Balan Wonderworld Announced For Switch
Square-Enix have announced the 3D platform game Balan Wonderworld for all current-gen/next-gen platforms, including Nintendo Switch!
Square-Enix’s upcoming 3D action platformer Balan Wonderworld is from the minds legendary of SEGA creators Yuki Naka and Naoto Ohshima (Sonic the Hedgehog / NiGHTS) and is scheduled to release worldwide in Spring 2021 for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, and Steam. Development is from Square-Enix and Arzest, with Square-Enix publishing. The Switch version allows for two-player action using the one Joy-Con. Check out the teaser website here, and game description, debut trailer, and developer video below…
Balan Wonderworld is a wondrous action-platformer game themed around a mysterious musical theatre.
The stars of the show will use special abilities from a multitude of characterful costumes as they adventure in the bizarre and imaginary land of Wonderworld. Here memories and vistas from the real world mix with the things that people hold dear.
Twelve different tales await our stars in Wonderworld, each with their own unique quirks. They will explore all corners of these labyrinthine stages, using all the tricks and gimmicks hidden along the way, to get to the heart of each touching story.
The stars of the show can use powers from the inhabitants of Wonderworld by wearing their colourful costumes, with over 80 different ones to try on!
Bash your enemies, walk in the air, freeze time or manipulate all kinds of objects… the possibilities are endless when you pick up a new costume.
The setting for this tale is the fantastic, imaginary land of Wonderworld; a place where people’s happy and positive memories mix with their restless worries and negativity.
Leo and Emma are led into Wonderworld by the enigmatic maestro Balan and set off on a journey to find what is most precious to them.
Before they can return to the real world, they must first restore the lost balance in their hearts…