Dauntless now available for Switch

Free-to-play online action RPG now playable on the go.

Dauntless

Free-to-play online action RPG Dauntless is now available for Switch via the Nintendo eShop, developer Phoenix Labs announced.

The Switch version features full cross-platform support with the previously released PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC versions, allowing Switch to play with friends on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC, as well as cross-progression support across all devices.

Debuting alongside the Switch version is “Stormchasers,” Dauntless‘ biggest free content update to date, which includes “Escalation,” a new type of sequential hunt that features dual Behemoth encounters in addition to a number roguelike elements, and culminates in a showdown against the shock-infused Behemoth Malkarion. A new Hunt Pass, “Myth & Legend,” is also available.

Today also marks Dauntless‘ debut in Japan across all available platforms, featuring full localization with subtitle and character support.

Here is an overview of the game, via Nintendo.com:

Battle for survival at the edge of the world. As a Slayer, it’s up to you to hunt down the boss-sized Behemoths that are devouring the land. Team up with millions of players as you master challenging co-op battles, craft deadly weapons and powerful armor, and forge your legend as a Slayer of Ramsgate.

Dauntless is a free-to-play online action RPG from Phoenix Labs. Look forward to regular updates, seasonal events, new Behemoths, and more in a rich, evolving world.

Watch the Switch launch trailer below.

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