- Press release
"Let's play! Oink Games" for Steam releases July 6th! Plus, the Nintendo Switch version will be updated with "In a Grove" for free
On July 6, 2022, 6:00 pm (PDT), Oink Games will release "Let's Play! Oink Games" on Steam with additional unique features and cross-platform online play. On the same day, the Nintendo Switch version will be getting a free update, adding "In a Grove" to the board game library.
Oink Games, Inc., board game and game software developer, will release "Let's Play! Oink Games" for Steam, and a newly digitized board game on July 6, 2022, 6:00 pm (PDT). The Steam version of "Let's Play! Oink Games" will be priced at US$24.99 / €20.99 (tax included). Like the currently available Nintendo Switch version, the software will allow multiplayer with a single copy of the software*, and support cross-platform online play. The Steam version adds the fun of unlocking achievements, a high-definition mode, support for 4K 120FPS, and more for a richer gaming experience.
https://store.steampowered.com/app/1933490 *Offline play with 5 or more players will require sharing controllers.
On the same day, "Let's Play! Oink Games" for Nintendo Switch will be updated for free; adding "In a Grove" to your playable library, and bringing the total number of board game titles to six. "In a Grove" is an early Oink Games hit. A guessing and bluffing game based on the famous novel by Ryunosuke Akutagawa. Become an eyewitness to an incident and find the real culprit by comparing their testimony with that of your other team members’. Despite everyone having witnessed the same incident, the truth of the case is shrouded in mystery as everyone’s testimony differs.
More titles will be added in the future with more updates. Play modes and number of players will differ for each title. Please see the official page for full details.
■Free Additional Title, "In a Grove"
This town has too many murders and too many detectives. Today, several detectives have witnessed a murder. Using the information that only you are aware of as well as considering the reasoning of the other detectives, you must carefully and skillfully try to gain the upper hand and declare which suspect is the criminal. Can you defeat your rivals and become the greatest detective this town has ever seen? This is a competitive game filled with reasoning, deductions, and a complex mixture of predictions.
Players: 2 to 5 Supported play modes: 1-player (against CPU)/ Online*/ Local communication*. *Requires a console and software copy for the total number of players. https://oinkgames.com/en/games/analog/in-a-grove-new/
■What is "Let's Play! Oink Games"?
Oink Games is finally available on Nintendo Switch. The collection includes popular Oink Games titles such as "Deep Sea Adventure" and "Fake Artist Goes to New York." Even if you can't meet in person, you can enjoy board games as if you were sitting around the same table. You can play at home with your family or online with friends and strangers. From light board games that’ll get you laughing, to games that’ll test your wits. You can even test your skills against the CPU.
"In a Grove" is the sixth title in the collection. Other titles include "Deep Sea Adventure," which has sold over 200,000 copies worldwide, and "Fake Artist Goes to New York," a drawing social deduction game. "Startups," in which the player becomes an investor to make the most money, and "Moon Adventure," a co-op game in which the players are a group of astronauts on a mission. This past March, the face-making party game "This Face, That Face?" was added to the library. More titles will be added in the future.
Product Outline ◆Title: "Let's Play! Oink Games" ◆Number of players: 1-8 ◆Genre: Board game ◆Platform: Nintendo Switch / Steam ◆Selling price: US$24.99 / €20.99 (tax included) ◆Download link (Nintendo Switch USA): https://www.nintendo.com/store/products/lets-play-oink-games-switch/ ◆Download link (Nintendo Switch EU):https://www.nintendo.co.uk/Games/Nintendo-Switch-download-software/Let-s-Play-Oink-Games-2090485.html ◆Download link (Steam): https://store.steampowered.com/app/1933490 ◆Introduction page URL: https://oinkgames.com/ja/games/digital/lets-play-oink-games ◆Official Twitter: https://twitter.com/LPOinkGames ◆Press Kit: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/9a24r0q6xw8zxyj/AADaNBUbQV85V3J1MtJNGbMYa?dl=0 ◆Company Profile Company name: Oink Games Inc. Location: 5-4-51-701 Minami-Aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-0062 Establishment: May 26, 2010 Representative: Jun Sasaki, President URL: https://oinkgames.com/ ◆For inquiries, please contact Oink Games Inc. Attn: INAGAKI firstname.lastname@example.org Facebook page: facebook.com/oinkgames Twitter: @oinkgms Instagram: @oinkgms