Elizabeth Hargrave’s award-winning board sport Wingspan is headed to Nintendo Swap. The announcement was made right now through the Nintendo Indie World livestream. A model can also be in growth for PC, and can be offered through Steam. It’s also possible to play the sport proper now on Tabletopia and Tabletop Simulator.
Wingspan is a card-driven sport about birders, together with novice fowl watchers, ornithologists, lecturers, and collectors. It options artwork from Natalia Rojas, Ana Maria Martinez Jaramillo, and Beth Sobel. It’s been on a tear since its launch in 2019. Printed by Stonemaier Video games (Scythe, Charterstone), it was not too long ago awarded one among board gaming’s highest honors, the 2019 Kennerspiel des Jahres award.
Hargave not too long ago contributed to Polygon’s end-of-decade round-up of essentially the most influential board sport revealed within the 2010s.
Stonemaier video games has made an effort to carry its video games into the digital area in recent times. There’s already loads of crossover with its hottest sport, Scythe. Not solely is there a stand-alone digital edition on Steam, however there’s additionally an unrelated real-time technique title on the best way primarily based on the identical fictional universe. Titled Iron Harvest, it equally attracts upon the work of Jakub Rozalski, the creator of the 1920+ universe.
Wingspan for Nintendo Swap is anticipated this spring. No formal launch date or value has been introduced.