Inkle and Strictly Limited Games teamed up again to make a physical version of 80 Days & Overboard! for Nintendo Switch.
For this collaboration there are two distinct versions. The first is the standard edition, which is limited to 2,000 copies and includes the game, plus a lovely manual for $30.99. Those looking for a bit more can get the Special Limited Edition that includes the standard version, along with a comb, poster, OST, timetable flyer, postcard set, boat ticket and playing cards. This edition is slightly more rare at 999 copies and will run you $50.99.
If you have not heard of 80 Days or Overboard!, you can find the official overview below:
Inspired by Jules Verne’s renowned novel, join Phileas Fogg and his loyal servant Passepartout as they race around the world against a clock that never stops. Explore the entire globe to find the fastest route, or the strangest stories…
Barges, trains, airships and mechanical camels are ready to whisk you away. Take the newly-built Orient Express from Paris to Istanbul, then hop on a hot-air balloon for a 3-day journey to Beirut. Will you board a passenger ferry bound for Alexandria or an airship to Mesopotamia, or perhaps ride an ingenious solar-car down the old road to Baghdad through the ruins of an ancient Sumerian city…?
Taking its literary roots and exploding them across the entire world, 80 Days weaves a compelling narrative with deep characters and interactions. Branching paths allow for near limitless possible story developments and endings. Every new playthrough is a completely new experience and there is always more to discover.
Will you make it back to London in time? With hundreds of routes and cities to explore and thousands of people to meet, unique adventures, hidden corners and secrets abound in this multi-award-winning masterpiece of interactive fiction.
Travel around the world
With over 170 bespoke cities to visit
New twist on established setting
Dive into the richly imagined, diverse alternative-history steampunk world
Creative ways to travel
Travel by train, airship, moving city, ice-walker, hydrofoils and much more…
Near limitless freedom of choice
Thousands of choices create a journey with endless possibilities
Beautiful, unique visuals
Stunning art by Jaume Illustration
Take up the challengeStrictly Limited Games
80 Days is not the end – can you do it in less?
A murder has been committed aboard a ship bound for New York – and you’re the one whodunnit. Now you have just eight hours to help the former actress Veronica Villensey lie, cheat and murder her way to freedom.
Cover the evidence, mislead the witnesses, frame another suspect and escape with your husband’s life insurance and your reputation intact in this next-generation visual novel where every move counts, and every character is watching. Choose your words carefully, or the finger of suspicion will turn on you.
Blackmail a spy, fall in love, murder a rival, drug a witness, lie, befriend, betray, console, sneak, seduce, steal, borrow, pray, eavesdrop, deceive, kill…There are clues, evidence, suspects, accusations, secrets and lies. Can you get away with murder?
You’ll need all your cunning, coercion and charisma to ensure that someone else takes the fall.
NPCs have their own agendas, and remember everything they see and hear.
Next-gen visual novel
Choose every line and every action. Go where you want, when you want.
Who can you trust?
Some characters are friendly, and some are out to get you. Who will you befriend? And who will you betray?
Every minute counts
You have eight hours to escape justice. The clock is always ticking.
Highly replayableStrictly Limited Games
Play once for a thrill, or multiple times to uncover all the secrets and achieve Veronica’s ideal ending.