This Week’s Japanese Game Releases: OLED Switch Model, Metroid Dread, Far Cry 6, Alan Wake Remastered, More

Nintendo Switch OLED model, Terror Metroid, Alan Wake remastered, and Far cry 6 are the highlights of this week’s Japanese video game releases.

Get the full list of this week’s Japanese game releases below. It should be noted that Gematsu will receive a small percentage of money on purchases made through Play-Asia links. You can also save five percent by using our “GEMATSU” promo code.


Physical and digital

  • Alan Wake remastered (PS5, PS4)
  • Astria Ascendant (PS5, PS4, Switch) – Digital launch worldwide.
  • Doki Doki Plus Literature Club! (PS5, PS4, Switch) – Already available worldwide.
  • Far cry 6 (PS5, PS4) – Launch worldwide.
    • Ultimate Edition (PS5, PS4)
    • North American version
    • European version
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild + Expansion Pass (Switch)
  • Lyrica and Lyrica 2: the stars align (Switch)
  • Terror Metroid (Switch) – Launched worldwide.
  • Splatoon 2 + Extension (Switch)
  • Shuuen no Virche -ErroR: hi- (Switch)
  • Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania (PS5, PS4, Switch) – Launch worldwide.
  • Ultra Age (PS4, Switch) – Already digitally available worldwide.

Digital only

  • AAA clock (Switch) – Launched worldwide.
  • Alan Wake remastered (Xbox Series, Xbox One, PC [Epic Games Store]) – Launch worldwide.
  • AmaneSwitch (Switch) – Launched worldwide.
  • Balloon Pop: Learn letters, numbers, colors, game for kids (Switch) – Launched worldwide.
  • Scary tale 2 (Switch) – Launched worldwide.
  • Earth Marines (Switch) – Already available worldwide.
  • Enigmatis 3: Shadow of Karkhala (Switch) – Launched worldwide.
  • Far cry 6 (Xbox Series, Xbox One, PC [Epic Games Store, Ubisoft Store]) – Launch worldwide.
  • G + Mode Archives: Tantei Kibukawa Ryousuke Jiken-Tan Vol. 7: Memo Otonari Keiji no Sousa (Switch)
  • Jack Ax (Switch, PC [Steam]) – Launch worldwide.
  • JETT: the distant coast (PS5, PS4, PC [Epic Games Store]) – Launch worldwide.
  • Lyrica 2: the stars align (Switch) – Launched worldwide.
  • More at home (Switch) – Launched worldwide.
  • Panmorphy (Switch) – Launched worldwide.
  • Puzzle Bobble 3D: Vacation Odyssey (PS5, PS4, PSVR) – Launch worldwide.
  • Puzzles of prehistoric life (Switch) – Launched worldwide.
  • Song in the smoke (PSVR) – Launch worldwide.
  • Super Arcade Football 2021 (Switch) – Already available worldwide.
  • Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania (Xbox Series / One, PC [Steam]) – Launch worldwide.
  • Connected Tetris effect (Switch) – Launched worldwide.
  • Runner up and down (Switch) – Already available worldwide.

The PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4 and Switch titles listed above can be purchased through Japanese PlayStation Network and Nintendo accounts using prepaid cards: