The Last Blade: Beyond the Destiny Gets a Switch Port


The Last Blade: Beyond the Destiny

SNK had a surprise Switch port today for The Last Blade: Beyond the Destiny.

The classic fighting game is now available for Nintendo Switch, via the Nintendo eShop for $7.99 as part of their Neo Geo Pocket Color Selection lineup of ports. The game was originally released back in 2000 for the Neo Geo Pocket Color.

Here’s a new trailer:

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Here’s a video message from game producer Yasuyuki Oda:

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Here’s a rundown on the game:

Originally released on the NEOGEO POCKET in 2000, “THE LAST BLADE” is coming to Nintendo Switch!

The popular weapons-based fighting game: THE LAST BLADE, is now available in a special edition!
Enjoy intense battles, an epic story, mini-games, and more!

  • The game features a variety of modes, including STORY MODE, SURVIVAL, and TRAINING, in which you can enjoy the story of this series.
  • The game includes two mini-games and power-up scrolls unique to the main game. Play the game to unlock them.
  • You can also play VS battles against other players in tabletop mode or handheld mode. Play epic battles against your friends!
    *The manual included in the game it is from the NEOGEO POCKET Color edition. Therefore, some of the controls may vary on Nintendo Switch.