Unit 4 is just days away from leaping onto a Nintendo Switch near you and, if you snap it up quickly, you'll be able to benefit by saving 50% on the full price. Lovely stuff.

Described as a fast-paced platformer, this one supports co-op play for up to four players, tasking you with performing impossible tricks, taking on evil bosses, enjoying the odd mini-game or two and more. There's a story behind all of the chaos, too, which you can read for yourself below:

An alien army has stolen the sacred artifact of our heroes' tribe. Similar reports are coming from other planets. Problem: the solar system will decay without the power of these artifacts.

Begin an epic journey to uncover the truth. What is this army trying to accomplish and can you recover the artifacts before the universe collapses?

We also have a feature list and some screenshots for you:

  • Cooperative mode for up to 4 players
  • 4 characters with a unique ability
  • A whole galaxy with many planets and creatures to discover
  • Evil bosses to defeat
  • Gameplay and pixel art paying homage to classic games
  • Characters & ship customisation
  • Mini-games including multiplayer versus

So, about that 50% off... The game is available to pre-order right now from the Switch eShop in the Americas, Europe, and Australia, with the 50% discount automatically applied to all purchases for a limited time. Players who own select PQube titles will actually be able to secure 60% off, so make sure to check to see what savings you can secure.

The game itself launches this Friday, 15th March. Full price is set at $14.99 / 14.99€.

Does this look like your kind of game? Will you be taking advantage of these early discounts? Tell us below.