Switchblade Launch Details: Everything you should know

16th August, 2018

The launch of Switchblade is just around the corner! To make sure you’re ready for deployment on 28th August, we’ve put together a series of launch-day protocols so you’ll know what to expect, how best to prepare, and when you’ll be able to jump in and officially begin your fight for the future on Steam and PlayStation 4.

Purchase the game

You will only be able to digitally purchase Switchblade for Steam and PlayStation 4 from the following locations:

Installation and Play Instructions


Step 1: Turn on your PlayStation 4 and log in to your preferred local user.
Step 2: Go to the PlayStation Store and select “Search” from the top menu.
Step 3: In the search field, type in “Switchblade.”
Step 4: Select “Switchblade: Founder’s Pack” from the search results and then click “Download.”
Step 5: Once installed, select the Switchblade icon and press “X” to begin!


Step 1: Download and install the Steam App if you haven’t already, and launch it.
Step 2: Click this link to go to the Switchblade page on the Steam Store where you can purchase the game.
Step 3: Go to the Library tab in the Steam App and select Switchblade from the list of owned games on the left-hand side.
Step 4: If you’ve never played Switchblade before on Steam, click “Install” to begin the installation process.
Step 5: If you’ve played Switchblade before, allow your game client to update to the latest version.
Step 6: Once the game has installed and updated, click “Play” to begin!


While we’ve worked hard to provide the best launch experience for all players heading into Switchblade, should you require troubleshooting for any of the above steps, or if you happen to encounter issues on launch night, don’t hesitate to contact us! We’ll be on standby in the official Switchblade Forums and on @Switchbladegame —plus, our support email:

And don’t forget: For all the latest game news and updates, be sure to follow Switchblade on Facebook and Twitter. Alternatively, you can also join our Discord.