Aug 25, 2020

Game Dev Tycoon makes its debut onto Switch on October 8th, import your save from PC or mobile

From Press Release:

Brisbane, 25 August 2020 – After an amazing career across PC and mobile, Greenheart Games are finally bringing Game Dev Tycoon to Nintendo Switch this 8 October. An established classic of the genre with over two million players already replaying game history, Game Dev Tycoon’s upcoming Nintendo Switch release boasts an interface optimised for Joy-Con and touch controls:

Game Dev Tycoon lets you experience game development history first-hand, from the passionate garage development of the 80s to the hundred person mega-devs of today. It’s up to you to hire the best team, create the best games and research the best tech to make your mark on the industry.

Already a game dev star? Simply import your PC or mobile save to the Nintendo Switch version or between any of the existing platforms with the game’s brand-new cross-save support.





  • Start a solo studio in the 80s, and grow it into a world-leading development team

  • Create your own games, mixing-and-matching genres, topics and platforms

  • Hire, manage and promote your development team (but beware of crunch!)

  • Open your own R&D lab and become an industry leader

  • Import your saves from PC and mobile to continue your journey to game dev stardom

  • Play the way you want: the new Switch interface supports both touch and Joy-Con gameplay!