Shantae: Half-Genie Hero to be Released September 27th in North America

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero will be released in North America September 27th, on the Wii U, for $29.99.

On June 4, WayForward tweeted an image of pre-order listings for their platformer, Shantae: Half-Genie Hero, on GameStop. The image shows that the game will be released in North America on the Nintendo Wii U on September 27th for $29.99. WayForward later tweeted, in response to this image, that both digital and retail will be released at the same time. The game is now available for pre-order.

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero is a celebration of 2D, adventure-style platformers by game developer WayForward, makers of Ducktales Remastered, Contra 4, and Mighty Switch Force. The game features lush, hand-drawn animation, colorful characters, classic gameplay, rockin' tunes, and plenty of the outlandish humor the series is known for. 

Follow WayForward on Twitter to stay updated on the latest Shantae: Half-Genie Hero news. 

Image courtesy of WayForward

Published Jun. 7th 2016

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