Day-1 sales data for Super Robot Wars V in Japan

Robot Wars are hell

Super Robot Wars V launched in Japan, and we have the day-1 sales data for the game. Check out how it fared below.

Super Robot Wars V

- 20%
- low debut, but unsurprising for a late port

Super Robot Wars V and Story of Seasons: Friends of Mineral Town now available to preload in Japan

Two more up for grabs

Two more Switch titles are up for preload on the eShop in Japan. First up is Super Robot Wars V, which is priced at 8,208 Yen, and requires 5.6 GB of free space. This game does include an English translation. Check out a new batch of screens here.

Following that is Story of Seasons: Reunion in Mineral Town, which is priced at 5,637 yen for a limited time, but gets bumped up to 6,264 yen after Sept. 30th, 2019. This game requires 999 MB, and doesn't include an English translation. Check out more screens here.

Story of Seasons: Friends of Mineral Town, Super Robot Wars V, Disaster Report 4, Gunvolt Chronicles: Luminous Avenger iX, and Gensou Kissa Enchante now available to preload in Japan

5 titles up for preload today

A sizable load of Switch titles are now available to preload on the eShop in Japan. Get a quick rundown of each game below!

Story of Seasons: Friends of Mineral Town

- priced at ¥5,637 (the regular price is ¥6,264)
- Japanese language only
- 999 MB
- due out Oct. 17th, 2019

Super Robot Wars V

- priced at ¥8,208
- Japanese language only
- 5.6 GB
- due out Oct. 3rd, 2019

Disaster Report 4 Plus: Summer Memories

- priced at ¥6,998
- Japanese language only
- 14.1 GB
- due out Sept. 26th, 2019

Gunvolt Chronicles: Luminous Avenger iX

- priced at ¥1,960
- supports English and Japanese
- 864 MB
- due out Sept. 26th, 2019

Gensou Kissa Enchante

- priced at ¥6,804
- Japanese language only
- 5.0 GB
- due out Oct. 10th, 2019

New trailer for Super Robot Wars V released

Super fighting robot

Bandai Namco hosts a Super Robot Wars live-stream event today, which shared details on the various Super Robot Wars games that are on the way. A new trailer for Super Robot Wars V was released, which you can see above. Super Robot Wars V hits Japan and Southeast Asia on Oct. 3rd, 2019, with the Southeast Asian version including English subtitles.

Super Robot Wars V and X seeing Southeast Asian release with English subtitles

Two import-friendly options

Check out more screens and art for both games here

Super Robot Wars is a simulation RPG with various robots crossing-over from different works to fight against common enemies. More than 90 titles have been released to date, and 2016 was the 25th anniversary.

As a commemorative 25th anniversary title, Super Robot War V released on PlayStation 4 and PS Vita on February 23, 2017, and will now be on Nintendo Switch and Steam.

Release Date

Nintendo Switch version: October 3, 2019
Steam version: TBA
Nintendo Switch: Standard Edition (Package)
Steam: Standard Editiom
All 20 Bonus Scenarios for Super Robot Wars V!

Get your hands on all 20 Bonus Scenarios! The additional content from the previous Super Robot Wars V to add on to the main game. Enjoy the main game and these distinctive Bonus Scenarios! Clear these scenarios and acquire the Power Parts for the main game!

01: A Life’s Vow
02: A Fight Between Men
03: A Cause Worth Fighting For
04: Blooming Anew
05: More Than Greed
06: A Subtle Difference
07: Learning the Hathaway
08: A Disquieting Clash
09: Acting the Part
10: A Grudge Among Men
11: Promise for a Fresh Start
12: Three Strengths
13: G-Hound’s Critical Battle
14: Three Sisters of Axis
15: Power to Pierce Through Darkness
16: Bellicose Star Sea
17: Clash of the Mazin Redux
18: A Desperate Battlefield
19: Co-starring Beauty and Power
20: Another Desperate Battlefield

Featured Works in Super Robot Wars V

Invincible Super Man Zambot 3
Invincible Steel Man Daitarn 3
Mobile Suit Gundam Z
Mobile Suit Gundam ZZ
Mobile Suit Gundam: Char’s Counterattack

● Mobile Suit Gundam: Hathaway’s Flash

Mobile Suit Crossbone Gundam
Mobile Suit Crossbone Gundam: Skull Heart

● Mobile Suit Crossbone Gundam: Steel Seven

Mobile Suit Gundam SEED Destiny
Mobile Suit Gundam 00: A Wakening of the Trailblazer
Mobile Suit Gundam UC
The Brave Express Might Gaine
Martian Successor Nadesico: The Motion Picture – Prince of Darkness
Getter Robo Armageddon
Mazinger Edition Z: The Impact!

● Shin Mazinger ZERO vs. Great General of Darkness

Fullmetal Panic!
Fullmetal Panic? Fumoffu
Fullmetal Panic! The Second Raid
Fullmetal Panic! (Original Novel Version)
Evangelion: 1.0 You Are (Not) Alone
Evangelion: 2.0 You Can (Not) Advance

● Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo

Space Battleship Yamato 2199
Cross Ange: Rondo of Angel and Dragon

●…… Only mechs featured

Super Robot Wars V will hit the Switch in Southeast Asia on October 3rd, 2019, and it includes all 20 bonus scenarios previously released as DLC for the PS4/Vita versions. Super Robot Wars X will also see an English subtitled release in Southeast Asia.

Super Robot Wars V hits Switch in Japan on Oct. 3rd, 2019

Bonus items detailed

Super Robot Wars V was announced for Switch earlier this week, and now we know that it'll hit Japan on Oct. 3rd, 2019. The title will cost 7,600 yen for the standard edition and 11,600 yen for the limited edition. The Switch version will include the bonus scenarios that were sold as paid additional content, and early purchase bonuses include the “Present Scenario Special Starter Pack,” “Loevly Present V,” “The Ability to Use Special Participation Original Robots “Grungust” and “Huckebein” from the Start.”

Super Robot Wars V and X are coming to Switch

Bandai Namco has revealed that both Super Robot Wars V and Super Robot Wars X are coming to Switch. Super Robot Wars V originally launched for PlayStation 4 and PS Vita in February 2017, and Super Robot Wars X for the same platforms in March 2018. No word on what regions the Switch versions will see release in, but it's likely they'll get a Japanese release, plus an Asian released with English subs.


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