CALABASAS, CALIF. – November 16, 2017 – Portal Knights, the award-winning cooperative sandbox action-RPG developed by Keen Games and published by 505 Games, will arrive globally on Nintendo Switch on November 23 as a digital download from the Nintendo eShop for £24.99. Players can pre-purchase Portal Knights immediately by visiting the Nintendo eShop from their Nintendo Switch system or by clicking here. A physical edition of Portal Knights for Nintendo Switch will be available at most major gaming retailers in the UK on February 8, 2018 for £24.99 and in March 2018 for US Amazon.com is listing the pre-order!
Following successful global launches earlier this year on Steam for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, the colourful and imaginative world of Portal Knights has been optimised for Nintendo Switch to allow players even more ways to build, battle and share their epic journey with friends and family, including:
· Touch Screen Support: Players can tap and swipe the Nintendo Switch touch screen to manage and organise their inventory faster and more efficiently
· Online Multiplayer: Play together and explore the expansive 3D sandbox world with friends and Nintendo Switch gamers around the world with up to four players in online multiplayer mode
· Wireless Play Support: Play in split screen up to four players by connecting two Nintendo Switch systems or in full screen up to four players by connecting four Nintendo Switch systems
Nintendo Switch players will also have immediate access to the recently released Portal Knights v1.2 update, which provides players access to brand new features and content including Vacant Islands, new boss quests and vanity items, new enemies and more.
In Portal Knights, players begin their journey as a Warrior, Mage or Ranger, then level up their character while gathering resources to craft powerful weapons, armour and spells to defeat formidable monsters and epic bosses in real-time combat. Players can work cooperatively with friends or family to build structures, explore dungeons and combine the unique attack styles of all classes to overcome challenging perils together while traveling between expansive, imaginative 3D worlds.
Portal Knights is currently in development for mobile devices and will release late 2017.
Portal Knights is rated PEGI 3.
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About 505 Games
505 Games is a global video game publisher focused on offering a broad selection of titles for players of all ages and levels. The company publishes and distributes premium and free-to-play games on leading console, PC and handheld platforms as well as for mobile devices and social networks.
Publishing highlights in premium games include Last Day of June, PAYDAY 2, Terraria, Portal Knights, Assetto Corsa, ABZÛ, Virginia, Brothers – A Tale of Two Sons and How to Survive. Free-to-play publishing highlights include Battle Islands, Gems of War and Hawken. Distribution highlights include Stardew Valley, Dead by Daylight and Inside/Limbo. Upcoming titles include Laser League, Indivisible (from the development team behind Skullgirls), Underworld Ascendant (successor to the popular Ultima Underworld series), and Koji Igarashi’s next project, Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night.
505 Games has offices in California, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy, Spain and China. It works with a network of distribution and sub-licensing partners in all other markets. For more information on 505 Games and its products please visit www.505games.com.