Turn-based strategy fans will be happy to know that the Advance Wars-inspired Tiny Metal is headed to Nintendo Switch. The upcoming game, which is scheduled to launch later this year, promises to deliver a single-player campaign that can last up to 10 hours – complete with a number of “unique units” and “never before seen” gameplay mechanics. Gameplay footage and an official description from the developer are as follows:
TINY METAL is all about the gameplay. We are experienced Japanese video game developers who have come together to develop TINY METAL. We believe that can make world renowned games again. Our history dates back to the golden era of Japanese video games. We put Japanese war gaming into the latest graphicial package modern hardware can provide. TINY METAL features 13 unique units and never before seen gameplay mechanics. TINY METAL is the Japanese Arcade Wargame you wish you had as a kid.
Play as Artemisian Lieutenant, Nathan Gries, as he commands his units to victory against the villainous nation of Zipang. There will be several friends and enemies along the way with varied factions, units, and abilities in the 8-10 hours of single player campaign gameplay. Players will have to carefully consider varying terrain, positioning for attacks, and strategic advancements and defenses.