WayForward’s platformer Shantae: Half-Genie Hero will become available on Switch this Summer, and the first DLC is already on its way for the same release window. This added content comes packed under the name “Pirate Queen’s Quest”, and it’ll revolve around a new storyline where you are the evil pirate Risky Boots.
Here are the details:
- Take on any world in any order
- Slice your foes to ribbons with Risky’s Scimitar, or blast away with her Pistol
- Master Pirate Gear like the Bomb Shot, Grappling Hook, Hat Glide, Cannon Jump, and more
- Deploy Tinkerbat crewmen to turn the tide of battle
- Collect Cursed Magic to customize Risky’s abilities any way you like
- Brand new enemies, puzzles, and storyline
Just as Shantae and her inventor Uncle put the finishing touches on the powerful new Dynamo, the bodacious buccaneer Risky Boots shows up to steal it! Playing the role of the evil pirate, it’s your job to find the FIVE COMPONENTS you’ll need to upgrade the Dynamo and bend Sequin Land to your will! Pillage, loot, and plunder your way to the ultimate showdown against the Half-Genie runt and win the day for pirates everywhere!