Earlier this year, to show their support of indie games in Japan, Nintendo released an Indie World presentation and today they’ve done it again. Although the video is entirely in Japanese, the games that featured can be found divided below in two categories:


Indie games that have now released in Japan:

  • Stikbold! A Dodgeball Adventure DELUXE
  • Bomb Chicken
  • Overcooked! 2
  • Mini Metro
  • Nidhogg 2
  • Reigns: Kings & Queens
  • Ultimate Chicken Horse
  • The Gardens Between


Indie games that are to release in Japan:

  • Moonlighter: Tenshu to Yuusha no Bouken (Winter 2019) – Priced at ¥2,000)
  • Forager (Winter 2019)
  • Crystal Clash (Spring 2019)
  • Untitled Goose Game (2019)
  • BQM – BlockQuest Maker (27 December 2018) – Priced at ¥1,480
  • VA-11 Hall-A (Spring 2019)
  • Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes (Winter 2019)
  • Pico Park (2019)
  • YIIK: A Postmodern RPG (January 2019)
  • Slay the Spire (Winter 2019)
  • Night in the Woods (Spring 2019)
  • Kani no Kenka/Fight Crab (2019)


Presented by Soejima and Boku, the latest showcase can be seen here:

Source: Nintendo (YouTube) via Japanese Nintendo (tumblr)

By Jack Longman

In 2015, when rumours of the NX and Zelda U were everywhere, my brother and I started Miketendo64 and we've been running it ever since. As the Editor-in-Chief, I have attended video gaming events in three different countries, been to preview events, and penned more than 4,000 articles to date, ranging from news, to features, reviews, interviews and guides. I love gaming and I love all things Nintendo. I also love Networking, so don't be afaid to reach out. Email: contact@miketendo64.com / jack.lo@miketendo64.com Website: https://miketendo64.com/ YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCyVMO4QgcniAjhLxoyc9n8Q

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