This week, Japanese video game releases are centered around two highly anticipated titles: Sword Art Online: Last Recollection and Detective Pikachu Returns. These games will be available for multiple platforms including PlayStation 5, Xbox Series, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.
Assassin’s Creed Mirage is another notable release for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Gord, a game exclusively for PlayStation 5, has already been launched worldwide.
Here is a full list of this week’s Japanese game releases:
Physical and Digital:
1. Assassin’s Creed Mirage (PS5, PS4) – This game will be available worldwide.
2. Detective Pikachu Returns (Switch) – Launching worldwide.
3. The Game of Life for Nintendo Switch (Switch)
4. Gord (PS5) – Already available worldwide.
5. Sword Art Online: Last Recollection (PS5, PS4) – This game will be available worldwide.
The PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, and Switch titles mentioned above can be purchased through the Japanese PlayStation Network and Nintendo accounts using prepaid cards.
It is worth noting that Gematsu, a popular gaming website, will receive a small percentage of money from purchases made through Play-Asia links. Additionally, gamers have the opportunity to save five percent with Gematsu’s one-time-use “GEMATSU23” coupon code or multi-use “GEMATSUCOM” coupon code.
These releases offer a variety of gaming experiences across different platforms. Whether you are a fan of anime-inspired RPGs like Sword Art Online: Last Recollection or enjoy detective-themed adventures with characters like Detective Pikachu, there is something for everyone this week in Japanese gaming.