Published on April 22nd, 2021 | by Adrian Gunning

New Gameplay Trailer Debuts for RWBY: Grimm Eclipse – Definitive Edition

Go Team RWBY! Aspyr is revving up the excitement for the upcoming launch of RWBY: Grimm Eclipse – Definitive Edition on Nintendo Switch on May 13 with the surprise release of a new video that offers gamers a sneak peak at the gameplay experience and features for the fan-favorite hack-and-slash game.

Featuring scenes with RWBY’s infamous characters – Ruby, Weiss, Black and Yang – the new video takes players inside the intense action as they fight to stop the evil forces of the Grimm and Doctor Merlot. Be the first to see the characters in all-new outfits. Check out the action in Horde mode. Learn how to upgrade your skills for the ultimate attack and more.

Key Features

  • Become the Ultimate Team – Team up with your friends in either new, exclusive two-player couch co-op, or four-player online co-op, and utilize powerful team attacks.
  • Play as Your Favorite Characters – Play as Ruby, Weiss, Blake, Yang, and Team JNPR and unlock each character’s unique abilities and upgrades.
  • Customize Your Style – Want to fight in the new Volume 7 outfits? Wonder what it’s like to run around Remnant in pajamas? Maybe you’d prefer to try out the exclusive, never-before-seen Power Armor? No matter your style, there’s plenty of outfit options for every RWBY fan.
  • Immerse Yourself in the World of RWBY – Experience an exclusive and fully canon storyline with full voiceover from the cast of the show and an original score from RWBY’s composer.
  • Conquer the Grimm Gauntlet & Horde Mode – Prove you’re the ultimate Huntsman or Huntress by defeating waves of enemies and building defense turrets in challenging alternate game modes.
  • Experience all game DLC Ever Introduced: Enjoy all 3 years of content updates.

RWBY Definitive Couch Co-Op Pack” Sweepstakes

Fans can now enter for a chance to win one of three (3) ultimate RWBY prize packs, valued at $1,000 each. Each prize pack includes a limited edition Alpha Beowulf statue, a RWBY Grimm Street Fight print art set by artist Yin Shian Ng, the RWBY Semblance Sumi-E weekender bag, a RWBY x Ein Lee Ruby pint glass set, a RWBY Team RWBY throw blanket, a one year subscription to Rooster Teeth First, and a digital copy of the game for Nintendo Switch. To enter, head to Winners to be announced the week of May 13.


RWBY: Grimm Eclipse – Definitive Edition arrives on the Nintendo eShop on May 13.

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About the Author'

Adrian lives in Melbourne Australia and has a huge passion for gaming, technology and pop culture. He recently finished his a Bachelor of Journalism and is currently focusing on games journalism. When not writing and playing video games, Adrian can be found in Comics 'R' Us debating the pros of the DC Universe and cons of the Marvel Universe.

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