The cut-down edition ofhas been available for iOS and Android devices since February -- when CNET's Sean Buckley with this version -- and on Windows 10 since June.
It's basically an abridged version of the main game, which has been available on PS4 and Xbox One since 2016, that removes the open world, adds a chibi art style and a fixed camera angle. However, it maintains much of the main game's voice acting and music.
The Switch release is the series' first appearance on the console and it's something of a homecoming since the original Final Fantasy first appeared on in 1987. It's likely that the game would've been announced during the Nintendo Direct stream that was scheduled for Thursday, but .
Neither Nintendo nor Square Enix immediately responded to a request for comment about the game's Switch release date.
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