What you need to know

  • Vampyr is an RPG set during the Spanish flu epidemic.
  • It stars a doctor-turned-vampire who must wrestle with his conscience and thirst for blood.
  • It releases on October 29, 2019 for Nintendo Switch.

Focus Home Interactive is bringing Vampyr to Nintendo Switch this October, just over a year since its initial release on Xbox One and PlayStation 4.

Awaken in 1918 London as Dr. Jonathan Reid, a newly-turned vampire. Plunged into a hidden world of ungodly creatures and vampire hunters, you must find a cure for the deadly disease spreading through the city.

As a doctor, you made an oath, but as a vampire, you must feed. Use your burgeoning powers to uncover conspiracies festering in the darkest corners of London. The citizens make up an intricate social web, where the consequences of each life taken will ripple through the city. How far into the darkness will you go?

Vampyr will be out on October 29, 2019 for Nintendo Switch, giving you the perfect amount of time to fit it in before Halloween.

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Vampyr released for Xbox One and PlayStation 4 a while ago but it's just now spreading its wings and flying onto Nintendo Switch just in time for Halloween. Yes, that was supposed a poor bat joke. And no, you can't turn into a bat in Vampyr.

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