For fans of roguelike deckbuilding games, we might have some good news for you. Yes, San Francisco-based developer Shiny Shoe and Dutch publisher Good Shepherd Entertainment have announced that their critically acclaimed card fight hit, Monster Train, will be released for Nintendo Switch on August 19.
Additionally, the Switch version – dubbed Monster Train First Class – will not only come with the full base game, but it will also include The Last Divinity DLC pack, a few bonus cards, and a bunch of new units and gameplay features that have been released. added via post-launch updates. In other words, Switch owners will also get the latest version of the game and DLC.
Coinciding with the confirmation of the official release date is a brand new Switch-specific trailer, which you can check out below:
Originally released last year on PC, the acclaimed strategy title Slay The Spire-esque received excellent reviews reviews and has been praised for its deep and addictive multi-level play loop.
Those interested in purchasing Monster Train First Class can go ahead and pre-order it for $ 29.99 / £ 29.99 here.
For more information, feel free to browse the game’s features thanks to its latest press release:
Roguelike card strategy with a twist: Put your tactical skills to the ultimate test and experience a new approach to deckbuilding with not one, but three battlegrounds to defend at the same time.
Choose your challenge: Monster Train First Class offers 25 levels of difficulty to overcome! Take on new daily challenges with hugely modified gameplay mutators and compete in global leaderboards, then design your own unique challenges and share them with your friends!
Infinite replayability: No race is ever the same! Unlock new items, choose different routes and decks, and take on ever-changing enemies and bosses, with even more content included in “The Last Divinity” DLC.
Build and master unique decks: Build your decks from hundreds of upgradeable cards and a variety of monster clans with multiple levels to unlock.
Cross-play online multiplayer: Hell Rush mode offers up to eight players (with cross play between PC, Xbox, and Switch) a competitive real-time multiplayer skill battle. You can also invite your friends to any platform to play personalized cross matches with you.