Looking for another unique spin on the point-and-click adventure genre? You’ll want to keep your eye out for this new story spanning two eras!
Ratalaika Games has confirmed that Guard Duty will be heading to Switch on 24 April 2020. The game sees players guiding two guards from the medieval past and the far-flung future – as they both try to fix their screw-ups and halt a malevolent evil in both time periods!
Check out the game’s original trailer below, along with more details:
After a long night on the town, Tondbert, a loyal guard to the Castle of Wrinklewood, is summoned by the king as an evil force has kidnapped the princess due to Tondbert’s ineptitude. Things couldn’t possibly get worse, right? A thousand years later, humanity is on the brink of extinction, and Agent Starborn is humanity’s only hope! How do these two separate events affect each other? Find out in Guard Duty!
Developed by Sick Chicken Studios, Guard Duty is a love letter to classic comedic point-and-click style adventure games from the 90s. Players will take on the role of both Tondbert, a loyal guard from the forgotten past, and Agent Starborn, a future hero, to save the Earth destroy an ancient evil! Ratalaika Games’ is pleased to announce that Guard Duty will be releasing in April onto PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch!
It will launch on: Nintendo Switch (NA & EU): April 24 th . 2020
About Guard Duty:
Tondbert, loyal Guard to the Castle of Wrinklewood has a lot to answer for. Under his watch someone has snuck into the kingdom and kidnapped the princess — an event that will have consequences well into the future.
A thousand years later, humanity is on its last legs before being wiped out by an evil dark force. Join Agent Starborn to save the Earth and vanquish an evil that has been around for centuries!
Discover how these two playable characters’ fates are intertwined and you might just save humanity in the process in this traditional point and click adventure game!
- A full stand-alone game spanning across two different time periods, choose your actions wisely
- Over 6000 lines of fully voiced dialogue
- Bespoken music and sound
- Integrated “to-do” list of current objectives ensures you’ll never lose track of your goal
- Hand-crafted pixel art with hundreds of detailed animations