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Week of June 20th, 2021 Nintendo Switch Physical Releases & Limited Pre-Orders

Updated: Jun 25

PREMIUM EDITION GAMES SHIPPING UPDATES & NEW PRE-ORDERS!

Have you been following Premium Edition Games on social media? It's been a BIG week for us! Quick recap:

  • Super Blood Hockey Retro Upgrade Bundle is NOW SHIPPING!

  • Pigeon Dev Games Collection Retro Edition is NOW SHIPPING!

  • Demon's Tier+ (Premium & Retro) & A Robot Named Fight! (Premium, Retro and Deluxe) are UP FOR PRE-ORDER!!


SUPER BLOOD HOCKEY RETRO UPGRADE - NOW SHIPPING!

Limited Quantities (~470 / 1,000 available)! Pre-Order 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.


As of right now through our website directly, we have approximately:

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

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

Series Two Pre-Orders Live Now!

A Robot Named Fight!


Premium Edition Games' Editions

  • Premium ($39.95) Link - Open Pre-Order for a Limited Time!

  • Retro ($59.95) Link - Limited to 500 copies on the website!

  • Deluxe ($99.95) Link - Limited to 500 copies on the website!

Retro Fighters' Editions

  • Premium ($39.95) - Retro Fighters (1,000 copies) & CastleMania Games (1,000 copies)

  • Retro ($59.95) - Retro Fighters (250 copies) & CastleMania Games (250 copies)

Pre-orders open at 5:00 PM ET at Premium Edition Games' website and close on Thursday, July 15th at 11:59 PM ET. The Retro Fighters' pre-orders open at 6:00 PM ET on theirs and CastleMania Games' website and close on Thursday, July 15th at 11:59 PM ET.


The Premium Edition Games' Premium Edition includes:

  • Nintendo Switch Physical Case and Game

  • Double-sided Insert

  • Full Color Manual

  • A Numbered Challenge Card where you can earn a limited Challenge Patch!

  • Preorder Window Exclusives will have a hand-drawn Full Color Glossy Slipcase by legendary artist Paul E. Niemeyer of Mortal Kombat Fame!

  • and a Bonus Premium Item!

The Premium Edition Games' Retro Edition includes:

  • All items included in the Premium Edition

  • SteelBook with spine text and beautiful artwork

  • SNES-Style Retro Box that fits the game case and Steelbook

  • A Numbered Challenge Card where you can earn a limited Challenge Patch!

The Premium Edition Games' Deluxe Edition includes:

  • All items included in the Retro and Premium Editions

  • CD Soundtrack of the game

  • Amazing Bonus Item that the Discord community will vote on!

  • Custom Sized Premium Box that everything goes in (feels like leather!)

  • A Premium Strategy Guide! (Full Color Hardcover book that is Sized the same as the Premium Box)

  • All inside a thick cardboard Premium Slipcase with custom art!

The Retro Fighters' Premium Edition includes:

  • Nintendo Switch Physical Case and Game

  • Double-sided Insert

  • Full Color Manual

  • A Numbered Challenge Card where you can earn a limited Challenge Patch!

  • ***Retro Fighters' Exclusives*** will have an exclusive slipcover design!

The Retro Fighters' Retro Edition includes:

  • All items included in the Retro Fighters' Premium Edition

  • SteelBook with spine text and beautiful artwork

  • ***Retro Fighters' Exclusive*** Retro Box that fits the game case and Steelbook

  • A Numbered Challenge Card where you can earn a limited Challenge Patch!

Demon's Tier+

  • Premium ($39.95) Link - Open Pre-Order for a Limited Time

  • Retro ($59.95) Link - Limited to 500 copies on the website!

Pre-orders open at 5:00 PM ET at Premium Edition Games' website and close on Thursday, July 15th at 11:59 PM ET.


The Premium Edition includes:

  • Nintendo Switch Physical Case and Game

  • Double-sided Insert

  • Full Color Manual

  • A Numbered Challenge Card where you can earn a limited Challenge Patch!

  • Preorder Window Exclusives will have a hand-drawn Full Color Glossy Slipcase by legendary artist Paul E. Niemeyer of Mortal Kombat Fame!

  • and a Bonus Premium Item!

The Retro Edition includes:

  • Everything listed in the Premium Edition above

  • SNES-Style Retro Box that fits the game case and all items

  • CD Soundtrack of the game

  • Oversized Character Stat Cards

  • A Numbered Challenge Card where you can earn a limited Challenge Patch!


