Bandai Namco Entertainment has confirmed a release date for SD Gundam Battle Alliance, which is coming to Nintendo Switch later this year.
Promising you the chance to “navigate the Gundam universe like never before with stylish visuals, dynamic battle animations and impressive effects,” this action RPG will transport you to another world through a strange phenomenon known as Breaks.
Experiencing original works from a selection of Gundam stories while striving to restore the world to normal, you will lead a three-unit squadron to engage in cooperative battles with “a multitude of characters and extensive mechanics.”
The publisher has outlined the game’s key features as below:
- A Battle Alliance to Correct a False World: The story takes place in G: Universe, a world where Gundam canon twists and turns in ways no one can predict. To correct this world’s distorted history, the player leads a 3-unit squadron consisting of Mobile Suits and pilots from across Gundam history – a true Battle Alliance.
- Combo action with stunning visuals and dynamic animation: Indulge in a wide array of Mobile Suit weaponry to crush many foes with! Control Mobile Suits portrayed with realistic weathering that showcases them as weapons of war as they tear across the battlefield with dynamic animations.
- Strange phenomena known as Breaks are twisting legendary moments from Gundam history, and you’re in charge to fix them: Experience Gundam history’s most famous scenes as you develop new Mobile Suits to add to your arsenal. Gather Capital and expansion parts to transform your favorite machine into the ultimate MS.
- Tackle missions with friends in multiplayer: Launch into battle with 2 partners to back you up. In multiplayer, you can play through the game with up to 2 other players in a 3-person team. Enjoy this new SD Gundam action RPG solo, or with friends.
- Featured Series:
- Mobile Suit Gundam;
- Mobile Suit Gundam 0080: War in the Pocket;
- Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team;
- Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt;
- Mobile Suit Gundam 0083: Stardust Memory;
- Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam;
- Mobile Suit Gundam ZZ;
- Mobile Suit Gundam: Char’s Counterattack;
- Mobile Suit Gundam: Char’s Counterattack Beltorchika’s Children;
- Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn;
- Mobile Suit Gundam F91;
- Mobile Suit Crossbone Gundam;
- Mobile Suit V Gundam;
- Mobile Fighter G Gundam;
- Mobile Suit Gundam Wing;
- After War Gundam X;
- Turn A Gundam;
- Mobile Suit Gundam SEED;
- Mobile Suit Gundam SEED Astray;
- Mobile Suit Gundam SEED VS Astray;
- Mobile Suit Gundam SEED Destiny;
- Mobile Suit Gundam 00;
- Mobile Suit Gundam 00 The Movie -Awakening of the Trailblazer-;
- Reconguista in G;
- Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans.
SD Gundam Battle Alliance will release at retail and digitally on the Nintendo eShop for Nintendo Switch worldwide on 25th August 2022.