Anno Domini 2018: Townsmen is ready to settle on Nintendo Switch™!
Giebelstadt, Germany, October 24th: Are you eager to build the town of your dreams? To organize production chains, take care of the needs of your population and grow a small village into a large and prospering city? Then your wait will come to an end on November 9th, 2018, when HandyGames will publish Townsmen – the first medieveal city builder ever on Nintendo Switch – and let you build a town on your journey into town (or, indeed, anywhere).
Watch the latest trailer: https://youtu.be/pdPbBbr3TuU
Assets as download: https://handy-games.com/wp-content/uploads/press/TM_Switch_PressKit.zip
Townsmen (Switch) is based on the long-lasting Townsmen series and comes with a carriage-load of content: players can pick between 26 different scenarios – such as protecting a city under siege from bandits or making sure the King’s birthday party is a huge success – or play one of 24 sandbox maps and build a thrilling town from scratch. It’s up to you as a wise ruler and careful planner to fulfill the needs of your beloved Townies, who follow individual daily routines.
In Townsmen Switch players can research up to 75 different technologies, 45 production buildings and 129 other structures, all of which need to be considered if you want to succeed: Townies appreciate short commutes to work and love to enjoy food or relax in nearby parks when off the clock. But with so many different elements to consider, including the elements themselves (seasons and weather strongly impact planning – Townies consume way more water during summer, for instance), crafting the perfect home won’t be simple.
Townsmen will be available for Nintendo Switch on November 9th 2018 for an SRP of 19,99 € / 19,99 $. The game is developed and published by HandyGames.
Townsmen in the Nintendo Switch Shop:
About Townsmen (Switch)
The classic medieval metropolis builder comes to Nintendo Switch. Grow your tiny village into a grand medieval empire with a thriving economy and happy villagers. Find spots for mining ore, harvest the crops of your farms and collect coins as taxes from your folk. Build jousting fields, taverns, marketplaces and beautify your city with impressive statues, magnificent monuments and lush gardens. As you do so, be aware of dangers: bandits are never far away, looking to plunder and pillage peaceful towns. So don’t forget to erect barracks, guard towers and recruit brave soldiers to protect your citizens from harm, too. You rule the entire empire from your castle, and making sure your inhabitants have fun, stay happy and remain safe.
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HandyGames is a game developer and publisher based in Giebelstadt, Germany, awarded "Best German Games Studio" in 2015. At present, HandyGames has about 50 employees and plans to expand further. Founded in 2000, HandyGames has released more than 150 games on a multitude of platforms, utilizing a wide range of technologies. Current game development is focused on iOS, Android, Oculus Rift, Samsung Gear VR, HTC Vive, tablet computers, Android TV, Wearables and next gen consoles like Sony PS4 , Microsoft Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.