Ubisoft has announced the release of classic card game, UNO, for the Nintendo Switch, which is available today.
UNO on Switch includes a whole host of extra features in addition to the gameplay we all know and love. Games can be themed with Ubisoft-flavored characters, like Rabbids or dancers from the Just Dance series. The online play comes with voice and video chat, plus online leaderboards so you can show off your skills. And a new Emote system allows you to express your mood via clicking on the corresponding emote.
UNO for Nintendo Switch is available in the eShop now for $9.99.
Are you a fan of UNO? Let us know if you’ll be playing this on the go with your Switch. You can also check out the launch trailer below.
Source: Press release (below)
SAN FRANCISCO – November 7, 2017 — Today, Ubisoft and Mattel® announced that UNO, the number one card game, will now be a part of the Nintendo Switch line-up for the suggested retail price of $9.99. UNO is rated E for Everyone.
The universally known card game comes to the Nintendo Switch with an assortment of exciting features and colorful graphics, including Rabbids®, Just Dance®, Rayman® and Winter themes.
UNO for Nintendo Switch will feature the original gameplay fans know, where players take turns matching colors and numbers – until the player who runs out of cards first wins. In addition, the game offers players the opportunity to interact with friends, family and even gamers globally with the online mode that includes both voice and video chat. The game also features a new Emote system, where players can share how they feel about others by clicking on the emote corresponding to their current mood. Then, this emote will appear next to their name on the screen of every player, each one with its own sound effect. To up the ante, players who strategize and stack their way to winning matches can snag a spot on weekly and global leaderboards.
For more information about the UNO video game, please visit https://www.ubisoft.com/en-GB/
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