Developer Derek Yu’s highly beloved underground platform roguelike game Spelunky (and its acclaimed sequel) is finally heading to Switch in the 2021 “Summer” launch window.
Of course, there has been a lot of turmoil for both Switch games for quite some time. Partly because the lively replay loops inherent in roguelikes are particularly well suited for portable play, in most cases Spellunky 1 and 2 are quite clever games.
When reviewed the highly acclaimed 2012 remake on the PC, it called Spelunky “creating a rare crystal transparency that shines from every angle” and is a powerful 10/10 on a sophisticated procedural platform. And later the Essential badge appeared).
Moon Sequel Spellunky 2-New Areas, Items, Monsters, Traps, Sophisticated Sophisticated Procedural Platform-We were also able to win the Essential badge when it was launched on PC and PlayStation 4 earlier this year.
“The first Spelunky is a secret game,” writes ‘s Christian Donlan. “That is, it’s been a secret game for the last decade. Everything in this world is known and categorized. But is it a sequel? Even after 20 or 30 hours, one-third of what you’re waiting for. Knowing that I still don’t understand, the windy cliff again. “
This means that when Spelunky 1 and 2 make their Switch debut in 2021 (local multiplayer in the first game, online and local play complete in the sequel), Switch owners will entertain even if summer still feels. It means that it is. Like far away.