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Jitsu Squad release date

Original (11/23): Jitsu Squad now has a release date. According to a listing on the eShop, it will be available on December 9, 2022.

Jitsu Squad was previously confirmed for Switch in February 2021. The title was most recently given a Q4 2022 launch window.

Earlier this year, ININ Games announced that Hidden Through Time, which originally released on Switch eShop back in March 2020 and has since been expanded upon with multiple DLC, would be getting a physical release on Switch as Hidden Through Time: Definitive Edition, and would include all of its DLC. For European countries this is now available to purchase from their website, and the publisher have shared a launch trailer to commemorate the occasion.

Catch up on the game and its DLC with the overview below, courtesy of ININ Games:

Puzzle Bobble Everybubble window

Publisher ININ Games and developer Taito have narrowed down the release window for Puzzle Bobble Everybubble. The title is now confirmed for Spring 2023. Previously, a general 2023 launch window was announced.

Here’s the latest on Puzzle Bobble Everybubble, courtesy of ININ Games:


Original: (8/31): As revealed by Konami’s TGS 2022 website, Osman – which originally appeared in 1996 – is seeing new life on Switch. ININ Games is planning an updated version for the console where it will launch in 2023.

Osman – known as Cannon-Dancer in Japan – is a side-scrolling action platformer made by Mitchell Corporation and was worked on by former members of Capcom. After debuting in arcades, that’s where the game has stayed since.

Puzzle Bobble Everybubble

Taito has unveiled Puzzle Bobble Everybubble, the latest entry in the tile-matching puzzle series. A worldwide launch is set for 2023 exclusively on Switch with ININ Games handling publishing responsibilities in the west.

Puzzle Bobble Everybubble will be the first game to feature a story mode playable with up to four players. Further information can be found below.

Ninja JaJaMaru: The Great Yokai Battle - Deluxe Edition physical

Today, ININ Games revealed that it will be bringing a trio of Ninja JaJaMaru collections to Switch in the west. Everything is dropping in 2023.

Ninja JaJaMaru: The Great Yokai Battle – Deluxe Edition, Ninja JaJaMaru: The Lost RPGs, and JaJaMaru: Legendary Ninja Collection are all planned to launch in English. The Great Yokai Battle will have a physical release, but the other two will be digital-only.

Slaps and Beans 2

ININ Games, Buddy Productions, and Trinity Team have announced that they’re bringing Slaps and Beans 2 to Switch. The sequel to the pixel-art brawler starring Bud Spencer and Terence Hill will launch in Spring 2023.

Here’s an overview of the game:

Jitsu Squad release window trailer

Last February, Jitsu Squad was secured for Switch following a successful Kickstarter campaign. It’s now been revealed that ININ Games has gotten involved and will be publishing the title in Q4 2022.

For more on Jitsu Squad, read the following overview:

Ray'z Arcade Chronology and RayStorm x RayCrisis HD Collection

Today, ININ Games revealed that it’ll be releasing Ray’z Arcade Chronology and RayStorm x RayCrisis HD Collection for Switch in the west. As of now there’s no word on release timing.

Ray’z Arcade Chronology was announced for Switch in Japan earlier this month. RayForce, RayStorm, RayCrisis, RayStorm NEO-HD, and RayCrisis HD will all be included.

80 Days and Overboard physical

ININ Games has announced that it’s working with Inkle to produce a physical release for 80 Days and Overboard on Switch. Both will be sold together in a single package.

ININ Games has announced plans for a limited edition (€29,99, limited to 2.000 copies) and a special limited edition containing exclusive collectibles (€49,99, limited to 999 copies). Pre-orders are up now on Strictly Limited Games’ store here.

Below are overviews for both titles:

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