Bomb Chicken Announced for PC, Switch

Nitrome announced Bomb Chicken, an explosive puzzle-platformer.

The new game is launching for Windows PC and the Nintendo Switch sometime this summer. Featured above, you can view the announcement trailer for the game.

It’s worth pointing out the game will be a console timed-exclusive on the Switch.

Here’s a rundown on the game:

Who doesn’t love chicken… especially when it’s smothered in delicious blue hot sauce? After a freak accident, a seemingly ordinary chicken becomes a bomb laying free range hero. Explore the versatile mechanic of laying bombs in this explosive exploration platformer.

  • Lay stacks of explosives to reach impossibly high places.
  • Kick Bombs to take out staff and deadly native wildlife.
  • Bounce your bombs through impassable areas and even around corners!
  • Use your bombs as a handy weight.
  • Create a barricade and shield enemy attacks.
  • Dig and destroy to uncover secret areas.
  • Set things on fire and watch them burn!

Discover the darkest kept secret of the fast food giant known as BFC, their bestselling addictive blue hot sauce, and answer the ultimate question: Which came first the chicken or the bomb?

Key Features:

  • Super simple controls anyone can play.
  • Gorgeous pixel art from the award-winning studio at Nitrome Ltd.
  • Bombs and HD rumble are a match made in heaven.


Born in the south but raised in military bases around the world, Caitlin has been gaming since her father first brought home an NES with Super Mario Bros. and Zelda 2. She's also a lover of all things anime, oppai and adventure.