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Fight Crab may have a release date on Switch. Based on retailer listings from the likes of Play-Asia, the title could be launching on August 20.

Play-Asia also reveals that a physical version will be offered in Asia. English will be supported, meaning you can import the game and play it in any region as you would normally. Pre-orders are open here, and you’ll get an A4 clear file Fight Crab as a bonus.

Fight Crab was last said to be targeting a Summer 2020 release. When we receive an official launch announcement, we’ll let you know.

The RPG and roguelike game One Way Heroics Plus is heading to Switch, publisher Playism and developer Smoking Wolf have announced. It will launch as an eShop download on June 18.

Here’s an overview of One Way Heroics Plus, along with a trailer:

The voxel action game Hakoniwa Explorer Plus is in development for Switch, publisher Playism and developer Suxamethonium have announced. A release is set for June 18 via the eShop.

We have the following overview and trailer for Hakoniwa Explorer Plus:

During today’s Indie Live Expo 2020 presentation, it was announced that Chinese Parents is coming to Switch. The simulation title, described as “a casual yet realistic life sim with a Chinese authenticity”, will be released on Nintendo’s console.

Here’s an overview of Chinese Parents, along with a trailer:

The adventure game Noel The Mortal Fate is on the way to Switch, Playism announced today. A release window has not yet been shared.

Here’s an overview of Noel The Mortal Fate, along with a trailer:

Playism and Atelier Mimina have shared a new trailer for Giraffe and Annika, an upcoming adventure and rhythm action game for Switch. We have it below.

Orangeblood, a JRPG inspired by 90s hip-hop, has a slightly more specific release window on Switch. Publisher Playism and developer Grayfox Software have today confirmed a Q2 2020 launch window on Nintendo’s console.

Here’s the latest information on Orangeblood:

Playism has announced the delay of the release of Grayfax Software-developed RPG Orangeblood from what was slated to be a November release window to early 2020. The reason given was “in order to polish the game to the highest quality,” the publisher announced.

The game, set in an alternate timeline at the end of the 20th century, shows off a subtropical island where players can explore the faded, rusty world filled with hanging out in bars and gun fights with cute girls. The guns themselves are randomly generated and pack quite the punch.

This interesting title is in the works for PC (Steam,) Switch, PS4 and Xbox One.

The 2D adventure game Strange Telephone is coming to Switch next week, according to an eShop listing. Publisher Playism and developer HZ3 Software are releasing the game on November 7.

Here’s an overview of Strange Telephone, along with a trailer:

 It has been confirmed tonight at the Playism Tokyo Event that OMOCAT’s Omori will be coming to the Switch in Japan.

The game is due out in Japan in Spring 2020, and is inspired by both Earthbound as well as Yume Nikki. It had seen a previous release on 3DS back in 2014 after a successful Kickstarter campaign. An English release has also been confirmed for later in the year. 

We will have more information when it is made available. A description of the game’s a original launch, as well as a trailer, can be viewed below.