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Week of October 27th, 2019 Nintendo Switch Physical Releases & Limited Preorders

Updated: Nov 2, 2019

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Sunday, October 27th @ 12:00 PM EDT

Bubble Bobble 4 Friends from Strictly Limited Games

  • Regular (39.99€) Link

  • Collector's (89.99€) Link

This is the second batch. The regular is limited to 3,500 copies and the Collector's is limited to 2,500 copies. This SLG version and cover of Bubble Bobble 4 Friends is exclusive and limited to our website. There is a regular retail release of the game later this year, by a different publisher. Both versions are offered at the same price tag. The Collector's Edition includes:

  • Bubble Bobble 4 Friends Game (Nintendo Switch)

  • Hardcover CE Box with magnetic lock

  • Retro PCB Packaging

  • Original Soundtrack CD with booklet

  • Fully localized hardcover book

  • Arcade Flyer

  • Instruction Card

  • Stickers

Tuesday, October 29th

Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & The Secret Hideout

  • Regular ($59.99) Link - Get $10 eGiftcard when you preorder at Best Buy Here

  • Limited ($99.99) NISA Website (Currently Sold Out)

The Limited Edition includes:

  • Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout for Nintendo Switch™

  • Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & The Secret Hideout Art Book

  • Ryza Mini Acrylic Charm

  • 3 Art Cards

  • Cloth Poster

  • Collector's Box

Close to the Sun - U.K. Edition

This will be getting a U.S. regular (no CE) retail release on 11/5.

There will only be 1,000 copies of the limited edition created. These are being sold exclusively on Wired Production's website. Included are the following:

  • A physical copy of Close to the Sun on PlayStation 4, Xbox One or Nintendo Switch

  • Stunning Art Deco FuturePAK metal game case compatible with your chosen format

  • Deluxe hardback artbook featuring 48 pages of awe-inspiring Close to the Sun game art

  • Exclusive Close to the Sun, Faraday Key-Card metal pin badge

  • 7” vinyl record featuring the Close to the Sun’s mesmerizing titular track by Porcelain Pill

  • Ada’s heartfelt letter to her sister Rose, summoning her aboard the Helios

  • Numbered and stylized certificate of authenticity

  • Premium finish fitted presentation box

  • A bonus digital copy of Close to the Sun for the Epic Games Store so fans can enjoy the game in its original format

Disgaea 4 Complete+

  • Regular ($49.99) Link

  • Limited ($) NISA Website (Currently Sold Out)

The regular edition includes:

  • Game

  • Shiny Motivational Bookmark for Prinnies-in-Training

  • Valvatorez Cam-pain Double-Sided Poster

  • Reversible Cover

The Limited Edition includes:

  • Disgaea 4 Complete+ for Nintendo Switch™

  • Disgaea 4 Complete+ Official Hardcover Art Book

  • Disgaea 4 Complete+ "Unforgotten Melodies Remastered" Official Soundtrack

  • Shiny Motivational Bookmark for Prinnies-in-Training

  • Valvatorez Cam-pain Double-Sided Poster

  • Pringer X Coaster (PVC)

Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and the Lion King

  • Regular ($29.99) Link

  • SNES CE ($49.99) Best Buy Exclusive Link - Will release on 12/10/19

  • Genesis CE ($49.99) Best Buy Exclusive Link - Will release on 12/10/19

The SNES and Genesis CE will contain:

  • Cartridge

  • Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and The Lion King Retro Edition Box

  • Exclusive poster

  • Retro style manual

Forager ($29.99) from Amazon

The physical edition includes an exclusive poster and stickers...ooh!

Freedom Planet ($29.99) Best Buy Exclusive Here

Jumanji: The Game Collector's Edition ($59.99) from Limited Run Games

This is not part of LRG's numbered run. This is a distributed title exclusive to their site.This Collector's Edition comes with:

  • JUMANJI for the Switch

  • Board Game Style Gatefold Box

  • Original Soundtrack

  • 18" X 24" Poster

  • Board Game Figures

Mercenaries Wings: The False Phoenix

Preorders open on 10/29 at 10:00 AM EST. This is part of their distributed line and not part of their numbered run. The regular edition is limited to 5,000 copies.

The limited edition is limited to 500 copies and includes:

  • Collectible Box

  • Alternate Cover

  • Music CD

  • Poster

Momodora: Reverie Under the Moonlight ($29.99) Best Buy Exclusive Here

My Friend Pedro from Special Reserve Games

  • Regular ($29.99) Link Not Yet Live

  • Deluxe ($34.99) Link Not Yet Live

Preorders open up on 10/29 and will be an open preorder system. The regular edition includes:

  • Exclusive Switch cart with the Code Yellow Update included

  • Reversible Jacket Artwork

  • Sequentially Numbered

  • 32 Page Instruction Booklet

  • Stickers

The Deluxe Edition includes:

  • All content listed in the regular edition above

  • Life Size Pedro for Stress Relief

  • 6 Action Packed Lenticular cards

  • Special Reserve Box

Resident Evil Triple Pack ($59.99) from Amazon - Currently $49.99 at Amazon.

This release contains Resident Evil 4 on the cartridge and 5 & 6 as a download code.

