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Citizens Unite!: Earth x Space is heading to Switch later this month. It’ll contain two games: Citizens of Earth and Citizens of Space.

Citizens Unite!: Earth x Space is planned for a worldwide release, but in the west, it’ll be digital-only. That’s in contrast to Japan and Asia, which is also getting a physical version. The good news is that English is supported and those that are interested in owning a boxed copy can import. Play-Asia is taking pre-orders here.

Kemco and Eden Industries will be bringing Citizens Unite!: Earth x Space to Switch on January 28, 2021.

A new soundtrack for Fire Emblem: Three Houses was announced a little while back. Play-Asia is now taking pre-orders here.

As a reminder, there will be a regular version for $73. You can also pick up a limited edition for $104, which comes with a music box and four poster cards. Both editions also feature six discs, a bonus DVD, clear case, Sothis and Rhea jacket, and a twenty page booklet.

Here’s the product description from Play-Asia:

Shiren the Wanderer: The Tower of Fortune and the Dice of Fate is getting a new release on Switch to close out 2020. Though there will only be a digital release in North America and Europe, Japan is confirmed to be receiving a physical version.

Play-Asia has now opened pre-orders for imports here. English support is already been confirmed, so you should be able to play the game without any issues regardless of your region. You’ll also get a special illustrated box and a 60-page booklet.

Shiren the Wanderer: The Tower of Fortune and the Dice of Fate launches on December 2 in the west. Japan’s physical version releases on December 3.

Doom Slayer from Doom Eternal is getting a Nendoroid, an we now have a proper look at the figure. Whereas it was previously revealed in prototype form, the final version has been shown, complete with color.

Here’s a bit of additional information about the Doom Slayer Nendroid, along with several photos:

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:

At least thus far, Taiko no Tatsujin: Rhythmic Adventure Pack has only been revealed as a digital release in North America and Europe. But thankfully, a physical version is happening in Asia, and English will be supported.

Play-Asia has opened pre-orders here. Bandai Namco hasn’t provided a release date for the west yet, though it’s already confirmed for November 26 in Asia.

Taiko no Tatsujin: Rhythmic Adventure Pack includes two RPG adventures previously created for 3DS. Over 130 songs are also included.

Update (10/8): Pre-orders are now open on Play-Asia.


Original (10/5): The visual novel If My Heart Had Wings made it to the Switch eShop last year. Now it’s getting a physical release, courtesy of Eastasiasoft.

Play-Asia will open pre-orders for the physical edition of If My Heart Had Wings on October 8. A limited edition, which is limited to 2,000 copies, includes the following:

Play-Asia has opened pre-orders for the Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity Treasure Box. If interested, you can reserve one here. Copies are expected to be very limited.

The Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity Treasure Box comes with the game, acrylic plate, paraglider blanket, and metal charm.

Note that this is an import; it’s only being made in Japan. No collector’s editions have been announced for other regions. The game will work on any Switch system.

Update (8/20): Pre-orders are now open on Play-Asia here.


Original (8/17): Eastasiasoft has announced that Manufacture 34’s shoot ’em up title Pawarumi is getting a physical release. Copies will be sold exclusively through Play-Asia.

In addition to standard copies, Play-Asia will be selling a limited edition. The latter version includes:

Update: Pre-orders are now open exclusively through Play-Asia here.


Murder by Numbers is getting a physical release, Play-Asia has announced in partnership with developer Mediatonic and publisher The Irregular Corporation.

Fans will be able to purchase a standard copy or a limited edition. The latter version includes: