After a very busy February and March just end with the likes of Elden RingAtelier Sophie 2The Kaito FilesGran Turismo 7Triangle Strategy, and more, we had a relatively calm April and May with Chrono CrossNintendo Switch Sports, The Centennial Case, Deadcraft, 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. This month has a few notable releases towards the end of the month and some interesting ports. Here’s what you need to know about the Japanese games releasing in June 2022.

Japanese video games releasing in June 2022

June 10

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Hinokami Chronicles
Nintendo Switch

Mario Strikers: Battle League
Nintendo Switch

Metal Max Xeno Reborn
PQube Games
PS4, Nintendo Switch, PC

June 16

Overlord: Escape from Nazarick
Kadokawa Games
Nintendo Switch, PC

Horgihugh And Friends
Aksys Games
Nintendo Switch

June 23

Sonic Origins
PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC

Nintendo Switch

June 24

Pocky and Rocky Reshrined
Natume Inc
PS4, Nintendo Switch

AI: The Somnium Files – Nirvana Initiative
Spike Chunsoft
PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC

Capcom Fighting Collection
PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC

Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes
Nintendo Switch

June 28

Disgaea 6 Complete
NIS America
PS5, PS4, PC

June 30

Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak
Nintendo Switch, PC

Ground Divers
Arc System Works
Nintendo Switch

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

Updated on June 6, 2022 – Added Pocky & Rocky Reshrined, ElecHead, Overlord, and Horgihugh.

Updated on June 14, 2022 – Added Ground Divers.

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