Tintin Reporter: Cigars of the Pharaoh announced

Heidi Nicholas - August 22nd 2022

Tintin Reporter: Cigars of the Pharaoh has been announced, and arrives for Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PS5, PS4, PC, and Nintendo Switch in 2023.

Tintin Reporter: Cigars of the Pharaoh sees Tintin and Snowy heading out on a mission to find the tomb of Pharaoh Kih-Oskh and to investigate a drug trafficking case. Check out the teaser below:

Tintin Reporter: Cigars of the Pharaoh arrives in 2023

"Join Tintin in a series of action-packed puzzles as he tries to solve an international drug trafficking case by exploring the Orient, but also an ancient temple, a desert the depths of a lush jungle and other magnificent but challenging locations," publisher Microids says.

Nick Rodwell, the director of Moulinsart (the owner of "all exploitation rights" of Hergés work), says, "The production of a new immersive video game for PC and consoles carries the adventure legacy of the most famous reporter. Our ambition is first and foremost entertaining and friendly to please the whole family. Microids is the perfect partner to accompany Tintin for this new adventure!”

Microids CEO Stéphane Longeard also chimed in, adding, "Being able to work on an adaptation of the famous Belgian reporter’s adventure is a delight. We started working on the game a few years ago and we cannot wait to show more to our players worldwide. If I had one thing to add, I’d say that we’ll do everything in our power to pay tribute to Hergé’s work and offer the fans the adaptation of their dreams.”

We can expect Tintin Reporter: Cigars of the Pharaoh in 2023 — what do you think of this announcement? Let us know in the comments!