Week of December 18th, 2022 Nintendo Switch Physical Releases & Limited Pre-Orders
SAMMY THE SOCK!
I am so incredibly proud of Mrs. Switchmania and all her hard work as she brought Sammy the Sock to life! Whether you are a fan of children's rhyming books, have a young one who's ready for an adventure, or just looking for an amazing gift, Sammy the Sock is for you. Grab your softcover or hardcover copy here!
Also, we're making a game! Here's our first teaser trailer to introduce you to Sammy the Sock: A Picturebook Adventure!
ROWAN'S CUSTOM INSTRUCTION BOOKLETS!
Do you wish your 1st Party Nintendo Switch games included an instruction booklet? Then you're in luck because my friend Rowan is here to save the day! Make sure to visit his website here to grab all the instruction booklets he's created as well as follow him to be kept up to date on future releases.
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PRE-ORDERS & NEW RELEASES
Sunday, December 18th
(LAST CHANCE PRE-ORDER) SkateBIRD distributed through Limited Run Games
ESRB LRG Exclusive Standard Cover ($34.99 USD) Limited Run Games
ESRB Amazon Exclusive Standard Cover ($34.99 USD) Amazon
Open Pre-Orders over at Limited Run Games close on Sunday, December 18th at 11:59 PM EST. Amazon will continue to accept pre-orders for their exclusive cover at this time.
(NEW RELEASE) Smurfs Kart - Turbo Edition ($49.99 USD) Amazon
Monday, December 19th
(NEW RELEASE) Chaos Code: New Sign of Catastrophe from eastasiasoft
The Limited Edition includes:
Switch Game (region free)
Special Soundtrack CD
Acrylic Standee Set (two characters)
Minicase Keychain (holds Switch Game)
Art Card Collection
Individually Numbered Certificate
Windowed Collector’s Box
Tuesday, December 20th
(NEW RELEASE) Jitsu Squad ($29.99) Amazon
(NEW RELEASE) Outbreak: Contagious Memories from Limited Run Games
ESRB Standard (LRG Exclusive Cover) ($39.99 USD) Limited Run Games
ESRB Standard Amazon Exclusive Cover ($39.99 USD) Amazon
This is a Distro title with an exclusive cover at both Limited Run Games' website and Amazon.
Limited Run Exclusive Cover
Amazon Exclusive Cover
Friday, December 23rd
(NEW RELEASE) Mighty Goose ($34.99) Amazon
This is a Distributed Title from Limited Run Games, but it is an exclusive cover for Amazon. The Limited Run Games' cover was sold previously through their website and appears to be sold out at the time of this post.
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)
1Print Games - Main Website
Arc System Works - Main Website
Aspyr - Main Website
eastasiasoft - Main Website - Save 5% with code "POLANJP"
Fangamer - Main Website
First Press Games - Main Website
Flyhigh - Main Website
Forever Limited - Main Website
Funbox Media - Main Website - Save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA"
GameFairy - Main Website
Idea Factory - Main Website
Koei Tecmo EU - Main Website
Maximum Games - Main Website
NGDEV - Main Website
Nicalis - Main Website
NISA - Main Website
Numskull Games - Main Website
Omake Games - Main Website
Pix'n Love - Main Website
Pixelheart - Main Website
PM Studios - Main Website
Playasia - Main Website
Red Art Games - Main Website
Rice Digital (same link as Funstock) - Main Website
Serenity Forge - Main Website
Signature Edition Games - Main Website
Skybound - Main Website
Special Reserve Games - Main Website
Super Rare Games - Main Website
SUPERDELUXE Games - Main Website
Tesura Games - Main Website
Thunderful Games - Main Website
VBlank - Main Website
VGNYSoft - Main Website
Video Games Plus - Main Website
Wired Production - Main Website
Companies No Longer in Physical Publishing
B-SIDE Games (Closed Shop on 8/31) - Main Website
Dispatch Games (Published a few games, but then never shipped out the next wave of pre-orders. Currently, they've put out a message on Twitter saying they are still producing, but I'm leaving it here for now) - Main Website
Physicality Games (Website still offering Mastiff titles, but not publishing titles under their Physicality brand) - Website no longer active
Ultra Collectors (Liquidated their remaining inventory and do not plan to continue physical publishing) - Main Website
Warned Collectors (Never published a game, but stole people's money) - Main Website
That's it for this week! What are you getting? Comment on Twitter and tag @JPSWITCHMANIA!
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