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Get ready to dance with the D-pad: Crypt of the Necrodancer is swingin’ its hips on Switch tomorrow, February 1st! The news comes courtesy of the game’s official Twitter account, complete with launch dates for North America, Japan, Europe, and Australia.


Crypt of the Necrodancer is a roguelike rhythm game that has its players dancing with the D-pad through perilous dungeons filled with all manner of melodic monstrosities. The Switch Edition comes packing a new exclusive character (seen in the trailer above), local co-op with two Joy-Con, a massive soundtrack spanning 110 tracks, and all content from the Amplified DLC. It’ll even come rockin’ the Danganronpa soundtrack and character skins previously released on other platforms!

Become a slave to the beat when Crypt of the NecroDancer grooves onto Nintendo Switch tomorrow, February 1st, for $19.99.

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Written by Matthew Weidner

When it comes to playing and writing about video games, Matthew aspires to be the very best, like no one ever was. Writing for Nintendo Wire and the thought of one day finally achieving a perfect, no death Super Meat Boy run fills him with determination.