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Ghostrunner Receives New Demo on Switch

Give it a run-through

If you're still on the fence with Ghostrunner, you'll be happy to know that a new demo is now available on the Switch eShop. You can read more about the game and the demo in the press release below.

A new console demo for Ghostrunner, the first-person cyberpunk parkour action game from publishers All in! Games and 505 Games as well as developers One More Level, 3D Realms, and Slipgate Ironworks™, launches today on Nintendo Switch™, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4.

Experience the half-million selling “Action Game of 2020” nominee for free. Become the Ghostrunner, an agile cybernetic ninja equipped with a deadly katana and grappling hook. Vault from rooftop to rooftop and cleave through cyborgs in one-hit-one-kill combat, respawning instantly so momentum never wanes. Master the ways of the blade, learn powerful new abilities, and discover the dark secrets behind humanity’s last remaining tower-city.

Dash and slash through the first level of Ghostrunner, then compare completion time with other players. Optimize routes, learn enemy sightlines, and master the art of wallrunning and extreme precision.

Ghostrunner is available now on Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC for the regular price of $29.99 / €29.99 / £24.99. The PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch versions of Ghostrunner are published by H2 Interactive in Asia.

*PS4 demo will be available in Korea and South East Asia, including Hong Kong and Taiwan, from Feb. 26th, while the release date of Nintendo Switch demo in the mentioned territories will be communicated soon by H2 Interactive.

Famitsu review scores for issue 1678

Check out the latest reviews!

Four reviews in the latest issue of Famitsu, and all of them are for Switch games. Which one comes out on top? Check out the score rundown below.

Ghostrunner (Switch, PS4) – 8/9/8/7 [32/40]
Lily: Shiroki Yuri no Otome-tachi S (Switch) – 8/8/7/7 [30/40]
Project Starship X (Switch, PS4, Xbox One) – 7/7/8/7 [29/40]
Red Colony (Switch) – 6/6/7/6 [25/40]

Five new demos now available on the Japanese eShop (Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny, Ghostrunner, Lily: Shiroki Yuri no Otome-tachi S, Ephemeral -Fantasy on Dark-, and Bake 'n Switch)

Give these Switch titles a try!

Five more demos have become available for Switch games on the Japanese eShop, and we have all the info on the titles below. Check out all the demos that can be downloaded for free using a Japanese Nintendo Switch account!

Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny
Published by: Nippon Ichi Software

SRPGs are gonna get a serious punch in the throat!
The first new DISGAEA game in six years is here! Meet Zed, a zombie that has risen above them all except one - a God of Destruction!
Can a mere Netherworld zombie rise up and destroy a god? Find out in the newest installment of the DISGAEA series! Features such as Super Reincarnation, 3D visuals (a first for this series), and adjustable gameplay settings make this the perfect game for both new and old DISGAEA fans!

Ghostrunner
Published by: H2 INTERACTIVE

Ghostrunner offers a unique single-player experience: fast-paced, violent combat, and an original setting that blends science fiction with post-apocalyptic themes. It tells the story of a world that has already ended and its inhabitants who fight to survive.

Lily: Shiroki Yuri no Otome-tachi S
Published by: Mediascape

Have you ever played a strategy RPG where probability was an issue? Accuracy rate, critical rate, growth balancing… Lily eliminates all random numbers, and puts every element within the calculations of the player. Also, since characters grow based on story progression, there is no need to earn those pesky experience points during battle. With a thorough focus on strategy and stress-free playability, this is the ultimate strategy RPG.

Ephemeral -Fantasy on Dark-
Published by: HuneX

Fleeting, yet beautiful. The world of darkness―― The main protagonist, Cloe (name changeable) lived in a secluded town. Surrounded by wire fences, it felt like she was trapped inside a cage. Zombies were the only residents in that town, and she wasn't the exception.

Bake 'n Switch
Published by: Streamline Media Group

Bake ‘n Switch is a cute, yet tough couch co-op and PvP party game for 1-4 players. Embark on a 'Bun Solo' single-player adventure or team up with other Bakers to catch, throw, and bake a'dough'rable living bread creatures!

New Japanese trailer for Ghostrunner released

As we previously shared, Ghostrunner is launching for Switch in Japan on Jan. 28th, 2021. In advance of launch, a new trailer has been released. You can give that trailer a watch above.

Ghostrunner - Latest trailer showcases "Hardcore Mode" and new Winter Pack DLC


Winter is coming to Dharma Tower.

No one said you can’t save humanity while looking great! Bundle up with the new Ghostrunner Winter Pack DLC and show off the Cold Snap Katana and Cold Blood Glove as you run through the levels of Dharma Tower. It’s time to bring instant death and suffering in style! Grab it now for just $1.99 / €1.99

And get ready to challenge yourself with the new Hardcore game mode available for everyone as part of a free update. Start the game again…... but with all the upgrades you’ve received so far! How hard can it be if you’ve already mastered the game and defeated the final boss? There’s only one way to find out—dive into a whole new experience.

You’re alive… But not for long.

Ghostrunner "Accolades" trailer released

Praise from the worldwide web

Ghostrunner has been available on Switch for a few weeks now, but is it worth your time? The above "Accolades" trailer might give you an idea if the game is for you!

Ghostrunner gets a new Japanese trailer

A ghostly visage

Ghostrunner is available for Switch in both Europe and North America, but our friends in Japan have to wait until Jan. 28th, 2021. While Japan gears up for the game, a new trailer has been released. Check out the action above.

Ghostrunner updated to Version 1.2

A few new bells and whistles

Ghostrunner has been updated to Version 1.2. Check out the patch notes for this update below.

- instant restart hotkey feature
- new main menu
- an epilepsy warning
- fixes several issues with geometry, lighting particles, and gameplay

Ghostrunner "Switch Vs. PS4" comparison

Watch your step

Ghostrunner made its way to Switch after a bit of a delay, and players can now slice and dice their way through the parkour-peppered action. How well does the Switch port stand up to the PS4 version? Have a look at the comparison video above to find out.

GoNintendo Video - Fumbling through Ghostrunner's tutorial on Switch

Slice and dice

After a delay and some hiccups yesterday, Ghostrunner is finally out on Switch. Wondering how it plays and what it looks like? Watch our gameplay footage to find out!

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