2D side-scrolling action game Kemono Heroes for Switch launches February 27 in Japan

Published by Nippon Ichi Software.

Kemono Heroes

Nippon Ichi Software will release Mad Gear Games-developed 2D side-scrolling action game Kemono Heroes for Switch via the Nintendo eShop on February 27 in Japan for 1,500 yen, the latest issue of Weekly Famitsu reveals.

Here is an overview of the game, via its official website:


Kemono Heroes combines elements of run and gun, fast arcade action with dashes and slashes, with cool and fluffy characters. It can be experienced alone, choosing between three difficulties to enjoy a real challenge. Up to fpur friends can also join forces in cooperative mode, fighting and helping each other to overcome any obstacles in their way.


Tsukigami, the Moon God is mad at the inhabitants of the forest and has transformed all of them into stone. The four Animal Ninja Masters are the only ones that can fight against Tsukigami’s hordes of evil spirit minions to reach Mt Fuji and confront him in time to break his magic Spell.

Key Features

  • A one-to-four players cooperative game.
  • Four different characters with different abilities.
  • Four worlds with lots of sub-stages.
  • Unlockable weapons and powers.
  • Lots of fun and action!

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