Rogue-like flying game Airheart soars on to Nintendo Switch

Following its successful release on PC and PlayStation last year, Airheart has finally touched down on Nintendo Switch. If you’re a fan of retro-futurism and rogue-likes – and don’t suffer from vertigo – this game is sure to reel you in.

Swiss indie developer Blindflug Studios has built on the universe it created in prequel Cloud Chasers, this time taking the action from the desert to the sky. You play as a young girl named Amelia Airheart (a nod to pioneering aviator Amelia Earhart, who mysteriously vanished over the ocean). She’s an aspiring pilot and fisherman with big dreams: to explore the far reaches of the sky. That means leaving the floating city of Granaria and climbing up and up, catching flying fish and fighting marauding sky-pirates along the way. … [MORE]