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The wait has been worth it!

Retail box out now for Nintendo Switch - incl. great bonus content

Nicalis and  Headup Games proudly announce today's retail release of  The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+.  Isaac's iconic journey is now available on Nintendo Switch as physical retail box.

The famous rogue-like action-shooter  The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+  is available in European retail stores including fantastic goodies of our favourite little boy. Get your hands on the retro-style manual, reminiscent of the NES era of gaming and grab your own pair of adorable sticker sheets.

Not only does the box itself come filled to the brim with content, but so does the game itself.  The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+  contains tons of weapons and items to collect, hordes of individual enemy types and randomly generated rooms from over 11.000 different possible configurations. No playthrough will be the same!

Don't be an egg...get  The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+  now.


About The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+

When Isaac’s mother starts hearing the voice of God demanding a sacrifice be made to prove her faith, Isaac escapes into the basement facing droves of deranged enemies, lost brothers and sisters, his fears, and eventually his mother.

The Binding of Isaac  is a randomly generated action-shooter with heavy RPG and Rogue-like elements. Following Isaac on his journey, players will find bizarre treasures that change Isaac's form, giving him superhuman abilities and enabling him to fight off droves of mysterious creatures, discover secrets, and fight his way to safety.


  • Over 600 items and weapons
  • 20 different animated endings
  • 13 playable characters
  • Over 90 unique bosses, each with multiple variations
  • Online Leaderboards and Daily Runs
  • Over 180  individual enemy types
  • Bestiary! (enemy collection page that keeps track of everything you kill in game)

About Headup Games

Headup Games is a hybrid games publishing and development company providing players worldwide with the best content in the independent gaming sector. Active on all major platforms such as consoles, mobile devices and PC, the company has released over 100 titles since its establishment in 2009. With over 50 million customers served on mobile and a further several million players on the PC and consoles, Headup Games is always looking to raise awareness and commercial success for developers thinking outside the box. More information can be found at  www.headupgames.com


About Nicalis, Inc.

Based in the United States and founded in 2007, Nicalis, Inc. is an independent developer and publisher with a proven track record that includes well-polished games like  Cave Story1001 Spikes and  The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+. For more info, e-mail pr@nicalis.com .


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Gregor Ebert


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Headup Games

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please email pr@nicalis.com

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