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River City: Rival Showdown

River City Rival Showdown physical

River City: Rival Showdown is confirmed for physical release on Switch, and there’ll even be a special version of the game.

Fans can pick up the title either standalone or with a limited edition – these will both be options for the launch in Asia. The limited edition, exclusive to Play-Asia, includes the game, soundtrack, acrylic standee, minicase keychain, numbered certificate, and windowed collector’s box.

River City Rival Showdown Switch

Original (7/5): Arc System Works is readying a Switch version of River City: Rival Showdown, according to the latest issue of Famitsu.

The game originally released for 3DS on October 27, 2016 in Japan. It then followed in the rest of the world on November 21, 2017.

Natsume has set a final release date for River City: Rival Showdown. We knew it would be out sometime this month, but it’s now confirmed for November 21.

To celebrate today’s news, a launch trailer for River City: Rival Showdown is live. You can watch it below.

River City: Rival Showdown is releasing in North America this November, Natsume announced today. Along with a digital version, the company will be offering a physical copy that includes a limited edition keychain. Pricing is set at $29.99.

We have some additional information about River City: Rival Showdown below.

It wasn’t too long ago that Natsume announced plans to localize River City: Rival Showdown on 3DS. Take a look at some off-screen footage below.

Natsume is planning a limited physical run for River City: Rival Showdown. The news was shared on the publisher’s Twitter account earlier this week, tying in with the game’s appearance at E3.

Natsume wrote:

River City: Rival Showdown launches on 3DS this fall.


Update: Bumped to the top. River City: Rival Showdown is slated for the fall. We’ve also included the full announcement for both new River City games below.

Original: Yesterday, Natsume announced the localization of River City: Knights of Justice. As it turns out, that’s not the only new River City game coming west.

Natsume revealed that the company is handling the western version of Downtown Nekketsu Monogatari SP, where it will be known as River City: Rival Showdown. A release window wasn’t shared, but we do know that it will be playable at E3 2017.

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