Fishing Spirits Sells 500k, Plus More News
In Switch news: Tsuri Spirits Nintendo Switch Version has sold 500k, Fitness Boxing has sold 900k, plus several new game announcements…
Arcade Archives Gradius
Gradius is a side-shooting shoot ’em up that originally released in 1985 and is the first game in a masterpiece series from Konami that had a major impact on later shooters. Players control the Super Dimension fighter ‘Vic Viper’ and fight ‘Bacterian’ with the aid of devastating power-ups. Arcade Archives Gradius releases on July 9, priced at ¥838. Check out the trailer here.
Grisaia Phantom Trigger 04
The latest instalment in the Grisaia Phantom Trigger visual novel series, and which sees an elementary student, Taiga, apply to join Class A, the combat unit. Her transfer is approved, but there’s a catch: Chris must supervise her and a terrorist attack breaks out. Grisaia Phantom Trigger 04 releases later this Summer, priced at ¥1,500. The third game in the series releases on July 22.
Home Run High
Home Run High is the 28th Kairosoft title for Nintendo Switch and is a high school baseball team management simulation game which sees you train your players while making sure that their school work doesn’t suffer in the process. Home Run High releases worldwide on July 16, with preloads live from July 9, priced at ¥1,500. Check out the trailer here.
Waifu Uncovered is an arcade shoot ’em up with a naughty concept, which is centred around eight beautiful females. In order to save these girls from a deadly threat, players must blast away clothing while defeating enemy types that match the theme of each stage! Waifu Uncovered releases worldwide on July 16, with preloads live from July 9, priced at ¥699. Check out the trailer here.
MX vs ATV All Out
THQ Nordic Japan are bringing the off-road racing game MX vs ATV All Out to Nintendo Switch. The game sees players choose between bikes, ATVs, or UTVs, and refine their rider style at a private compound and blast across massive open worlds to compete head to head in various game modes such as Freestyle and Multiplayer! MX vs ATV All Out releases in Japan on September 1.
Xeno Crisis is a 16-bit run and gun arena shooter game in which one or two players take control of battle-hardened marines embarking on a deadly mission to confront an alien menace and get home alive! Xeno Crisis is available now in the west with eastasiasoft releasing the game digitally in Japan this September.
After being pulled from the Japanese Switch eShop just hours after launch (see this post for details) Bandai Namco Entertainment’s Namcot Collection has returned (at this link), allowing players to correctly download their purchased games, including the pictured above Splatterhouse Wanpaku Graffiti. Players who were delivered the wrong games also get to keep them!
Check out our Schedule page for all the above announcements plus the recently announced Monster Farm 2 (see this post), Ys Origin (see this post), and Shin Megami Tensei, Donkey Kong Country, and Gun-Dec (see this post).