Warned Collectors (Never published a game, but stole people's money) - Main Website


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