Imaginatio and Microids Announce Delay for Nintendo Switch Version of Tintin Reporter – The Cigars of the Pharaoh
In an unexpected turn of events, game developers Imaginatio and Microids have announced that the Nintendo Switch version of their highly anticipated game, Tintin Reporter – The Cigars of the Pharaoh, will be released at a later date than the other platforms. While the game is set to launch on November 7th for PlayStation 5|4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and PC, Switch users will have to wait until 2024 to embark on their Tintin adventure.
Although the reason for the delay has not been explicitly stated, it is presumed that the developers want to ensure that the Nintendo Switch version is as polished and optimized as possible. This decision reflects their commitment to delivering the best possible gaming experience for Switch players.
Tintin Reporter – The Cigars of the Pharaoh is an exciting adventure game that follows the famous reporter and his loyal companion, Snowy, as they embark on a thrilling journey. After meeting Professor Sarcophagus during a Mediterranean cruise, Tintin sets out to uncover the secrets hidden within the tomb of the Pharaoh Kih-Oskh. From Egypt to India, with a detour through Arabia, Tintin and Snowy find themselves investigating a massive drug trafficking network in the East.
The game offers a unique and innovative gameplay experience, combining elements of adventure and investigation. Players will take on the role of an investigator/reporter, searching for clues, infiltrating various locations, and solving enigmas. The gameplay includes investigation dialogues enriched with video sequences, as well as exciting infiltration phases and thrilling plane or car chases.
Immersing players in the heart of a mysterious Egypt and other lands of infinite beauty, Tintin Reporter – The Cigars of the Pharaoh captures the essence of Hergé’s iconic comic book series. The game pays homage to the beloved Tintin universe, offering a story full of twists and turns that are part of Hergé’s great creative legacy.
For fans eagerly awaiting the release of Tintin Reporter – The Cigars of the Pharaoh, the developers have also announced a special limited edition version of the game. This edition will likely include exclusive content, collectibles, or other bonuses that will enhance the overall gaming experience.
While the delay may disappoint Nintendo Switch owners, it is clear that Imaginatio and Microids are dedicated to delivering a top-quality game that lives up to the expectations of Tintin fans. The extra time and effort invested in optimizing the Switch version will undoubtedly result in a more immersive and enjoyable experience for players.
Stay tuned for further updates on the release date of Tintin Reporter – The Cigars of the Pharaoh for the Nintendo Switch.