Nindies @ A 5th of BitSummit: several games announced / dated for the Nintendo Switch

A 5th of BitSummit takes place this week-end in Kyoto, Japan, and today, Nintendo finally announced the list of playable game on its booth. Just like last year, this served as an announcement for several games, which were either announced for the Nintendo Switch, or were finally dated (Japan-only).

Here’s the list of 11 Nintendo Switch games playable on Nintendo’s booth at a 5th of BitSummit this week-end:

  • Kamiko (already available worldwide)
  • Thumper (already available worldwide)
  • De Mambo (releasing on June 29th worldwide. Price: 1 500 Yen)
  • Chuudoku Puzzle Levels + (releasing this Summer in Japan)
  • Snake Pass (releasing this Summer in Japan)
  • World of Goo (releasing on May 25th in Japan courtesy of Flyhigh Works, already available in Europe and North America. Price: 1000 Yen)

  • Mr. Shifty (releasing on May 25th in Japan, already available in Europe and North America)
  • Mighty Gunvolt Burst (releasing on June 15th in Japan) [also releasing on Nintendo 3DS]
  • GoNNER (releasing in June in Japan, and June 1st in Europe. North American release date TBC as of writing)
  • Overcooked: Special Edition (releasing this Summer in Japan)

Here’s some screenshots for those games:

And here’s some more screenshots for De Mambo:

But wait, there’s more! In a special episode of NyaNyaNya! Neko Mario Time, Nintendo announced several more upcoming Nindie games for the Nintendo Switch:

  • Cat Quest
  • Owlboy
  • Dusty Raging Fist
  • Back Slash
  • L. F. O. -Lost Future Omega-
  • She Remembered Caterpillars
  • YIIK: A Post-Modern RPG
  • Nine Parchments
  • Kingdom: Two Crowns (Japanese release confirmed)
  • RIME (Japanese release confirmed)
  • FAST RMX (Japanese release confirmed)
  • SteamWorld Dig 2 (Japanese release confirmed)
  • Shovel Knight (Japanese release confirmed)
  • Graceful Explosion Machine (Japanese release confirmed)
  • Has-Been Heroes (Japanese release confirmed)
  • Runner3 (Japanese release confirmed)
  • Wargroove (Japanese release confirmed)
  • Cave Story+ (Japanese release confirmed, to be published by Pikii and also available at retail)
  • Hollow Knight (Japanese release confirmed)
  • Little Inferno (Japanese release confirmed for June 1st 2017, courtesy of Flyhigh Works. Price: 1000 Yen)

Finally, here’s some screenshots for Human Resource Machine, releasing on June 8th in Japan (courtesy of Flyhigh Works. Price: 1000 Yen):

Naturally, the Upcoming Releases page has already been updated with all those games!

Source: Nintendo / 4Gamer (1 / 2) / Gamer


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