The Lost Child Destined For The Nintendo Switch

Kadokawa Games’ DRPG The Lost Child to release this summer on Switch alongside the PlayStation 4 and Vita versions of the game
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Today brings some good news for dungeon crawler fans. Publisher NIS America has confirmed in a press release that The Lost Child will be making its way to the Nintendo Switch this summer alongside the previously announced PlayStation 4 and Vita versions of the game. The title will be available both as a retail release and a digitally via the Nintendo eShop.

You can check out the previously released announcement trailer below:

Developed by Kadokawa Games, The Lost Child is a DRPG from El Shaddai director Takeyasu Sawaki that tells the story of occult journalist Hayato Ibuki who runs into a mysterious girl while investigating an outbreak of mysterious suicides in Tokyo. After being begged by the girl to live she hands him a mysterious device which allows him to capture celestial and arcane creatures. Hayato soon afterward finds himself thrown into a demon-infested alternate universe and, armed with only his wit and the mysterious device given to him sets out on a journey to uncover the truth behind what is going on.

Will you be picking up The Lost Child when it lands on the Switch this summer? Sound off in the comments section and let us know.


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