Playtonic Games’ Yooka-Laylee is now available on Nintendo Switch today, and you can pick it up now just in time for all your holiday travels. The platformer has been long-awaited by fans for some time now on the system, so it’s high time it’s finally landed on the console.
The Switch version includes additional improvements and features fan-requested changes and features, such as single Joy-Con support for the game’s 8 multiplayer games, a new camera mode, improved controls and menus, and more. There’s an entire list of console alterations with the patch list, you can read here.
Yooka-Laylee features Nintendo Switch achievements and five different worlds to explore in the form of Tribalstack Tropics, Glitterglaze Glacier, Moodymaze Marsh, Capital Cashino and Galleon Galaxy. It’s a colorful, lighthearted adventure perfect for Banjo-Kazooie fans, and while it’s not without its flaws, it’s found a fitting home on the Switch, at long last.
You can check out the eShop trailer for the Switch release below.