If you’ve been keeping an eye on Spiritfarer, the ‘cosy management game about dying’, you’ll be pleased to know that its release date has been revealed. Oh, and that day is today.
Yes, the game should be available to download later today on Switch for $29.99, as well as PS4, Steam, Xbox One, and more. It was first revealed back at E3 2019 and has players taking on the role of Stella, someone tasked with caring for and guiding spirits on their journey to the afterlife.
There’s a new launch trailer to check out (see above), and we also have an official description for you:
Spiritfarer is a cozy management game about dying. You play Stella, ferrymaster to the deceased, a Spiritfarer. Build a boat to explore the world, then befriend and care for spirits before finally releasing them into the afterlife. Farm, mine, fish, harvest, cook, and craft your way across mystical seas. Join the adventure as Daffodil the cat, in two-player cooperative play. Spend relaxing quality time with your spirit passengers, create lasting memories, and, ultimately, learn how to say goodbye to your cherished friends. What will you leave behind?
Today’s surprise release news came from the Nintendo Indie World Showcase, which featured the animated trailer you see above.
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