Xuan Yuan Sword: Mists Beyond the Mountains launches for Nintendo Switch on December 8

Eastasiasoft and Softstar have announced that Xuan Yuan Sword: Mists Beyond the Mountains will launch for Nintendo Switch eShop on December 8, alongside Windows Store. The remade classic Chinese RPG was released for PC (Steam) this past July.

A new trailer and description can be found below, via Eastasiasoft.

Independent developer and publisher Eastasiasoft Limited today announced that acclaimed Chinese RPG Xuan Yuan Sword: Mists Beyond the Mountains will launch for Nintendo Switch in North America and Europe as well as the Windows Store worldwide on December 8, 2023 featuring full support for English, Japanese, Traditional Chinese and Simplified Chinese text.

Xuan Yuan Sword: Mists Beyond the Mountains is a traditional RPG with turn-based combat and beautifully illustrated 2D sprites that draws inspiration from both Eastern and Western mythologies and history. As Frankish knight Septem, players must recruit a diverse party of characters from disparate lands to unite would-be enemies against a common threat. Using a special Spirit Fusion Pot, it is possible to capture and fuse enemies into new items or creatures to aid in the globe-spanning journey.

Xuan Yuan Sword: Mists Beyond the Mountains is originally developed by Softstar Entertainment Inc. Digital pricing is set at US$14.99/€14.99, plus a 10% launch discount will be available for a limited time.

About Xuan Yuan Sword: Mists Beyond the Mountains

In Xuan Yuan Sword: Mists Beyond the Mountains, Eastern and Western worlds collide in an epic tale spanning Eurasia, Arabia, Francia and China. Embark on an epic journey to locate the Invincible Arts of War as you take the role of Septem, a Frankish Knight unwittingly drawn into the power struggle between disparate cultures.

Xuan Yuan Sword: Mists Beyond the Mountains presents its narrative using mythological and historically-inspired architectural styles, garb, cuisine and customs, blended with traditional turn-based RPG mechanics and HD hand-painted sprites. Recruit new characters to your party, capture enemies in battle using the Spirit Fusion Pot, then craft new items and monsters from Eastern or Western altars for different resulting appearances and properties. Only by uniting the powers of East and West can you hope to challenge the ambitions of the dark lord who tears at the seams of civilization!

Key Features

  • Experience traditional RPG mechanics with hand-painted 2D sprites!
  • Take the role of a heroic knight and lead a diverse party of characters.
  • Engage in turn-based combat and execute beautifully animated skills!
  • Capture and fuse enemies into new items and monsters.
  • Draw from the power of Eastern and Western mythologies!