Hyper Light Drifter: Special Edition Arrives On Switch On September 6, 2018

Abylight Studios has announced that the Hyper Light Drifter: Special Edition launches on Nintendo Switch on September 6, 2018 via the Nintendo eShop for $19.99 / €19.99.

The Hyper Light Drifter: Special Edition runs at 60 fps and includes new exclusive content adding new challenges and equipment for the Drifter in his journey.

Explore a beautiful, vast and ruined world riddled with dangers and lost technologies. Echoes of a dark and violent past resonate throughout a savage land, steeped in treasure and blood. Hyper Light Drifter is an action adventure RPG in the vein of the best 16­bit classics, with modernized mechanics and designs on a much grander scale.


  • A captivating and branching world where many secrets abound
  • Gorgeous and immersive visuals at 60fps
  • Numerous enemies and hazards that will easily crush your frail body
  • An atmospheric soundtrack by Disasterpiece
  • New exclusive content:
    • Find secrets with the help of the new outfit
    • Fight enemies with The Blade Caster, a deadly throwing sword, and the Crystal Shot, a freeze gun
    • Survive the challenge of The Tower Climb

Check out the Hyper Light Drifter: Special Edition Launch Trailer:


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