‘Samurai Jack: Battle Through Time’ Launches August 21
Action-platformer Samurai Jack: Battle Through Time will be hitting PC and console August 21st, bringing a pretty slick looking package of combat and humour with it.
I have to admit I’ve never watched more than a couple episodes of Samurai Jack, but I’ll have to remedy that before the game hits shelves in August. You can pre-order the game now on your platform of choice if you want to be ready for that fateful day!
Here’s the press release:
Adult Swim Games’ Samurai Jack: Battle Through Time
Launches August 21 on All Major Consoles & PC
Pre-order the new action platformer today on Nintendo Switch, Xbox One & Epic Games Store
Catch exclusive panels, reveals, interviews & more from Adult Swim’s biggest series at Adult Swim Con, July 23-25 on Twitch
ATLANTA — July 22, 2020 — Adult Swim Games, in partnership with Samurai Jack creator Genndy Tartakovsky and developer Soleil Games, has announced that the action platformer Samurai Jack: Battle Through Time will launch worldwide on August 21 for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation®4, Xbox One and Windows PC via the Epic Games Store and Steam for $39.99.
Based on the Emmy Award-winning series, Samurai Jack: Battle Through Time is the great stoic hero’s untold final adventure, with a script from series head writer Darrick Bachman. Trapped by his arch-nemesis Aku in an alternate timeline during their final confrontation, Samurai Jack must team up with his closest allies against his most notorious enemies to return home.
Made for fans of Samurai Jack and action games alike, Samurai Jack: Battle Through Time features classic combat and gameplay, stylized 3D visuals, and the show’s renowned blend of humor and drama. Explore the fantastic world of the show, unlock new skills and combos, and slice and dice your foes with over a dozen unique melee and ranged weapons.
Samurai Jack fans can tune in to see exclusive behind-the-scenes gameplay footage and interviews with Tartakovsky, Bachman and more during Adult Swim Con, a celebration of all things Adult Swim airing July 23-25 on Twitch. The Samurai Jack: Battle Through Time panel kicks off on Friday, July 24, at 9:30 p.m. ET/6:30 p.m. PT at http://twitch.tv/adultswim.
Pre-orders for Samurai Jack: Battle Through Time are available now on Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and Windows PC via the Epic Games Store.
For more on Samurai Jack: Battle Through Time, visit www.SamuraiJackGame.com.
About Adult Swim Games
Adult Swim Games oversees the production, publishing and marketing of original games created by independent developers from around the world. With more than 200 games across PC, mobile, web, console and VR, Adult Swim Games’ unique offerings have received numerous industry accolades and awards — including five #1 rankings in the App Store and a finalist for the Seumas McNally Grand Prize at IGF. Popular titles include the Emmy-nominated Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality, Robot Unicorn Attack, Pocket Mortys and Duck Game among others.
About Soleil Games
Soleil Ltd. was established in 2008 in Tokyo. Led by a team of industry veterans who have worked on titles such as Dead or Alive and Ninja Gaiden, Soleil has also developed the multiplayer action game Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker. Soleil’s key development philosophy is “Action.”
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