New Nintendo Switch Nindie Games Coming

For those of you that got the Nintendo Switch and you were upset because there were not a whole lot of games available, you should know that 20 new games are coming out over the next few months. These games are mainly all indie aka Nintendo Switch Nindie Games, but they all look incredibly fun! The 20 games that have been announced are going to be released between 2017 and 2018. Most of them do not have any pre-order options available as of right now. Below, you will see each title, a little trailer that revolves around the game, a small synopsis and any pre-order information. The list is pretty long, so lets get going.

Shovel Night: King Of Cards Nintendo Switch Nindie Game

Shovel Knight: King of Cards is the final chapter in the Treasure Trove saga and brings 30 all new courses for players to enjoy. In this prequel adventure, players traverse four new worlds and discover how King Knight ascended the throne and learned to master his unique bash attack. Not to mention a plethora of new weapons, armours, and abilities along the way.

Release Date: 2018

Kentucky Route Zero: TV Edition Nintendo Switch Nindie Game

Kentucky Route Zero is a magical realist adventure game about a secret highway in the caves beneath Kentucky. An antique furniture delivery man trying to make his small shop’s last delivery gets lost along the way and meets a haunted TV repairwoman, a young boy and his giant eagle brother, a pair of robot musicians, and dozens of other characters. Together, they explore the nocturnal highways and country roads of Kentucky, the storied Echo River by ferry, and the mysterious Route Zero, the secret highway that runs through Mammoth Cave.

Release Date 2018

No More Heroes: Travis Strikes Again Nintendo Switch Nindie Game

This is not one I have heard of before but apparently they released a tease trailer for it earlier this year.

“Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes is a raucous 3D action title, where Travis touchdown wields the Beam Katana to massacre his way through countless enemies, taking on ferocious bosses in an epic battle with Badman. This marks the first time in ten years that Goichi “Suda51” Suda has taken on the mantle of director.

Release Date: 2018

Super Meat Boy Forever Nintendo Switch Nindie Game

In the game the player controls Meat Boy, a red, cube-shaped character, as he attempts to rescue his girlfriend, Bandage Girl, from the game’s antagonist Dr. Fetus. The gameplay is characterized by fine control and split-second timing as the player runs and jumps through over 300 hazardous levels while avoiding obstacles. Additional player-created levels are available for free download.

Release Date: 2018

Mom Hid My Game Nintendo Switch Nindie Game

Let’s find the game console Mom hid! Is it inside the chest or on the shelf? Could it be under the sofa, too? Where is it!? Find the ‘game’ in each level using various items! An easy-going and funny escape game awaits!

Release Date: 2017

Golf Story Nintendo Switch Nindie Game

Golf Story combines the sheer excitement of golf with a serious story that plays out over 8 different courses. Play the story of a golfer who is forced to give up all that he holds dear for one last shot at accomplishing his dreams. But all is not so simple in the world of golf. To best today’s players you have to be able to keep up with them both on and off the course.

Release Date: Sep 2017

Floor Kids Nintendo Switch Nindie Game

Floor Kids is a unique breakdance game featuring dance battles, freestyle gameplay, and funky beats. Discover original hand-drawn animation by JonJon, a fresh soundtrack by Kid Koala and innovative controls that allow you the freedom to play the way you like. Lead your crew of bboys and bgirls through the city, unlock new characters & locations, battle against your friends, discover new combos as you rock to the beat, and find your style!

Release Date: Holiday 2017

Wulverblade Nintendo Switch Nindie Game

Wulverblade is a visceral arcade side scrolling beatem-up set in ancient Roman Britain. Up to 2 player’s battle side by side to defend the northern tribes from the invading Roman army. Fight across 8 real locations as the rich historically inspired story unfolds before you.

Release Date: Sep 2017

Poly Bridge Nintendo Switch Nindie Game

Flex your engineering muscles in this bridge-building simulator that proves it’s just as fun to fix things as it is to watch them fall to pieces. Hundreds of levels and hours of physics-based puzzles will gear players up to create their own incredible bridges and puzzle levels to show their friends. Poly Bridge launches as a console exclusive on Nintendo Switch this holiday season.

Release Date: Holiday 2017

Earth Atlantis Nintendo Switch Nindie Game

Earth Atlantis is a side-scrolling shooter with an original “Monster-Hunting” gameplay. Search and hunt down dreadful sea monsters and explore the post-apocalyptic underwater world. Unlock multiple ships with special weapons and abilities for your journey and become a legendary hunter!

