This Week’s Japanese Game Releases: One Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows, Mega Man Zero/ZX Legacy Collection, more

Plus Hero must die. again, LoveR Kiss, and much more.

This Week's Japanese Game Releases: One Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows, Mega Man Zero/ZX Legacy Collection, more

One Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC, and Mega Man Zero/ZX Legacy Collection for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC are the highlights of this week’s Japanese game releases.

The first One Punch Man game for consoles, One Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows is a 3D arena fighting game developed by Jump Force and One Piece: Burning Blood studio Spike Chunsoft. It features a confirmed 27 playable characters usable in three-on-three battles, a story mode where you can create your own hero and walk around town, online battles, and more.

Mega Man Zero/ZX Legacy Collection is a six-game package that includes Mega Man Zero, Mega Man Zero 2, Mega Man Zero 3, Mega Man Zero 4, Mega Man ZX, and Mega Man ZX Advent, as well as a new “Z Chaser” mode. Read more about the collection here, here, and here.

Other notable new releases this week include the digital-only remaster Hero must die. again for PlayStation 4, Switch, and PC, (the wonderfully titled) Gendai Daisenryaku 2020: Yureru Sekai Chitsujo! Taikoku no Yabou to Sekai Taisen for PlayStation 4, and LoveR Kiss for PlayStation 4 and Switch.

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 five percent using our “GEMATSU” coupon code.

Physical and Digital


  • Desktop Basketball (Switch)
  • De: Yabatanien (Switch)
  • Eve: Rebirth Terror (Switch)
  • Hero must die. again (PS4, Switch, PC) – Launching worldwide.
  • House Flipper (PS4) – Launching worldwide.
  • Kingdom Rush Frontiers (Switch) – Launching worldwide.
  • Mega Man Zero/ZX Legacy Collection (Xbox One, PC) – Launching worldwide.
  • One Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows (Xbox One, PC) – Launching worldwide.
  • Redeemer: Enhanced Edition (PS4, Switch) – Already available worldwide.
  • Return to Shironagasu Island (PC) – Launching worldwide.
  • Senri no Kifu: Gendai Shougi Mystery (PC)
  • Space Channel 5 VR: Kinda Funky News Flash! (PSVR) – Launching worldwide.
  • Super Crush KO (Switch, PC) – Launching worldwide.
  • Vortex Attack EX (Switch) – Already available worldwide.

The PlayStation 4 and Switch titles listed above can be purchased through Japanese PlayStation Network and Nintendo accounts using prepaid cards:

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