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Snow Battle Princess Sayuki physical

Strictly Limited Games is working on a physical release for Snow Battle Princess Sayuki on Switch, the company announced today.

A limited edition (which is essentially a standard version) will be sold alongside a “Special Limited Edition”. 2,500 copies and 1,500 copies will be produced respectively.

Vesper: Zero Light Edition physical

Strictly Limited Games has revealed plans for a physical release of Vesper: Zero Light Edition on Switch.

Two versions are in the works. There’ll be a standard edition as usual, along with a “Special Limited Edition”. With the latter, fans will receive the game on a cartridge with an exclusive and limited cover sheet, special box, manual, companion book titled “The Age of Zero Light” that shows background art and details the backstory of Zero Light through every log found in the game, original soundtrack, five magnetic buttons, a double-sided poster featuring main visuals of the game, and a fluorescent character window sticker featuring art of the main character Seven in front of a backdrop of the game’s artwork.

The Journey Down Trilogy physical

The Journey Down Trilogy arrived on Switch a number of years ago, but the game never saw a physical release. That’s about to change as Strictly Limited Games is teaming up with BlitWorks and Skygoblin on a couple of boxed versions.

Fans can choose between a limited edition and special limited edition. The limited edition, which will have 2,000 copies made on Switch, includes the game and a colorful game manual. There’ll be 999 copies of the special limited edition and it contains a copy of the game, special box, manual, wooden pearl necklace featuring Bwana’s mask, art and riddle booklet, The Great Asili Tree Map, 3-disc soundtrack, and fish-curry recipe card.

Heaven's Vault physical

Following a previous Switch eShop debut, Strictly Limited Games has announced a physical release of Heaven’s Vault. Along with a standard edition (or technically limited edition), a Special Limited Edition is planned.

The regular version simply comes with the game and a manual. With the Special Limited Edition, fans will be provided with a special box, the same manual, original soundtrack with previously unreleased bonus tracks, ten puzzle cards, timeline of the Nebula, notebook, bookmark, and four transparent stickers. They’ll be limited to 1,900 units and 900 units respectively.

Breakers Collection physical

Strictly Limited Games has announced an exclusive, limited physical release for Breakers Collection.

The game will be sold standalone, but a collector’s edition is also planned. They’ll be limited to 4,000 copies and 3,000 copies respectively.

The collector’s edition includes:

  • Collector’s edition box 

  • Colourful Game Manual  

  • Tia Langray Headband with Breakers Collection logo 

  • Two sweat wristbands with Breakers Collection logo  

  • Soundtrack with songs from both Breakers and Breakers Revenge 

  • Acrylic diorama featuring Tia Langray and Sho Kamui  

  • Arcade flyer for Crystal Legacy (original Breakers prototype), A5 size 

  • Double-sided poster with main visuals, A2 size 

  • Breakers collection die cut logo sticker 

  • 10 Character Cards, A7 size

  • Lenticular card

Here’s some information about Breakers Collection:

Over 20 years after the original release, Breakers finally breaks out of obscurity. We are proud to present to you the upcoming physical versions of both Breakers and Breakers Revenge in one refined collection, courtesy of the magnificent remastering efforts by QUByte. Easy to learn but challenging to master – this is a fighting game gem for retro fans and newcomers of all ages. This also marks Strictly Limited Games’ first release of a 2D fighting game, and we could not be prouder that it is a title with such a storied history that aligns so well with our values and deserves a permanent, physical legacy!

Key Features

  • A hidden gem from the golden age of arcade fighting games, remastered for modern consoles 

  • Makes full use of the Neo Geo’s power to deliver beautiful pixel graphics 

  • Sophisticated gameplay with fast and sharp controls that rewards tactics over button mashing 

  • Up 10 characters to choose from, each with their unique fighting style (8 in Breakers and 10 in Revenge)

  • Compete for life or death in the legendary FIST tournament in Arcade Mode 

  • Duke it out with your friends to assert dominance on your couch in classic Versus Mode  

  • Brand-new Training Mode, being a highly requested feature after the beta (Revenge only)  

  • Impeccable online multiplayer featuring rollback net code with casual and ranked modes, tested by the community during open beta (Revenge only) 

  • Global online ranking boards (Revenge only) 

  • Art Gallery Mode

Pre-orders for the physical versions of Breakers Collection open on Sunday, May 22nd, at 12 AM CET. Strictly Limited Games will be taking reservations here

Aaero Complete Edition physical

Three years after it originally came to Switch, Aaero: Complete Edition is now getting a physical release. Strictly Limited Games is handling distribution.

Like other releases from Strictly Limited Games, Aaero will have a Limited Edition (2,200 copies) and a Special Limited Edition (1,800 copies). The latter version comes with the game, special box, manual, spaceship acrylic standee, EDM-festival-style wristband, EDM-festival-style ticket (replica, individually numbered), EDM-concert-style poster (DIN A3), Aaero logo fabric patch, and bottle opener. Pricing is set at €29.99 and €49.99 respectively.

Super Life of Pixel physical

Super Life of Pixel, a 2D puzzle-platformer from Super Icon, is now getting the physical treatment.

Strictly Limited Games is behind the boxed versions, and will offer both a limited edition (2,000 copies) and special limited edition (800 copies). Pricing is set at €29.99 and €49.99 respectively.

Deathsmiles I & II physical

Strictly Limited Games, in partnership with City Connection, has announced that Deathsmiles I & II is coming west on Switch and physical versions are in the works. These shoot ’em up titles will be offered in boxed format with a Limited Edition and Collector’s Edition.

The Limited Edition has a copy of the game and a manual comes with a manual for €49.99. 2,800 copies will be made on Switch in total.

Panorama Cotton

Panorama Cotton will be released digitally for Switch on October 29, publisher ININ Games confirmed today. This will be the first time the title is appearing outside of Japan.

Panorama Cotton originally landed on the SEGA Mega Drive in 1994. It’s a pseudo-3D rail shooter with a new twist to the series. The game begins with a burnt willow appearing in the Queen’s garden that causes the behavior of her highness to get stranger and stranger, so Cotton and Silk go on a journey to find the evil willow burner and bring an end to the disaster.

Strictly Limited Games is planning physical versions of Panorama Cotton, with pre-orders set to begin on October 24. A limited edition, priced at €29.99, comes with the game and a manual. As for the €64.99 collector’s edition, you’ll get the following:

Clockwork Aquario

ININ Games and Strictly Limited Games have provided a release window update on Clockwork Aquario, a previously lost arcade game from Wonder Boy creator Ryuichi Nishizawa. The companies today confirmed plans to release the title on Switch this winter. It last had a vague 2021 launch window.

For those that missed our previous coverage, check out the following overview and trailer:


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