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Pepper Grinder

Pepper Grinder interview

Pepper Grinder, the latest notable indie title for Switch, just released on the system this week. It was one of the standout games during Nintendo’s November 2022 Indie World Showcase. While it took a bit longer than expected, it certainly seems to have been worth the wait.

We’ve now dug a bit deeper into Pepper Grinder as part of an interview with developer Riv Hester. He spoke about the game’s inspirations – which include the likes of Ecco the Dolphin and games Nintendo fans will recognize – as well as how the graphics came together and more.

Here’s our full discussion:

Pepper Grinder launch trailer

We have a final launch trailer for Pepper Grinder, a new Switch title from Devolver Digital and Ahr Ech. The two sides just brought this one out today.

You can catch up on everything you need to know in the following overview:

Pepper Grinder review

System: Switch
Release date: March 28, 2024
Developer: Ahr Ech
Publisher: Devolver Digital


Cute girls and giant drills are like the ultimate combination of adventure, cuteness, and the ability to get through just about anything. Pepper and Grinder are an incredible duo: a young pirate, Pepper has a dream to amass mountains of treasure. Her side arm and companion, Grinder, is just the one that can help her get it all done – able to blast right through the earth and find gold and gems galore. Together they make a pretty tough pair, but is their adventure worth all that sand?

Pepper Grinder release date

Devolver Digital and Ahr Ech have passed along the release date for Pepper Grinder. The two sides will be releasing it for Switch on March 28, 2024.

Learn more about the title in the following overview:

Pepper Grinder delayed

We’ll have to wait a bit longer for Pepper Grinder, as the game has just been delayed. Publisher Devolver Digital and developer Ahr Ech have moved the title to 2024.

Pepper Grinder was previously revealed during an Indie World Showcase last November. The initial plan was to have the game out this year.

Pepper Grinder

Publisher Devolver Digital and developer Ahr Ech have announced Pepper Grinder, a new an action-packed pirate adventure for Switch. It will launch in 2023 – a more specific date will be provided in the future.

First details can be found in the following overview:


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