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The Stretchers

Hello, my Norman Reeduses and Freaky Fetuses! This week on NEP, we celebrate Terry Bogard’s debut in Smash with lots of creativity flowing; we muse on ideas for licensed anime games like Food Wars Shokugeki no Soma, Trigun, Sailor Moon… We also kick the show off with some chat about general media—I promise there’s structure to this show. Galen talks his captivation with Luigi’s Mansion 3, Oni Dino is charmed by Destiny Connect, and general banter continues. “C’mon!”

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The Stretchers is officially available worldwide. Following the Japanese and European release, the Tarsier Studios-made co-op puzzle game can be found on the North American eShop.

Here’s the full announcement:

Nintendo just announced and released a new downloadable Switch game out of nowhere. We first heard about the comedic co-op game The Stretchers last night, and it has already launched in Europe and Japan – North America is likely to follow very soon.

As it turns out, Nintendo is only publishing The Stretchers. It’s actually Tarsier Studios behind the project. Tarsier definitely has a strong pedigree, as the company previously created Little Nightmares.

Source: Nintendo PR

Nintendo’s newest Switch game, The Stretchers, has seen a surprise release in both Japan and Europe. Take a look at some footage in the video below.

A couple of hours ago, Nintendo surprised us by releasing a new first-party published game on the Japanese eShop called The Stretchers. The game was actually developed by Tarsier Studios, whose previous work includes Little Nightmares. The game is now also available on the European eShop. Here’s the English launch trailer: