Mighty Switch Force 2 is slated for early this year

WayForward Technologies is working on a follow-up to Mighty Switch Force, the developer revealed to Destructoid this week.

The words "3DS eShop hit" suggest that WayForward is only making the sequel for Nintendo's handheld, but the original Mighty Switch Force came to the 3DS a year before it arrived on the Wii U as a downloadable launch title. A multiplatform release is a possibility.

Series protagonist Patricia Wagon will be returning, but she won't be doing police work. Details are scarce at the moment, but WayForward is planning to release the game in Q1 or Q2. Jake "Virt" Kaufman will resume his work on the soundtrack.

The developer will announce more info "in the coming weeks."

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