Blair Witch was announced for the Nintendo Switch during Nintendo’s Indie World Showcase. Bloober Team and Lionsgate have come together to bring this game to the console. It was initially released on PS4, Xbox One, and PC.
So, for fans of the game, they can now experience Black Forest Hill once again via the Nintendo Switch. Blair Witch is set for a summer 2020 release.
Rated “M” for Mature by the ESRB, the story of Blair Witch focuses on the disappearance of a young boy. Players will assume the role of Ellis, a troubled cop who joins the search for the boy in the Black Hills Forest near Burkittsville, Maryland.
Fears will be faced as Ellis comes to confront the Blair Witch. It begins as an ordinary investigation, but naturally, as Ellis and his trusted dog Bullet delve deeper into the mystery, things begin to take a sinister turn.
So, to give you an idea of what to expect, The Bloober Team provides a trailer for Blair Witch. Check it out at the link here. Last July, the first gameplay trailer was released following the game’s reveal at E3.
Indie game developer Bloober Team was established in 2008, based in Krakow, Poland. They specialize in producing psychological horror games such as Layers Of Fear and Observer. Members of Bloober have worked on hit games such as Assassin’s Creed, The Witcher, and Dead Island.
A sequel, Layers Of Fear 2, from Bloober, was released in May 2019. For more on Blair Witch, check out the Nerd Stash review for the Blair Witch game. The review hails the game for having “great visuals and terrifying sound design”.