Week of December 19th, 2021 Nintendo Switch Physical Releases & Limited Pre-Orders
Updated: Dec 23, 2021
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Sunday, December 19th
(NEW PRE-ORDER) Aaero Complete Edition from Strictly Limited Games
Pre-orders will be available in two batches: Saturday at 6 PM EST and Sunday at 12 PM EST.
The Collector's Edition includes:
Nintendo Switch game
Special Limited Edition Box
Colourful Game Manual
Stylish spaceship acrylic standee
EDM-festival-style ticket (replica, individually numbered)
EDM-concert-style poster (DIN A3)
Aaero logo fabric patch
(LAST DAY PRE-ORDER) Angry Video Game Nerd 1 & 2 Deluxe ($34.99)
This title is being sold directly through Screenwave's website or through Limited Run Games Distribution program. I am posting this here because pre-orders are closing on LRG's website on Sunday at 11:59 PM EST. However, it might still remain up at Screenwave Media's website.
(LAST DAY PRE-ORDER) Citizens Unite!: Earth x Space ($39.99) Limited Run Games
Pre-orders close at 11:59 PM EST and is a Distributed Title through Limited Run Games. This is not part of their numbered run.
(LAST DAY NEW RELEASE/PRE-ORDER) Crysis 2 Remastered distributed through Limited Run Games
Standard ($39.99) from Limited Run Games - In Stock!
Deluxe ($59.99) from Limited Run Games - PRE-ORDER
Slipcover ($9.99) Link
This closes on Sunday, December 19th at 11:59 PM EST.
The Deluxe Edition includes:
Crysis 2 Remastered Physical Game for Switch
The Slipcover is designed to hold all three Crysis Remastered games in standard Nintendo Switch cases. No game is included with this slipcover.
Tuesday, December 21st
(NEW RELEASE) Among Us: Crewmate Edition ($29.99) Amazon
Among Us base game and all of the DLC items: Airship, Polus and MIRA HQ Skins, and Hamster Pet, Bedcrab Pet, Brainslug Pet, Stickmin Pet, and Mini Crewmate bundles
Retail Exclusive "Innersloth Cosmicube” featuring cosmetics from prototypes we made that never became full-fledged games, this cube holds all the secrets of the Innersloth team
3D Lenticular Case by Hannako Lambert at Dual Wield Studio
Impostor Syndrome Sticker Sheet by Alyssa Herman
1 of 12 Special Mira HQ Holographic Access Cards by Hannako Lambert at Dual Wield Studio
Folded Skeld Map Poster designed by Cannon Kissane
Redeemable Code for 6 PC/Phone Wallpapers by Amy Liu at Innersloth.
(NEW RELEASE) Beyond a Steel Sky
At least through Amazon, you get a 50 page digital artbook and 2 digital comics from Dave Gibbons by pre-ordering.
The SteelBook Edition includes:
Limited Edition SteelBook
Digital Original Soundtrack
The Utopia Edition includes:
5 Holo-ad Cards
2 XXL Premium Stickers
50-page Mini Artbook
Interchangeable Dog Tags (Keychain and Necklace)
Digital Original Soundtrack
(NEW RELEASE) Etherborn ($34.99) Best Buy
(NEW RELEASE) Ever Forward ($39.99) Best Buy
(NEW RELEASE) Gear Club 2: Definitive Edition ($39.99) Amazon
From what I saw from the PEGI physical release, this is all complete on cart.
(NEW PRE-ORDER) Guts 'N Goals distributed through Limited Run Games
Pre-Orders open at 10 AM EST and will be available for a limited time and/or sold out. This is a distributed release and not part of their numbered run.
The Standard Edition includes:
Game (different cover art than the LE)
The Limited Edition includes:
Game (different cover art than the Standard)
Limited Edition Outer Box
Guts 'N Goals Original Soundtrack
38 page full-color Artbook
(NEW RELEASE) Manifold Garden ($34.99) Best Buy
(NEW RELEASE) Mutazione ($34.99) Best Buy
Wednesday, December 22nd
(NEW PRE-ORDER) .HACK//G.U. Last Recode - Begins Edition ($59.99) Bandai Namco Store Exclusive
There should be a standard edition of the game offered at retail from what I've been hearing. However, The Begins Edition includes:
Manga + Art Concept
Thursday, December 23rd
(NEW RELEASE) Cotton Rock N Roll
Standard ($55.99) Playasia - Save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA"
Special Edition (¥10,780) Amazon
Special Edition ($89.99) Playasia - Save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA"
The Special Edition includes:
Switch Game: Cotton Rock 'n' Roll
Nata de Cotton Nendoroid
Cotton Complete Works book
Cotton Rock ‘n’ Roll original soundtrack CD
(NEW RELEASE) Romancing SaGa 2 ($39.99) Playasia - Save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA"
This is an Asia English physical release.
(NEW PRE-ORDER) Warlocks II: God Slayers (€29.99) Red Art Games - Limited to 2800 copies
Pre-Orders open at 11 AM EST.
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
Dispatch Games - Main Website
eastasiasoft - Main Website - Save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA"
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
Premium Edition Games - Main Website <--- That's my company!
Red Art Games - Main Website
Rice Digital (same link as Funstock) - Main Website
Signature Edition Games - Main Website
Skybound - Main Website
Special Reserve Games - Main Website
Super Rare Games - Main Website
Thunderful Games - Main Website
Ultra Collectors - 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
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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