Limited Run Games Announces New Physical Releases
Limited Run Games held its latest #LRG3 presentation, during which it announced a number of physical RPG, and RPG-adjacent, releases. The first of those is a physical Nintendo Switch release for Double Dragon & Kunio-kun Retro Brawler Bundle, a collection of eighteen titles in the Double Dragon and Kunio-kun series from the 1980s and 1990s that was released digitally for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch in 2020. In addition, the company also announced a series of physical releases for the River City Girls spin-offs to the Kunio-kun brawler series.
Limited Run Games also announced physical PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and Nintendo Switch releases for The Game Bakers’ Haven. The game puts players in control of a pair of lovers, Yu and Kay, who have escaped to a lost planet in their attempt to stay together. The game features a combat system that is a mixture of real-time and turn-based, which involves chaining actions with tactics and timing. Haven was originally digitally released for PC, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X|S in December 2020, with PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch versions released in February 2021.
Thomas Moon Kang’s One Step From Eden will also be getting a physical release for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch. The game is a Mega Man: Battle Network-inspired roguelike deck-builder that puts players in the role of one of nine characters as they battle their way through real-time tactical combat. It released digitally for PC, Mac, Linux, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Switch in 2020.
Finally, Limited Run Games revealed a physical release for Castlevania Requiem: Symphony of the Night & Rondo of Blood on PlayStation 4. The collection features ports of 1993 title Castlevania: Rondo of Blood and 1997 title Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, with the latter based on its 2007 Castlevania: The Dracula X Chronicles PlayStation Portable version. The collection released digitally for PlayStation 4 in 2018. Meanwhile, Castlevania: Rondo of Blood will receive a physical retro release on the TurboDuo console.