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Pillars Of Eternity Headed To Nintendo Switch This Summer

The RPG arrives early next month.


Isometric role-playing game Pillars of Eternity is finally making its way to the Nintendo Switch. Developer Obsidian Entertainment announced that the game will launch on Thursday, August 8.

Obsidian posted a news update with the announcement. Pillars of Eternity: Completed Edition, which contains all the DLC and major updates like a raised level cap, will retail for $50 USD / $72 AUD / £40 GBP when it launches. There’s no confirmation whether it will receive a physical release. The sequel, Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire, is said to arrive on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One sometime this year as well.

Acquired by Microsoft under the Xbox Game Studios umbrella in November 2018, Obsidian is most known for Fallout: New Vegas and Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II - The Sith Lords. The studio’s upcoming first-person RPG, The Outer Worlds, is expected to release on PC via the Epic Games Store, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One on October 25.

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