Sky: Children of the Sky Nintendo Switch port

Sky: Children of the Light Nintendo Switch Port Will Arrive in Late June

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Indie video game developer thatgamecompany, the creators of works such as Flower and Journey, released a new trailer for the Nintendo Switch version of Sky: Children of the Light. The launch trailer is currently available on its YouTube channel. Sky: Children of the Light will release worldwide on June 29, 2021 on the Nintendo Switch.

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Though the trailer is short, it features the bright, simplistic visuals and orchestral soundtrack thatgamecompany is known for. You can watch the trailer here:

Sky: Children of the Light, which is known simply as Sky in-game, came out in 2019 on iOS devices. The Android version came out less than a year later in 2020. thatgamecompany originally announced a 2020 release for the Sky Switch port, but the COVID-19 pandemic delayed it until 2021.

Sky is an open world, social adventure game where players have to explore a kingdom with a magical cape that gives them the ability to fly. As opposed to Flower, which focused on relaxing by playing through an interactive poem, Sky’s game-play relies heavily on social mechanics. Sky was named iPhone game of the year in 2019 and by 2020, over 50 million users downloaded it.

Sky: Children of the Light will come out worldwide on June 29, 2021 for the Nintendo Switch. The mobile version is readily available on iOS and Android.


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Stephanie is a senior writer who has been writing for games journalism and translating since 2020. After graduating with a BA in English and a Certificate in Creative Writing, she spent a few years teaching English and history before fulfilling her childhood dream of becoming a writer. In terms of games, she loves RPGs, action-adventure, and visual novels. Aside from writing for Siliconera and Crunchyroll, she translates light novels, manga, and video games.