Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse coming to Nintendo Switch!!

Everyone’s favorite half genie hero is coming to Nintendo Switch! Japanese game publisher Oizumi Amuzio Inc is working on releasing Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse in the Nintendo E-shop. The game is set for release on October 25 in Japan.

Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse is a platform game developed by WayForward Technologies for the Nintendo 3DS and the Wii U. It is the third game in the Shantae series, following Shantae: Risky’s Revenge. It was released in North America on the 3DS eShop on October 23, 2014 and on the Wii U eShop on December 25, 2014, and in PAL regions on both platforms on February 5, 2015. The game was later ported to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows,and Amazon Fire TV. The game follows the adventures of the eponymous half-genie Shantae as she once again has to save Sequin Land from a new foe, the Pirate Master, with help from her nemesis Risky Boots.