Nintendo of Europe has announced that Sin and Punishment: Star Successor will be released in Europe on May 7, one whole month before the game is due to hit US stores. Yesterday Nintendo of America announced that the game would launch in North America on June 7.

Sin and Punishment: Star Successor is from legendary developer Treasure. The game features non-stop action with two playable characters and international online leaderboards to track high scores.

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