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Week of September 27th, 2020 Nintendo Switch Physical Releases & Limited Preorders

Updated: Oct 2

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)

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!

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.


JP'S GIVEAWAY #1: I've teamed up with Funbox Media to give away a physical EU copy of Samurai Shodown NEOGEO Collection. Enter here and ends October 2nd.

PREMIUM EDITION'S GIVEAWAY #1: We are giving away a physical US copy of Super Mario 3D All-Stars and Super Blood Hockey. Enter here and ends October 2nd.

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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New Releases/New Preorders


Sunday, September 27th

Darius Cozmic Revelation from Strictly Limited Games

This collection includes: G-DARIUS HD & DARIUSBURST Another Chronicles EX+

  • Regular (59.99€) Link - Limited to 3,500 copies

  • Collector's (139.99€) Link - Limited to 2,500 copies

Pre-Orders will be in two batches:

  • Saturday, September 26th at 6 PM ET

  • Sunday, September 27th at 12 PM ET

The Collector's Edition includes:

  • Darius Cozmic Revelations Game for Nintendo Switch

  • Collector’s box with magnetic latch

  • Darius PCB Box

  • DARIUSBURST ANOTHER CHRONICLE Live in O-EAST -revolt- Blu-ray with Zuntata bonus feature by Audi Sorlie and John Linneman. Arcade Papercraft Artbook

  • 4 Acrylic Art Cards

  • PVC Standee DARIUS THE OMNIBUS III Arrange CD Game logo pin set

(LAST DAY) Mighty Gunvolt Burst from Limited Run Games

  • Regular ($29.99) Link

  • Collector's ($64.99) Link

Pre-Orders close at 11:59 PM ET.

The Mighty Gunvolt Burst Collector's Edition includes:

  • Switch Limited Run #82: Mighty Gunvolt Burst

  • Full-color interior art and a booklet.

  • All of the game's DLC included on the cartridge!

  • 245 sticker "Pixel Sticker" set recreated from the Pixel Sticker collection in the game itself.

  • Original Soundtrack on physical CD!

  • Nine 3.5" GAL*GUNVOLT BURST Character Acrylic Standees


Tuesday, September 29th

Crossing Souls from Special Reserve Games

  • (12 PM ET) Limited Run Games Variant ($29.99) Link Not Yet Available- Limited to xxxx copies

  • (1 PM ET) Special Reserve Regular ($39.99) Link - Limited to 3,000 copies

  • (1 PM ET) Special Reserve Signature ($225.00) Link - Limited to 250 copies

The Limited Run Games Variant Cover Edition opens for pre-orders at 12 PM ET.

The SRG Reserve of CROSSING SOULS for Nintendo Switch features:

  • SWITCH CARTRIDGE (Includes critical updates, patches, and DLC)

  • SEQUENTIALLY NUMBERED GAME PACKAGING

  • REVERSIBLE JACKET ARTWORK

  • SHIPS IN A SPECIAL RESERVE BOX MINI LASER GUN SCULPT* (Mounted inside the custom box — perfect for shelf display Designed, manufactured, and hand-painted by Antheum Studios in Tennessee)

  • 36 PAGE INSTRUCTION BOOKLET

The SRG Signature Edition of CROSSING SOULS features:

  • FOURATTIC GAME STUDIO AUTOGRAPHED CARD

  • SRG SWITCH VERSION (Instruction Booklet + Sequentially Numbered + Reserve Box)

  • SRG PS4 VERSION (Instruction Booklet + Sequentially Numbered + Reserve Box)

  • LASER GUN* (A life-sized, solid resin 3D sculpture modelled after Matt’s gun from the game. Designed, manufactured, and hand-painted by Antheum Studios in Tennessee Custom Display Box. Only available in this Signature Edition. Hold it in your hand and bust some ghosts!)

  • THREE 5” x 7” SPECIAL RESERVE ART PRINTS (One printed on stunning dual-layered acrylic. Two printed on a durable metal composite. Actual size is 5" x 6.625". Game art for your walls!)

  • BONUS JACKET ARTWORK VARIANTS (Unnumbered). Shipped flat.

The Swords of Ditto from Special Reserve Games

  • (12 PM ET) Limited Run Games Variant ($29.99) Link Not Yet Available- Limited to xxxx copies

  • (1 PM ET) Special Reserve Regular ($39.99) Link - Limited to 3,000 copies

  • (1 PM ET) Special Reserve Signature ($200.00) Link - Limited to 250 copies

The Limited Run Games Variant Cover Edition opens for pre-orders at 12 PM ET.

