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Dear Villagers and Artisan Studios shared the latest trailer today for Astria Ascending. In the new video, we’re able to see “J-Ster”, a strategic trading token mini-game.

Here’s the full trailer:

Thanks to retailer listings, we now have confirmation that Astria Ascending will be sold physically on Switch. It should be out right alongside the digital version in September.

Pre-orders for the physical release are now starting to open. It’s currently up on Amazon here and Amazon Canada here.

Astria Ascending launches for Switch on September 30.

Dear Villagers and Modern Storyteller have set a release date for The Forgotten City, their time traveler murder mystery game. We’ll be seeing it on Switch on July 28.

In case you missed our previous coverage, check out the following overview:

IGN has published a new 9-minute gameplay walkthrough for The Forgotten City, an upcoming time travel murder mystery game for Switch. Voice actor Steven Kelly walks viewers through all of the action.

Here’s the full video:

Dear Villagers and Modern Storyteller are bringing The Forgotten City to Switch, the two companies announced today. The time traveler murder mystery, which is a re-imagining of a popular mod for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, will launch this summer.

Here’s some information about The Forgotten City as well as a trailer:

Following its reveal earlier this week, Dear Villagers and Artisan Studios have officially announced Astria Ascending. The RPG will launch on Switch worldwide in 2021.

Here’s an overview with official details:

The turn-based tactical RPG The Dungeon of Naheulbeuk: The Amulet of Chaos is in development for Switch, Dear Villagers and Artefacts Studio announced today. A release is planned for this summer.

Here’s an overview of The Dungeon of Naheulbeuk: The Amulet of Chaos, along with a trailer:

ScourgeBringer has been updated to version 1.0.4 on Switch. One of the main highlights is that in handheld mode, the game now features 1080p and 60 frames per second.

Below are the full patch notes:

Update (11/5): Play-Asia has now opened pre-orders here.


Original (11/2): The fast-paced free-moving roguelite platformer ScourgeBringer recently launched on the Switch eShop. It’s now getting a physical release courtesy of Eastasiasoft and Play-Asia.

Fans can purchase a standard copy or limited edition. The latter version will only have 2,000 copies and includes the following:

Dear Villagers and Flying Oak have shared the animated launch trailer for ScourgeBringer, a fast-paced free-moving roguelite platformer. Check it out below.

ScourgeBringer is out today for Switch as an eShop download.