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  Nintendo Switch Physical Version Wasteland 2: Director’s Cut Now Available in North America, Coming to Europe May 17
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04/18/2019
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

 

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. April 18, 2019Wasteland 2: Director’s Cut for Nintendo Switch™ is now available at retail stores across North America for $29.99 USD/$39.99 CAD. The physical form will release in Europe on May 17. inXile Entertainment, the studio led by Interplay founder Brian Fargo, producer of the original Fallout, has partnered with Nintendo to release Wasteland 2: Director’s Cut, the sequel to the first-ever post-apocalyptic computer RPG.

 

Critically praised and winner of numerous accolades, including Game of the Year, Wasteland 2: Director’s Cut is an enhanced version of the original that features improvements, customizations and additions that further immerse the player in this epic alternative-historical adventure. With more than 80 hours of gameplay, Wasteland 2: Director’s Cut will test your survival instincts as you traverse across a post-nuclear American Southwest with your Desert Ranger squad.

 

“Many of our fans have old school sensibilities, so when we announced the arrival of Wasteland 2 on the Nintendo Switch, we immediately began hearing requests for a physical version of the game. Many players love the collecting element of games - having the game in-hand, displayed on a shelf, and ready to be plucked off that shelf and played at any moment. We investigated the possibility, and thanks to a partnership with U&I Entertainment, are delivering this physical version of the game for our fans to have and enjoy,” said Brian Fargo, CEO, inXile Entertainment.

 

Wasteland 2: Director’s Cut is available now for Nintendo Switch at North American retailers including Amazon, Best Buy, GameStop and Target for $29.99 USD/$39.99 CAD. The retail edition will release in Europe on May 17 for €34.99/£29.99.

 

For the latest updates, follow Wasteland 2: Director’s Cut and inXile Entertainment on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.

 

Storefront link for the digital version:

https://www.nintendo.com/games/detail/wasteland-2-directors-cut-switch

 

Trailer: https://youtu.be/5vAlBfm7viE

Assets: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/w1uqoxc9b21szos/AACXSPHP8wqQP3nTPquB5Fofa?dl=0

 

About inXile Entertainment

inXile Entertainment is a premiere video game development studio with locations in Newport Beach, Calif., and New Orleans, La., behind leading titles including Wasteland 2, Torment: Tides of Numenera, The Mage’s Tale, The Bard’s Tale IV: Barrows Deep and Wasteland 3. Headed by Brian Fargo, inXile Entertainment is home to both industry veterans and up-and-coming talent. It is at the cutting edge of innovation in delivering high-quality titles to its passionate and dedicated fan base.

 

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