Critically Acclaimed ‘Inscryption’ Gets Rated For Switch

Inscryption Lead
Image: Devolver Digital

Devolver Digital’s Inscryption is apparently heading for Switch after appearing on rating firm PEGI’s website. The roguelike deck-building indie darling from developer Daniel Mullins found its way onto many a GOTY 2021 list with its PC release last October, and it seems we’ll soon be enjoying its unique strangeness on Nintendo’s console.

As pointed out by redoubtable pointer-outer-of-things Wario64, the game has appeared listed with an (inaccurate) 1st October 2022 release date, sitting just under the PS4 and PS5 versions which launched back in August.

Inscryption PEGI Rating
Image: PEGI

In fact, the dates of the PlayStation versions are also wrong — the game launched on 30th August on those platforms, which might lead you to speculate that we’ll see Inscryption on Switch before the end of the month. Regardless, it seems the critically-acclaimed game is Switch-bound, something that we’re rather happy about having placed it on our list of games we’d like to see come to Nintendo’s console at the start of the year. Another one bites the dust!

The Steam version boasts a very impressive 71,335 reviews at the time of writing, with the coveted ‘Overwhelmingly Positive’ rating, too. If you need a reminder of the game and its mind-bending shenanigans, check out the original reveal trailer for the PC version below this description from the Steam page:

Inscryption is an inky black card-based odyssey that blends the deckbuilding roguelike, escape-room style puzzles, and psychological horror into a blood-laced smoothie. Darker still are the secrets inscrybed upon the cards…

Excited to see that this is coming to Switch? Played it elsewhere? Let us know in the usual place.

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