A couple of iconic games are making their way on the hybrid console. Several weeks ago, Capcom revealed that “Resident Evil: Revelations 1 and 2" will be released on the Nintendo Switch in the later part of 2017. However, it appears that the guessing time is over. The game publisher recently revealed the official date of the games’ arrival on the hybrid console.

The popular horror-survival games will be playable on Nintendo Switch starting November 28, 2017. It will be available in North America and Europe. Japanese fans will have to wait a little longer since the game is slated to release in Japan on November 30, 2017.

Latest announcement

The game’s official Twitter account revealed on September 6 the exact date of the games’ arrival on Switch. Also known as "Biohazard Revelations" in Japan, the first title follows the story of Chris Redfield and Jill Valentine as they attempt to prevent a terrorist organization from spilling a virus into the ocean. The second title, on the other hand, chronicles the return of Claire Redfield as the main character in the story. The sequel also features Barry Burton as one of the playable story characters.

Release details

For North American fans, the Nintendo Switch versions of “Resident Evil: Revelations 1 and 2" will be sold individually. They can download each at $20 per game.

Players can also purchase it as a bundle for $40. If they opt to have it in a bundle, the first title will be available on a cartridge while the sequel will be available through a download code. The games will include all the post-release contents and add-ons.

In addition, both games will have Joy-Con control schemes. This will enable players to use the right motion control to aim, shoot, and even execute knife attacks.

On the other hand, the console’s left motion control will enable players to shake or break free when grabbed by enemies. Aside from this, the first game will feature HD Rumble and Raid Mode that players can enjoy online. On the other hand, online or local Co-op multiplayer will be available for the game's sequel.

The release of “Resident Evil: Revelations 1 and 2” on the hybrid console will give Nintendo Switch users the chance to play the popular horror survival titles since they were released a few years ago.

The first game can also be played on Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, and PC. On the other hand, the sequel is playable also on PlayStation Vita, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, and PC.