SUNSHINE MANOR BACKERKIT PRE-ORDERS CLOSE ON JULY 15TH! We are so honored and excited to be partnering with Fossil Games and HoundPicked for their Sunshine Manor: A Retro Horror Game. The Kickstarter has closed and the Backerkit is now open. So you can still secure your pre-orders here.


Kickstarter Exclusive Premium Edition

Kickstarter Exclusive Sunshine Edition


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


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New Releases/New Preorders


Sunday, June 20th

(LAST DAY PRE-ORDER) Cursed Castilla EX Collector's Edition ($59.99) Distributed through Limited Run Games

Pre-orders close at 11:59 PM EST. Please note that this is the only version available for this game; there is no standard. Also, this is a Distributed Title which means that it is not part of Limited Run Games' numbered run.


The Collector's Edition includes:

  • Cursed Castilla physical game for the Nintendo Switch

  • Reversible cover

  • Full-color game manual

  • Complete original soundtrack

  • Arcade cut-out with 3D screen

  • Revised "Making Of" book

  • Keychain

  • Sticker


Monday, June 21st

(NEW RELEASE) Color Your World ($19.99) Shop4MegaStore

This is a fauxical release (digital code in case; no cartridge).

(NEW RELEASE) Jigsaw Fun: Piece it Together ($20.99) Shop4MegaStore

This is a fauxical release (digital code in case; no cartridge).


Tuesday, June 22nd

(NEW RELEASE) Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games ($39.99) Amazon


Thursday, June 24th

(NEW RELEASE) Castaway Paradise ($31.99) Shop4MegaStore

(NEW RELEASE) Crazy Chicken Kart 2 ($31.99) Shop4MegaStore

(NEW RELEASE) Dungeon of Naheulbeuk: The Amulet of Chaos - Chicken Edition ($43.99) Shop4MegaStore

This is the PEGI physical release. The ESRB physical release comes out on June 29th and you can pre-order at Amazon here.

(NEW RELEASE) Legend of Mana Remastered

The Japan and ASIA English physical release both support English.


Asia Cover

The Japan Square Enix Store Exclusive Edition includes:

  • Collector's Box

  • Game

  • Stuffed Cactus Plush

  • Art Book

  • Soundtrack

(NEW RELEASE) SuperMash

  • JPN Standard (~$36) Amazon Japan

  • JPN Special (~$72) Amazon Japan

  • JPN Standard ($44.99) Playasia - Save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA"

  • JPN Special ($91.99) Playasia - Save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA"

  • Asia English Standard (Sold Out) Playasia - Save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA"

  • Asia English Special ($88.99) Playasia - Save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA"

Both the JPN and Asia versions support English.


Japan Cover

Asia Cover

The Special Edition includes:

  • Switch Game: SuperMash

  • Keychain

  • Notepad

  • Original Soundtrack CD

  • Digital Artbook


Friday, June 25th

(NEW RELEASE) Alex Kidd in Miracle World DX

The links above are for the PEGI physical release. The Signature Edition version is exclusive to PEGI. The ESRB standard physical release comes out on June 29th and you can pre-order at Amazon here.


The Standard Edition includes:

  • Manual

  • Key Ring

The Signature Edition includes:

  • Region free copy of Alex Kidd in Miracle World DX (including manual and keyring) on Nintendo Switch.

  • A numbered certificate featuring the dev's signatures.

  • Three exclusive enamel Alex Kidd pins featuring our hero.

  • A Jankenpon (rock/paper/scissors) card game featuring characters from Miracle World.

  • Original companion art book detailing the art behind Alex Kidd in Miracle World DX.

  • Alex Kidd's medallion and a felt money bag.

  • The original Alex Kidd in Miracle World DX soundtrack on CD.

  • Collector's box featuring alternative artwork.

(NEW RELEASE) Blue Fire ($29.99) Amazon

(NEW RELEASE) Crawlco Block Knockers ($29.99) Funbox Media - Save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA"

This is the PEGI physical release. There is no ESRB physical release planned.

(NEW RELEASE) Mario Golf: Super Rush ($59.99) Amazon

(NEW PRE-ORDER) The TakeOver from Limited Run Games

  • Standard ($34.99) Link

  • Collector's ($54.99) Link

Pre-orders open at 10 AM EST and will be an open pre-order for both version until Sunday, July 25th at 11:59 PM EST.

The Collector's Edition includes:

  • CE Box with Full Wrap-Around Art

  • Game

  • Original Soundtrack

  • Reversible 18" x 24" Poster


(NEW RELEASE) Tony Hawk Pro Skater 1 + 2 ($39.99) Amazon


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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