NIS America has announced the physical edition of Little Town Hero will be delayed throughout the different regions of the world, with all release dates being pushed back. This is likely in response to the ongoing novel coronavirus pandemic that is currently affecting every aspect of daily life.
The Game Freak developed adventure RPG, originally released on October 19 of 2019 to mixed reviews from critics, you play as the young boy named Axe, who is not allowed to leave his village as the only gate leading outside is heavily guarded by a castle. Most of the townsfolk don’t give this a second thought and happily live their lives, however, Axe is different; He wants to see the outside world. In the game, you discover a mysterious red stone and that’s when the fun begins. You can check out our review of the game here.
The title was originally released as a digital game on the Switch eShop, but NIS America is producing a physical edition of the game. The new release dates for the title are June 23 for North America, June 26 for Europe, and July 3 for Australia.
You can pre-order the Big Idea Edition on Amazon for $49.99 in North America. The Big Idea Edition will get you everything you need to save the day including an art book, poster, a 2 lapel pin set, an official soundtrack, and a collectors box.