Rogue Legacy ($29.99) Best Buy Exclusive Here

Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz HD ($39.99) from Amazon

The physical edition includes stickers.

Transistor ($34.99) Best Buy Exclusive Here

Vampyr ($49.99) from Amazon

Wargroove Deluxe Edition ($39.99) from Amazon

The Deluxe Edition includes:

  • Game

  • Strategy Manual

  • Digital Soundtrack

  • Map

  • Stickers

Thursday, October 31st

Ghost Parade ($39.99) from Amazon

Luigi's Mansion 3

  • U.S. Regular ($59.99) Link - Get $10 rewards when you preorder from Best Buy here.

  • E.U. w/ Steelbook (£49.99) Game U.K. Link

Remothered: Tormented Fathers ($29.99) from Amazon

Friday, October 1st

Hellmut: The Badass from Hell (£24.99) from Amazon UK

This will be getting a U.S. exclusive through GameStop on 11/12.

Race with Ryan

  • Regular ($39.99) Link - Currently $32.84 on Amazon.

  • Walmart Exclusive ($32.84) Link

The Walmart Exclusive comes with a toy car.

Stranger Things 3: The Game from Limited Run Games

Regular ($34.99) Link

Classic Edition ($54.99) Link

The regular edition has a preorder window of 5 weeks. Preorders close on December 6th at 11:59 PM EST. The Classic Edition is limited to 2,500 copies. This includes:

  • Physical Stranger Things 3: The Game for the Nintendo Switch in a standard case with full-color interior art and manual.

  • Original soundtrack on physical CD.

  • Retro NES style cartridge shell that opens up to hold the soundtrack CD.

  • 18" x 24" reversible poster.

  • Retro style outer box to house all contents.

Your Toy ($25.99) Playasia - Save 5% when you use checkout code SWITCHMANIA.

This supports English.

Limited releases still available to preorder / purchase

Limited Run Games

Blazing Chrome (Regular, $29.99) Link - Preorders close 10/25

Wandersong (Regular, $34.99) Link - Preorders close 10/25

Thea: The Awakening ($29.99) from Limited Run Games - Preorders close 11/08

Battle Princess Madelyn Royal Edition ($34.99) from Limited Run Games - Preorders close 11/08

Super Rare Games

RIVE: Ultimate Edition ($32.50) Link

Toki Tori Collection ($32.50) Link

Darkside Detective ($31.05) from Super Rare Games

Strictly Limited Games

Bud Spencer & Terence Hill: Slaps and Beans

  • Oldschool Heroes Edition (59.99€) Link

Door Kickers: Action Squad

  • Regular (29.99€) Link

  • Collector's (49,99€) Link

Special Reserve Games

Downwell ($29.99) from Special Reserve Games

First Press PlayA Hole New World

  • Regular (37.99€) Link

  • Collector's Edition (67.99€) Link

Shadow Bug

  • Regular Edition (37,99€) Link

  • Collector's Edition (69,99€) Link

Castle of Hearts

  • Regular Edition (37,99€) Link

  • Collector's Edition (69,99€) Link

Wired Production

Close to the Sun (Limited Edition, $99.96) Link

Vostok ($33.66) Link

Red Art Games

Old Man's Journey (~$34.00) - Link here

STAY (~$34.00) - Link here

Gekido: Kintaro's Revenge (€29.99) - Link here

NeuroVoider (€29.99) - Link here

Splasher (€29.99) - Red Art Games

War Tech Fighters (€29.99) - Red Art Games

Demetrios + Xenon Valkyrie+ - Red Art Games

Riddled Corpses EX - Red Art Games

Xeodrifter (€29.99) from Red Art Games

Vectronom from Red Art Games

  • Regular (€29.99) Link

  • CE (€79.99) Link

eastasiasoft (use checkout code SWITCHMANIA to save 5%)

Oniken + Odallus Collection (Regular Edition, $29.99) from Playasia - Link here

Death Road to Canada

  • Regular Edition ($29.99) - Link here

  • Collector's Edition ($39.99) - Link here

Panty Party Limited Edition ($49.99) from eastasiasoft - link

Ghost 1.0 + Unepic

  • Regular Edition ($29.99) - Link here

  • Limited Edition ($39.99) - Link here

Dispatch Games

Ninja Jajamaru Collection - Japanese Utage Set LE ($99.99) Link

Penguin Wars Launch Edition ($39.99) Link

Radirgy Swag

The Game Paradise: Crusin Mix Special

  • Regular ($39.99) Link

  • Limited Edition ($99.99) Link


Donut County ($34.99) from iam8bit

Gorogoa ($34.99) from iam8bit

Sayonara: Wild Hearts ($34.99) from iam8bit


Shakedown: Hawaii (Collector's Edition, $44.99) Link

Gigantic Army (Game)Please note that this is an EU cart, but there are three region exclusive covers.

  • U.S. Cover ($34.99) VGNYSoft Link

  • Asia Cover ($34.99) Playasia Link - Use checkout code SWITCHMANIA to save 5%.

  • E.U. Cover (€29.99) Amazon France Link

PM Studios

Will: A Wonderful World Limited Edition ($79.99) from PM Studios

That‘s it for this week. Let us know what you’re getting.



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