March 17, 2020 – Nintendo aired a new Indie World. A showcase to present new games, announce release dates and show trailers. In this article you will find all major announcements from the show. Do you want to see the full presentation? Check it out at Youtube.

 

Blue Fire – Announced as timed exclusive

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Summer 2020Nintendo SwitchROBI StudiosGraffiti GamesGo to [icon type=”icon-popup”]

A Dark World Awaits – Travel through the perished world of Penumbra to explore unique areas filled with diverse enemies, sharp 3D platforming challenges, quests, collectibles, and more.

Embark on an extraordinary journey through the desolated kingdom of Penumbra and discover the hidden secrets of this long-forgotten land. Explore mystical temples, encounter survivors and take on strange quests to collect valuable items. Along your adventure, slash your way through daunting adversaries, roam across mysterious and abandoned regions, leap through deadly traps and ultimately master the art of movement.

Baldo – Announced as timed exclusive

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Summer 2020Nintendo SwitchNaps TeamNaps TeamGo to [icon type=”icon-popup”]

Baldo is an action adventure rpg, full of puzzles and intricate dungeons to solve. Travelling around the world, Baldo will interact with many weird and funny characters scattered everywhere, to complete the main story quest and many other sidequests.

You’ll travel into an open world map discovering new towns and people, fighting enemies , locating hidden temples and collecting objects to get new weapons or items to use.

I am Dead – Announced as timed exclusive

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2020Nintendo SwitchHollow PondsAnnapurna InteractiveGo to [icon type=”icon-popup”]

I am Dead is a charming puzzle adventure game from the creators of Hohokum and Wilmot’s Warehouse about exploring the afterlife.

Morris Lupton is the recently-deceased museum curator of the tiny island of Shelmerston who is reunited with the ghost of his dog Sparky, only to discover that a disaster is about to destroy his beloved island.

Together, they must uncover Shelmerston’s ancient mysteries, prevent the island’s volcano from erupting, and save the place they call home.

B.ark – Announced as timed exclusive

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Late 2020Nintendo SwitchTic Toc GamesTic Toc GamesGo to [icon type=”icon-popup”]

B.Ark takes space shoot ’em ups to a new level of cooperative party play with 4 player couch co-op. Navigate the galaxy as you blast through a space armada of fishy themed enemies, create unique attack strategies with your team, upgrade your ships, and explore the solar system to find a challenging secret ending!

Cyanide & Happiness – Freakpocalypse: Part 1 – Announced as timed exclusive

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Summer 2020Nintendo SwitchExplosmSerenity ForgeGo to [icon type=”icon-popup”]

As Coop “Go Away, Weirdo” McCarthy, all you want to do is make the world a better place. The trouble is: Nobody likes you, school sucks, you can’t find a prom date, everybody bullies you (including your teachers), and your attempts to help only makes things worse. Will you escape high school alive? Who will love you? Why is this game called Freakpocalypse? Find the answers to these questions and more by looking at, talking to, and touching everything within the Cyanide & Happiness universe.

Summer in Mara – Announced as timed exclusive

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Spring 2020Nintendo SwitchChibig ChibigGo to [icon type=”icon-popup”]

Take care of your own island and explore the ocean in this farming adventure. ‘Summer in Mara’ mix farming, crafting and exploring mechanics in a tropical archipelago with a colorful style and strong narrative.

‘Summer in Mara’ is a single-player experience in a calm, relaxing environment, with a handmade look and an exciting narrative. You will be Koa, a little adventurer girl who has to explore the world and discover the secrets that the ocean keeps.

Quantum League – Coming to Nintendo Switch

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Late 2020Nintendo SwitchNimble Giant EntertainmentNimble Giant EntertainmentGo to [icon type=”icon-popup”]

As a Quantum Athlete, compete in specially designed arenas where agility, speed and skill are not enough to rise to the top. The ability to tactically play with your past and future selves is key. Quantum League combines muscles with brain in an unique, exciting way to bring online competitive shooters to a new level.

The Good Life – Coming to Nintendo Switch

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2020Nintendo SwitchWhite Owls
Grounding
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Play as Naomi, a journalist from New York who moves to a backwoods British town called Rainy Woods in order to pay off her massive debt.

The only way for her to escape from debt hell is to take pictures of happenings in the town and report on them. Of course, ‘the happiest town in the world’ is not your average town…

The Last Campfire – New announced

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Summer 2020Nintendo SwitchHello GamesHello GamesGo to [icon type=”icon-popup”]

Sports Story is a game about sports, but not always. Various non-sporting pursuits provide variety. Alternative activities like dungeon exploration, stealthy infiltrations, and fishing expeditions mean something unexpected waits around every corner. Sometimes, it is even sports.

PixelJunk Eden 2 – Coming to Nintendo Switch

 

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Summer 2020Nintendo SwitchQ-GamesQ-GamesGo to [icon type=”icon-popup”]

From the mind of Baiyon, creative director and hypnotic soundscape composer, for both the award winning Pixeljunk Eden and Eden Obscura, comes Eden 2, an exploration of life, color and collaboration as Grimps reinvigorate and revitalize the world in a swath of luminescence, painting upon a lush canvas as they play.

Return to the spectacular, ever changing gardens of psychedelic sights and sounds as you cultivate new plants and biomes, collect pollen and help seeds sprout new exotic leaves and bloom flowers, all against a dynamic and vibrant backdrop of mellow, multi-hued visuals.

Faeria – Coming to Switch

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March 2020Nintendo SwitchAbrakam EntertainmentVersus EvilGo to [icon type=”icon-popup”]

With its unique living board, Faeria will challenge you with truly strategic card battles. Craft your deck, shape the battlefield, and fight for victory!

A strategy game like no other. Build exciting decks and shape the battlefield as you fight epic battles. Raise mountains, build forests, fill lakes, or harness the sands of the deserts. You choose your own path to victory.

Eldest Souls – Announced as timed exclusive

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Summer 2020Nintendo SwitchFallen Flag StudiosUnited LabelGo to [icon type=”icon-popup”]

In the beginning, there were Gods. Long imprisoned and forgotten in the Temples of the Citadel, they have syphoned the life essence from the world in their final act of vengeance. A lone Knight embarks upon a quest to slay the Gods and restore the balance. One warrior. One sword. Against them all.

Eldest Souls is a challenging “souls-like”, pixel-art boss-rush game. The Old Gods have long been imprisoned. Humanity has prospered. Great Kingdoms have arisen from the now forsaken temples of worship. But no longer…

Exit the Gungeon – Announced as timed exclusive

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17 March 2020Nintendo SwitchDodge RollDevolver DigitalGo to [icon type=”icon-popup”]

Exit the Gungeon is a bullet hell dungeon climber immediately following the adventures of the misfit ‘Gungeoneers’ and their journey for personal absolution in Enter the Gungeon. The Gungeon has become a paradox and is collapsing! Armed with an ever-changing weapon, an insatiable need to loot, and the trusty dodge roll, each of our heroes must ascend and escape via their own unique route of increasingly perilous elevators.


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