Digital Store Weekly Round-Up (March 21, 2019)
Welcome to RPGamer’s weekly digital store round-up. In this column we look to provide our readers with updates on recent releases and sales for RPGs across the digital marketplace.
- Azure Saga: Pathfinder (Switch)
- Chocobo’s Mystery Dungeon: Every Buddy! (PS4, Switch)
- Stories: The Path of Destinies (One)
- War Theatre (PC, PS4, Switch)
Chocobo’s Mystery Dungeon: Every Buddy!, the remake of Wii title Final Fantasy Fables: Chocobo’s Dungeon, arrives on PS4 and Switch as the highest profile release of the week. In addition, Plague Road developer Arcade Distillery releases new title War Theatre, while Stories: The Path of Destinies gets an Xbox One port and Azure Saga: Pathfinder releases on Switch.
Sales and Discounts
The North American PlayStation Store has a Great Indoors Sale that features Akiba’s Beat, Atelier Firis, Atelier Lydie & Suelle, Atelier Sophie, Battle Chasers: Nightwar, Borderlands, Child of Light, Cosmic Star Heroine, Darksiders, Destiny 2, Earthlock, ELEX, Fallout 4, Fallout 76, Horizon Zero Dawn, Hyperdevotion Noire, Hyperdimension Neptunia U, Lords of the Fallen, Mary Skelter: Nightmares, MeiQ: Labyrinth of Death, Mind Zero, Moonlighter, Mutant Year Zero, Persona 3: Dancing in Moonlight, Persona 5: Dancing in Starlight, Songbringer, Superdimension Neptunia vs. Sega Hard Girls, The Council, The Dwarves, The Witcher 3, Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales, Titan Quest, Trillion: God of Destruction, Warhammer 40K: Inquisitor, XCOM: Enemy Within, XCOM 2, and others. Other titles on sale include Anima: Gate of Memories – The Nameless Chronicles, Dragon Age: Origins, Dragon Age II, Dragon Age: Inquisition, Kingdom Hearts III, Kingdom Hearts All-In-One bundle, Mass Effect: Andromeda, One More Dungeon, Xenon Valkyrie+, and Zenith.
Europe also receives a new set of sales. First, the March Madness sale includes Borderlands, Call of Cthulhu, Darksiders, Destiny 2, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, Divinity: Original Sin II, Dragon Quest Heroes, Dragon Quest Heroes II, Dragon Quest XI, ELEX, Final Fantasy XIV, Grand Kingdom, Kingdom Hearts All-In-One bundle, Kingdom Hearts III, Lords of the Fallen, Mordheim, Mutant Year Zero, Ni no Kuni II, Odin Sphere: Leifthrasir, Persona 5, Shiness, Tales of Vesperia, The Elder Scrolls Online, Skyrim, The Witch and the Hundred Knight, Vampyr, Warhammer 40K: Inquisitor, XCOM 2, Yakuza 6, Yakuza Kiwami 2, Yakuza Zero, and Ys VIII.
Meanwhile, the PlayStation Retro set features Arc the Lad, Dark Cloud, Dark Chronicle, Harvest Moon: A Wonderful Life, Harvest Moon: Save the Homeland, Lost Sphear, Rogue Galaxy, Romancing saGa 2, Secret of Mana, Shenmue I & II, Star Ocean: Till the End of Time, and Wild Arms 3. The new PlayStation Presents deals feature Adventure Time: Pirates of the Enchiridion, Anima: Gate of Memories, Bastion, Earthlock, Hand of Fate 2, Megadimension Npetunia VIIR, Pyre, Smoke and Sacrifice, The Long Journey Home, The Swords of Ditto, Trulon, and Zenith. Finally, the latest set of Games Under €20/£16 and Games Under €10/£9 include Achtung! Cthulhu Tactics, Blackguards 2, Harvest Moon: Light of Hope, I Am Setsuna, Nioh, Shadows: Awakening, The Surge, Torment: Tides of Numenera, Vikings: Wolves of Midgard, Children of Zodiarcs, Desert Child, Joe Dever’s Lone Wolf, Rogue Legacy, The Metronomicon, The Technomancer, Valkyria Chronicles, and Xenon Valkyrie+.
The Xbox Store has a Square Enix publisher sale including Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, Final Fantasy Type-0, Final Fantasy XV, Final Fantasy XV: Comrades, Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition, Kingdom Hearts III, Romancing SaGa 2, World of Final Fantasy, Deus Ex: Human Revolution, Dungeon Siege III, Final Fantasy XIII, Final Fantasy XIII-2, and Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII. There are also discounts on Call of Cthulhu, Destiny 2, Vampyr, and XCOM 2.
The current American Nintendo eShop deals include Darkest Dungeon, Earthlock, I Am Setsuna, Lost Sphear, Minit, Moonlighter, Romancing SaGa 2, Salt and Sanctuary, and Wizard of Legend. European sales include Bit Dungeon+, Crimson Keep, Darkest Dungeon, Earthlock, Fall of Light, I Am Setsuna, Lost Sphear, Minit, One More Dungeon, Romancing SaGa 2, Squids Odyssey, Unexplored, Valkyria Chronicles 4, and Wizard of Legend, with any 3DS deals TBC.
Steam‘s current sales include Undertale, Deus Ex, Shining Resonance, Lords of the Fallen, The Age of Decadence, Ash of Gods: Redemption, Minit, Shadowrun Returns, and Children of Zodiarcs. Blackguards and Blackguards 2 are the sole RPG deals on GOG.com. Meanwhile, The Humble Store sales include South Park: The Stick of Truth, South Park: The Fractured but Whole, Might & Magic, Child of Light, and Assassin’s Creed Odyssey.