Indie studio Sword & Axe announced that the tactical RPG Dark Deity will launch on Nintendo Switch someday in 2022. The announcement was a part of IGN’s panel throughout Gamescom 2021. There is at the moment no confirmed launch date or value for the Nintendo Switch port.

Dark Deity launched on June 15, 2021, after a profitable Kickstarter marketing campaign related the developer with writer Freedom Games. Creator Chip Moore famous in an interview with Siliconera that he conceptualized the challenge throughout faculty again in 2018. As a direct homage to GBA-era Fire Emblem video games, the creator defined that he hoped the sport would function an introduction to the strategy-RPG style to a brand new technology of gamers. Moore even hinted at a attainable Nintendo Switch port for Dark Deity. At the time, he acknowledged that it will rely on the efficiency of the PC launch.

The tactical RPG is impressed by the Fire Emblem collection, updating the style for trendy audiences with larger decision character artwork. As we famous in our evaluation of the sport, Dark Deity presents a wide range of enhancements and changes to the everyday system reminiscent of changing “permadeath” with everlasting stat decreases. The sport acquired a typically constructive response, at the moment sitting at a “Mostly Positive” on Steam.

Dark Deity is accessible now on the PC through Steam. Sword & Axe and Freedom Games plan to launch the Nintendo Switch port someday in 2022.