This Week’s Japanese Game Releases: A Certain Magical Virtual-On, Secret of Mana, more

The first all-new Virtual-On title in 15 years.

This Week’s Japanese Game Releases: A Certain Magical Virtual-On, Secret of Mana, more

A Certain Magical Virtual-On and Secret of Mana are the highlights of this week’s Japanese game releases.

The first completely new Cyber Troopers Virtual-On game since Cyber Troopers Virtual-On Marz for PlayStation 2 in 2003, A Certain Magical Virtual-On is a crossover featuring characters from the A Certain Magical Index light novel piloting Virtual-On‘s Virtuaroid robots. In total, there are 13 playable characters / Virtuaroids.

Secret of Mana, which is launching worldwide, is a remake of the 1993-released Super Nintendo game. It features high-definition 3D graphics, voice-overs, talk events, and promises to retain the charm of the original while incorporating improvements such as upgraded gameplay and a newly arranged musical score.

Other new releases this week include the Switch ports of Bayonetta 2 and Bayonetta, the PlayStation 4 collection of the Shinobi, Koi Utsutsu games, and a few other titles.

Get the full list of this week’s Japanese game releases below. It should be noted that Gematsu will receive a small percentage of money from purchases made through Play-Asia links. You can also save $3 using our “GEMATSU” coupon code.

  • ACA NEOGEO: Fatal Fury 3: Road to the Final Victory (Switch) – Digital-only.
  • A Certain Magical Virtual-On (PS4, PS Vita)
  • Bayonetta 2 (Switch) – Launching worldwide.
  • Billiard (Switch) – Digital-only.
  • Idolish7: Twelve Fantasia! (PS Vita)
  • Escape Trick: 35 Fateful Enigmas (Switch) – Digital-only.
  • Secret of Mana (PS4, PS Vita, PC) – Launching worldwide.
  • Sengoku Ace (Switch) – Digital-only.
  • Shinobi, Koi Utsutsu: Banka Aya Emaki (PS4)
  • Unbox: Newbie’s Adventure (Switch) – Digital-only. Already available worldwide.

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