Space Invaders Invincible Collection Magazine Advert

Full page magazine advert for Space Invaders Invincible Collection taken from the latest issue of Weekly Famitsu. Order physical copies of the magazine here – use the code JPNINTENDO for 5% off all orders over $20!

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Space Invaders Collection Adds Arkanoid vs Space Invaders

The first promo video for the Space Invaders Invincible Collection which releases for Nintendo Switch on 26 March. The collection newly adds the smartphone game Arkanoid vs Space Invaders with screenshots also added below. Check out the website here and pre-order here – use the code JPNINTENDO for 5% off.

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Space Invaders Invincible Collection Dated

Taito have announced that Space Invaders Invincible Collection will release for Nintendo Switch on 26 March 2020 with a Special Edition also announced. The Special Edition includes Space Invaders – The Board Game, Space Invaders Official Resources, drawstring bag, instruction cards, and more. Box arts added below. Thanks to Naruki.

The standard version (¥5,200 + tax) includes the black & white and color versions of the game. Space Invaders Part 2, Majestic Twelve, and Space Invaders Extreme, with more to be announced.

The Special Edition (¥16,800 + tax) also adds Space Invaders DX, Space Cyclone, and Lunar Rescue, with again more titles to be announced. Check out the official website for more information!

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Space Invaders Invincible Collection Adds Space Invaders 90

Amazon Prime Day 2019 on 15-16 July will see Space Invaders 90 (known as Space Invaders 91 in the west) added to the Space Invaders Invincible Collection for a limited time. The game originally appeared on the Mega Drive, and will make it the seventh included title after the previously announced Space Invaders, Space Invaders Part 2, MJ-12, Space Invaders DX, Space Invaders Extreme, and Space Cyclone. Image (from 4Gamer) added below..

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Space Invaders Invincible Collection Announced

Taito have officially announced a Space Invaders Invincible Collection for Nintendo Switch. The collection was previously listed for Switch and is now official! There will be both Standard and Special Editions and at least six titles including Space Invaders, Space Invaders Part 2, MJ-12, Space Invaders DX, Space Invaders Extreme, and Space Cyclone. Release is expected in 2020. Check out the teaser website. Many thanks to Naruki.

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New Space Invaders Trademarks 

Taito Corporation have applied for three new sets of Space Invaders motion trademarks in Japan, attempting to patent the movement and animation (approximately one second in length) that the invaders make in a videogame. The numbers in each image (below) indicate the order of the drawing, not the elements constituting the trademark.

Taito are working on three retro titles for home consoles with Darius Cozmic Collection and The Ninja Warriors AGAIN both confirmed for Nintendo Switch, with the third title yet to be revealed. Actual applications and image sequence for the Space Invaders trademarks added below…

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VVVVVV heading to Japan

VVVVVV finally comes to Japan next week courtesy of Pikii priced at 500 yen. The 3DS eShop will also see the digital manga Keshikasu-kun Vol.008 and Grandpa Danger Vol.006 priced at 100 yen each.

The Wii U Virtual Console will see the Super Famicom shoot-em-up Darius Twin priced at 823 yen as well as SPACE INVADERS The Original Game for the same price. Both courtesy of Square Enix.

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