8 Upcoming Switch RPGs – May 2022
May is the calm before the storm of RPGs coming in the summer – but don’t let your guard down and think that the releases this month aren’t worth paying attention to!
In this text-based RPG based on tabletop RPGs, Citizen Sleeper places you in the middle of a lawless station on the edge of an interstellar society. You are one of many sleepers who were able to escape from Essen-Arp’s grasp. But your body is their property and without their close supervision, it’s on the road of shutting down. Make alliances, discover secrets, and survive in this deep sci-fi world.
Prinny Presents NIS Classics Volume 2: Makai Kingdom: Reclaimed and Rebound / ZHP: Unlosing Ranger vs. Darkdeath Evilman
In the second of the NIS Classics series are Makai Kingdom: Reclaimed and Rebound and ZHP: Unlosing Ranger vs. Darkdeath Evilman. Makai Kingdom promises brand new content as you help Lord Zetta invade and reclaim the Netherworld. And once you’ve satisfied your urge for evil deeds, dive right into the deeper character customization of ZHP: Unlosing Ranger vs. Darkdeath Evilman.
Eiyuden Chronicle Rising
Eiyuden Chronicles has quite a bit of hype built up behind it since its announcement. And now, the first of the two games in the Eiyuden Chronicles universe is now being released to the Switch. The town is struggling and it is up to the heroes to solve the woes of the townspeople and learn the secrets of the Runebarrows. What should have been a simple treasure hunt soon turns into a dark conspiracy that could shake the entire world.
Seven Pirates H
Seven Pirates H is a traditional RPG with an emphasis on exploration, with some fanservice thrown in for good measure. Pirate Parute Kairi and monster boy Otton are on an adventure to find the lost treasure of the Monsupi Sea. But during their travels, they uncover some unsavory news about the king. For those looking for a mix of RPG and anime fanservice, Seven Pirates H may be just the game for you.
Kronos, a young wizard in training and his friend Serene get caught up in a talisman conspiracy. With talismans holding a range of powers, with some even able to grant someone their greatest desires, they must do everything in their power to clear their name and save their world.
Dungeons of Dreadrock
In the spirit of 1980s home computer adventure games comes Dungeons of Dreadrock. Fans of old-school dungeon crawlers will have 100 levels to battle through. Explore to the depths of Dreadrock Mountain and relive memories of the past, but in a new perspective.
In Rogue Lords, you play as the Devil, back after a most punishing defeat by Demon Hunters. Now, it is time for you to take your revenge. Collect magical artifacts in this dark fantasy roguelike to regain your power and take your rightful place back as king. With powerful allies such as Bloody Mary, Dracula, and the Headless Horseman, go up against any mortal that dares to stand in your way.
Touken Ranbu Warriors
Touken Ranbu Warriors takes the characters from the popular Japanese mobile game by DMM Games and Nitroplus and combines them with Koei Tecmo’s Warriors series. The Touken Danshi, 15 blades incarnate who have been wandering aimlessly without a Saniwa master, have suddenly been attacked by the History Retrograde Army. With the threat of the Sengoku Era history being altered, they must travel to stop the effects before it’s too late.
Out of all of the releases, which ones do you guys have your eyes out for? Let us know down below!