Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons is coming to Nintendo Switch
505 Games and Turn Me Up Games have announced that Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons will be released for Nintendo Switch on May 28th. If you’ve played this award-winning game from director Josef Fares (A Way Out), you know why that’s a big deal. And before we go any further, yes, the Switch version will introduce a two-player local cooperative mode.
Originally released for Windows PC, XBox 360 and PSE in 2013, Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons is an adventure game in which the player simultaneously controls two brothers—one stick for each brother—to explore stunning locations and solve puzzles therein to save their ailing father. Each brother has his own set of abilities that must be used cooperatively in order to make it to the Tree of Life.
With the Switch release, however, two players can now work together, each controlling one brother:
The Nintendo Switch version of Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons introduces an all-new two-player local cooperative mode, offering players an opportunity to experience the heartwarming fairytale adventure together with friends or family for the very first time. Players can embark on an epic journey in single-player or with a friend to solve puzzles, explore stunning locations and face off against harrowing bosses. In addition to the new two-player cooperative mode, the Nintendo Switch version of the game will come with exclusive bonus content, including a behind-the-scenes commentary from director Josef Fares and a concept art gallery.
Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons is available now for preorder in the Nintendo eShop. Those who get their preorders in before the game’s release on May 28th save 10% off the $14.99 download price. For more information, visit 505games.com.