Prinny Presents NIS Classics Volume 1 Brings Two SRPG Epics To Switch In August

Arriving on August 31, Prinny Presents NIS Classics Volume 1 gets a new trailer highlighting Soul Nomad & the World Eaters


Publisher NIS America announced today that Prinny Presents NIS Classics Volume 1 will release on Nintendo Switch on August 31, 2021, in North America.

First revealed during the New Game Plus Expo Stream in March, the collection includes the strategy RPGs Phantom Brave: The Hermuda Triangle Remastered and Soul Nomad & the World Eaters. The latter title will also launch on Steam as a standalone release on August 31.

To celebrate today’s announcement, publisher NISA has put out a new trailer offering a look at Soul Nomad & the World Eaters. Running just over a minute long, it highlights some of the mechanics found in the 2007 SRPG, such as the various character classes, special abilities, and multiple paths you can choose throughout the course of the game.

What are you waiting for? Check out the latest trailer for Prinny Presents NIS Classics Volume 1 below:

Here’s a rundown of Soul Eaters courtesy of the publisher:

“Gig and the gang are back to spread destruction! Utilize customizable “Rooms” to assemble and experiment with different team builds with over 25 different unit types such as Knight, Archer, Nereid, and Griphos Knight. Make impactful choices that change the outcome of the story, scout out battle conditions prior to combat, and even kidnap or do battle with the townsfolk!”

For more on the collection, be sure to check out our coverage of its original announcement along with the reveal trailer.

If you’ve been looking to channel your armchair tactician, this collection certainly looks like it’ll scratch that itch when it arrives on the Nintendo Switch in August. Be sure to stay tuned to Hey Poor Player for more details on NIS Classics Volume 1 as they become available.

So, what do you think of the look of Soul Nomad & the World Eaters? Did you play the game when it first released on the PlayStation 2? If you did, will you be diving back in for more when Prinny Presents NIS Classics Volume 1 this Summer? Let us know down in the comments section below.


Frank has been the caffeine-fueled evil overlord of HeyPoorPlayer since 2008. He speaks loudly and carries a big stick to keep the staff of the HPP madhouse in check. A collector of all things that blip and beep, he has an extensive collection of retro consoles and arcade machines crammed into his house. Currently playing: Chorus (XSX), Battlefield 2042 (XSX), Xeno Crisis (Neo Geo)

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