Both of Ori’s beloved titles, Ori and the Blind Forest e Ori and the Will of the Wisps, can now be purchased together for Nintendo Switch with the release of Ori: The Collection. Fans can pre-order this double pack starting today for $ 49.99 USD on ori.iam8bit.com and resellers around the world. To celebrate the news, the trailer is already available for viewing.
Available worldwide on 12 October, Ori: The Collection (of which you can find the trailer here) will contain Ori and the Blind Forest: Definitive Edition and Ori and the Will of the Wisps on a single cartridge for Nintendo Switch. Ori: The Collection will include award-winning digital soundtracks for both games and six collectible art cards. Ori: The Collection comes from iam8bit, Moon Studios and Xbox Game Studios, with global distribution from partner Skybound Games.
Ori: The Collection – Collector’s Edition
By popular demand, iam8bit will also release the Ori Collector’s Edition which includes both Ori and the Blind Forest: Definitive Edition and Ori and the Will of the Wisps for Nintendo Switch, as well as a variety of other collectibles, including a majestic stained glass-style piece of art. The Ori Collector’s Edition was one of the most sought after collector’s editions of the year in 2020 and will be available exclusively on iam8bit.com and shipped just in time for the holidays! The Ori franchise began in March 2015 with the launch of Ori and the Blind Forest which has received overwhelming praise, garnering over 50 awards and nominations, including Best Art Direction ai The Game Awards, il BAFTA Games Award for Artistic Achievement, DICE Awards for Outstanding Achievement in Original Composition, Artistic Direction and Animation.
Ori and the Will of the Wisps launched in March 2020 with Xbox Game Pass and received similar admiration, nominated for several awards at the Game Developer’s Choice Awards del 2021, to the BAFTA Game Awards, al D.I.C.E. Awards, SXSW Gaming Awards e Golden Joystick Award. The title was dubbed a Metacritic Must-Play title at launch and received overwhelmingly positive reviews from the media and fans, with GameMe + calling it “one of the best platformers ever made and… an easy front-runner to the game of the year. “