Ancestors Legacy Heads to Nintendo Switch June 11

Ancestors Legacy

Developer Destructive Creations have announced Ancestors Legacy is heading to Nintendo Switch.

The strategy RTS game sees players controlling armies of medieval Europe, including Vikings, Anglo-Saxons, Germans, and Slavs.

Combining their factions specialties, along with using the environment to their advantage, players can pillage and conquer across a series of campaigns inspired by history.

A physical version will also be coming to selected retailers in 2020. You can find the full rundown (via Steam) below.

Take command of your army as you storm through medieval Europe in an extensive series of campaigns. Choosing one of the four available nations – Viking, Anglo-Saxon, German, Slav – you will be tasked with more than just conquering, raiding and pillaging enemy camps, villages and towns. Only by utilizing the full range of available tactical options, taking strategic advantage of the environment, and managing your temporary bases and settlements, will you emerge victorious.

Ancestors Legacy is a history-inspired real-time strategy game influenced by historical events in the Middle Ages. The game combines resource management and base building with large-scale, squad-based battles across vast battlefields, all rendered in great detail thanks to the Unreal Engine 4 tech. Experience medieval bloodshed like never before, thanks to the cinematic action camera that puts you right in the middle of the battle at the press of a button.


  • 4 playable nations in an extensive single player campaign inspired by historical events
  • Advanced tactical options combining the use of terrain, experience and morale
  • Cinematic battle camera view puts you right in the center of the action
  • Outstanding visual fidelity powered by Unreal Engine 4
  • Intense multiplayer battles
  • Streamlined resource management and village construction
  • Precise controls with native gamepad support
  • Cross-play support between Steam and GoG

Ancestors Legacy is available on Windows PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and June 11th on Nintendo Switch.

Destructive Creations also previously teased Hatred coming to Nintendo Switch.

Ryan Pearson


Taking his first steps onto Route 1 and never stopping, Ryan has had a love of RPGs since a young age. Now he's learning to appreciate a wider pallet of genres and challenges.

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