GameSense.co is an open platform to give gamers a voice by sharing reviews, news, and videos. We're looking for gamers to write reviews and post videos. Learn more.

Super Robot Wars X to release on Switch in Asia with English support how to play it

Posted By   larynx's Avatar larynx
October 4th, 2019
0

Super Robot Wars X is coming to the Switch with English subtitles. This is great news, if you're as excited as I am you'll want to know how to get your hands on it.

Thanks to the Nintendo Switch not being region locked, playing Asian releases of games is as easy as can be. No need for any sort of mods or tricks.

When Super Robot Wars X releases on January 10th, 2020, playing it outside of Asia is as simple as creating a Japanese eShop account and purchasing it in the Japanese eShop.

To make a Japanese Nintendo, simply visit http://accounts.nintendo.com to create a new account. But when you do, select Japan as your region.

Then, you'll create a new user on your switch and link the new user to the new Nintendo account you made.

Log into the new account you made and head on over to the eShop. Everything will be in Japanese, but all the locations of the buttons and menus are the same. This is the most difficult part, but it's not necessary as you can buy a physical copy from Amazon or an importer like Play Asia and not deal with the Japanese eShop.

If you import Super Robot Wars X, you'll probably have to pay a bit more than the direct exchange rate. Your credit card company may charge additional fees than the standard price. Which is why a physical copy, while it may cost more, is worth it.

That's it! Playing Super Robot Wars X on a non Asian switch is that easy.

Super Robot Wars is a series that's always struggled to have an official Western release. There are a lot of licensing issue which typically prevent Super Robot Wars X from releasing in the USA. This is typically due to different localization companies having licensees for series that normally have one company in charge of them. sometimes we get one, but it's usually pretty rare.

While it may seem like a disappointment to have to navigate the eShop in Japanese, or to pay extra for an imported game, these are extremely easy ways to get Japanese games on a non Japanese console, this is a lot easier than it's historically been.

I'm excited to get my hands on Super Robot Wars X. Thanks to the Nintendo Switch not being region locked, it's as easy as ever to play Japanese import games.

Read More @ nintendoeverything.com
Game Sense is dedicated to your privacy, so we provide these neat Amazon Affiliate links to what you're looking at. We are paid a small percent of the sale, at no cost to you, when you buy something from above, and it helps keep Game Sense free, open, and respecting your privacy.
View All Posts
Super Robot Wars X
63.3
game: Super Robot Wars X
Post's Effect:
100

Vote Here:
Super Robot Wars X's Post Hash Tags

Filter other posts by hash tags that other gamers have added to other posts. The score is how much each hash tag affects the score based on gamer's votes, but the main score is also affected by other factors, like ratings.

Leave A Comment

Game Sense comments are open to all Game Sense Gamers. You can join now if you haven't already.

Comments (0 / Page )

Sort By:

Sort Type:

Be the first to comment!

No Game Sense? No Problem! You can join when you make your post.