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The Tartarus Key gets a physical Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 releases on October 12th!

We are taking on the horrors of the strange mansion with Vertical Reach and Armor Games to bring you The Tartarus Key, coming to Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 in a physical format for the very first time. This psychological horror and mystery thriller is inspired by the look and feel of classic horror games. Your choices matter, so be careful!

A total of 4,000 Switch copies and 1,000 PS4 copies of will ever be printed which will go on sale on October 12th 10 am PDT/1 pm EDT - available worldwide exclusively at

As indie's best friend, Super Rare Games works closely with the developers to ensure that every element of each release is an homage to the game printed on the cartridge. The Tartarus Key Switch physical release comes with the game on a physical cartridge, a full-color manual, an exclusive sticker, and trading cards. The PlayStation 4 release comes with the game printed on the disc, a full-color manual, interior artwork, an exclusive sticker, and a slipcover. Fans also won't be waiting for long as Super Rare Games titles ship shortly after release.

About the game:

The last thing Alex Young remembers is being at home alone in her apartment… so why has she suddenly woken up in this strange mansion? All the doors are locked by bizarre puzzles and traps, there are cameras following her every move, and she keeps thinking she sees… things… out of the corner of her eye. If she wants to escape alive, along with the other captives she discovers, she’ll need to use her wits in this adventure thriller.

Inspired by the look and feel of classic horror games, The Tartarus Key serves up a mystery filled with twists and turns, and more than a few deadly surprises. Rely on brains over brawn to help Alex survive, but beware - not everyone might make it out alive.


  • Escape a deadly mansion filled with dangerous traps, and rescue Alex’s fellow captives… or fail, and leave them to a grisly fate

  • Uncover three different endings, and dig into the heart of the mansion and the strange secrets it and your captors hold

  • Solve puzzles and challenges reminiscent of escape-the-room games in a variety of unsettling and bizarre scenarios

  • A tense, atmospheric adventure that relies on puzzles and plot instead of combat or chase sequences

For more information, you can check out the official site. Follow Super Rare Games on Twitter for news and updates.



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