Poi: Explorer Edition is Available Now on Nintendo Switch
Alliance Digital Media announced the launch of Poi: Explorer Edition, a special release of independent developer PolyKid’s whimsical 3D platformer featuring new content exclusive for Nintendo Switch. The game is available today in North America* as a boxed product at major retailers, as well as digitally via the Nintendo eShop, for $29.99.
*Poi: Explorer Edition is expected to launch in European territories in November.
Check out the launch trailer of Poi: Explorer Edition, featuring some gameplay footage:
“Poi: Explorer Edition expands on the core experience of the original Poi with a variety of special features, including Joy-Con motion control support, more challenging boss battles, new character costumes, and an unlockable digital soundtrack and art book.
Inspired by the cheerful classics of 3D platforming, Poi is an engaging adventure that follows two aspiring Master Explorers as they search the far reaches of the world for an old explorer’s lost medallions. Journey to uncharted lands aboard your sky-ship, discover colorful environments filled with curious creatures, and use a range of jumping abilities to collect over 100 challenging medallions.
Poi: Explorer Edition is rated E10+ (Everyone 10 and Up) by the ESRB.
About Alliance Digital Media
It’s a golden age for games – but harder than ever for independent developers to thrive. Alliance Digital Media exists to disrupt this trend. We believe that great games are good business. From publishing, marketing, PR and influencer outreach services to financing and development support, we give exceptional game makers the organization, expertise and retail muscle necessary to succeed.
PolyKid, LLC was founded by Ben Gable and Paul Ewers when they left their jobs in early 2014 to pursue their dream of starting an independent game studio. They were driven by the desire to make games inspired by titles that they loved as kids, but with an added dash of innovation and crafted using today’s tools and technology.”
For more information on Poi: Explorer Edition, visit its official website.