Hi everyone! With Horace launching onto Nintendo Switch next week, we’ve published a handy little FAQ guide for all those interested in jumping on board. Got any additional questions? Post them over on our Official 505 Games social channels!
HORACE NINTENDO SWITCH FAQ GUIDE
Q: WHEN DOES HORACE LAUNCH ONTO NINTENDO SWITCH?
A: Horace launches on Nintendo Switch digitally on October 21, 2020.
Q: WILL HORACE EVER LAUNCH PHYSICALLY AT RETAIL?
A: There are currently no plans to launch Horace at retail.
Q: WHAT IS HORACE ALL ABOUT?
A: Horace is a story-driven, platform game peppered with nostalgic, popular culture references which will bring a smile to any gamer who enjoys the 8 and 16 bit era.
Learn how to master your strongest robot abilities and reunite Horace with his long-lost family. Adventure across the world – and time and space – to save mankind from total destruction. Run and jump your way through a comical but touching story told by the charming robot protagonist and use your wits to overcome classic 2D platforming challenges, all whilst cleaning up the mess left behind from the Robot War! Experience tons of variety along the way with parodies of classic mini games ranging from rhythm action to FPS.
Q: HOW MANY PLAYERS DOES HORACE SUPPORT?
A: Horace supports 1 player.
Q: DOES HORACE SUPPORT THE NINTENDO SWITCH PRO CONTROLLER?
A: Yes, Horace supports the Nintendo Switch Pro controller.
Q: DOES HORACE SUPPORT MOTION CONTROLS?
A: No, Horace does not support motion controls.
Q: HOW MANY HOURS WILL I GET OUT OF HORACE?
A: It’s hard to say. Horace could take you 20-30 hours to complete, depending on your familiarity with platforming and puzzle games. There’s a ton of content available and you might find yourself spending hours procrastinating in the arcades in game.
Q: HOW MUCH SPACE DOES HORACE REQUIRE TO INSTALL?
A: Horace requires 5.7GB to install.
Q: HOW DOES HORACE PERFORM ON THE NINTENDO SWITCH?
A: Horace will run at 1080p (1920 x 1080) while docked and 720p (1280 x 720) when undocked.
Q: WHICH LANGUAGES WILL HORACE SUPPORT?
A: Horace supports English VO only but will have subtitles for French, German, Italian and Spanish.
Q: WHERE CAN I FIND MORE INFORMATION ON HORACE?
A: Please visit the 505 Games website for more info on Horace.
Q: CAN I CAPTURE / STREAM HORACE AT LAUNCH?
A: Absolutely! Be sure to include our social handles in your content so we can check it out ourselves.
Q: CAN I EARN NINTENDO GOLD POINTS WHEN I PURCHASE HORACE?
A: Yes! Check out the Nintendo eShop Horace store page for more information or earning and spending Gold Points.
Q: CAN I PRE-ORDER HORACE?
A: You can pre-order Horace now for 10% off here!