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Update: Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World will launch in the west sometime during Q2 2021. We have a new trailer below as well.

Original: Publisher ININ Games and developer Studio Artdink have announced that Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World will be releasing this Spring in Japan. The April 22nd release date will see this remake of Monster World IV in the hands of waiting gamers as either a standard or “Special Pack” —  which includes a collector’s box, two art books (one 80 pages, one 40 pages), and a copy of the game. Digital editions will be available on the eShop the same day.

Here in the west, an “Early 2021” release window is still confirmed. We will update should an actual release date arrive soon.


A Western release date has been confirmed for action adventure collection Turrican Flashback. ININ Games has announced that the title will be releasing on January 29 in Europe and North America.

Turrican Flashback includes Turrican, Turrican 2, Super Turrican, and Mega Turrican. You can find our initial coverage of the title here.

Source: ININ Games PR

ININ Games, Studio Artdink, and Strictly Limited Games are going all out for the physical versions of Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World. Aside from a standard release, three special editions are planned.

Here’s the rundown as to what’s included:

Space Invaders Forever is here on Switch, and we have new footage of the Switch release. Check out the gameplay video below.

ININ Games and Taito have shared a launch trailer for the new Switch release Space Invaders Forever. Take a look at the video below.

Clockwork Aquario, the last arcade game ever developed by Westone Bit Entertainment in 1992, was never finished. However, it’s now finally seeing a proper release. The action-platformer is on track to hit Switch in 2021.

Today, Strictly Limited Games divulged details on its plans for the physical editions. A standard copy is planned, alongside two collector’s editions.

Here’s what’s included:

Taito and ININ Games have set a release date for Space Invaders Extreme. The collection arrives on December 11, both companies confirmed today.

We have the following overview and trailer for Space Invaders Forever:

Taito has shared a new trailer for Darius Cozmic Revelation, which features G-Darius HD, Dariusburst Another Chronicle EX+. We’ve included it below.

Darius Cozmic Revelation will arrive on Switch in Japan on February 25, 2021. The western release is planned for this winter.

A new trailer is in for the visual novel Root Double: Before Crime After Days Xtend Edition. Get a look at the video below.

Root Double: Before Crime After Days Xtend Edition is due out for Switch on November 26.

A few classic Turrican titles are making a comeback on Switch. ININ Games has teamed up with Factor 5, and we’ll be seeing Turrican, Turrican II: The Final Fight, Mega Turrican, and Super Turrican in a single package. The titles will be sold together as Turrican Flashback with reworked controls and presentation.

Here are all of the relevant details: