Playism Announces 7 Switch and PC Announcements to Celebrate Their 7th Anniversary

Playism has turned seven years old, and to celebrate the publisher has made seven announcements for various Japanese games coming to Nintendo Switch and Windows PC.

Here’s a rundown on the announcements:


This summer, the doors will open to this supreme example of the Metroidvania genre! LA-MULANA 2, which garnered support from 5200 people on Kickstarter in 2014, is finally seeing its release on Steam and Playism.

  • Developer: NIGORO
  • Genre: Ruins Exploration Archaeology Action Adventure Game
  • Price: TBD
  • Release Date: Summer 2018
  • Copyright by ASTERIZM CO., LTD. Game Production Division NIGORO. Licensed to and published by Active Gaming Media Inc.
  • Links: Official WebsiteSteam

2. Angels of Death

“Please… kill me.” “Help me get outta here, and I’ll kill you.” The ultra-popular Japanese horror RPG Angels of Death, also slated for an anime release this summer, is also being released on the Nintendo Switch.

  • Developer: Makoto Sanada, Den-fami Nico Game Magazine
  • Genre: 2D Horror Adventure
  • Price: $14.99
  • Release Date: Summer 2018
  • © vaka Inc. All Rights Reserved
  • Links: Official WebsiteSteam

3. NightCry

Aboard a luxurious cruise liner with no means of escape, a horrific nightmare begins… The popular horror game NightCry heads to its release on PS Vita!

  • Developer: Nude Maker
  • Genre: 3D Horror Adventure
  • Price: $24.99
  • Release Date: 2018
  • © BCH/LPEI
  • Links: Official WebsiteSteam

4. Hakoniwa Explorer Plus

Explore a lively voxel-style garden filled with monsters! This action RPG title, developed in HSP Program, is getting a major powering-up from the original Japanese Hakoniwa Explorer and is being released on Steam/Playism.

  • Developer: SUXAMETHONIUM
  • Genre: Action RPG
  • Price: $9.99
  • Release Date: Coming Soon
  • © suxamethonium
  • Links: Game PageSteam

5. Vertical Strike Endless Challenge

Vertical Strike Endless Challenge, a flight-based action game designed to be easy to pick up, immediately enjoyable, and playable in short bursts is on its way to a Nintendo Switch release.

  • Developer: Project ICKX
  • Genre: Flight Action Game
  • Price: $4.99
  • Release Date: Planned for Summer 2018
  • © Project ICKX.
  • Links: Game PageSteam

6. Kero Blaster

C&F Inc. teleporters are going offline all over the place, and it’s up to an intrepid frog employee to fix the situation. Kero Blaster is coming to the Nintendo Switch this summer!

  • Developer: Studio Pixel
  • Genre: 2D Action Shooting Game
  • Price: $9.99
  • Release Date: Summer 2018
  • © Studio Pixel.
  • Links: Game PageSteamPlayStation 4

7. Croixleur Sigma

Wielding magic blades, four girls battle against successive waves of monsters in this exhilarating hack-and-slash action title, coming this summer to the Nintendo Switch.

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