Grim Fandango Remastered for Nintendo Switch ships from iam8bit

Jerry on 2022-03-01
Publisher iam8bit has opened preorders for the physical edition of Grim Fandango Remastered for Nintendo Switch, with shipping estimated for later this month.

Developer Double Fine's high-definition return of the 1998 adventure game by LucasArts features a music score by Psychonauts series composer Peter McConnell, recorded with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra. The physical edition sports a reversible cover illustrated by by Holly Rothrock and sleeve cover design by Peter Chan. Over two hours of exclusive developer commentary are included in the game, along with a browser of digital concept art.

The humorous graphic adventure game, starring the Department of Death's travel agent Manny Calavera, draws thematic inspiration from Mexican folklore's Day of the Dead. McConnell's remastered music score takes as its inspiration South American folk music and film noir staples, along with jazz, swing and big band music genres. The 37-track digital soundtrack is streaming on Spotify and Amazon Music Unlimited, and can be purchased through Steam.

Grim Fandango Remastered is available for Windows, Mac and Linux through Steam and GOG, alongside PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch consoles.


From the product page:
Something's rotten in the land of the dead, and you're being played for a sucker. Meet Manny Calavera, travel agent at the Department of Death. He sells luxury packages to souls on their four-year journey to eternal rest. But there's trouble in paradise. Help Manny untangle himself from a conspiracy that threatens his very salvation.
iam8bit - Grim Fandango Remastered (Nintendo Switch)

YouTube Music - Grim Fandango Remastered Soundtrack

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