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Nefarious launches September 13 on Switch

Posted on August 19, 2018 by (@NE_Brian) in News, Switch eShop


A couple of weeks ago, we reported that Nefarious would be coming to Switch. The news was revealed through an official news channel on the system, though at the time, no official announcement hadn’t been made.

Now thanks to Nintendo’s website, we have an official release date. Nefarious will launch via the eShop on September 13.

Here’s an overview:

Tired of playing the hero? Nefarious is a 2D action platformer where you get to be the villain! Step into the wily shoes of Crow, an evil genius on an epic quest to steal princesses for his royalty-powered death ray – the world-conquering Doom Howitzer.

Wreak havoc across five different kingdoms! Stomp on heroes in iconic battles recreated with you as the boss! Unleash your inner megalomaniac!

Key Features

You’re the villain! Kidnap princesses! Take over the world!

Lovingly crafted 2D animation and illustrated backdrops

Reverse boss battles let you fight against the hero

Globe hop between five different kingdoms

Unlock different ammo types for your grenade launcher

Mix and match customization options for your explosive punches

Uncover mysteries to unlock a secret ending!

Story that spoofs the video game trope of princess kidnapping

Nefarious will cost $14.99 on Switch.


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