After a calm start to the year, we had a very busy February and March just end with the likes of Elden RingAtelier Sophie 2The King of Fighters XVVariable BarricadeThe Kaito Files, Gran Turismo 7Triangle Strategy, Persona 4 Arena Ultimax, and more. If you missed our Game of the Year coverage, check out the best games of 2021 here, best soundtracks of 2021 here, and our platform specific lists for PS5PS4SwitchXbox OneXbox Series X, and PC. Here’s what you need to know about the Japanese games releasing in April 2022.

Japanese video games releasing in April 2022

April 1

Seventh Lair
Novect / Mangagamer

April 7


Chrono Cross: The Radical Dreamers Edition
Square Enix
PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC

The House of the Dead: Remake
Forever Entertainment
Nintendo Switch

April 12

13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim
Nintendo Switch

April 15

Taito Milestones
ININ Games
Nintendo Switch

April 19

Neptunia X Senran Kagura: Ninja Wars
Idea Factory International
Nintendo Switch

April 21

Samurai Bringer
PS4, Nintendo Switch, PC

April 28

Tasomachi: Behind the Twilight
PS4, Nintendo Switch

Flyhigh Works
Nintendo Switch

April 29

Nintendo Switch Sports
Nintendo Switch

I’ll update this if any dates change or when new games are announced for the month.

Update on April 1 at 9 PM: Added Taito Milestones Nintendo Switch release date.

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