NIS Will be Bringing The Lost Child, Labyrinth of Refrain: Coven of Dusk and More to the West this Year

During their annual press event, NIS America made several announcements regarding when they will be bringing the publisher’s newest games to the western gaming world. In short, a ton of NIS’s games will be coming west, inlcuding Labyrinth of Refrain: Coven of DuskThe Lost Child, and even Grasshopper Manufacture’s The Silver Case.

Here’s an overview of all the big news that was revealed during the livestream:

Labyrinth of Refrain: Coven of Dusk will get a physical and digital release for the PS4 and Switch, as well PC via Steam, this fall in North America and Europe. The game was released last year in Japan for PS4, and for Vita in 2016.

The game will also get a $80 USD Limited Edition which will contain an art book, soundtrack, lapel pin set, and some other goods. That edition of Labyrinth of Refrain is available for preorder for PS4 and Switch.

NIS America also announced a release window for The Lost Child. The game will be available this summer physically and digitally for PS4 (and digitally for Vita) in both North America and Europe.

A release date for Grasshopper Manufacture’s The 25th Ward: The Silver Case was also announced. The game will be available both physically and digitally for PS4 on March 13 in North America and March 16 in Europe. In addition, the game will get a worldwide release for PC via Steam on March 13.

In addition, Assault Spy, a stylish action game from developer Wazen, was revealed during the press event. Assault Spy will make its worldwide debut this May on Steam Early Access.

NIS America announced Touhou Genso Wanderer Reloaded will make its way to the west both physically and digitally for PS4 and Switch in 2018. Touhou Genso was released in Japan just a couple months ago for Switch, and for PS4 and Vita at the end of 2016. Touhou Genso will also get a $80 USD Limited Edition which contains an art book, soundtrack, and button set for both PS4 and Switch. The Limited Edition version is available for preorder now.

A release window for Happy Birthdays was announced. This updated version of Birthdays the Beginning will launch for Switch in North America and Europe sometime this summer. Meanwhile, those in Japan will be able to pick up the title on March 29.

NIS America announced Fallen Legion: Rise to Glory will be released physically and digitally for Switch on May 29 in North America and June 1 in Europe. A $60 USD Exemplary Edition, which includes an art book, soundtrack, and more, is now available for preorder.

Meanwhile Penny-Punching Princess was originally set to launch on March 20 in North America and March 23 in Europe, NIS America announced the game will now be released on April 4 in North America and March 30 in Europe. Penny-Punching Princess will be available both physically and digitally for Nintendo Switch (you can check out the Switch Limited Edition here) and digitally for PS Vita.

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