After the announcement of PixelJunk Monsters 2 in this year’s GDC, Limited Run Games has announced that they’ll be releasing a physical variant of this game to Nintendo Switch, PS4, and PC.
Though the tower defense game will be available for digital download on all the aforementioned platforms May 25th, enthusiasts will have the option to acquire a concrete version of the game in their hands, although the specific release date of the physical version isn’t known just yet.
Limited Run Games has said that they will be including all of the paid DLC using the physical edition of the game, and subsequently, will just ship out the bodily copies after that content has been published digitally.
Together with the base versions of each physical variant, Restricted Run Games can also be releasing a Collector’s Edition for each stage. While these editions cost significantly more than the base game, they include tons of extras like a poster, even the game’s soundtrack, a SteelBook case, plus a lot more. While some people on Twitter have taken issue with Standard Edition’s cost of $39.99 (as opposed to the $13.49 it is possible to spend on Steam to preorder the game digitally), Restricted Run Games has shown the physiological edition will comprise of the paid DLC.
PixelJunk Monsters 2 will launch digitally for PS4, Nintendo Switch, and PC on May 25th, 2018. Preorders for PixelJunk Monsters 2‘s physical launch will go live on Restricted Run’s website that Friday, May 18th at 10:00 am Eastern time.
Incredibly excited to announce people’ll be putting a physical release of @PixelJunkNews along with @SpikeChunsoft_e‘s PixelJunk Monsters 2 up for preorder that Friday, May 18th 10AM Eastern Time in https://t.co/rZI6STrUid!
This launch will include all the announced DLC! pic.twitter.com/dQlOpeAJ1u
— Limited Run Games (@LimitedRunGames) May 15, 2018