The indie side-scrolling journey recreation Owlboy is releasing for Nintendo Switch. The information was introduced in the course of the latest Japanese episode of Nintendo’s YouTube collection, The Cat Mario Show.
Owlboy was initially launched for PC in 2016, although developer D-Pad Studio first started engaged on the title again in 2007. The recreation places gamers within the function of Octus, the eponymous owl boy who’s tasked with saving his village from a band of sky pirates. Octus should use his present of flight to navigate by means of the sport’s advanced levels. He also can group up with a variety of different characters and use their distinctive skills to battle enemies and managers whereas he ferries them by means of the air.
Despite its protracted improvement cycle, Owlboy was met with important acclaim when it launched. In our Owlboy review, we referred to as the title “a heartfelt experience that will touch anyone with an affinity for great art and storytelling” and awarded it 9/10. It additionally earned the #18 spot on our Game of the Year 2016 Countdown.
At the second, Owlboy hasn’t been introduced for another platforms. Similarly, no pricing or launch particulars for the Switch model have been revealed simply but.