In a little under an hour from the time of this post, the first Nintendo Indie World Showcase will debut. As the name implies, we'll be seeing some gameplay and reveals of independent titles headed to the Nintendo Switch. Due to a leak, we can tell that Superhot will almost definitively be making an appearance today, with an announcement for a Switch port of the game. If you want to watch live, you can do so when the stream goes live at 9 am ET, or you can stick around to see our live coverage of the event.
Gearbox is bringing Risk of Rain 2 to the Switch. Summer 2019.
Chucklefish announces Eastward. 2020.
Freedom Finger is a 2D space shooter. Fall 2019. Has notable voice actors cast.
Roki appears to be an adventure game that takes place in snowy terrain. You get to make friends with wild animals. Winter 2019.
Panic Button will be porting Torchlight II to the Switch. Sept 3.
Skateboard game Skater XL looks to recreate the 90s craze of skateboarding games. Physics-based gameplay. 2020.
Youropa plays with gravity and platforming from different perspectives. 2019.
Superhot is coming to the Switch. Today.
Dungeon Defenders Awakened heads to the Switch. Has multiplayer. Timed console exclusive for the Switch. Feb 2020.
Shin'en's The Touryst is a blocky adventure-puzzle game. November.
Upgrade your weapons and body parts in Skellboy. Has 2D art but 3D gameplay. Dec 3.
EarthNight is a game where dragons have taken over the world and are everywhere. Is a 2D platformer and runner style game. 2019.
Hotline Miami Collection announced. Both games in one collection. Launches today.
Blasphemous is a roguelike game.
Close to the Sun, Cat Quest II, Spiritfarer, Trine 4, Creature in the Well, One Finger Death Punch 2, Best Friend Forever, PHOGS!, What the Golf?, Kine, Hypercharge: Unboxed, Northgard, Sparklite, Munchkin: Quacked Quest all shown in a highlight reel.
One final reveal...
Microsoft's Ori and the Blind Forest: Definitive Edition will be on the Nintendo Switch. Sept 27.
And that's a wrap.