Light Fall is a 2D platformer from indie developer Bishop Games. Thanks to a successful Kickstarter campaign, Light Fall will be available on Steam and Nintendo Switch March 2018. It will be available on Xbox One and PS4 a few months later.
Last Encounter is a twin-stick spaceship shooter indie developer Exordium Games. It is set to release Spring of 2018 on Xbox One, PS4, PC, Mac and Switch.
Sleep Tight is a castle defense, twin-stick shooter from indie developer We Are Fuzzy. It will be coming to Nintendo Switch and Steam summer of 2018 to scare the socks off all the little kids.
Super Mario 3D Land, The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds and Ultimate NES Remix Join the Nintendo Selects Library
Starting on Feb. 5, Super Mario 3D Land and The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds, two of the most acclaimed Nintendo 3DS games of all time, and Ultimate NES Remix, a wildly fun mashup of classic NES games starring classic Nintendo characters, are joining the Nintendo Selects library and will be available at a suggested retail price of only $19.99 each.
ClusterPuck 99 is lightning fast 8-player sports game that looks a lot like if a bunch of Roomba vacuum cleaners became sentient and started playing a game together. Up to 8 players can come together on one screen to head-to-head trying to get the highest score. Players can bash each other to gain control of the puck then fight to score while trying to avoid spikes, ledges and all the other players. It is not only highly addictive, but you will be talking a lot of smack to all your friends by the end of the night. Unless you aren’t doing so well and in that case…
Masters of Anima, the new project from Passtech Games, the makers of the indie-gem, Space Run, will release this Spring on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC! In the gameplay trailer unveiled today, follow Otto in his quest against the forces of evil in strategic, action-packed battles where your ability to make tactical decisions quickly is vital. Summon and control large armies of up to 100 Guardians, who obey your commands with intuitive and innovative gameplay made from the ground up for controller play, as well as keyboard and mouse!
The neo-classic ‘puzzle-meets-tower defense’ game includes new special features
California – January 15, 2018— For lovers of puzzle and tower defense games, indie studio Necrosoft is launching their weird hybrid hit Gunhouse on Nintendo Switch today. The game is available on the Nintendo eShop for $14.99 and is compatible with joycons, the pro controller, and the touch screen. You can even switch between them on the fly!
Play as the Princess or Prince in solo or co-op mode and take the dead King’s coffin to a tomb worthy of a monarch!
Paris – January 15th, 2018 – Microïds is continuing to expand its Nintendo Switch catalog, and has announced the digital release later this year of the 2D platform game Super Chariot. Super Chariot comes with the game Chariot and the Royal Gadget Pack DLC, which includes a new playable character and new items. Developed by Frima Studio, Chariot and its DLC are already available on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
BERGEN, Norway, January 15, 2018 – Spillprisen is an annual award show for Norwegian developers, to honor the best games made in the country each year. It took place in January 13th, and World to the West won four of the five awards. It was nominated for: Best Audio, Best Visuals, Best Design and Best Fun for Everyone. We couldn’t imagine a best way to start 2018!
Detective Pikachu Game and Detective Pikachu amiibo Launching on March 23
On Jan. 26, an adorable New Nintendo 2DS XL system featuring Pikachu’s iconic face launches in stores at a suggested retail price of $159.99. The New Nintendo 2DS XL Pikachu Edition system is just as electric as the Pokémon itself, with an eye-catching yellow design featuring a stylized close-up of Pikachu’s face. This special edition system is a must-have for Pokémon fans! As with all Nintendo 2DS systems, the New Nintendo 2DS XL Pikachu Edition system plays Nintendo 3DS games in 2D.