Following February’s massive Direct presentation, Nintendo is set to host a new Indie World Showcase today. We expect 20 minutes of reveals and quite possibly some entirely new indie games coming to Switch this year and beyond. Set to kick off any minute now, today’s new Indie World Showcase is scheduled for today at 12 p.m. ET, and you can watch the whole thing below.
Today’s new Indie World Showcase
Today’s new Indie World Showcase is set to kick off right now over at YouTube (or in the embed you’ll find below). Details on what to expect from today’s presentation are scant at best, but we do know the whole thing will run around 20 minutes and is “focused on fresh and new indie games coming to Nintendo Switch.” The lack of specifics probably means we are in for a slate of smaller and new titles, but you never know what Nintendo could have up its sleeve from some of the more prominent indie studios. Either way, you can watch the whole thing as it happens below, and we will be updating this post with all of the high-resolution gameplay footage as soon as it becomes available.
Without further delay, here’s today’s new Indie World Showcase:
A new Indie World Showcase arrives on Wednesday, April 14 at 9 a.m. PT! Tune in for a livestream featuring roughly 20 minutes focused on fresh and new indie games coming to Nintendo Switch. Follow Indie World on Twitter: https://twitter.com/IndieWorldNA
(Update 4/14 1:20 p.m.): We have now updated this post with the gameplay footage and trailers of the most exciting titles from today’s presentation below:
OXENFREE II: Lost Signals – Announcement Trailer
OXENFREE II: Lost Signals is coming to Nintendo Switch in 2021! Set 5 years after OXENFREE, guide Riley through a supernatural coming of age story, as you communicate with other-worldly entities.
Road 96 – Announcement Trailer
Hit the road in this procedural generated story-driven game and choose your path when Road 96 arrives on Nintendo Switch later this year!
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge – Gameplay trailer
During the Nintendo Indie World Showcase, Tribute Games Co-Founder Jean-Francois Major and Dotemu CEO Cyrille Imbert confirmed the heroes in a half shell are chasing the Foot Clan to Switch before sharing new gameplay. The Turtles unleash radical special moves and gnarly combos in the footage, bashing foes throughout areas reminiscent of classic TMNT games such as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Turtles in Time.
OlliOlli World – Official Reveal Trailer
OlliOlli World is a bold new skateboarding action-platformer that’s bursting with personality. Flip and flow through the vivid and vibrant world of Radland, meeting colorful characters as you grind, trick, and air your way to discover the mystical skate gods on your quest for Gnarvana.
THE HOUSE OF THE DEAD: Remake || Nintendo Switch Trailer
THE HOUSE OF THE DEAD: Remake is a remade version of the game introduced in 1997 in arcade platform. A classic arcade rail-shooter receives a whole new entourage and gameplay changes to suit modern gaming standards.
Last time around, Nintendo’s indie showcase brought us the Among Us Switch launch as well as teasers for Switch versions of Spelunker and its sequel launching later this year. Here’s to hoping we get even more of this caliber content this time around.
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