The game is presented in a very unique and artistic “Old Sketching” visual style, which expresses the essence of the 14th century’s ocean exploration when the sea was considered a dangerous place full of monsters.

Release Date: Fall 2017

Next Up Hero Nintendo Switch Nindie Game

Everyone dies in this community-driven online action game. But once one person dies, an echo is left behind. The next hero can then revive them as an AI companion. Choose from nine heroes and wield various weapons.

Release Date: 2018

SteamWorld Dig 2 Nintendo Switch Nindie Game

Grab your pickaxe and dig into the sequel to the award-winning SteamWorld Dig! A platform mining adventure forged in Metroidvania flames. In search of her lost friend, a lone steambot and her unlikely companion must dig deep, gain riches and explore an underworld riddled with danger. But time is running short…

Release Date: Sep 21, 2017

Mulaka Nintendo Switch Nindie Game

Dive into northern Mexico’s breathtaking landscapes with Mulaka, a 3D action-adventure game based on the rich indigenous culture of the Tarahumara. Renowned for their impressive running abilities, embark on the journey of a Sukurúame – a Tarahumara shaman – as you fight back the foulness corrupting the land, while drawing upon the powers of demigods. From solving puzzles in environments inspired by real Sierra Tarahumara locations, to heated hand-to-hand combat with creatures pulled from the region’s mythology, find out why the Tarahumara have earned a reputation for being superhumans.

Release Date: 2018

Yono and the Celestial Elephants Nintendo Switch Nindie Game

Elephants are a mighty protectors of the world, born from the stars once per millennium. This is the age of Elephant Yono. But Yono is still so very young and in a kingdom inhabited by feudal Humans, undead Bonewights and robotic Mekani, it’s not easy to keep one’s trunk out of trouble.

Yono and the Celestial Elephant is a grand adventure, featuring carefully designed puzzles, treasure hunts, a sprinkling combat and a world full of people. Play as a young elephant tasked to save a world he’s never seen before, and explore the rich history of a kingdom where humans, zombies and robots live side by side.

Release Date: Oct 12, 2017

Dragon: Marked for Death Nintendo Switch Nindie Game

Dragon MFD is a 2D side-scrolling action RPG game where up to 4 players can play together in either local multiplayer or online multiplayer. Refreshing, feel-good level designs based around intuitive 2D-action-based gameplay await!

Release Date: Winter 2017

Battle Chef Brigade Nintendo Switch Nindie Game

Battle Chef Brigade features fantasy chefs, including Orcs, Elves, and Humans, who need to hunt dangerous monsters for ingredients. With those ingredients, before the critical eye of the judges, the chefs create culinary masterpieces in an intense tournament. Battle Chef Brigade pairs one part combo-based action hunting and one part puzzle-based cooking, all as the round clock ticks down.

Release Date: Holiday 2017

Morphies Law Nintendo Switch Nindie Game

The basic law of the game is simple: each weapon hit transfers mass from the victim’s damaged limb to the corresponding limb of the attacker. As an immediate consequence, skilled players become tall and easy to hit, whereas beginners shrink until they become difficult targets. Highly skilled players may therefore play with casual players in the same match and both can enjoy the Game. Your skill will not be expressed by your kill-death-ratio, but rather by your body size.

Release Date: 2017

Sausage Sports Club Nintendo Switch Nindie Game

Players looking for a physics-based sports game about adorable floppy-necked animals competing on a reality TV show are in luck. Sausage Sports Club features multiple game modes, arenas and playable characters. Plus, it can be played with up to eight players.

Release Date: 2017 Fall

Light Fingers Nintendo Switch Nindie Game

What do skulking thieves do after a night of procuring shady spoils? They gather at a favor-ite tavern and wager it away on a friendly game of Light Fingers! Played on a magical clockworks game board, this turn-based multiplayer game has real-time action and devious opportunities for misdirection, all in the pursuit of securing more loot than your opponents. After all, bragging rights for the most deft are the greatest steal of all.

Release Date: Q1 2018

Nine Parchments Nintendo Switch Nindie Game

A group of runaway wizard apprentices decide to skip their training to search for the Nine Parchments. As the wannabe wizards rapidly discover powerful new spells and ignore all safety aspects, it’s natural that their hasty progress results in lots of deadly accidents…

Release Date: Holiday 2017