Updated file size revealed for Astral Chain

The updated file size has been revealed for Astral Chain. When viewed directly on the system, the listing on the eShop now shows that the action-adventure game will take up 9.8 GB of free space, which is slightly higher than the previously reported 9.6 GB requirement.

Astral Chain is also getting a physical release, which you can pre-order with this link on Amazon, in addition to being a digital download. You can find Amazon’s features list for the Switch exclusive below:

  • ASTRAL CHAIN, a brand new action game from PlatinumGames, is coming exclusively to Nintendo Switch! As part of a police special task force, it’s up to you to fight against mysterious, alien-like creatures who have invaded the world.
  • Choose between two playable characters – one male, one female – on your adventure. The character you don’t choose also appears as your younger twin, and a fellow member of Neuron.
  • In order to resist the creatures, humanity developed a special weapon: the Legion. The Legion acts as your partner, and helps with your investigations.
  • Work together with the Legion and use all sorts of combat styles to fight your enemies. Use this synergetic action system to battle and explore together!


Astral Chain is releasing on Aug. 30, 2019, in the U.S. region. If you don’t have enough room for the upcoming title, then you might want to check out our guide for finding the best Switch-compatible MicroSD cards.

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