Battle Chasers: Nightwar Finally Gets Switch Release Date

Anyone who has been following Battle Chasers: Nightwar knows that the Nintendo Switch version has been delayed for quite some time. It’s been available on other platforms since last fall, but the developers hit some snags with the Switch version. It’s finally hitting the console on May 15, 2018, so not too much longer of a wait!


Battle Chasers: Nightwar – the RPG that combines dungeon crawling, turn-based combat, a rich story and a gorgeous JRPG Style comes finally to Nintendo Switch on May 15th 2018!

Check out Battle Chasers: Nightwar’s animated intro:

Thanks to its successful Kickstarter campaign back in 2015, where 14,175 backers made the development possible, the team of Airship Syndicate were able to create a unique game that pays homage to the famous console greats. Here’s what the press had to say about the game:

“A grand achievement” – 9/10 PlayStation Universe

“You need this game” – 5/5 The Xbox Hub

“A true golden age JRPG experience” – 9/10 Expansive

“Will conquer you from the beginning” – 8.7/10 IGN Italia

“A surprising amount of depth” – 8/10 Polygon

Tactically exciting and complex” – 84/100 Gamestar

Battle Chasers: Nightwar is already available on PC, Xbox One and PlayStation®4 and will come to Nintendo Switch on May 15th for an SRP of $39.99 / €39.99 / £34.99 from both digital and retail distribution.


Craig Majaski

Craig has been covering the video game industry since 1995. His work has been published across a wide spectrum of media sites. He's currently the Editor-In-Chief of Nintendo Times and contributes to Gaming Age.

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