Eastasiasoft has announced that retro RPG Twin Blades of the Three Kingdoms will receive a physical release on Nintendo Switch.
Twin Blades of the Three Kingdoms is an old-school pixel art style role-playing game that combines Chinese history and mythology. The game draws inspiration from the classic novel Romance of the Three Kingdoms.
Players can recruit more than 120 generals in their army and rewrite legend in a “what if…” scenario spanning a single-player narrative adventure, all set to an original soundtrack by renowned composer BUNBUN, known for his work on Capcom classics like Mega Man 3, Breath of Fire, Final Fight 2, and more.
Independent Japanese studio UNICO originally developed the game. Eastasiasoft is publishing the physical release through online retailer Playasia. Pre-orders open on Thursday, October 27th.
According to Eastasiasoft, only 2000 Limited Editions will be produced. It includes the game, manual, soundtrack CD, and numbered certificate in a collector’s box for $39.99 plus shipping. Standard copies will retail for $29.99 each. Shipping is expected to begin in January 2023.