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Week of November 1st, 2020 Nintendo Switch Physical Releases & Limited Preorders

Updated: Nov 4

THE SWITCH COLLECTOR VOLUME TWO is live on Kickstarter and already crushing stretch goals! Make sure to back it here.

THE SWITCH COLLECTOR VOLUME ONE! That's right! You can still purchase Volume One (Year One) right now....right here.

PREMIUM EDITION GAMES! Jeffrey, Barry and I started a Nintendo Switch physical publishing company! Enter: Premium Edition Games! Our first release, Super Blood Hockey, is available to pre-order right now for International Customers (U.S. pre-orders have closed)!


We've also partnered with Video Games Plus to offer super affordable shipping worldwide! Read all about it here.


Super Blood Hockey ($39.95)

Pre-Orders will remain open at Video Games Plus for as long as they have allocation.

Included are the following:

  • Nintendo Switch Physical Case and Game

  • Double-sided Insert

  • Full Color Manual

  • A "Special" Trading Card

  • A Logo Sticker

  • First Prints of the game will have a hand-drawn Full Color Glossy Slipcase by legendary artist Paul E. Niemeyer of Mortal Kombat Fame!

If you haven't yet, make sure to watch our Direct below and then head on over to our site here to pre-order our first game...Super Blood Hockey!

SUNSHINE MANOR KICKSTARTER! We are so honored and excited to be partnering with Fossil Games and HoundPicked for their Sunshine Manor: A Retro Horror Game Kickstarter now live! Yes, there is a physical! Check it out and pledge here. The Kickstarter closes on Friday, November 6th at 3:55 PM ET.

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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Final Fantasy VII & VIII Twin Pack PEGI/EU Pre-Orders

Please note that an Asia English version has already released and can be purchased from Playasia for $50.99 here. Plus, save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA".

  • Square Enix EU Store (€39.99) Link - Does not appear to ship to U.S.

  • Shop4MegaStore ($39.99) Link


Final Fantasy IX Asia English Pre-orders

At this time, there is no official confirmation of a PEGI and/or ESRB physical release. This is releasing on November 27th.

  • Nintendo Soup Store ($49.99) Link - Free Shipping

  • Bazaar-Bazaar Store (£39.99) Link

  • Playasia ($37.99) Link - Save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA"

Pre-Orders You Might Have Missed

Co-Operative Quartet Fighter (~$46) B-Side Games

This is limited to 3,000 copies and includes the following:

  • Nintendo Switch Software "Cooperative Quartet Fighters"

  • Original Exclusive Sleeve Case

  • Original Stickers

  • "Electronic Fleet Nack" Special Soft Box

  • "Electronic Fleet Nack" Special Instruction Manual

  • Original Soundtrack CD

  • In addition, the first 100 people will receive a ★ Uemura Kenya autographed "Cooperation: Theme Song CD"!

KORG Gadget ($49.99) Amazon

R-Type Final 2 Limited Edition ($84.99) NISA Store

A regular edition is available for pre-order at Amazon for $49.99 here.

The Limited Edition includes:

  • R-Type Final 2 for Nintendo Switch™

  • R-Type Final 2 Complete Soundtrack

  • The Artwork of R-Type Final 2 - Deluxe - Hardcover Art Book

  • Metal Earth® R9A Model

  • Collector's Box


New Releases/New Preorders


Tuesday, November 3rd

Agatha Christie: The ABC Murders ($29.99) Amazon

Bakugan: Battle of Vestroia

  • Standard ($49.99) Amazon

  • Deluxe Edition ($59.99) Amazon - Currently $49.94 at Amazon

The Deluxe Edition includes:

  • Switch Game: ​Bakugan: Champions of Vestroia

  • Exclusive Ultima Dragonoid Trading Card

  • Exclusive Ultima Dragonoid Metal gate Card

  • 2 Powerful Bakucores

  • Exclusive Ultima Dragonoid Transforming Bakugan Toy

Hunting Simulator 2 ($39.99) Amazon

(UPDATED) L.O.L. Surprise! Remix: We Rule the World ($39.99)

