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Nintendo reveals the top-selling indie games on Switch for 2021

Bigger names mingle with new upstarts in Nintendo’s end-of-year report. Nintendo’s Indie World recently put out a video summing up the best-selling indie games for 2021 (thanks Kotaku), and it’s got some real gems in it. Though we don’t know ranking for sure, the video featured both familiar faces and new challengers. The complete list in order of appearance is as follows: Cyber Shadow Unpacking Tetris Effect: Connected Stick Fight: The Game Curse of the Dead Gods Ender Lilies Doki Doki Literature Club Plus! Spelunky 2 Road 96 Subnautica/Subnautica: Below Zero Littlewood Islanders Console Edition Slime Rancher: Plortable Edition Eastward…

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The Weekspot podcast #051: joy Parisian

Yes, another Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla DLC has been released. And, again, it’s a tad like the base game. But, not totally, because Ubisoft have remembered to put some sneaking in this one. It still has a pebble-stacking minigame, though. You can’t have it all, I guess. Read more

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Road 96 review: fun and high jinks on the campaign trail ’96

It’s good to make words work hard for you, the lazy little ingrates, and Road 96‘s title is grafting pretty hard. It’s referencing both the name of the road leading to the northern border of fictional USA-alike Petria – against which you will fling successive desperate teenagers in a procedurally generated hitchhike-athon – and the year it’s all set. Yes, it’s 1996, and everyone is sharing tapes, blithely getting lifts with strangers, and very concerned with the oil industry. It’s also nearing the ten year anniversary of a terrorist attack at that same border, which exploded the side of a…

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Oxenfree 2, Fez, OlliOlli World, more coming to Nintendo Switch

Plenty of games were announced today during Nintendo’s Indie Showcase.Durning the Indies Showcase, Nintendo announced some indie games coming to Switch in the near future.One of these is Oxenfree 2: Lost Signals from Night School Studio. The supernatural narrative adventure game tells the tale of a researcher who stumbles upon ghostly happenings. Taking place five years after Oxenfree, in it, Riley returns to her hometown of Camena to investigate mysterious radio frequency signals causing curious disturbances.Oxenfree 2 is coming to Switch sometime this year and presumably other platforms.Watch on YouTubeRoll7 announced OlliOlli World during the presentation. In it,  you will “tear up…

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Road 96 is a procedurally-generated road trip game

By Stephany Nunneley, Friday, 11 December 2020 18:32 GMT In Road 96, it’s summer 1996 and you have hit the road for freedom, adventure, escape, and to try and flee the regime.From the creators of Valiant Hearts and Memories Retold, comes Road 96, a procedurally-generated road trip game full of risks, characters, and intertwined stories.On this risky road trip to the border, you’ll meet various characters, and discover their stories and secrets in an ever-evolving adventure. But every mile opens up a choice to make, which means your decisions will change your adventure, change the people you meet, maybe even…