Upcoming Switch RPGs – December 2022
**Last updated on November 30th, 2022 at 12:25 pm
With December, we are now in the countdown to 2023. While we look back at the year of gaming for 2022, there are still a few releases that are coming out this month that deserve your attention. And even though it’s the end of the year, that doesn’t mean that there aren’t still heavy hitters to look out for, both big and small.
Romancing SaGa – Minstrel Song Remastered
The Romancing SaGa series has made a surprising comeback over the years, with many rereleases and remakes landing on the Switch. Romancing SaGa – Minstrel Song is no different, with updated graphics and improved playability to make the experience better for old and new players alike. The gods of evil, who were sealed 1000 years ago, are starting to resurge once more. Eight heroes arise, pulled by the hands of fate, and you must decide what tales are weaved.
Sword of the Vagrant
Sword of the Vagrant is a 2D hand-painted action RPG where you must discover the truth about your bloodline. With six massive levels to explore through, multiple endings to keep you on your toes, multiple weapons to change up your play style, and four difficulties to adjust the game to your preferred experience, there is a lot to digest with this title.
Do you like monster-catcher RPGs? What about dungeon crawlers? Well then, Siralim Ultimate is the game for you! With over 1200 monsters to choose from, explore through this game that promises thousands of hours of content. Fuse your monsters together to create the best creatures you can.
Suddenly transported into the Sengoku period, a young woman finds herself racing through the Underworld with her newly made ninja friends. Slay the Demon Lord of the Sengoku period and explore all there is to this female-led action RPG.
As commander of your own fleet of Mechs, play through procedurally-generated levels to defeat The Swarm. With up to 80 unique parts, you can construct your Mechs as you wish, learning their weaknesses and strengths. There’s also an emphasis of managing your resources and taking in your surroundings to come out on top during missions.
Chained Echoes is a 16-bit story-driven JRPG where you must travel around the continent of Valandis in order to end the war between three kingdoms. However, things aren’t as simple as they appear, with betrayal hanging around every corner and war being commonplace for generations. Your adventure will take you to many environments, from weather-torn plateaus to sunken cities.
Dragon Quest Treasures
Dragon Quest Treasures is a spin-off of the popular installment of Dragon Quest, Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age. Following Erik and Mia, the two siblings live on a Viking ship, dreaming of the day they come across a grand treasure. One day, they are whisked away to a strange land known as Draconia, where treasure is available to find at every corner. Befriend a plethora of creatures, explore the land of Draconia, and find the best treasure you can.
Adventure Academia: The Fractured Continent
Adventure Academia: The Fractured Continent is a tactics RPG set in the Class of Heroes world. Create your own students and guide them to victory as you defend your home from hordes of monsters. You must figure out the truth about an ancient relic that’s been passed down for generations, the Ruler Orb.
Crisis Core – Final Fantasy VII – Reunion
Crisis Core – Final Fantasy VII – Reunion is an HD remake to the popular prequel to Final Fantasy VII. Following Zack Fair, you learn more about the hero that Cloud looks up to and Aerith holds love for. All of the graphics have been given an HD remaster, and the dialogue has been fully voiced and the soundtrack newly arranged by Takeharu Ishimoto. This is a remaster that promises to push the limits of the game above and beyond for fans new and old.
After the success of Golf Story comes its successor, Sports Story. Rather than featuring one sport, players now get to experience a multitude of sports, from golf, to tennis, soccer, and more. Meet plenty of friends and enemies as you explore the world, unlock minigames and fun activities, and play around at the mall when you want to relax.
Out of all of the releases, which ones do you guys have your eyes out for? Let us know down below!