Adventure RPG Eastward launches on September 16 for Nintendo Switch and PC

As revealed in today's Nintendo Indie World Showcase, publisher Chucklefish and Pixpil have announced that 2D adventure RPG Eastward will launch for Nintendo Switch and PC (Steam) on September 16, priced at £21.99 / $24.99 / €24.99.

Eastward was originally announced in 2018 for PC, with a Switch version announced in 2019, though news on the game went quiet until it suddenly reemerged with new gameplay and details just a few weeks ago.

A new trailer can be found below.

Eastward is a beautifully detailed and charming adventure game, from Shanghai-based indie developers, Pixpil, coming to PC, Mac & Nintendo Switch September 16, 2021!

In the near-future, society is starting to collapse, and the human population is at an all-time low. A deadly toxic presence has spread across the land, destroying and devouring everything in its path.

Escape a subterranean society and join Eastward’s unlikely duo on an exciting adventure to the land above! Discover beautiful yet bizarre settlements and make new friends as you travel across the world by rail.