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Sep 17, 2019

Eagle Island “Free-For-Owl” update comes to Switch today

From Press Release:

PHILADELPHIA, PA – [SEPT 16, 2019] — Community feedback has been instrumental in the development of Eagle Island’s “Free-For-Owl” patch, landing on the Nintendo Switch. Players have praised the Momocon 2019 award-winning Eagle Island and its developer for going beyond the industry standards for accessibility options.

These additions bolster an already thorough list of high accessibility options. Developer Nick Gregory says, ” I wanted players to create an experience to play how they want to play! Their feedback is the force behind this update.” 

Eagle Island’s “Free For Owl” update contains 104 features and improvements including:
  • New ‘Lite’ Difficulty Setting
  • Storage of Unwanted Runestones in Backpack
  • ‘Lucky Chance’ on Game Over
  • Select Loadout from Backpack on Start of New Run
  • ‘360-Degree Aiming’ Gameplay Tweak
  • ‘Permanent Runestone’ Gameplay Tweak & more!

For full patch notes, visit: Pixelnicks’ Eagle Island Changelog!

First-time developer, Pixelnicks, and publisher, Screenwave Media, add additional accessibility options and new ways to play in Eagle Island’s free content patch coming to Nintendo Switch on September 17th, 2019. Players can enjoy the “Free-For-Owl” Feature Update [1.0.8] across all platforms highlighting new difficulty screen, runestone backpack, and 360-degree aiming!