Publisher Perfect World Entertainment Inc and Developer Panic Button has announced a partnership to bring fan-favorites Hob to brand new platforms. This immersive atmospheric single-player adventure was originally developed by Runic Games for PC and PlayStation 4 in 2017. Starting today, players can order Hob: The Definitive Edition, and the game is set to launch on April 4 on the Nintendo Switch. Panic Button has taken everything that fans loved about the original game and developed a version exclusively for Nintendo Switch, featuring improved controls and game features.
A beautifully crafted single-player adventure, Hob: the definitive edition which will send players to an adventure on a mysterious breathtaking journey through the ruins of a lost civilization where they will encounter strange creatures and unlock the puzzle hidden throughout the world. Panic Button has developed the game exclusively for Nintendo Switch which provides the new ways to unravel the mystery of Hob. With the added camera controls, improvement to the UI, and a touch screen functionality. A full list of enhanced features available with jobs will be revealed on April 4th.
“Panic Button has established an incredible reputation of bringing some of the best games in the industry to new and exciting platforms,” said Yoon Im, Senior Vice President of Global Publishing at Perfect World Entertainment. “They’ve done a masterful job of bringing Hob to life on the Nintendo Switch, and we’re excited to introduce the game to a new audience.”
“Adventurers were transfixed by Hob when this mesmerizing single-player adventure game first burst onto the scene a few years ago,” said Andy Boggs, Technical Director at Panic Button. “And over the years Torchlight II has a gained a cult-like following amongst even the most hardcore of ARPG fans. We’re so excited to work with Perfect World Entertainment on bringing these fan favorites on new platforms, for a new generation of gamers.”
Hob: The Definitive Edition will be available on Nintendo eShop on April 4th for USD 19.99 (approx MYR 82).
Players can get 10% off for pre-order the game from now on until April 17th.