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Week of June 6th, 2021 Nintendo Switch Physical Releases & Limited Pre-Orders

Updated: Jun 17

PREMIUM EDITION GAMES MAY 2021 DIRECT!

Did you get a chance to watch our latest Direct that went live on Friday, May 28th? There's so much that was announced and I highly encourage you all to take just 15 minutes and check it out below. You can also read the recap here.

NEW PRE-ORDER! SUPER BLOOD HOCKEY RETRO UPGRADE

Limited Quantities (under 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 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:

THE SWITCH COLLECTOR VOLUME TWO is available to pre-order here.

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!


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


Sunday, June 6th

(NEW PRE-ORDER - 2ND BATCH) Spelunker HD Deluxe from Strictly Limited Games

  • Standard (29.99€) Link - Limited to 2,700 copies

  • Collector's (59.99€) Link - Limited to 1,300 copies

The second is on Sunday at 12 PM ET.

The Collector's Edition includes:

  • Spelunker HD Deluxe game for Nintendo Switch

  • Booklet

  • Figure with Sound

  • Collector’s box with magnetic latch

  • Level Guide

  • Large Reversible Poster

  • Original Soundtrack

  • Flyer

  • Glow-in-the-dark Sticker


Tuesday, June 8th

(NEW PRE-ORDER ) Disc Room ($39.99) from Special Reserve Games

Pre-orders begin at 1 PM ET and will be an open pre-order until June 29th.


This includes:

  • SWITCH CARTRIDGE Includes critical updates, patches, and DLC

  • SEQUENTIALLY NUMBERED GAME PACKAGING

  • REVERSIBLE JACKET ARTWORK

  • SHIPS IN A SPECIAL RESERVE BOX Features a red box window that shows off the jacket art inside Makes a great shelf display and protects your game!

  • INSTRUCTION BOOKLET Inside the shrink-wrapped game packaging

  • DIGITAL SOUNDTRACK Will be delivered via Steam code after preorder ends

(NEW PRE-ORDER ) Hypnospace Outlaw ($34.00) from Fangamer

Each copy also includes a bonus mini-CD and beautiful reversible cover art.

(NEW PRE-ORDER ) The Talos Principle ($39.99) from Special Reserve Games

Pre-orders begin at 1 PM ET and will be an open pre-order until June 29th.


This includes:

  • SWITCH CARTRIDGE Includes critical updates, patches, and DLC

  • SEQUENTIALLY NUMBERED GAME PACKAGING

  • REVERSIBLE JACKET ARTWORK

  • SHIPS IN A SPECIAL RESERVE BOX Makes a great shelf display and protects your game!

  • INSTRUCTION BOOKLET Inside the shrink-wrapped game packaging

  • DIGITAL SOUNDTRACK Will be delivered via Steam code after preorder ends

(NEW RELEASE) Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles

The Regular Edition is a re-release with a new cover. However, the Signature Edition is new.

The Signature Edition includes:

  • Region free copy of Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles on Nintendo Switch.

  • Numbered art print featuring the dev's signatures.

  • Two Exclusive Yonder and Groffle enamel pins.

  • A super-cute enamel cat keychain.

  • Original companion art book detailing the game's development.


Thursday, June 10th

(NEW PRE-ORDER) Falconeer (The) Warrior Edition ($34.99) Distributed through Limited Run Games

This is an open pre-order for a limited time and not part of LRG's numbered run.

(NEW RELEASE) Mi'pu'mi' Collection (~$45.31) from Super Rare Games

This goes up for sale at 1 PM ET and is limited to 4,000 copies. This collection has two unique front covers. The cover you get is random. When buying two copies of this release, we will ship you one of each.


The two games included in this 2-in-1 collection are:

  • The Flowers Collectors

  • The Lion's Song

Included are the following:

  • Fully assembled Nintendo Switch game with cartridge

  • Interior art

  • Full-colour manual

  • 2 x Exclusive Stickers

  • 2 x Sets of 3 card trading card pack

  • Fully reversible cover

(NEW RELEASE) Ninja Gaiden: Master Collection (~$45.31)

Please note that both the JPN and ASIA English release support English.

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

  • ASIA English Version ($39.99) Playasia - Save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA"

Included in the collection are:

  • NINJA GAIDEN Sigma (NINJA GAIDEN Σ)

  • NINJA GAIDEN Sigma 2 (NINJA GAIDEN Σ2)

  • NINJA GAIDEN 3: Razor's Edge

  • Classic Costumes

  • DLC Costumes

JPN Cover

ASIA English (Preliminary Cover)

(NEW PRE-ORDER) Victor Vran: Overkil Edition (Black Label Edition) from Wired Productions

Aside from the region of the game case/cartridge, the packaging is identical. Limited Run Games is distributing this through their site for an open pre-order for a limited time and not part of their numbered run.


