New Sumikko Gurashi Game Announced

Nippon Columbia have announced another game from the Sumikko Gurashi series for release on Nintendo Switch later this year.

The sugoroku party game Sumikko Gurashi Oheya no Sumi de Tabikibun Sugoroku is scheduled to release for Nintendo Switch on December 3, priced at ¥6,380. It marks the fifth game featuring the popular San-X characters available on the system and can be played with up to four players using Joy-Con. Check out the teaser website here, box art here, and rules below…

The rules of the game are easy – just select the Sumikko you want to use as your own piece, roll the dice and move forward the correct number of turns. 30 different mini-games are included where successful players will earn Tapi Miles for winning. The players who collects the most Tapi Miles within the set number of turns will win the Sumikko championship!

Nintendo Switch「Sumikko Gurashi Oheya no Sumi de Tabikibun Sugoroku」promo video
Nintendo Switch「Sumikko Gurashi Oheya no Sumi de Tabikibun Sugoroku」CM spot

Many thanks to Naruki for the news tip. Please send your stories here to be included on the front page! Check out our updated Schedule for a look at every upcoming Nintendo Switch game announced for Japanese release.