9 Upcoming Switch RPGs – December 2021
2021 has truly been a great year for RPG fans. Remakes, remasters, and original releases together have left us with so many games to play and appreciate, and there are still a few games releasing in December to help round out this great year. Don’t think that you can catch a break just yet, though, especially if you’re an indie fan!
Miracle Snack Shop
Do you have the urge to open up your own snack shop and romance a girl who loves to eat your cooking? In Miracle Snack Shop, you get to do exactly that. Manage your shop, cook new recipes, and perhaps find yourself in a romantic tryst. Make your snack shop the best it can be and find love in the process.
KEMCO fans rejoice, for you have a new game to finish out the 2021 year. Play as a young girl who comes across a wolf possessed by the spirit of a young man. You’re not sure what’s happening, but it’s up to you to figure out the world’s secrets. Take control of the enemies and spirits around you and go into battle with great power supporting you.
As the only key to defeat the Undying, the last remaining visage of the cruel king’s power, you must defeat the evil that is plaguing the land. Craft over 200 different weapon and armor pieces to help you traverse the bullet hell levels of Archvale. You will explore the world, coming across diverse enemies and landscapes as you seek out the truth of the arch to Archvale.
Asterix & Obelix: Slap them All!
A new Asterix & Obelix game is punching its way to the Switch. With an adventure mode based on existing albums of Asterix & Obelix, along with an exclusive chapter made for the game, enjoy the comic characters from your childhood on the go. It’s your job to protect Gaul from the Roman Empire. Battle through 2D side-scrolling levels in this beat ’em up, with hand-drawn art faithful to the series’ origin.
Dangan Ronpa S: Ultimate Summer Camp
Sometimes, playing a death game can be a bit much. Wouldn’t you rather just…play a board game with your friends, level up your units, and defeat bosses? In Dangan Ronpa S, explore Jabberwock Island, and uncover over 1000 event scenes that can play out during your playthroughs.
Demon Gaze EXTRA
Fans of the original Demon Gaze will have the chance to play this dungeon crawler again when it comes to modern consoles. Along with all of the original content, enjoy updated graphics and new gameplay elements. Explore labyrinths, meet new friends, and defeat the demons that have suddenly appeared all throughout Misrid.
Do you suddenly have the urge to be the rumored witch of the woods who brews potions and curses trespassers of the forest? Well, Wytchwood may just be up your alley. Explore a strange country side, collect ingredients, craft magical concoctions, and pass judgement on those that dare cross your path.
Monster Rancher 1 & 2 DX
After nearly 20 years, Monster Rancher 1 & 2 are finally back on Western consoles for new audiences to enjoy. Tame, train, and battle with all kinds of monsters in these two monster raising classics. And with this updated version, take full advantage of the online features, playing against breeders from anywhere in the world.
The world has been thrown into a nightmare loop thanks to the Lich. It’s up to you to build up your heroes and take on this evil in order to free the world from its grasp. Using your expanding deck of mythical cards, place enemies, buildings, and terrain in optimal places in order to upgrade your units.
Out of all of the releases, which ones do you guys have your eyes out for? Let us know down below!