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Rayman Legends: Definitive Edition coming to Switch in September

Published by Jack Taylor     July 25, 2017     19:20 UTC

Ubisoft has confirmed that the Nintendo Switch version of Rayman Legends will launch in Europe and North America in September, with a demo due to launch in the summer.

Following confirmation of Rayman Legends: Definitive Edition for Nintendo Switch back in January, Ubisoft has now revealed that the game will launch on 12 September and that a free demo will launch in the summer.

Featuring four-player multiplayer and local wireless in the improved Kung Foot mode - with tournaments now included - two players can use one Joy-Con each in co-op multiplayer, and online play is also supported in some modes.

Mirroring the Wii U version's GamePad functionality, players can also use the Switch's touch screen in some levels when the system is out of the dock in order to move platforms and hold enemies; the game features more than 100 levels and also supports the Nintendo Switch Pro Controller.

Rayman Legends: Definitive Edition launches on 12 September in Europe and North America.

RAYMAN® LEGENDS: DEFINITIVE EDITION LAUNCHES SEPTEMBER 12TH ON NINTENDO SWITCH

RE-DISCOVER THE LEGENDARY PAINTINGS AND SAVE THE GLADE OF DREAMS WITH RAYMAN AND FRIENDS

LONDON, UK — July 25th, 2017 — Today, Ubisoft® announced that Rayman® Legends: Definitive Edition is coming to Nintendo Switch on September 12th, 2017. Rayman enthusiasts will be thrilled to hear that a free demo of the game will be available to play later this summer.

Rayman, named platformer of the year and winner of multiple artistic and musical achievements, is coming to the Nintendo Switch for the first time with Rayman® Legends: Definitive Edition. It allows up to four players and offers an exclusive wireless local multiplayer experience in Kung Foot mode. With the Nintendo Switch device undocked, players can use the touch screen to take out enemies, manipulate platforms, cut ropes and much more - anywhere, anytime, in both solo and multiplayer. Additionally, players will experience a new and exclusive tournament feature in an updated Kung Foot.

Set in the enchanted world of Rayman, Rayman® Legends: Definitive Edition follows Rayman and his colourful band of friends as they discover a mysterious tent filled with a series of captivating paintings. The gang must run, jump, and fight their way through each world to save the day and discover the secrets of every legendary painting.

For more information about Rayman® Legends: Definitive Edition, please visit www.raymangame.com. Connect with Rayman on Facebook and on Twitter @RaymanGame using hashtag #Rayman.

Source: Ubisoft