Azur Lane Crosswave launches for Nintendo Switch on February 16 in North America, February 19 in Europe

Idea Factory International has announced that Azur Lane Crosswave for Nintendo Switch will launch on February 16, 2021 in North America and on February 19, 2021 in Europe. The game previously released for PlayStation 4 and PC in the West in February 2020.


Azur Lane Crosswave is a 'naval battle RPG' based on the Azur Lane mobile game featuring characters based on warships. The Nintendo Switch version official website has also updated with bios of various characters found in the game.

The Switch version also adds the following, according to Idea Factory International.

  • Taihou and Formidable, formerly DLC for the PS4/Steam version, are included as playable characters! Both come with 3 support characters each and additional story content.
  • An updated Photo Mode: You can now pose up to 6 characters instead of 3 for more photo shoot fun! Get creative with new extended camera angles.

Check out screenshots of Sakura Empire characters below. An opening movie trailer can be found here.

Azur Lane Crosswave Switch Screenshots