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Nintendo introduces 20 more Switch-bound 'Nindie' indie games

August 30, 2017 | By Alissa McAloon




Nintendo consoles haven’t always been the most indie-friendly platforms on the market, but the company is hard at work to make the Nintendo Switch a strong home for indie games and developers alike.

In its second major Nindies Showcase since the Switch’s announcement, Nintendo highlighted a slew of both new and familiar indie games that are headed to the Switch in the near future or early next year.

The full showcase, embedded above this post, offers a look at twenty Switch-bound indie games headed to the console, including some surprises and a few Switch exclusives like Grasshopper Manufacture's indie dev collaboration, Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes.

The full list of indies featured in the Nindies Summer Showcase can be found just below, while full descriptions of each can be found on Nintendo's website.

  • Super Meat Boy Forever (Team Meat)
  • Shovel Knight: King of Cards (Yacht Club)
  • Mom Hid My Game (KEMCO)
  • Golf Story (Sidebar Games)
  • Floor Kids (MERJ)
  • Wulverblade  (Fully Illustrated, Darkwind Media)
  • Poly Bridge (Dry Cactus)
  • Kentucky Route Zero: TV Edition (Cardboard Computer, Annapurna Interactive)
  • Earth Atlantis  (Pixel Perfex, Headup Games)
  • Next Up Hero (Digital Continue, Aspyr Media)
  • SteamWorld Dig 2 (Image & Form Games)
  • Mulaka (Lienzo)
  • Yono and the Celestial Elephants (Neckbold Games, Plug In Digital)
  • Dragon Marked For Death (IntiCreates)
  • Battle Chef Brigade (Trinket Games, Adult Swim)
  • Morphies Law (Cosmoscope)
  • Sausage Sports Club (Luckshot Games)
  • Light Fingers (Numizmatic)
  • Nine Parchments (Frozenbyte)
  • Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes (Suda51, Grasshopper Manufacture)


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