The Binding of Isaac: Repentance, the last chapter in the roguelike twin-stick shooter, has been officially confirmed for Switch thanks to some news shared by Nicalis and Edmund McMillen today. This chapter has already been confirmed or released elsewhere, so it was only a matter of time before it released on Nintendo Switch.
Nicalis will be distributing The Binding of Isaac: Repentance both physically and digitally, which is awesome! The physical version will come with a full-color instruction manual and a reversible cover insert.
PRAY FOR REPENTANCE AND BE REBORN
Experience the modern classic, The Binding of Isaac, like you’ve never seen it before. It’s a game too big to be called a sequel: Repentance takes Isaac to new heights of roguelike dungeon adventure, as the brave boy descends into the basement for his greatest challenge yet! Isaac’s new quest takes him to unknown places he’s never been, filled with horrible new enemies and bosses, weapon combos you’ve never synergized before and items he’s never seen… unholy terrors from his wildest dreams and worst nightmares!
BIGGER THAN A SEQUEL
The Binding of Isaac: Repentance is so huge, so new and so feature-packed that it makes previous updates look like prequels. There are more features, improvements and new secrets, too many secrets, than most games would include in an official sequel! It’s an immense amount of new content to explore, even if you’re at 1,000,000%!
THE “FINAL” UPDATE TO THE AWARD-WINNING CLASSIC
The Binding of Isaac: Repentance features hundreds of new features and quality-of-life improvements. It’s the ultimate edition of the genre-defining roguelike, now with OVER 500 HOURS of new gameplay!
- 130+ new items (more than 700 items in total)
- A full alternate path with brand new chapters and a new final boss and ending
- 100+ new enemies
- 25+ new bosses
- 2 new playable characters
- 5 new challenges
- 100+ new achievements
- 5,000+ new room designs
The final chapter of the game is scheduled to release on Switch in Q3 2021.
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