The SRG Reserve of THE SWORDS OF DITTO: MORMO'S CURSE for Nintendo Switch features:

  • 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!)

  • MINI DIORAMA (Comes with a 2.5” acrylic character. Randomly selected to mimic game’s look and feel! Base 2" x 2" square, also randomly selected. Brilliant thick acrylic bringing the game art to life"

  • 36 PAGE INSTRUCTION BOOKLET

  • STICKERS

The SRG Signature Edition of THE SWORDS OF DITTO: MORMO'S CURSE features:

  • ONE BIT BEYOND GAME STUDIO AUTOGRAPHED CARD

  • SRG SWITCH VERSION (Instruction Booklet + Sequentially Numbered + Reserve Box) SRG PS4 VERSION (Instruction Booklet + Sequentially Numbered + Reserve Box)

  • DITTOPEDIA (Limited First Edition — Only 500 Printed. Signed by Jonathan Biddle of onebitbeyond. 120 Pages in Full Color. Casebound Hardcover. 9” x 6” Landscape Format. Includes all in-game "History Logs" text. Brings the art and lore of Ditto to life!

  • DIORAMA (Comes with three 2-½” acrylic characters. Randomly selected to mimic game’s feel! Base and Background, also randomly selected. Brilliant thick acrylic bringing the game art to life) 

  • TWO 5” x 7” SPECIAL RESERVE ART PRINTS (One printed on stunning dual-layered acrylic. One printed on a durable metal composite. Actual size is 5" x 6.625". Game art for your walls!)

  • STICKERS

  • BONUS JACKET ARTWORK VARIANTS (Unnumbered. Shipped flat)

Umihara Kawase BaZooKa! (EU - £22.85) Base

This will be getting a U.S. physical release on October 30th.

Untitled Goose Game - Just retail release will be out on Tuesday

  • iam8bit "Lovely Edition" ($39.99) Link - Shipping Early October

  • Retail ($34.88) Amazon

The iam8bit "Lovely Edition" includes:

  • Innovative Eco-Friendly Elements - 100% Recyclable Pack-Ins + Biolefin Shrink-Wrap only available at iam8bit.com

  • Exclusive reversible coversheet

  • The Spring/Summer Plaza Catalog, a 24-page mail-order style circular

  • 11x17” Foldout Town Map hand-drawn by Marigold Bartlett

  • “No Goose” Sticker

The Retail Edition includes:

  • The Spring/Summer Plaza Catalog, a 24-page mail-order style circular

  • 11x17” Foldout Town Map hand-drawn by Marigold Bartlett

  • “No Goose” Sticker


Thursday, October 1st

Ys Origin Special Edition (JPN/CERO & Asia Version)

Please note that this game is coming out physically in every region (U.S. had exclusive pre-orders through Limited Run Games, E.U. has standard retail pre-orders as well as Strictly Limited Games exclusive versions, and Asia has it up at Playasia).


Below is just for the Japanese and Asia release, but this does support English.

  • Amazon Japan Standard (~$50) Link

  • Amazon Japan Standard w/ A4 Clear Folder Pre-Order Bonus (~$60) Link

  • Playasia Japan Standard ($65.99) Link - Save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA"

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

According to Playasia, the Japanese release includes:

  • Switch Game: Ys Origin

  • Original Soundtrack x 2

  • Original Artbook

  • Original Poster

Japanese Version

Amazon Japan Pre-Order Folder Bonus

Asia Version


Friday, October 2nd

GEORIFTERS

  • Playasia ($39.99) Link - Save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA"

  • Nintendo Soup Store ($54.99) Link

Hidden Objects Collection (EU - £27.49) Funbox Media - Save 5% with code "SWITCHMANIA"

This will be getting a U.S. physical release on October 6th.

Human: Fall Flat - Anniversary Edition (EU - £27.85) Base

This will be getting a U.S. physical release on October 27th.

Let's Sing: Queen

This is not getting a physical in the U.S.

  • Game w/ 1 Mic (£43.85) Base

  • Game w/ 2 Mic (appears to be a German exclusive) (58.48€) Saturn

Warborn (EU - $39.99 CDN) Video Games Plus

Please note that the U.S. physical release got cancelled from PQube and there will only be an EU physical.


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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