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Playtonic and Team17 released Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair on various platforms this week, including Switch. As is tradition at this point, Digital Foundry examined the game to see how it holds up from a technical perspective.

When playing docked, Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair maintains a resolution of 1360×765. Portable mode reduces the image to 960×540. Fortunately, the platformer almost always run at 60 frames per second on Switch.

Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair, Playtonic’s second game and a new 2D platformer for Switch, is out today. We’ve included a new launch trailer below.

Yooka-Laylee will be adding a new model for its 64-bit Tonic, developer Playtonic has announced. A specific release date hasn’t been announced.

Players can already access the 64-bit Tonic, which gives Yooka-Laylee a retro-esque look. However, the in-game model didn’t really match the feel of that style. With this new model – pictured above – Playtonic is delivering on fan requests to have Yooka and Laylee seem as though they were right out of the N64 era.

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Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair launches for Switch next Tuesday. See how the game holds up on the console by watching the footage below.

The folks over at GameXplain recently had the chance to go hands-on with Playtonic’s 2D platformer Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair and recorded about 16 minutes of direct-feed footage. Give it a watch:

By pre-ordering Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair, players will receive some extra tonics. View a trailer showing the various bonuses below.

Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair has been given a release date. According to eShop listings, it will launch worldwide on October 8.

Here’s an overview of Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair, along with a trailer:

IGN has offered a new look at Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair on Switch from Gamescom. Check out some footage below.

Team17 hosted a live stream with some of the developers behind Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair this week and showed off a bunch of footage. View the full recording of the event below.

IGN has offered another look at Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair with some level change gameplay. We’ve included the video below.