For its first release of 2022, Super Rare Games [SRG] is proud to announce its partnership with 505 Games for boundary-pushing and heartstring-tugging platformer Horace. This is the first time Horace will be available in physical form on the Nintendo Switch.
Only 4,000 copies total will ever be printed. These go on sale on the 27th January at 6 pm GMT [10 am PT/1 pm ET]. SRG’s Horace physical release will be available, worldwide, exclusively at superraregames.com.
In typical SRG tradition, this rare print physical release includes;
- all the current content on its cart,
- a full-colour manual,
- interior artwork,
- an exclusive sticker,
- and trading cards.
Fans won’t have long to wait, as SRG titles ship soon after going on sale.
Horace is a classic platformer filled with quirky and nostalgic pop culture references and tricky 2D platforming challenges. It acts as an ode to the eight and 16-bit era gaming. This masterpiece from Paul Helman and Sean Scaplehorn tells the emotional tale of a small robot on a journey of self-discovery. A game made by videogame lovers for videogame lovers!
🎩 Charming single-player narrative – Laugh, cry, and cheer! Watch this touching story unfold.
🤖 Weird and wonderful characters – Bond with every character you meet and find Horace’s family.
🎩 Stunning 2D pixel worlds – Inspired by the ‘Golden Age’ of UK software development with hidden surprises to be found.
🤖 Tough boss battles – Hone your skills and take on 12 thrilling and difficult boss battles.
🎩 Challenging platforming-based puzzles – Gain new abilities on your adventure and defy the laws of physics to overcome all obstacles.
🤖 Tons of variety – Not limited to classic platforming, experience tons of retro-inspired minigames from the ’90s ranging from rhythm action to FPS.
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