After an extensive wait, Ikaruga fans in the west will soon be able to grasp the game in their hands for Nintendo Switch.
Nicalis has confirmed a western physical release for the cult-classic shooter game, which will hit store shelves on 27 October 2020. In addition to standard copies, a limited number of ‘Hypergun Edition’ bundles will contain the following extras:
- Exclusive Metal Earth steel model kit of the Ikaruga ship (assembly required, recommended for ages 14+)
- Five-color instruction manual on heavy stock
- Premium foil “Warning” sticker
- Sturdy outer box with metallic gold accents
- Hypergun Store exclusive bonus added to the Limited Edition package
Pre-orders for the Hypergun Edition bundle or standard copies are now open at Nicalis’ online store over here (ships worldwide).