Nintendo’s Indie World Showcase Recap


Nintendo announced that an ‘Indie World Showcase’ video presentation would be streaming tonight, with roughly twenty minutes of indie games coming to Nintendo Switch. Hopefully we will get some release dates for some games that we haven’t heard about in a while and get to see some new awesome indies! Maybe even an available now title!

Please read below for our recap of all the titles in the showcase:

Risk of Rain 2 (Gearbox Publishing) – Single and Multiplayer rogue-like action coming in Summer 2019.

Eastward (Chucklefish games) – Amazing looking pixel art game from Chuckfish is coming to Switch in 2020.

Freedom Finger (Wide Right Interactive) – Every enemy is your weapon? In this music driven shooter – Fall 2019.

Röki (United Label) – Make some friends with monsters this Winter.

Torchlight II (Perfect World Entertainment) – Hack and slash your way through dungeons on September 3.

Skater XL (Easy Day Studios) – Modern day skating simulator with total board control and physics based game play – 2020.

Youropa (frecle) – When life gets you down defy gravity in this mind bending puzzle game.

SUPERHOT (SUPERHOT Team) – Time only moves when you do! Releases Today!

Dungeon Defenders: Awakened (Chromatic Studios) – Multiplayer online dungeon defending on the go – Launching as a timed console exclusive for Nintendo Switch in February 2020.

The Touryst (Shin’en) – Higher def Minecraft-esc holiday you always dreamed? – November 2019.

SkellBoy (Fabraz) – 2D art meets 3D RPG gameplay – December 3rd.

EarthNight (Cleaversoft) – Dragons have conquered the Earth, gotta end the apocalypse – 2019.

Hotline Miami Collection (Devolver Digital) – People requested it and Devolver Digital is delivering, both games in one package – Available Today!

Quick succession of games: Blasphemus (September 26), Close to the Sun (2019), Cat Quest II (Fall 2019), Spiritfarer (Spring 2020), Trine 4: The Nightmare Prince (October 8), Creature In the Well (September 6), One Finger Death Punch 2 (December 2), Best Friend Forever (February 14 2020), PHOGS! (Early 2020), What The Golf (Winter), KINE (2019), HYPERCHANGE: Unboxed (Winter), Northgard (September 26),Sparklite (Fall 2019) and lastly Munchkin: Quacked Quest (Fall 2019).

One more thing!

Ori and the Blind Forest is coming to Switch!!!! As a definitive edition! Ori and the Blind Forest is coming on September 27th!

You can watch the showcase below if you missed it:

When Eleanore isn’t trying to figure out how the Earth works she’s trying to pay off her loan in Animal Crossing, complete her Pokedex or finishing one more RPG or platformer. She is a lover of great characters, cute or creative art styles and awesome game soundtracks.