Open-World Adventure “2021: Moon Escape” Coming to Nintendo Switch and Original Game Boy

Retro publisher Incube8 Games and indie developer Mike Yamato recently announced that 2021: Moon Escape is coming soon to Nintendo Switch eShop. The game is an open-world adventure featuring minimalist retro aesthetics and a fully developed sci-fi story.

Here’s the official breakdown of 2021: Moon Escape from Incube8 Games:

Set in a galaxy devastated by an unprecedented war, you will play the role of Tars Nunien, a paladin of the Marked Brotherhood, whose only mission is to return the enemy war plans to the capital planet Astra Nova in the hope of organizing the last desperate defense against the terrible Kisur Barbarians.

2021: Moon Escape is an open-world adventure based on exploration, combat, and character progression where the game world is a constant threat to your survival and the success of your desperate but noble mission.


• Real time combat

• Main quest dungeons with optional shrines

• Character customization through skill tree and upgradeable equipment

• An intense and emotional story serving as a background to the exploration experience

• An alternative ending based on the player’s choices

In addition to the upcoming Nintendo Switch release, there are also plans for a physical cartridge playable on the original Game Boy hardware. This physical edition will include the following:

  • Sealed box
  • Game cartridge
  • Cartridge protector
  • Sticker sheet
  • Game manual

2021: Moon Escape is coming soon to the Nintendo Game Boy and the Nintendo Switch eShop. Feel free to peruse some screenshots below.

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