Old Man’s Journey walking onto Switch tomorrow
Explore a beautiful world in the critically acclaimed visual narrative.
Old Man’s Journey was initially released in May 2017 to much critical acclaim. Among others, it received the Apple Design Award 2017, Tokyo Game Show Sense of Wonder Night Best Art Award and Indiecade Europe Media Choice Award, as well as very positive reviews on Steam.
Old Man’s Journey, a soul-searching puzzle adventure, tells a story of life, loss, and hope. Entrenched in a beautifully sunkissed and handcrafted world, embark on a heartfelt journey interwoven with lighthearted and pressure-free puzzle solving. A visual narrative about life’s precious moments, broken dreams, and changed plans, uncover stories of the old man’s life told through beautiful vignettes of his memories.
Interacting with the serene and whimsical environment, solve playful puzzles by shaping the landscape, and growing the hills to create the old man’s path forward. Find yourself transported to a vibrant and meditatively delightful world as you immerse yourself in inquisitive puzzles, and explore the complexities of heartache, regret, and hope through the old man’s eyes.
The Nintendo Switch version of the game allows two players to play together for the first time, with motion pointer, stick and touch controls. The game runs in 1080p when docked, and 720p in undocked mode. The Pro Controller is also supported.
Old Man’s Journey will be available on Switch from tomorrow for £8.99 / €9.99 / $9.99, and in Japan from the 22nd of February, for ¥1,000. Old Man’s Journey is also available on Steam with a 30% discount ending at 6PM GMT today, currently priced at £3.91 / €5.59 / $5.59.