Sifu first launched for PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, and PC via Epic Games Store on February 8.
Like the PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4 releases, Microids will distribute a physical edition of Sifu for Switch featuring a SteelBook, figurine, pendant of tenacity, litograph set, and 160-page “Behind the Art of Sifu” developer’s diary.
Here is an overview of the game, via Sloclap:
Sifu places players in the shoes of a Pak Mei Kung-Fu student who has spent their life training for a day of reckoning after the brutal murder of their entire family by a mysterious assassination squad. With just one day and countless enemies in their way, players must beat insurmountable odds and defeat members of the powerful organization to claim revenge. However, on such a quest for vengeance, time is the price paid. With a magical talisman to revive players after death, defeat doesn’t spell the end. Though the student always gets back, the cost of magic is dear, however, and they will age significantly every time they come back to life.
Following its debut on PlayStation consoles and PC in February, Sifu was hailed as one of 2022’s early GOTY contenders surpassing more than one million copies sold in its first three weeks and garnering critical acclaim. Sloclap’s support of Sifu has been extensive, with two updates having launched throughout this year that added difficulty modes, a long list of exciting gameplay modifiers, new outfits and more. All update content added to Sifu to date will be available to players on Switch upon launch.
Watch a new trailer below. View a new set of screenshots at the gallery.
Switch Announce Trailer