SteamWorld Quest: Hand of Gilgamech launches April 25

Card-based RPG dated.

SteamWorld Quest: Hand of Gilgamech

SteamWorld Quest: Hand of Gilgamech will launch for Switch via the Nintendo eShop on April 25 for $24.99 / €24.99 / £22.49, developer Image & Form Games announced.

Here is an overview of the game, via Image & Form Games:

SteamWorld Quest is the first RPG from Image & Form, and it is switching things up with card-based battles where you build, craft and upgrade your heroes’ decks.

In SteamWorld Quest, you lead a party of aspiring heroes who take on whatever threat comes their way by crafting your own deck of cards—choosing from over 100 unique punch-cards! What awaits you is a luscious treasure chest filled with gold, dragons, vivid worlds, magic, knights in shining armor as well as XP, turn-based combat and all the usuals that RPG fans love! The mix of traditional fantasy and bantering steam-driven robots makes for an unforgettable experience with lots of laughs.

Watch a new trailer and 22-minute gameplay video below.

Trailer

IGN Gameplay

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