NIS America has released Mad Gear Games-developed retro-style local multiplayer side-scroller Kemono Heroes for Switch via the Nintendo eShop for $14.99. It supports English, Spanish, Japanese, Korean, Simplified Chinese, and Korean language options.
Here is an overview of the game, via NIS America:
Tsukigami, the Moon God, has transformed the inhabitants of the forest into stone, and only the four Animal Ninja Masters can break the spell and restore their home! Harness each character’s swift moves, arsenal of tools, and unique powers to fight through hordes of evil spirit minions to reach Mt. Fuji and confront the Moon God. With upgradeable weapons and items, local multiplayer support for up to four players, and charming visuals drawn from retro side-scrollers and traditional folklore, Kemono Heroes is truly a vivid and memorable action adventure!
- A Living Folktale – Discover a colorful world filled with charming and memorable characters, rendered in vivid retro-style graphics.
- The Art of the Ninja – Cunning moves, unlockable powers, and an array of deadly tools allow you to develop your own playstyle and conquer the trials of each stage YOUR way!
- Path to Mastery – Play alone or with up to four people with local multiplayer, harness each character’s unique abilities, and upgrade your weapons to challenge the Moon God.
Watch the launch trailer below.