Included in this release are the following:

  • The critically acclaimed Victor Vran: Overkill Edition on PlayStation 4 or Nintendo Switch enclosed in a specially designed Black Label sleeve

  • A bespoke high-end Black Label silver box

  • The Wired Razor Sleeve –black with an embossed tattoo motif finish

  • A Wired Razor authenticity card - numbered

  • Iconic razor cut Alu-dibond art print

  • Stunning art prints hand chosen by the team

  • The critically acclaimed CD soundtrack – in the Black Label sleeve

  • Collectable trading cards

  • The Journey – the Wired and Haemimont story in picture


Friday, June 11th

(NEW PRE-ORDER) Doki Doki Literature Club Plus ($29.99) from Serenity Forge

Please note that there will be a PEGI and Asia physical release according to Serenity Forge. At this time, only the ESRB physical release is up for pre-order.

  • Best Buy ($29.99) Link

  • Video Games Plus ($39.99 CAD) Link

This includes:

  • Physical copy of Nintendo Switch/PlayStation 4/PlayStation 5 Game

  • Nintendo Switch Exclusive: Poem notebook inner coversheet

  • 2” Character Standees – Set of 4

  • Full Soundtrack Download Code – Printed on Floppy Shaped Card

  • Vinyl Sticker Sheet – Set of 17 Stickers

  • Doki Doki Literature Club Membership Card

  • Exclusive Special Poem Written by Monika

(NEW RELEASE) Game Builder Garage

  • U.S. Version ($29.99) Amazon

  • JPN Version includes Collector's Box & 84 Cards (~$27.40) Amazon Japan

  • JPN Version includes Collector's Box & 84 Cards w/ Amazon JPN pre-order bonus of cleaning cloth (~$31.78) Amazon Japan

  • JPN Version (unclear if it also includes the Collector's Box & 84 Cards ($32.99) Playasia - Save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA"

JPN Version

Amazon JPN Pre-Order Bonus


Saturday, June 12th

(NEW PRE-ORDER) Arietta of Spirits from Red Art Games

  • Regular (€34.99) Link - No quantity limit

  • Red Edition (€59.99) Link - Limited to 3,000 copies

The Red Edition includes:

  • Collector's Box

  • Game

  • SteelBook (see image below)

SteelBook Image

(NEW PRE-ORDER) Demon Throttle from Special Reserve Games

  • Game Only ($29.99) Link - No quantity limit

  • Reserve Edition ($39.99) Link - No quantity limit

Both editions are an open pre-order until October 13th. Please note that this is a Special Reserve exclusive and WILL NOT be available digitally. Each edition will have an exclusive cover. It will release in 2022.


The Game Only edition includes:

  • SWITCH CARTRIDGE Packaged inside the Switch game case

  • SEQUENTIALLY NUMBERED GAME PACKAGING

  • REVERSIBLE JACKET ARTWORK

  • INSTRUCTION BOOKLET Inside the shrink-wrapped game packaging

  • STICKERS

The Reserve Edition includes:

  • SWITCH CARTRIDGE Packaged inside the Switch game case

  • SHIPS IN A SPECIAL RESERVE BOX Multiple textures and processes Makes a great shelf display and protects your game!

  • SEQUENTIALLY NUMBERED GAME PACKAGING

  • REVERSIBLE JACKET ARTWORK

  • INSTRUCTION BOOKLET Inside the shrink-wrapped game packaging

  • STICKERS

(NEW PRE-ORDER) MindSeize from 1st Press Games

***IMPORTANT NOTE REGARDING KICKSTARTER BACKERS***

If you backed this game on Kickstarter, you should have received an e-mail with a unique code to be used at checkout on 1st Press Games' website. In order to properly redeem this code, add the Regular Edition to your cart and enter the code at checkout to not be charged. Additionally, if you'd like to upgrade to the Collector's Edition, add the CE to your cart and enter the code at checkout to have 39.99€ taken off the cost. Plus, you'll receive the Kickstarter exclusive variant cover.


  • Regular Edition (€39,99) Link - Open pre-order for a limited time

  • Regular Edition w/ JPN Cover (€39,99) Link - Open pre-order for a limited time

  • Collector's Edition (€69,99) Link - Limited to 1,000 copies!


Pre-orders open at 9 AM ET. PREORDER BONUS: Place your order until 18th of July to get the rare bronze collector coin of MindSeize for free along with your game!


The Regular Edition includes:

  • Cover with Interior Art

  • Game Cartridge with full game

  • 60 Page In-Depth Manual in English

  • Quick Instruction Card

  • Cover Slipcase

  • Silver-colored Coin (numbered)

English Regular Edition Packaging

JPN Regular Edition Packaging

Kickstarter Exclusive Edition Packaging

The Collector's Edition includes:

  • Premium Box with Item Tray

  • Gold-Colored Coin (numbered)

  • Double Sided DIN A2 Poster

  • Clear files with exchangeable Japanese cover & manual and more!

  • Cover with Interior Art

  • Game Cartridge with full game

  • 60 Page In-Depth Manual in English

  • Cover Slipcase

  • Quick Instruction Card

Premium CD Soundtrack:

  • Original Game Soundtrack

  • 17 mm Premium Jewel Case

  • Spine Card (OBI-style)

  • 12 Page Booklet in English

Hardback Artbook & Guide:

  • DIN B5 sized

  • high-quality hardback cover

  • More than 80+ pages filled with artwork, concept art, pixel art and including a detailed guide for the game!


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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