Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Lists The Nintendo Switch Indie Games Arriving In 2017




At the end of the February 28, 2017 Nindies Nintendo Direct, Nintendo put up an official image listing all of the indie games expected to appear on the system in 2017. While many, like SteamWorld Dig 2, Yooka-Laylee, Runner3, Blaster Master Zero, Flipping Death, Mr. Shifty, Stardew Valley, WarGroove, Pocket Rumble, and Shakedown: Hawaii, appeared during the presentation, a number of the listed games in the image were previously unannounced.


Here’s the full list of games appearing in the Nintendo Switch Nindie content image.

  • 1001 Spikes
  • Away: Journey to the Unexpected
  • Battle Chef Brigade
  • The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+
  • Blaster Master Zero
  • Cave Story
  • Celeste
  • Dandara
  • Duck Game
  • Enter the Gungeon
  • The Escapists 2
  • The Fall Part 2: Unbound
  • Fast RMX
  • Flipping Death
  • Gonner
  • Graceful Explosion Machine
  • Has-Been Heroes
  • Hollow Knight
  • Hover: Revolt of Gamers
  • Human Resource Machine
  • Ittle Dew 2
  • The Jackbox Party Pack 3
  • Kingdom: Two Crowns
  • Little Inferno
  • Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom
  • Mr. Shifty
  • Mutant Mudds
  • NBA Playgrounds
  • Neuro Voider
  • The Next Penelope
  • Oceanhorn: Monster of Uncharted Seas
  • Overcooked: Special Edition
  • Pankapu
  • Perception
  • Pocket Rumble
  • Portal Knights
  • Redout
  • Rime
  • Rive
  • Rogue Trooper Redux
  • Runner3
  • Shakedown: Hawaii
  • Shovel Knight: Specter of Torment
  • Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove
  • Snake Pass
  • Space Dave!
  • Splasher
  • Stardew Valley
  • State of Mind
  • SteamWorld Dig 2
  • Su and the Quest for Meaning
  • Terraria
  • Thumper
  • Toejam & Earl: Back in the Groove
  • Towerfall: Ascension
  • Treasurenauts
  • Tumbleseed: A Rolly Roguelike
  • Ultimate Chicken Horse
  • Unbox: Newbie’s Adventure
  • Wargroove
  • Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap
  • World of Goo
  • Yooka-Laylee
  • Zombie Vikings


The Nintendo Switch will debut on March 3, 2017.

Jenni Lada
Jenni is Editor-in-Chief at Siliconera and has been playing games since getting access to her parents' Intellivision as a toddler. She continues to play on every possible platform and loves all of the systems she owns. (These include a PS4, Switch, Xbox One, WonderSwan Color and even a Vectrex!) You may have also seen her work at GamerTell, Cheat Code Central, Michibiku and PlayStation LifeStyle.