Roguelike Metroidvania combos are a rare breed, and we're getting a new one on the Switch this summer, Dead Cells for Switch finally has a release date.
"Merge is excited to announce release dates for the PlayStation®4, Nintendo Switch and PC physical versions of Motion Twin’s roguevania-style game, Dead Cells. The digital release date will be announced soon.
Both standard retail and special Signature Edition versions of Dead Cells for PlayStation®4 and Nintendo Switch will be available.
The PlayStation®4 and Nintendo Switch standard retail versions include a 20-page artbook and will be available in European stores on August 17 and US stores on August 21 (PlayStation®4 versions priced at $29.99 / €29.99 / £24.99 and Nintendo Switch at $34.99 / €34.99 / £29.99).
Limited to 2000 copies of each format, the Signature Edition versions will include a copy of the game, a double-CD soundtrack, an exclusive enamel character pin, a 56-page hardback artbook, a numbered certificate of authenticity and will be presented in an outer box featuring exclusive artwork in a matte finish with spot gloss. The PlayStation®4 Dead Cells Signature Edition is priced at $45 / €40 / £35 and the Nintendo Switch Dead Cells Signature Edition at $50 / €45 / £40. Both formats are available to pre-order now on the Signature Edition Games website (www.signatureeditiongames.com).
PC players can look forward to a Dead Cells Special Edition. Featuring exclusive case artwork, a 20-page concept artbook and game soundtrack. The PC Dead Cells Special Edition will launch on August 17 priced at €34.99 / £29.99."
Source Merge Games PR