The Journey Down series is coming to the Nintendo Switch. The first game will run $9.99 and should arrive sometime this summer. Parts 2 and 3 will cost $20 each, or you can get the entire bundle for $39.99. For more information on this puzzly point and click adventure series, check out the trailer for the first game and the press release below!
In a collaboration between indie developer SkyGoblin and BlitWorks, an established video game porting studio from Barcelona, the two companies will be bringing The Journey Down series to PS4, Xbox One and the Nintendo Switch.
The Journey Down is a critically acclaimed point-and-click series with an Afro-Caribbean twist. Inspired by their love for the classics of the genre SkyGoblin has created a game that really stands out on its own, making it a must have for fans of graphic adventure games.
Join Bwana on a breathtaking point-and-click adventure saga, get the first chapter for $9.99 / 9,99€ or save money getting the full The Journey Down Trilogy bundle for $39.99 / 39,99€. Plus, if you get the bundle you’ll be able to play chapters two and three before they are released individually!”
Release dates for the first episode and bundle:
PS4 US: May 29th
PS4 EU: May 30th
XONE: June 1st
The second and third chapters will arrive in the coming weeks for $19.99 / 19,99€ each. We’ll reach out to you again shortly, regarding launch dates of the Nintendo Switch version of The Journey Down.
The Journey Down Trilogy
Uncover secrets and reveal plots on a journey that spans from the sprawling metropolis of St. Armando to the ancient jungles and temples of the mythical Underland. This bundle includes The Journey Down: Chapter One, Two and Three.
The adventure starts in a shady corner of Kingsport Bay, at the outskirts of St Armando, where Bwana and his trusted sidekick Kito struggle to make ends meet at their run-down gas station. Little do they know that they are about to be thrown into a spine-tingling adventure that will take them far from home and right into a twisting plot of corruption and danger. Get ready to embark on an epic journey of laughs and brain-teasing adventure!
In the first chapter of The Journey Down, the search for a lost journal leads to forgotten secrets of the mysterious Underland. Follow Bwana and Kito as they puzzle their way forward and begin to uncover the true fate of their long lost father, Captain Kaonandodo.
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