A listing for co-op adventure Biped has appeared on Nintendo’s website, along with a release date- all but confirming the game heading to Nintendo Switch
While there is no press release at this time of writing, nor any word on Twitter or YouTube accounts for those involved [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7], the game has appeared on Nintendo’s website, along with a release date.
The publisher is also listed as Postmeta Games, as oppose to META Publishing as it had been on PlayStation 4. On PC, the game was published by NEXT Games (the developer), META Publishing, and bilibili.
As discussed in our prior coverage; players control robots Aku and Sila, attempting to stop the Earth from going dark. Using both analog sticks, players control each robot’s legs independently, allowing them to walk, slide, and solve puzzles.
You can find the rundown (via Nintendo) below.
Biped is a coop action adventure game with a strong focus on moment-to-moment collaboration between 2 players. Two little bipedal robots, Aku and Sila, will walk side by side and embark on a fun and bonding journey.
You control the robot’s two legs using two sticks. This allows you to perform various moves—from simple walking and sliding to more advanced actions, like operating machinery or cutting wood.
Enjoy the adventure solo or grab a friend or a family member and have a blast together in co-op mode. Communicate and coordinate to conquer challenges together and find out how good a pair you truly are.
Your adventure will take you to many beautiful and mysterious location on the planet. Explore secrets in forests, valleys, waterfalls and icy mountains and find your way through the puzzling paths that lead to the planetary beacons.
Collect treasures and buy a goofy hats! Dress up your biped the way you like. Better yet, match your partner’s look and become the most dazzling adventurers in this epic quest.
Biped is available on Windows PC (via Steam), PlayStation 4, and May 21st on Nintendo Switch