Switch version of the Viking-themed management survival sim will include all DLC

11th July, Paris, France – Developer CCCP and publisher Dear Villagers today announced that the Viking themed survival management sim Dead in Vinland launches today on Nintendo Switch™ on July 11th, priced at $27.99 / 27.99€. Dead in Vinland: True Viking Edition includes all of the DLC released for the PC version of the game.

You can watch the brand new Switch launch trailer here

Dead in Vinland is a survival management sim that centres around a family, exiled and stranded on a mysterious island they are forced to work together, tame the land and fight for their survival. 

Players must care for their struggling community, managing both their physical and mental health, as well as helping them defend themselves in tactical turn-based combat.

Explore the island and the characters with meaningful choices that will lead the heroes through desperation, joy and maybe even romance.

For the True Viking Edition, the interface was totally readapted to offer the perfect survival experience on Nintendo Switch™ and enables players to take Erik’s family everywhere!


  • Deep survival management sim: To survive the harsh lands of Vinland players will have to carefully balance the wants and needs of their growing community with the constant struggle for resources and safety. Dead in Vinland offers a satisfyingly deep survival management experience with tasks including gathering building materials, securing a supply of food, taking care of the mental and physical health of characters, fighting diseases and wounds, rationing water supplies and enduring the rough and merciless seasons.


  • Challenging strategic battles: Keeping the community safe means facing nerve-wracking turn-based battles in epic encounters. Players will be able to take on the challenge in their own way, forming their perfect team with a mix of offence, defence and support chosen from over 600 character traits.


  • Build your base and manage your community: The island community will grow to groups of up to 14 playable characters, each with their own strengths, flaws and stories. The only way to survive is to expand the shelter with a choice of more than 130 upgrades.


  • Shape the tale of the heroes: Dead in Vinland offers a vast storyline with over 70 non-linear quests, each choice will decide the fate of the community. Relationships evolve with meaningful dialogue choices, giving the player the chance to get to know the heroes as they experience joy, desperation and even romance.


To stay up to date on the latest for Dead In Vinland, please visit the official Dead in Vinland website and follow the game on Facebook, Discord and Twitter channels.