iam8bit has announced that that the sequel to Ori and the Blind Forest, Ori and the Will of the Wisps, is currently 50% off on the Nintendo Switch eShop from today until May 29.
Ori and the Will of the Wisps has been critically acclaimed since its release as it has earned 48 award nominations and 22 wins, including 9 Game of the Year awards. More specifically, it has won the SXSW Gaming Award for Excellence in Score, along with nominations for SXSW’s Video Game of the Year, The 2020 Game Awards Best Action/Adventure Game, the GDC Award for Best Visual Art, D.I.C.E. Awards Adventure Game of the Year, and the 2021 Game Developers Conference Award for Best Visual Art.
The Nintendo Switch version of this title runs at a consistent 60 frames per second while both docked and undocked, offering its visual mastery on smooth performance, regardless of playstyle. In addition to facing off against threatening bosses, prevailing over addictingly satisfying puzzles, and emotional story-telling, this game is approachable for newcomers of the series and fans of the first title.
If you missed it, check out our review of the title back when it was initially released.
iam8bit has published an Accolades trailer for the title, which you can view below:
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