Japanese Rail Sim: Journey to Kyoto Coming to Switch

Sonic Powered have announced that the train simulation game Tetsudou Nippon!Rosen Tabi Eizan Densha Hen (Japanese Rail Sim 3D: Journey to Kyoto) will be coming to Nintendo Switch on 28 November 2019 priced at ¥7,538. A worldwide release is possible due to the 3DS version being localised. Box art added below…

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Japanese Rail Sim Coming to Switch

Sonic Powered have announced that the latest entry in their train simulation series Tetsudou Nippon! (localised as ‘Japanese Rail Sim 3D’ on 3DS) will be coming to Nintendo Switch in 2019. Little else is known other than the teaser website. The series saw multiple entries on Nintendo 3DS including a Thomas the Tank Engine tie-in. More news as we have it.

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Japanese Rail Sim 3D Thomas Being Removed

Sonic Powered will be removing the Thomas the Tank Engine-licensed Japanese Rail Sim 3D game Tetsudou Nippon! Rosen Tabi: Kikansha Thomas-hen Oigawa Tetsudou from the Japanese 3DS eShop on 21 June 2019 at 17:00 JST where it is currently priced at ¥6,264. No reason was given, but it is likely due to licensing reasons. You can still buy the physical version here – use the code JPNINTENDO for $3 off!

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8th Japanese Rail Sim 3D game announced

Sonic Powered today announced Tetsudou Nippon! Rosen Tabi: Aizu Tetsudou Hen for Nintendo 3DS releasing this November for 6,264 yen. The Aizu Line is located in Fukushima and largely leaves the urban areas.

14 October will see a Tetsudou Nippon! eShop sale with the first six games in the series released plus both Tetsudou Nippon! Rosen Tabi: Joumou Denki Tetsudou Hen and Tetsudou Nippon! Rosen Tabi: Yui Rail-Hen releasing on digital for the first time. The new game’s logo below…

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Thomas the Tank Engine returns to 3DS

In breaking news: the seventh Sonic Powered Tetsudou Nippon! (Japanese Rail Sim 3D) game will hold the Thomas the Tank Engine license. Tetsudou Nippon! Rosen Tabi: Kikansha Thomas-hen Oigawa Tetsudou! (or Tetsudou Nippon! Kikansha Thomas for short!) will release in late July for ¥6,264. The game is based on the Oigawa Railway in Shizuoka Prefecture which features a functioning Thomas the Tank Engine train!

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