Release This: Lost in Shadow, Ilomilo Premiere Stateside

Gamasutra's latest custom compiled worldwide release list explores a week that brings Lost in Shadow and Ilomilo to North America, while Japan hosts a remake of Square Enix's SaGa 3.
Gamasutra's regular round-up of worldwide video game releases, "Release This!", takes a look at every game title we know to be shipping to stores this week, in a custom compiled list. This week brings Lost in Shadow and Ilomilo, while Japan hosts a remake of Square Enix's SaGa 3. The following list covers all of the game software we know to be available -- across all platforms and regions -- for the week ending January 8th, 2010. Games Released in the United States: Nintendo Wii: - Ghost Mania (online) - Lost in Shadow - Sneezies (online) Xbox 360: - Ilomilo (online) PlayStation 3: - StarDrone (online) Nintendo DS: - Alt-Play: Jason Rohrer Anthology (DSi online) - Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective - Music on: Drums (DSi online) - Sherlock Holmes: Mystery of Osborne - Word Searcher 2 (DSi online) PC: - 18 Wheels of Steel: Extreme Trucker 2 - Emergency 2012 Hudson's stylish puzzle-platformer Lost in Shadow and Southend Interactive's Xbox Live Arcade logic puzzler ilomilo headline this week's domestic console release lineup. Capcom's point-and-click adventure game Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective will soon hit the Nintendo DS, while the Nintendo DSi will host a downloadable compilation of indie developer Jason Rohrer's games, including Passage, Gravitation, and Between. Games Released in Europe: No new games are scheduled for retail release in the UK this week, according to online retailer GAME. Games Released in Japan: Nintendo DS: - SaGa 3: Jikuu no Hasha - Shadow or Light PlayStation Portable: - Slotter Mania P: Mach Go Go Go III A remake of Square Enix's Game Boy-era RPG SaGa 3 (released stateside as Final Fantasy Legend III in 1993) and the Speed Racer-themed slot machine sim Slotter Mania P: Mach Go Go Go III are the only two titles slated for release this week in Japan.

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