RPG Maker MV announced for the Nintendo Switch, out next year

Did you like RPG Maker Fes, released last year on Nintendo 3DS? If yes, you will definitely be glad to learn that NIS America is bringing the latest version of the game, RPG Maker MV, to the Nintendo Switch! It will be released next year in Europe and North America.

Just like the previous games, RPG Maker MV allows aspiring game developers to create their very own video game very easily. It offers a large variety of assets and customisation options, and is definitely one of the most powerful game development software for anyone too intimidated by proper game engines. Voices are in English and Japanese, and text in English, French, Italian, German, and Spanish.

Here’s the debut trailer and some details:

An epic journey begins… with YOU! Become a master game developer with RPG Maker MV. With an assortment of tools at your fingertips, create elaborate, exciting, and memorable video games straight from your console! Then, share your adventures online with other players, who can enjoy your epic chronicles! The possibilities are endless with the latest and greatest RPG Maker software. With hundreds of assets and an infinite number of ways to create your game, turn your dream tale into the next greatest video game!

And here’s the list of key features:

  • Your Next Adventure Begins Here – A high fantasy tale of knights and dragons? A modern story of high school romance? A chronicle of gods and demons? If you can dream it, you can make it!
  • Game Development Made Easy – Say goodbye to complicated coding! This software provides ease of navigating and development with straightforward world and character creation, overworld customisation, and more! Make, Upload, Play! – Enjoy games made by fellow gamers with the RPG Maker MV Player, free for download and play, even without the RPG Maker MV game!
  • An Endless Fountain of Customisation – With hundreds of graphical assets and an infinite number of possibilities to create your very own world and story, the sky’s the limit!

Like most NIS America releases, RPG Maker MV is getting a Limited Edition. It includes the following:

  • RPG Maker MV for Nintendo Switch
  • RPG Maker MV Creator’s Log
  • Official Soundtrack
  • Collector’s Box

If you’re interested, you can pre-order it from the official NIS America Store: Europe / North America!

RPG Maker MV (Switch) comes out next year in Europe and North America. The Upcoming Games page has been updated!

Source: NIS America PR


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