  • Regular Edition ($39.99) Amazon

  • Regular Edition w/ Target Exclusive poster ($39.99) Target

  • Regular Edition w/ Walmart Exclusive DLC ($39.88) Walmart

Regular Edition

Target Exclusive Poster

Walmart Exclusive DLC

My Universe – School Teacher ($29.99) Amazon

Tennis World Tour 2 ($39.99) Amazon


Thursday, November 5th

(NEW) Gal*Gun Returns: Birthday Suit Edition (~$116.77) Rice Digital

There will be a standard retail version available in stores. The Birthday Suit Edition is exclusive to the Rice Digital Store and limited to 3,000 copies. On their product page, you can select between ESRB and PEGI versions as I believe (don't quote me) that the game will come packaged outside the Collector's Edition.


The Birthday Suit Edition includes:

  • Polyester safety goggles that look suspiciously like a brassiere

  • Soundtrack with 3 CDs

  • 100-page art book – The Sexy Chronicles of Gal*Gun

  • A cover art insert

  • A set of 6 metal pins

  • An anniversary coin

  • A set of 6 art cards

  • A beautiful outer box

  • Limited Edition

  • Available in EU (PEGI) or North American (ESRB) region versions


Thursday, November 5th

Alpaca Ball: Allstars ($32.99) Playasia - Save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA"

This is the Asia English cover edition.

Ancestors Legacy: Day One Edition (£34.99) Amazon U.K.

Day One Edition includes a digital soundtrack and digital art book.

Café Enchante ($49.99) Amazon

Scourge Bringer from eastasiasoft

  • Regular ($29.99) Link - Save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA"

  • Limited ($34.99) Link - Save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA"

The Regular is an open pre-order and the Limited Edition is limited to 2,000 copies. The Limited Edition includes:

  • Collector’s Box

  • Game (region free)

  • Game Manual

  • Original Soundtrack

  • Numbered Certificate

  • Minicase Keychain


Friday, November 6th

(UPDATED) Cthulhu Saves Christmas ($29.99) Limited Run Games

Pre-Orders open at 10 AM ET and will close on Sunday, December 6th at 11:59 PM ET.

Cloudpunk (PEGI/EU Release)

The Regular Edition is getting an ESRB/U.S. physical release on November 10th for $34.99 here.

The Signature Edition version includes

  • Region free copy of Cloudpunk on Nintendo Switch.

  • Original Soundtrack featuring 32 tracks on 2 CDs.

  • Numbered comic art print featuring artwork by Chris Puglise, Freelance Artist at Hasbro, Inc.

  • Exclusive Cloudpunk and Camus enamel pins.

  • Packaged in a sturdy “Sierra” box with outer sleeve featuring artwork by Eddie Mendoza, concept artist at Apple .

Descenders ($39.99) Amazon

Elliot Quest ($29.99) Amazon

Paw Patrol: Mighty Pups Save Adventure Bay ($39.99) Amazon

Pokemon Shield + Expansion Pass ($89.99) Amazon

Pokemon Sword + Expansion Pass ($89.99) Amazon

Stardew Valley

The Collector's Edition includes:

  • Deluxe six-piece wooden standee made from responsibly sourced birch and cherry wood (measures 4.5 x 4 x 4 inches; some assembly required). 

  • Wooden lapel pin made from the same eco-friendly wood as the standee

  • 14-page Junimo comic by Chihiro Sakaida, the artist of the Before the Farmer comic

  • Deed to your farm featuring gold-foil details on paper made from 30% recycled straw (a byproduct of actual farming!)

  • Collector's Edition box made from sturdy, high-quality materials featuring artwork by Kari Fry, the artist behind the Stardew Valley Guidebook

  • Physical copy of the game on your choice of platform with 18-page, full-color illustrated instruction manual and double-sided cover with Joja theme on the inside

  • Soft polyester-nylon blend cleaning cloth designed by Chihiro Sakaida

  • Each physical copy of the game contains version 1.4, with free updates available for download as they're released. 

Tropico 6 ($49.99) 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 to Stay Away From (DO NOT BUY FROM!!!)


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