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Switch players can now dive into the depths (again and again) in Mossmoth's beloved roguelike games, Spelunky and Spelunky 2.
Though an official announcement hasn't yet been made, an update to the two games' Australian eShop pages suggest they're launching later this month.
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The classic roguelite platformers are finally coming to Switch.
Two of three "major improvements" have been completed, as per developer Mossmouth.
Changes for spawn rates of enemies and traps in World 1-1 and 1-2 are currently being tested.
Steam users can finally get their hands on the roguelike platformer.
Mossmouth is still testing the mode and making improvements.
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Creator Derek Yu promises an update "later this month."
Mossmouth will look into other platforms after the Steam release.