Blaster Master Zero first launched for 3DS and Switch in March 2017, followed by PC via Steam in June 2019. Blaster Master Zero II first launched for Switch in March 2019, followed by PC via Steam in November 2019.
Additionally, Limited Run Games announced it will release limited print physical editions of Blaster Master Zero and Blaster Master Zero II for both PlayStation 4 and Switch. Pre-orders will begin on May 29 at 7:00 a.m. PT / 10:00 a.m. ET and remain open for four weeks.
In addition to the standard edition, a “Classic Edition” will also be available (2) for $54.99 each. The Classic Edition includes a copy of the respective game (Blaster Master Zero or Blaster Master Zero II), a retro cartrdige sleeve to fit your game case, an 18 inches-by-24 inches reversible poster, and the original game soundtrack.
A “Collector’s Edition” will also be available for $129.99, which includes copies of Blaster Master Zero and Blaster Master Zero II, two reversible 18 inches-by-24 inches posters, two commemorative non-functioning NES cartridges, two retro cart sleeves, Sophia III and Gaia Sophia three-inch metal tank figures, a certificate of authenticity, an art print, each game’s original soundtrack, and a special box.
(Editor’s Note: Despite only one version being pictured in each image, the Classic and Collector’s Editions will be available for both PlayStation 4 and Switch.)
Limited Run Games will also open pre-orders for Blaster Master Zero and Blaster Master Zero II double LP vinyls on the same day for $37.99 each. A quad LP bundle including booklets with notes from Ippo Yamada will also be available for $99.99.
Watch the announcement trailers for the PlayStation 4 versions of Blaster Master Zero and Blaster Master Zero II below.