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Sabotage Studios' The Messenger slices and dices on Switch this Summer


8-bit inspired platform fun

Sabotage Studios' The Messenger, which was previously announced for PC, will also be seeing release on Nintendo Switch.

The retro-styled actioner, which has more than just a little air of Ninja Gaiden about it, features tricky platform negotiation and a variety of comical boss battles, all backed by a wistfully nostalgic chip-tune score.

You can check out the trailer below. The Messenger is expected to land on Switch this Summer.

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