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Journey dev’s latest game Sky: Children of the Light seemingly coming to Switch with cross-play support

Posted on January 18, 2020 by (@NE_Brian) in News, Switch eShop

thatgamecompany, the studio behind the hit game Journey, has indicated that its latest title Sky: Children of the Light will be on Switch in the future.

Co-founder and creative director Jenova Chen shared the news in a recent issue of MCV/Develop. Chen noted that the title will “cross all platforms” down the road, and specifically mentioned Switch as part of the plan. thatgamecompany intends to support full cross-play regardless of the system you’re playing on.

Chen said:

“… But our game runs on iPad, on PC, it will run on console in the future. … In the future, it’s going to cross all platforms. And whether you have PlayStation or Switch we will support crossplay.”

For those who haven’t heard of Sky: Children of the Light previously, check out the following overview and trailer:

From the award-winning creators behind Journey (2013 Game of The Year) and the highly-acclaimed Flower, comes a ground-breaking social adventure that is set to warm your hearts.

Welcome to the enchanting world of Sky, a beautifully-animated kingdom waiting to be explored by you and your loved ones.

In Sky, we arrive as the Children of the Light, spreading hope through the desolate kingdom to return fallen Stars to their constellations.

In the kingdom of Sky, you can…

– Soar and explore 7 dreamlike realms to uncover the mystery

– Encounter and socialize with like-minded players from around the world

– Feel free to express yourself with a delightful selection of character customizations

– Team up with others to adventure into darker realms, save spirits and uncover ancient treasures

– Gift candles of light to share appreciation and grow friendships

– Enjoy a unique musical experience and create harmonies together

– Join an ever-expanding world with new upcoming attractions, including seasonal events and expansion of realms

We’ll let you know if we end up receiving an official announcement regarding a Switch version of Sky: Children of the Light in the future.

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