Asphalt 9 Legends coming to Switch in October 2019

Asphalt 9: Legends Nintendo Switch pre-order has just opened and arcade fun will arrive in October for all portable device owners. Gameloft, the developer and publisher of the game, also promises exclusive content for Nintendo fans with the usual fast-paced racing game perfectly suited for Switch. They are also bringing lovely features like local split screen support….

Asphalt 9: Legends will arrive on the Nintendo Switch. Released on October 8, Asphalt 9: Legends will be released as a free download game. Celebrating its Switch launch

Asphalt 9: Legends will arrive on the Nintendo Switch. Released on October 8, Asphalt 9: Legends will be released as a free download game. Celebrating its Switch launch

The exclusive features of Asphalt 9: Legends Switch include, of course, the local multiplayer split-screen mode, which is evident, but also the Quick Race mode, which will be available on and off-line. Up to eight players can compete online in a free environment for everyone. The local game will admit up to four. 41 tracks, available for local multiplayer mode, while online competition offers even more.

The Switch version of Asphalt 9: Legends will feature up to 8 players online for free for everyone, and up to 4 players in local multiplayer mode on split screen. You can play both online and offline. A subscription to Nintendo Switch Online will not be required to download and play Asphalt 9: Legends.

The controls are also designed to fit Nintendo Switch, adapted for Nintendo Switch Pro Controller, Joy-Con, gyro motion, touch screen and Touchdrive. Finally, the Asphalt 9: Legends pre-order is now open, but the game is free to download and online membership will not be necessary to play it online. Gameloft also promised that all game content will be unlockable without spending a penny. However, the pre-purchase option will give the Asphalt 9: Legends Starting Racer Pack, which will give players an advantage in discovering content.

Asphalt 9: Legends is the latest in a series of award-winning racing games by Gameloft, which made the company’s name. This ninth entry was published in June, 2018, to mobile devices and PC and its release for Nintendo Switch is set for October 9th. Each new entry in the series has kept the core gameplay intact, which is what appeals to the fans the most, but has always brought in innovative improvements to the racing genre in general. This ninth edition is particularly praised for its prestigious car lineup and new control schemes, which will be transcribed to Switch of course.

Such features as Touch Drive and “Shockwave nitro” reimplementation from the sixth series’ entry titled Adrenaline, is what gave this latest edition its dangerously good flavor. Also, the game is the most advanced graphics racing game on the market, according to many, and it is one of the most downloaded racing games today, if not the most downloaded ever.

Lastly, this ninth edition was featured in several Esports events and tournaments, like Vodafone 5G ESL Mobile Open, held in Milan with over $50K prize pool, ESL Mobile Open by AT&T in Mexico, and their own Asphalt esports series by Black Shark at Gamescom.

As mentioned, Nintendo Switch version will support online play, all of the cars and tracks from the original game, multiplayer crews, an engaging single player campaign, and more. Some of the cars featured in the game include the rare and prestigious Bugatti Chiron, Lamborghini Terzo Millenio, McLaren P1, and others. There are over 60 cars in total with numerous tracks and content arriving.

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The exclusive features of Asphalt 9: Legends Switch include, of course, the local multiplayer split-screen mode, which is evident, but also the Quick Race mode, which will be available on and off-line. Up to eight players can compete online in a free environment for everyone. The local game will admit up to four. 41 tracks, available for local multiplayer mode, while online competition offers even more.

The controls are also designed to fit Nintendo Switch, adapted for Nintendo Switch Pro Controller, Joy-Con, gyro motion, touch screen and Touchdrive. Finally, the Asphalt 9: Legends pre-order is now open, but the game is free to download and online membership will not be necessary to play it online.

Gameloft also promised that all game content will be unlockable without spending a penny. However, the pre-purchase option will give the Asphalt 9: Legends Starting Racer Pack, which will give players an advantage in discovering content.