Aragami: Shadow Edition dev discusses other ninja influences and porting to Nintendo Switch

The Switch edition of this stealth action game should launch between October 2018 and February 2019.


In Aragami, players take on the role of an undead assassin with the power to control shadows. The shadow-based abilities influence offensive abilities, defensive skills, and even traversal of the many environments. In the interview with Shacknews during PAX West, an Aragami: Shadow Edition developer discussed the upcoming Nintendo Switch port, the influence that Journey and Tenchu had on the game, and the potential release window for the Switch edition.

Aragami: Shadow Edition has already sold over 500,000 copies on other platforms, but the team is bringing the engaging ninja experience to Nintendo Switch between October 2018 and February 2019 for around $25. Don't slip up by not watching and subscribing to the Shacknews and GamerhubTV YouTube channels, which feature a whole lot more exclusive interviews, gameplay, walkthroughs, and other looks at games, tech, and the creators behind them. Stay tuned for a whole lot more as well!

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