Week of February 26th, 2023 Nintendo Switch Physical Releases & Limited Pre-Orders
SAMMY THE SOCK!
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PRE-ORDERS & NEW RELEASES
Sunday, February 26th
(LAST DAY PRE-ORDER) Demons of Asteborg ($34.99) distributed by Limited Run Games
Pre-Orders close on Sunday, February 26th at 11:59 PM EST. Please note that it is not guaranteed this will go up at Amazon, so don't miss out if you're looking forward to playing this modern Sega Genesis/MegaDrive game on the Switch!
(LAST DAY PRE-ORDER) PowerSlave Exhumed from Limited Run Games
Standard ($34.99) Limited Run Games
Classic ($64.99) Limited Run Games
Open Pre-Orders for both editions close on Sunday, February 26th at 11:59 PM EST.
The Classic Edition includes:
Physical Copy of PowerSlave Exhumed for Nintendo Switch
PowerSlave Exhumed Soundtrack
Retro Styled Case
Tuesday, February 28th
(NEW RELEASE) Chef Life: A Restaurant Simulator - Al Forno Edition (£31.50) Amazon UK
This listing is for the PEGI physical release. There is an ESRB physical release coming out on March 28th.
(NEW RELEASE) Clive 'N' Wrech
The Collector's Edition includes:
"The Fridge" Fridge Magnet
16 x Collectible Art Cards
Full Color Game Manual
Original Soundtrack CD
(NEW PRE-ORDER) EarthNight ($29.99) distributed by Limited Run Games
Pre-Orders are limited to 5,000 copies and begin at 12 PM EST and close on Sunday, April 2nd at 11:59 PM EST, or earlier if the 5,000 copies are sold. This is a Distributed Title and not part of LRG's Numbered Line.
(NEW PRE-ORDER) moon distributed by Limited Run Games
Open Pre-Orders begin at 12 PM EST and close on Sunday, April 2nd at 11:59 PM EST.
The Collector's Edition includes:
Physical copy of moon for Nintendo Switch
moon Collector's Edition Box
4 Theatre Cards & Envelopes
Voice Theatre CD
Development Art Book
(NEW RELEASE) Rabbids: Party of Legends (£13.99) Amazon UK
This is a PEGI fauxical release (code in box; no cartridge). To my knowledge, there is no fauxical release for ESRB, but it previously did receive an actual physical release.
(NEW RELEASE) Undead Darlings: No Cure for Love ($39.99) Amazon
This is a Distributed Title previously offered through Limited Run Games' website, but this is now releasing on Amazon with an Exclusive Cover!
(NEW RELEASE) void* tRrLM2(); //Void Terrarium 2
The Standard Edition includes:
Mini Art Book
The Limited Edition includes:
void* tRrLM2(); //Void Terrarium 2 Deluxe Edition for Nintendo Switch™
void* tRrLM2(); //Void Terrarium 2 "Terrarium Tunes" 1-disc Official Soundtrack
void* tRrLM2(); //Void Terrarium 2 "Growing Together" Acrylic Standee
void* tRrLM2(); //Void Terrarium 2 "Friendly Faces" Art Card
Thursday, March 2nd
(NEW RELEASE) NeoGeo Pocket Color Selection Volume 2
The JPN and Asia physical releases both support English. This is also getting an ESRB physical release distributed through Limited Run Games.
(NEW RELEASE) Sainan Tantei Saiga - Deluxe Edition ($49.99) Playasia
This is a JPN physical release with English support. At this time, there are no plans for a Western physical release.
Friday, March 3rd
(NEW RELEASE) Metroid Prime Remastered (£40.98) Amazon UK
This listing is for the PEGI physical release. This previously did get an ESRB physical release.
(NEW RELEASE) Moero Chronicle Hyper ($29.99) Amazon
This is a Distributed Title previously offered through Limited Run Games' website and is now releasing through their Amazon Storefront.
(NEW PRE-ORDER) Ocean's Heart ($34.99) from Limited Run Games
Open Pre-Orders begin at 10 AM EST and close on Sunday, April 2nd at 11:59 PM EST.
(NEW RELEASE) Souldiers (£34.99) Amazon UK
This listing is for the PEGI retail release. This is being offered, with a Collector's Edition, through Pix'n Love.
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
Aksys Games - Main Website
Arc System Works - Main Website
Aspyr - Main Website
eastasiasoft - Main Website
Fangamer - Main Website
First Press Games - Main Website
Flyhigh - Main Website
Forever Limited - Main Website
Funbox Media - Main Website
GameFairy - Main Website
iam8bit - Main Website | Best Buy Available Titles
Idea Factory - Main Website
Koei Tecmo EU - Main Website
Limited Run Games - Main Website | Amazon Storefront | Best Buy Available Titles
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
Strictly Limited Games - Main Website | Partners' Available Titles
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
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