The publisher eastasiasoft and the developers Softstar Entertainment and DOMO Studio have announced the delay of the Nintendo Switch version of the action RPG Xuan-Yuan Sword VII. Initially scheduled for release in 2023, the game is now expected to arrive in spring 2024, according to statements from the companies.
The Nintendo Switch version is currently in its final stages of development, ensuring fans an optimized and polished experience when it finally arrives on the console. Despite the delay, it is expected to be worth the wait as the game promises an immersive experience with its frenetic real-time combat, stunning 3D visual presentation and rich cinematic narrative.
Details of the physical edition and pre-orders
The physical version of the game will ship on a 16-gigabyte game card. Additionally, Limited Editions will be offered that will include the game, a manual, a soundtrack CD, an art book and a numbered certificate, all in a collector’s box. Pre-orders will be available through Play-Asia starting December 22 at 7:00 am PT / 10:00 am ET. Copies of the standard edition will also be available for open pre-order.
Background of Xuan-Yuan Sword VII
Xuan-Yuan Sword VII was initially released for PC via Steam worldwide and PlayStation 4 in Asia on October 29, 2020. It later came to PlayStation 4 in Japan on December 10, 2020, and to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One worldwide on September 30, 2021.
An action RPG featuring real-time combat, stunning 3D visual presentation, and a rich cinematic narrative, the game focuses on the story of swordsman Taishi Zhao, who fights to protect his family and uncover the truth behind a plague. that threatens all of China. The plot, rooted in ancient Chinese history and mythology, offers players a mystical and chaotic world under the rule of a new Xin Dynasty.