Platinum Games’ Astral Chain announced for Nintendo Switch


Looks intense.

Astral Chain was today announced for Nintendo Switch in today’s Nintendo Direct.

The high intensity action game looks to feature two-player co-op combat and is in development by none other than Platinum Games. Hideki Kamiya of The Wonderful 101 looks to be overseeing the project, while Takahisa Taura of NieR:Automata is directing.

“As part of a police special forces unit in a multicultural futuristic city, players work together with a special living weapon, the Legion, in a synergetic action system of battle and exploration,” Nintendo said of the game in a press release.

You can check out Astral Chain below.

Expect Astral Chain on Nintendo Switch from 30 August 2019.