UPDATE: As expected, this has turn out to be true. However the May 21 release date provided by our source was incorrect.
NintendoSoup is happy to be the first in the world to break the news on Enter the Gungeon: Ultimate Edition for Nintendo Switch.
Enter the Gungeon: Ultimate Edition is published by Nighthawk Interactive and will launch in stores on May 21, 2019. The physical edition comes with a copy of the game, 4 exclusive stickers, Bullet Kin Papercraft, and Exclusive Shotgun Kin Skin. The game is expected to cost USD29.99 at retail.
Here’s a look:
Arriving at Retail for the first time, the critically acclaimed rogue like shooter(87 score on Metacritic) is here exclusively for the Nintendo Switch. Enter the Gungeon has sold well over 2 million copies to date with over 1,000,000+ copies sold on Switch alone.
•This Farewell To Arms edition of Enter the Gungeon includes all DLC, Exclusive “Shotgun Kin” Playable Skin, Exclusive Stickers, Exclusive Bullet Kin Papercraft, Reversible Jacket Artwork and Original Soundtrack.
•Enter the Gungeon is a bullet hell dungeon crawler following a band of misfits seeking to shoot, loot, dodge roll and table-flip their way to personal absolution by reaching the legendary Gungeon’s ultimate treasure
•The Gungeon: Enter the Gungeon – a constantly evolving bullet hell fortress that elegantly blends meticulously hand-designed rooms within a procedurally-generated labyrinth bent on destroying all that enter its walls. But beware – the Gungeon responds to even the most modest victory against its sentries and traps by raising the stakes and the challenges found within!
•The Cult of the Gundead: The Gungeon isn’t just traps and chasms – calm your nerves and steady your aim as you face down the gun-totting Cult of the Gundead. These disciples of the gun will stop at nothing to put down the heroes in their tracks and employ any tactics necessary to defend their temple.
•The Gungeoneers: Choose between one of several unlikely heroes, each burdened by a deep regret and in search of a way to change their past, no matter the cost. Filled with equal parts courage and desperation, these adventurers won’t hesitate to dive across flaming walls, roll through a wall of bullets, or take cover behind whatever is around to make it to their goal alive!
•The Guns: Discover and unlock scores of uniquely fantastic guns to annihilate all that oppose you in the Gungeon – each carrying their own unique tactics and ammunition. Unleash everything from the tried and true medley of missiles, lasers, and cannonballs to the bizarrely effective volley of rainbows, fish, foam darts, and bees! Yep, bees.
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UPDATE (March 2, 2019) – The release date is May 21, 2019.