Cute And Competitive Party Game Astro Bears Heads To Nintendo Switch™ In Asia Next Week

Video game publisher Leoful and Polish developer SONKA have teamed up to bring cute and competitive party game, Astro Bears, to Nintendo Switch in Asia!

Astro Bears is an easy-to-learn, hard-to-master game about running around a planet and avoiding each other’s Magical Beary Ribbons. Play as one of 8 adorable Bears and battle against family and friends in three exciting game modes!

Astro Bears will launch on May 6, 2021 on Nintendo eShop in Japan and Hong Kong for JPY700 and HKD52 respectively. Digital pre-orders begin today. Owners of the digital version of chaotic soccer party game Alpaca Ball: Allstars can enjoy a 10% discount on Astro Bears in Japan and Hong Kong.

Watch the Astro Bears launch trailer:

Bear and Alpaca Team Up!

Players who own the digital version of Alpaca Ball: Allstars can receive a 10% discount on Astro Bears on the Nintendo eShop.

Discount period: April 27, 2021 to May 31, 2021

Note 1: This offer is only available for players who are purchasing content on Nintendo eShop in Japan and Hong Kong.

Note 2: The Alpaca Ball: Allstars Nintendo Switch physical release is not eligible for this offer.

About Astro Bears

Astro Bears is an easy-to-learn, hard-to-master game about running around a planet and avoiding each other’s Magical Beary Ribbons. 

Make allies (or enemies) in Competitive mode in which players battle 1-on-1 over five challenging rounds! Invite a friend to help you collect Jetfish in a 2-player Jetfish Hunting mode and beat the global highscore together! Destroy friendships in the classic Party mode, where “beary big” legends are born!

 Astro Bears guarantees your next party will be out of this world!

Astro Bears Characters

  • Neil – the one who likes to eat while swimming,
  • Igor – the proud husband and father,
  • Xiaoli – the fastest runner of them all,
  • Bishnu – the crazy one everyone likes,
  • Wojtek – the pierogi-loving war vet,
  • Cybear – the villain with an extra life,
  • Aki – the cosplayer and tech geek,
  • Randy – the one we know nothing about

Astro Bears Features

  • 8 cute Astro Bears with different play styles
  • Local multiplayer for 2-4 players
  • Competitive mode for challenge-seeking players
  • Jetfish Hunting with single- and 2-player co-op mode
  • Online leaderboards
  • ‘80s-inspired soundtrack

Product Information (Nintendo Switch)

Title: Astro Bears

Platforms: Nintendo Switch

Release Date: May 6, 2021

Suggested Retail Price (Digital): JPY700 / HKD50 (all prices include sales tax)

Genre: Party

Languages: English, Japanese, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean

Players: 1 – 4 (local play)

Publisher: Leoful

Developer: SONKA

© SONKA S.A. 2021. Licensed to and published by Leoful.


Astro Bears website

Buy Astro Bears on Nintendo eShop (Japan)

Buy Astro Bears on Nintendo eShop (Hong Kong)

Leoful website

Leoful Facebook

Leoful Twitter

About Leoful

Leoful is a video game publisher founded in 2019 by two life-long gamers. We hope to entertain people all over the world with fun and inspiring games.


SONKA is a Polish game developer and publisher founded four years ago in Warsaw, Poland. Known for publishing games such as The Way Remastered or 911 Operator, they are also behind the Nintendo Switch ports of Duke Nukem 3D and Book of Demons, among many others. Now focused on developing own IPs like Astro Bears or TBA survival horror set in the 90’s Poland.