Chicken Rider – an endless runner cartoon also on Nintendo Switch

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Ultimate Games S.A. is releasing on Nintendo Switch another game. Chicken Rider is the title of an endless runner genre, which advantages are its dynamic gameplay and light cartoon style. The digital distribution (Nintendo eShop) is set for May 17 this year.

Chicken Rider endless runner cartoon Nintendo Switch The digital distribution (Nintendo eShop) is set for May 17

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Chicken Rider was created by the Polish studio Red Dev, and Ultimate Games S.A. is the publisher for the Nintendo Switch version. Last year Chicken Rider was also released for PC/Mac (Steam) and mobile devices (iOS and Android).

The game belongs to the endless runner genre, where the player moves forward all the time and it is not possible to stop. In relation to this, Chicken Rider has been based on intuitive, single-key control.

The main character is a polar bear riding on a chicken, which is fighting for the freedom of other animals. Differentiated challenges and locations are awaiting players. The game is also spiced up with special power-ups (e.g. squirrel commando), differentiated outfits and “mounts”.

Chicken Rider, on Nintendo Switch The digital distribution (Nintendo eShop) is set for May 17

As the creators explain, their goal was to combine easy to master and addictive gameplay with a characteristic, cartoon-style setting. There are also numerous humorous elements and funny animations throughout the game.

Chicken Rider endless runner cartoon Nintendo Switch The digital distribution

Chicken Rider is an endless runner game in which the player takes control of the young polar bear. The little bear is fighting for animal freedom. But during the attempt of chicken liberation, not everything is working according to the plan. Our hero accidentally turns on the alarm and he is forced to flee on the only one vehicle left… the chicken.

During the gameplay, the player will be able to use different crazy power-ups, among which you will find Squirrel Commando or a typical American redneck! After every run, the player will be able to buy different outfits for the bear and unlock new “mounts”!


  • Super exciting gameplay – our heroes cannot stop even for a second or they will be caught!
  • More than 70th different outfits – you can escape but you have to do it in style. The player will be able to change parts of the outfits freely.
  • Wacky power-ups – Squirrel Commando, Tabasco sauce or a harvester that’s ones of the many power-ups available in the game.
  • 7 different chickens -- in the game, there will be 7 different “mounts” available.
  • 8 diverse levels – during their escape, our heroes will run through Area 51, typical American town and even to the one place that hasn't been corrupted by capitalism… SPAAAACE!

The main features of Chicken Rider:

  • Dynamic and exciting gameplay – it is impossible to stop;
  • 7 different chickens (“mounts”);
  • simple and intuitive control;
  • 8 different locations (including Zone 51 and outer space);
  • Over 70 different outfits;
  • Crazy power-ups (including squirrel commando and tabasco sauce).

The launch date on Nintendo Switch is set for May 17, 2019.

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Chicken Rider Trailer:

Basic information:

Chicken Rider

Genre: independent, recreational, action, endless runner

Producer: Red Dev Studio, Ultimate Games S.A.

Publisher: Ultimate Games S.A.

Language: English

Launch date: May 17, 2019 (Nintendo Switch), July 31, 2018 (Steam PC & Mac, iOS, Android)

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