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Devolver announces Trek to Yomi coming to Nintendo Switch this month

The team at Devolver Digital have announced that the super-stylish samurai adventure Trek to Yomi is Nintendo Switch bound. The blood soaked cinematic journey will be available on the Nintendo eShop on Monday, 30th January. The game, which plays out in black and white, sees you take the role of the lone swordsman, Hiroki, who honours a special vow to his dying master and sees him embark on a dramatic and violent adventure. You can watch the gameplay trailer for Trek to Yomi down below.

​Experience an enchanting tale of romance, duty and death as lone swordsman Hiroki seeks to honour a vow to his dying master and protect the people he loves. A love letter to classic Japanese cinema, Trek to Yomi marries sumptuous monochromatic visuals with classic 2D combat and gentle puzzle-solving to create a rich, atmospheric adventure.

Cinematic Presentation
Stunning vistas and striking movement in the spirit of classic samurai film combine to create a true cinematic experience.

Stylish Combat
Engage multiple enemies at once with an intuitive combat system balancing careful attack and defence using the traditional weapons of the samurai.

Mythic Storytelling
Inspired by classical Japanese folklore, follow the tumultuous life of Hiroki during his heroic fall and emotional return against the forces of evil.

Thrilling Soundtrack
The dramatic and tender story is set against a memorable score featuring idiomatic Japanese instruments accurate to the Edo period.

1 thought on “Devolver announces Trek to Yomi coming to Nintendo Switch this month”

  1. Oh BOY! We have upgraded to monochrome now! Holy Cow! So do you want color at 720P or monochrome at 1080P?

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