Skullgirls 2nd Encore Gets Switch Release Date and New Gameplay Trailer

Skybound Games released a trailer for the Lab Zero developed 2d fighter Skullgirls 2nd Encore coming to Nintendo Switch on October 22.

The trailer quickly shows gameplay from the title running on Switch hardware. This version of the game features the game’s tag-team battle system, which encourages endless combos as well as retains the most frames of animation per character of any fighting game and its all hand-animated. The game also includes a tutorial system to help newcomers to the title.

Skullgirls 2nd Encore is a fighting game that players in control of a handful of warriors set in what is known as the Dark Deco world. Animations and characters have all been hand-drawn by the team at Lab Zero Games to give this game an overall unique look.

There’s also a physical version of the game available:

  • SkullgirlsEncore Switch cartridge with all previous DLC.
  • Skullgirls Switch controller skin.
  • Skullgirlsoriginal soundtrack from composer Michiru Yamane on a never-before-released 12” vinyl record.

In case you missed it, you can check out the trailer showing off the limited edition as well as more Switch gameplay.

Skullgirls 2nd Encore is available now on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita.

You can watch the new release date announcement trailer for Skullgirls 2nd Encore below:


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