March 2019 Nintendo Nindies showcase roundup - Cuphead headed to the Switch this April

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    A couple of days ago, Nintendo revealed that they would be hosting a Nindies Showcase that would take place on March 20th. Now, that day has arrived, and it's almost time to settle in and watch what's in store for indie games on the Nintendo Switch. The broadcast will run for 30 minutes, and will go live at 9 am PT/4 pm GMT. GBAtemp will be covering every announcement made by rounding up all the news in this thread, so you can keep updated if you're not able to watch the video.

    Live Coverage


    • Cuphead will launch for the Switch on April 18th.
    • Overland is a turn based strategy game that has you control a squad of teammates in a post apocalyptic world. Launches this fall.
    • My Friend Pedro will be a console exclusive when it launches in June.
    • Neo Cab releases this summer. Cyberpunk-like game about driving a cab and looking for your lost friend.
    • Timberline Studios will be bringing the dog sledding game The Red Lantern to the Switch. Roguelite game.
    • Horror game Darkwood will get a port in May.
    • Katana Zero is a 2D game that has you play as an assassin. Launches April 18th.
    • Double Fine and Bandai Namco are teaming up to release RAD. 3D beat 'em up where you can mutate into your enemies and gain powers. Summer 2019.
    • Pinball action adventure game Creature in the Well announced for this summer.
    • Bloodroots releases this summer.
    • Pine is an open world 3rd person game. August launch.
    • Super Crate Box will have local multiplayer on Switch.
    • Nuclear Throne is out today.
    • Ultra Bugs is an arcade-y will hit later this year.
    • Swimsanity will be out this summer.
    • Inti Creates to release Blaster Master Zero 2. Available today.
    • Stranger Things will get a game in the form of Stranger Things 3: The Game on July 4th.
    • There's an eShop sale running for certain indie titles right now.
    The final reveal is...

    Link and Zelda will be playable in Cadence of Hyrule, a version of the indie game Crypt of the Necrodancer that features a few The Legend of Zelda characters and levels. Launches this spring.
     
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  1. Flame

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    Cuphead oh shit!

    nice.
     
  2. yusuo

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    Yup, definetly into cuphead on the switch
     
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  3. Karones

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    My friendo pedro an exclusive? Well that sucks
     
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  4. Sonic Angel Knight

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    INCOMING REVIEW! :yayswitch:


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    "Cadence of Hyrule" Zelda spinoff thing looks interesting, looks like it's Co/op too :O
     
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  6. Marco_Buns

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    Where is my goose game?

    In all serious, this is probably one of the best nindie up to this day.
     
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  8. SexySpai

    SexySpai xdddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddd

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    your mom lol
    YEEEEEEEAAAAAAAAAAA CUPHEAD ON SWITCH AAAAAAAAAAAAAA
     
  9. gamecaptor

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    Hyrule most of the time
    SHADOW DROP: Blaster Master Zero II!! Love it!
     
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    Golden Sun when?
     
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  11. Virdoo

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    Is Cuphead going to have physical release or just digital?
     
  12. DeoNaught

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    FUCK YES DARKWOOD

    Looks like an amazing game, Still waiting for Gbatemp to stream it......... :P
     
  13. SexySpai

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    Are we getting a physical release for cuphead
     
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  14. Sonic Angel Knight

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    Yay, I finished Blaster Master Zero II. :yayswitch:

    Now i just need to convince more people to play it so Inti Creates make more wall papers. :)
     
  15. Oschara

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    Very impressive line up. Cannot wait.
     
  16. DJPlace

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    (Sigh) at least i can get cuphead the other way around.... hopeful it's DLC will come out whenever and where ever...
     
  17. nWo

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    What the hell is that Pedro game???
     
  18. medoli900

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    Rad seems... Rad. I'll see myself out.
     
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