Ikaruga model kit edition will be coming west on PS4 and Switch


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Nicalis has announced that the Japanese physical release of Treasure's iconic shmup Ikaruga will be headed west this fall. Pre-orders for the limited set are now live over at the official Nicalis store.

As previously reported
, the Ikaruga limited-print physical edition includes a boxed copy of the game on PS4 or Nintendo Switch, (complete with colour manual and reversible art sleeve), along with a high quality "Warning" sticker and, best of all, a cool metal model kit of the Ikaruga itself, courtesy of premium modelling company Metal Earth. The set will retail for around $60 USD, with a western launch date of October 27. This is a limited release, so be sure to get your order in fast if you want a piece of the action.

Ikaruga launches on PS4 and Nintendo Switch October 27.

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