Minecraft: Story Mode

Minecraft Story Mode Coming to the Switch August 22

Hey, how come Europe gets it first? Fine, guess I’ll play Splatoon 2 while I wait.

Telltale Games‘ episodic adventure Minecraft Story Mode – The Complete Adventure is releasing on August 22 for the Switch. The announcement comes from the eShop, where it also lists the game for $39.99.

Minecraft Story Mode is an episodic adventure of the incredibly popular sandbox game. It first appeared on other platforms, but now the entire first season is coming to Switch.


While the Telltale Games hasn’t officially confirmed it, the eShop puts the release date at August 22 in North America. The game is also set to release in Europe on July 21.

Here’s a screenshot of the page retweeted by our friend Switch Nindies:

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James Peterson

An aspiring digital journalist, James loves Nintendo and Japanese culture. He spent eight years in Japan studying the language and learning about the culture, if not goofing around in Tokyo. Zelda, Pokémon, and Xenoblade are some of his favorite franchises to play.