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A new wave of gameplay is here for the Switch version of GRIME Definitive Edition. Akupara Games published it this past week following the original announcement in 2021.

As a reminder, here’s what to expect from the title:

GRIME: Definitive Edition launch trailer

GRIME is celebrating its Definitive Edition launch on Switch with a new trailer. After it was confirmed for the system at the very end of 2021, it landed on the eShop today.

Fans can check out more information in the following overview:

GRIME release date

The wait for GRIME on Switch is almost over, as Akupara Games and Clover Bite announced a final release date today. It’s slated for January 25, 2024.

On the same day, players will be able to gain access to the final DLC dubbed Parting Shade. Akupara teases: “Players will conjure all of their might as they face their biggest challenges yet with a new explorable area in GRIME, forcing even the most veteran of metroidvania players to lock-in and fight toe-to-toe with adversity, wrapping up the long hard fought trilogy that is GRIME Definitive Edition.”

The Darkside Detective A Fumble in the Dark physical

Today, Super Rare Games announced that it will be in charge of a physical version for The Darkside Detective: A Fumble in the Dark on Switch.

3,000 copies will be produced in total. Each unit contains the game on a physical cartridge, a full-color manual, an exclusive sticker, and trading card pack.

Akupara Collection physical

Relic Hunters Zero: Remix, Whispering Willows, and Kardboard Kings are all going physical on Switch as part of a combined release. Super Rare Games today announced the Akupara Collection with these three titles.

The Akupara Collection physical release comes with the three games on one physical cartridge, a full-color manual, an exclusive sticker, and trading cards. 3,000 units will be made in total.

Astrea: Six-Sided Oracles

Publisher Akupara Games and developer Little Leo Games had previously announced Astrea: Six-Sided Oracles, but a Switch version has now been secured. The title is currently planned to launch in 2023.

Astrea: Six-Sided Oracles is a deck-building roguelike that features dice in place of cards and has a “Purification vs Corruption”. More information can be found in the following overview:

Thanks to Akupara Games and Videocult, we have a release date for the Switch version of Rain World: Downpour. It will be available on July 11, 2023.

You may remember Rain World: Downpour as we reported on it exactly one year ago. The DLC expansion includes five new characters with new abilities and more.

Zoeti trailer

Following the release of Zoeti on Switch, we have a launch trailer for Zoeti. Akupara Games and Dusklight are showing off their turn-based roguelike.

You can find more information about it in the following overview:


A new game has been confirmed for launch on Switch this week, with publisher Akupara Games and developer Dusklight gearing up for Zoeti. This one is due out on April 20, 2023.

Zoeti, a turn-based roguelite that features a deck of playing cards used to create card combos and activate skills in battle, has players bolstering their arsenal of skills, acquiring upgrades, and more. Continue on below for some additional information.

Kardboard Kings trailer

Akupara Games and Henry’s House have prepared a launch trailer for Kardboard Kings. Last week, the store management sim saw its Switch debut.

Below is an official overview containing more details:

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