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Beyond a Steel Sky Switch

Publisher Microids and developer Revolution Software have nailed down a release date for the Switch version of Beyond a Steel Sky. The 3D adventure thriller is appearing on Nintendo’s console starting November 30, it’s been announced.

We have the following overview of Beyond a Steel Sky thanks to Microids:

Murder Mystery Machine gameplay

Tying in with this week’s release, new gameplay is available for Murder Mystery Machine. Microids and Blazing Griffin brought the modern noir deduction thriller to Switch this week.

Here’s everything you need to know about Murder Mystery Machine:

The Smurfs: Mission Vileaf

Microids and Osome Studio have unveiled a new trailer for The Smurfs: Mission Vileaf featuring the Smurfizer mechanic. Check it out below.

The Smurfs: Mission Vileaf arrives on Switch on October 26.


Marsupilami: Hoobadventure

As part of Gamescom 2021, publisher Microids and developer Ocellus Studio have prepared a new trailer for their upcoming platformer Marsupilami: Hoobadventure.

Here’s a recap on the game for those that missed out on the original announcement:

Asterix & Obelix: Slap Them All! release date

Microids and Mr. Nutz Studio have nailed down a release date for Asterix & Obelix: Slap Them All!, their new beat ’em up game for Switch. While we previously had a fall launch window, it’s now confirmed that the title will release on November 25.

The original announcement took place earlier this year. At the time, we only had a vague fall window. This is the first time we’re hearing about an actual release date for Asterix & Obelix: Slap Them All!

We have the following overview for the game straight from Microids:

Alfred Hitchcock - Vertigo

Microids and Pendulo Studios have debuted a new trailer for Alfred Hitchcock – Vertigo, a new psychological thriller for Switch. Watch it below.

Alfred Hitchcock – Vertigo will initially come to PC this year, but is looks like console versions – including Switch – will now ship in 2022. Learn more about the game here.

Amazon has revealed a special version for the upcoming release of The Smurfs: Mission Vileaf. Alongside the standard release will be a collector’s edition.

Here’s what’s included:

The Murder Mystery Machine

Blazing Griffin and Microids have announced that puzzle solving mystery game Murder Mystery Machine is arriving on the Switch eShop on August 25.

Here’s the original announcement trailer if you missed it.

Source: Microids PR

Agatha Christie - Hercule Poirot: The First Cases

Microids and Blazing Griffin have announced Agatha Christie – Hercule Poirot: The First Cases, an upcoming detective and adventure game starring a young Hercule Poirot. It’s due out for Switch on September 28.

Check out the following overview and trailer, courtesy of Microids:

The Gear.Club Unlimited franchise has sold over one million copies on Switch, Microids and Eden Games has announced.

Gear.Club Unlimited first launched in 2017. A sequel, Gear.Club Unlimited 2, followed in 2018. Both are Switch exclusives.

Microids CEO Stéphane Longeard said of the milestone:

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