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Torchlight III Hits Nintendo Switch Today

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Poorna Shankar Posted:
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A few days after its launch on PC, PS4, and Xbox One, ARPG Torchlight III is launching for Nintendo Switch today.

The game will be priced at $39.99 where fans of Nintendo’s console will be able to explore the vibrant and epic world of Novastraia, hack’n’slash their way through myriad quests and boss battles across randomly-generated areas and acquire epic loot on-the-go.

Additionally, you Switch players will also be granted an exclusive and adorable red fairy pet, the Ashen Glittersprite. Touch screen support is also included which enables players to easily navigate in-game menus and their loot-filled inventory.

Here’s what Max Shaefer, CEO of Echtra Games, had to say in an accompanying press release,

“The time has come for Nintendo Switch players to gather their wits and brave the frontier! Torchlight III is a fun adventure in an epic, care-free world with light-hearted themes, monsters, items, and characters that everyone can enjoy. The game is a perfect fit for the Nintendo Switch as both new and longtime ARPG players can easily pick up and play this adventure and have a great time spending countless hours dungeon crawling.”

Check out our review in progress of the Steam version here. And be sure to check out the Switch trailer below.


Poorna Shankar

A highly opinionated avid PC gamer, Poorna blindly panics with his friends in various multiplayer games, much to the detriment of his team. Constantly questioning industry practices and a passion for technological progress drive his love for the video game industry. He pulls no punches and tells it like he sees it. He runs a podcast, Gaming The Industry, with fellow writer, Joseph Bradford, discussing industry practices and their effects on consumers.