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Idea Factory today dated its desert-filled RPG Arc of Alchemist for the west. In North America, the game will arrive on January 30, 2020. The European release is happening one day later on January 31, 2002.

At least for now, Arc of Alchemist won’t have a physical version. Idea Factory is only committing to a digital launch currently.

Here’s the opening movie for Arc of Alchemist:

A few months ago, the RPG Arc of Alchemist was announced for Switch. Idea Factory has now confirmed that the game will be coming west, and is releasing in both North America and Europe.

Here’s an overview of Arc of Alchemist, along with a trailer:

Mary Skelter 2 launched in most parts of the world on Switch last week. However, Australia is one region where the game won’t be released.

As it turns out, Mary Skelter 2 won’t be available in Australia as the age rating was not accepted. Publisher Idea Factory confirmed the news on Twitter. Additionally, the official classification page shows that the game’s classification was refused.

Those in Australia interested in buying Mary Skelter 2 for Switch can still do so by setting up a separate Nintendo Account a making a purchase in a different region.

Idea Factory has issued a new gameplay trailer for its upcoming Switch release of Mary Skelter 2. Give it a look below.

Mary Skelter 2 will have a physical release courtesy of Limited Run Games, Idea Factory has announced. Pre-orders open on November 26.

Both the physical and digital versions of Mary Skelter 2 include all original content from the Japanese release. For those who want to buy the game immediately, it will be out on the eShop as of October 22. Pre-purchase will be live on October 15 at a 20 percent discount, leading into launch for another week.

Source: Idea Factory PR

The steampunk interactive fiction game Code: Realize – Guardian of Rebirth will now launch for Switch in North America in February 2020, publisher Aksys Games announced today. It was originally planned for a December 2019 release.

Code: Realize – Guardian of Rebirth will also be getting a collector’s edition. It includes a copy of the game, an acrylic keychain featuring beloved characters from the game, a 60-page art book, and a soundtrack CD. Fans can purchase the collector’s edition for $59.99 or a standard copy for $39.99.

Here’s an overview of Code: Realize – Guardian of Rebirth, along with a new trailer:

Yesterday, Idea Factory hosted a live stream and showcased a bunch of gameplay from Mary Skelter 2 on Switch. Have a look at the full recording below.

PQube has shared a launch trailer for the Switch game Gun Gun Pixies. Have a look at the latest video below.

According to an eShop listing, Moero Crystal Hyper is bringing Moero Crystal Hyper to Switch. A digital release is planned for September 5 in Japan. Pricing is set at 4,000, though it can be pre-loaded for 2,800 yen.

Moero Crystal, a dungeon-crawling RPG, was originally made for the PS Vita back in 2015. It never launched in the west, but given what we saw with Moero Chronicle Hyper, Idea Factory could be making an announcement soon.

Here’s a trailer for the PS Vita version:

Source: Switch eShop

Mary Skelter 2 will be coming in October, Idea Factory announced today. The first-person dungeon RPG will be sold on October 22 in North America and October 23 in Europe.

If you’re interested in Mary Skelter 2, you’ll be able to purchase the game from the eShop. A physical version isn’t planned for the west.

Here’s an overview of Mary Skelter 2, which also includes the first installment of the series, Mary Skelter: Nightmares: