The next stylish-action title from acclaimed developers PlatinumGames, Astral Chain, is set to hit the Switch later this week. Ahead of release, Nintendo released the launch trailer for the game which shows off plenty of the exciting combat action, stunning art style and iconic PlatinumGames gameplay.
Check out the new launch trailer for Astral Chain below:
As we drift closer to the release date of the next big AAA Nintendo exclusive, Platinum and Nintendo have been busy showing off loads of new trailer for the game, and even some inspiring gameplay clips. It was also reported that the new title’s official file size will exceed the 10 GB mark, leaving many Switch owners in desperation for extra storage space. Regardless, the latest upcoming action-adventure title should provide for a lively start to the holiday season for Nintendo owners everywhere that just can;t seem to catch a break from one stellar title after another.
There’s plenty to be excited about for the upcoming action-adventure title. PlatinumGames has been busy pushing the Switch hardware, as their other Nintendo exclusive IP Bayonetta is also set to receive its third installment at some point beyond the release of . However, Astral Chain looks like a worthy new title reeling for attention with its sharp visuals, chaotic combat and riveting story.
Also, it seems review embargoes have been lifted for the game with shining scores coming in from nearly every publication showing that PlatinumGames still has that touch. The game is directed by Nier: Automata game designer Takahisa Taura.
Astral Chain is set to release later this week on August 30, 2019 exclusively for the Switch. Coming up next, Platinum should be shifting more work over to Bayonetta 3 which is likely the next Switch title we’ll see out of that studio.