Spirit of the North launches in May
Posted on April 23, 2020 by Brian(@NE_Brian) in News, Switch eShop
Publisher Merge Games and developer Infuse Studio today announced that Spirit of the North, the exploration-puzzle adventure game, will release on Switch on May 7. It will be sold digitally via the eShop, though Signature Edition Games should also be offering a physical version.
Here’s an overview of Spirit of the North plus a trailer:
Awaken… begin a quiet journey of discovery and companionship after rousing the slumbering Spirit of the North.
Spirit of the North is a single-player 3rd-person adventure game inspired by the breath-taking and mysterious landscapes of Iceland. The story takes root from various pieces of Nordic folklore.
Play as an ordinary red fox whose story becomes entwined with the guardian of the Northern Lights, a female spirit fox. As you journey over the mountains and under red-stained skies, you’ll discover more about your companion and a land left in ruin. Traverse tundra, glaciers, and mountainsides as you follow a foreboding scarlet trail that paints the sky.
Breathe in your surroundings to solve various puzzles and speculate the meaning of a lost ancient civilization. With the help of your new companion, shed light on the ruins of the past and overcome obstacles.
• Make your way across stunning landscapes, on an emotionally stirring journey.
• Solve environmental puzzles to change the world around you, using ancient powers bestowed upon you by the guardian of the Northern Lights.
• Follow the mysterious Spirit Fox across a land left in ruin as you discover more about a lost civilization.
• Moving orchestral soundtrack featuring 14 original compositions.
Pricing for Spirit of the North is set at $24.99 / £19.99/ €20.99. Pre-orders begin on April 30 alongside a 20 percent introductory discount until May 20 in North America and May 21 in other regions.
Source: Merge Games PR