Swords & Bones release date revealed

Check out this retro pixel platformer inspired by timeless classics such as Ghosts 'n Goblins and Castlevania.

RedDeer.games has confirmed that Swords & Bones will launch on Nintendo Switch this Friday, on February 4.

The game was created by a one-of-a-kind duo of brothers – SEEP – admirers of old, classic games.

Swords & Bones – NEW trailer: 

Grab the sword and defend the Kingdom of Vestus in an adventure full of action in the spirit of classic retro games.

The demon world invades humanity every 500 years. The Wolf Demon has been bullying the Kingdom of Vestus and it seems that there is no hope.

Swords & Bones is a game inspired by 80s and 90s classics. Travel back to your childhood, fight through levels filled with monsters, avoid traps and collect power-ups & trophies in this dark medieval fantasy world.

Sword & Bones is made in an art style that resembles 16-bit graphics. The dark and beautiful pixel art visuals are reminiscent of old gems of the genre. You’ll get shivers down your spine.

The music you’ll hear while traveling through these unfriendly lands emphasizes a gloomy atmosphere and turns up the fun. Get carried away by flawless retro midi sounds.

It’s time to defeat all the monsters and restore order in the kingdom of men!


– Over 50 levels full of action
– 16-bit style visuals
– Power-ups to collect
– Cool bosses to defeat
– Atmospheric chiptune music
– Two endings to discover

The Press kit (screenshots, arts, etc.) is available for download HERE.

Nintendo Switch EU version
Nintendo Switch US version
XBOX version

For more information on Swords & Bones, please visit the official RedDeer.games Twitter account, RedDeer.games official Facebook fanpage,  RedDeer.games official Discord Server, and RedDeer.games website.

RedDeer.games is an award-winning global gaming company that focuses on developing and publishing unique indie games.

We aim to create accessible games, easily distinguishable by their original art style. Our main goal, however, is for them to be FUN!

In recent years we released Cyber Protocol, Clumsy Rush, Art Sqool, Nirvana Pilot Yume, Little Mouse’s Encyclopedia, Circa Infinity, Detective Di, Trash Quest, and AAA Clock. 

Check out reddeer.games to learn more.

A unique duo of developer-brothers with great love for old video games. They create retro-inspired games that are appreciated by many players!

Their hits so far include very well-received dark fantasy Swords & Bones, 8-bit inspired Roar of Revenge, filled with Japanese demons Soul of Katana, and many more!

Nostalgia guaranteed!