Week of October 18th, 2020 Nintendo Switch Physical Releases & Limited Preorders
Updated: Oct 18, 2020
BIG & BIGGER NEWS! 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)
(Closed) U.S. Customers: Premium Edition Games
(Open) Canada/International Customers: Video Games Plus
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
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! Save 5% at Playasia and Funbox when you use checkout code SWITCHMANIA.
PREMIUM EDITION'S GIVEAWAY #1: I've partnered with Pix'n Love Games to give away a physical copy of Samurai Shodown NEOGEO Collection. Open to all regions, ends on October 19th and you can enter here.
THE SWITCH COLLECTOR VOLUME ONE! That's right! You can purchase Volume One (Year One) right now....right here.
THE SWITCH COLLECTOR VOLUME TWO! That's right! It's coming soon!
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 $50.99 here. Plus, save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA".
Square Enix EU Store (€39.99) Link - Does not appear to ship to U.S.
Shop4MegaStore ($TBD) Link - Pre-Orders not yet live
Final Fantasy IX Asia English Pre-orders
At this time, there is no official confirmation of a PEGI and/or ESRB physical release.
Nintendo Soup Store ($49.99) Link - Free Shipping
Bazaar-Bazaar Store (£39.99) Link - Save 5% with code "switchmania"
Playasia ($37.99) Link - Save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA"
New Releases/New Preorders
Monday, October 19th
Golden Force from VGNYSoft
Please note that this is for the ESRB/US physical release. The PEGI/EU physical release is also open for pre-order with various editions at Pixelheart here.
For U.S. Customers:
Regular ($39.99) Link - Limited to 2,000 copies
Limited ($) Link
For International Customers, please go to Video Games Plus here.
Pre-Orders open at 10 AM ET.
The Limited Edition includes:
1 x FuturePak
1 x Magnet Coin FuturePak
Limited Edition Slip Cover
Standard Sealed Game
Individually Numbered Production 0001-2000
Both editions will also include:
Tuesday, October 20th
1971: Project Helios ($39.99) GameStop Exclusive for U.S. Edition
AVICII Invector: Encore Edition ($29.99) GameStop, Best Buy & Limited Run Games
Wednesday, October 21st
Construction Simulator 2 + 3 (EU Only, $34.99) Shop4MegaStore
Thursday, October 22nd
Asterix & Obelix XXL Romastered (EU Only, £34.99) Amazon U.K.
Neversong & Pinstripe Double Pack (JPN)
This release includes:
B4 posters x 3
Coasters assortment x 3
Neversong's soundtrack digital download
Piano music sheet
Friday, October 23rd
Cadence of Hyrule: Crypt of the Necrodancer Featuring The Legend of Zelda ($39.99) Amazon
Goosebumps: Dead of Night ($39.99) GameStop
Monstrum ($29.99) Amazon
(Pre-Order) Mummy Demastered from Limited Run Games
Regular ($34.99) Link Not Yet Available
Classic ($54.99) Link Not Yet Available
Both editions will have a 4 week open pre-order window that begins at 10 AM ET.
The Classic Edition includes:
Classic SNES Box
Commemorative Non-Functioning SNES Cartridge
Supermarket Shriek ($29.99) Amazon
Transformers: Battlegrounds ($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)
1Print Games - Main Website
Arc System Works - Main Website
B-SIDE Games - Main Website
Dispatch Games - Main Website
eastasiasoft - Main Website - Save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA"
Fangamer - Main Website
First Press Games - Main Website
Funbox Media - Main Website - Save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA"
GameFairy - Main Website
iam8bit - Main Website | Best Buy Available Titles
Idea Factory - Main Website
Koei Tecmo EU - Main Website
Limited Run Games - Main Website | Best Buy Available Titles
NGDEV - Main Website
Nicalis - Main Website
NISA - Main Website
Numskull Games - Main Website
Omake Games - Main Website
Physicality 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 - 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
Thunderful Games - Main Website
Ultra Collectors - Main Website
VBlank - Main Website
VGNYSoft - Main Website
Wired Production - Main Website
Companies to Stay Away From (DO NOT BUY FROM!!!)
Warned Collectors - Main Website
That's it for this week! What are you getting? Comment on Twitter and tag @JPSWITCHMANIA!
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