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Physical edition of SNK Heroines will be exclusive of Switch in the USA

Nintendo will distribute the game on the continent thanks to its agreement with NIS America

If you are a fan of the legacy of fighting games that has left the history of SNK, sure you are excited about SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy , title that presents the most emblematic fighters of the Japanese company. This title will come to Switch and PS4, however, in what corresponds to our continent there is important news for the owners of the Nintendo console as the physical version for the United States will be exclusive to Switch.

In an interview conducted by MCV, Takuro Yamashita, general director of NIS America, spoke about the agreement with Nintendo that has resulted in the physical version of SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy being exclusive to the Switch in the US. Initially, the director revealed that NIS America only considered the version of the fighting game for PS4, however, Nintendo of Europe approached in an edition of gamescom with the company and with SNK to propose a deal and get the game to reach Switch. The meeting paid off and Nintendo not only managed to get the game to its console, but also that the physical version for the USA was exclusive.

In that sense, Yamashita also mentioned that given the exclusivity agreement they have concluded with Nintendo, there will not be a physical edition for PS4 in America: "the physical version will be exclusive to Nintendo, PS4 will only have a digital version and a special edition that It will include a disc but it can only be purchased in SNK's online store, that's the deal and we will not release a version like that for PS4. " At the same time, the manager informed that it will be Nintendo of America that distributes SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy and this will be possible through the purchase of a significant amount of copies to NIS America.

Finally, Yamashita stated that the reason why NIS America agreed to enter into an exclusive agreement with Nintendo was the treatment that the company has given them and the sales performance they have had in Switch: "We have started to do more things for Switch. [Nintendo] supports us in an important way and in comparison Sony is not so friendly with small companies, like us, they only care about important Japanese companies, and if we launch something simultaneously in Switch and PS4, sales have a ratio of 2 to 1 ".

SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy will arrive on September 7 to Switch and PS4.


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