Amazon US has had Shantae: 1/2 Genie Hero Day One Edition for Switch up for a while now and is currently unavailable. A lot of us Europeans that would love the physical edition of Shantae’s latest adventure couldn’t justify paying another €15 on top just to have it delivered to Europe. Well, good news! Amazon UK have now opened up pre-orders and will dispatch to most countries in Europe including, Germany, France, Spain and Sweden. It has a placeholder date of 31st December and will change as soon as there is official confirmation from the publishers. The physical edition comes with all major DLC, artbook, and Soundtrack CD, all for just £39.99 plus shipping (Price may vary depending on region and if you are an Amazon Prime member).
Here is an overview of the features as listed on the Amazon UK listing:
- The complete package! – This Ultimate Edition contains the award-winning Shantae: Half-Genie Hero, plus three major expansions – Pirate Queen’s Quest DLC, Friends To The End DLC and Costume Mode DLC – all in one bumper package!
- Day One Edition bonuses! – Also includes the essential Shantae: Half-Genie Hero artbook, and the toe-tapping, 30-song Risky Beats soundtrack CD!
- Incredible visuals! – Eschewing the series’ former pixel art look, 2D characters and 3D worlds combine seamlessly in Shantae: Half-Genie Hero for the most beautiful platformer yet.
- Peerless adventuring! – Revisit stages with new transformation abilities and morph into a wacky range of creatures (elephants! crabs! mice!) to uncover deeply hidden secrets and unexplored areas.
- Play as the full gang! – Shantae’s got company! Take control of popular co-stars Sky, Bolo, Rottytops and even series antagonist Risky Boots herself, and use each character’s unique skills to journey through new storylines and scenarios long after Shantae’s quest is over!
Source: Amazon UK