Physics-based cat sumo game Nyaaaanvy leaves early access this month


Publisher Phoenixx and developer Team DigitalMind announced Nyaaaanvy will leave early access this month alongside a Switch port.

Nyaaaanvy is leaving early access on February 22nd, which is the official Japanese Cat Day (2, 22 or 2,2,2 in Japanese is ni, ni, ni). The full release will be on PC (via Steam) and the Switch port launches the same day.

Here’s a rundown on the game, plus a cute new trailer:

“Nyanvy” is a mysterious creature that looks a bit like a cat. “Nyaaaanvy” is a game in which Nyanvies wrestle using their wiggly, physics-based bodies.

Online Mode

In the online multiplayer mode, players can enjoy custom matches for up to six players, or rated matches for one-on-one competition.

You can either get together with your friends and have fun, or you can fight your way to the top of the rankings!

Local Mode

Battle the mysterious Nyanvy army in one-player Arcade and Survival modes! Records will be ranked online. Be a faster, tougher Nyanvy!


Customize your Nyanvy by changing its body pattern or wearing stylish glasses! Some customizations are not cat-like. But no matter what they look like, Nyanvy are still a self-described cat.

Physics sumo-wrestling game “Nyaaaanvy”. Come on, fight everyone with your favorite Nyanvy!! Nyanvy who wins the battle can be a true cat!! Could it be…?

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