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Crown Trick
Among the many genres and subgenres roguelikes have managed to infiltrate I can’t say that a tactical turn-based adventu...
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Miles & Kilo
Keeping in mind that the levels in Kid Tripp were always designed to support speed running, while you could choose to ta...
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Yoku's Island Express
In general, everything you need to accomplish is some riff on classic pinball mechanics. You’ll have flippers, bumpers, ...
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Donut Dodo
Rocking vibes from multiple arcade classics, Donut Dodo is an excellent and challenging remix
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Super Mega Zero

There’s something to be said for indie games that, at a glance, may feel like they’re taking shortcuts, b...

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Jetboard Joust

As an old-school arcade fan I'll admit I've been a big fan of indie titles that have come to the Switch putti...

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Death Squared

If you've felt like puzzle games have become a bit stale and predictable over the years, with many of them using ...

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One of the last OG indie titles to finally come to Switch, Spelunky promptly gave me a nice slap in the face to remind m...
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Greak: Memories of Azur
When you’re this far into a system’s lifespan, making a splash with a game that not only has a distinctive look but that...
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Badland: Game of the Year Edition
While this is a title that has been around for quite some time at this point, I’m surprised by how well it has held up b...
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Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair
Retro games or those that attempt to recapture a certain vintage feel can be a tricky business and there’s no doubt that...
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OTTTD: Over The Top Tower Defense
Tower defense titles are extremely common in the mobile space (for good reason, they’re well-suited to touchscreen contr...
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Airheart - Tales of broken Wings
This is a game that splices together twin-stick shooting, careful exploration, and crafting, but then throwing in roguel...
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Pic-a-Pix Pieces
Central to the experience are two elements. First, rather than being stuck with only filling in black pixels on a white ...
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The Bug Butcher
This is another title I hadn't heard too much about and almost missed that I'm very glad I go to check out this year. Es...
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Blossom Tales: The Sleeping King
Perhaps a little less gaining inspiration from the classic top-down Zelda titles like Link to the Past than copying it o...
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Alien Death Mob
This budget twin-stick shooter delivers a novel main game, but the magic is in 4 twin-stick takes on arcade classics
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Arise: A Simple Story - Definitive Edition

While my fondest memories of great Switch titles tend to focus on games that are more on the more gameplay-focused si...

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Dust & Neon
Featuring a consistent challenge and tense encounters, this roguelike shooter distinguishes itself in a crowded field
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As a big fan of retro arcade games, and someone who has sunk innumerable hours to continuing to enjoy them over the y...

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Hello Goodboy
If you’re into dogs and feel-good vibes, even if there’s not a load of compelling gameplay to match it, this is a soothing and touching adventure
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Brightstone Mysteries: The Others
Mixing point-and-click adventure with a variety of puzzle styles, this casual title thankfully hits more than it misses
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Toodee and Topdee

What I love about indie games is their ability to make sometimes relatively small tweaks on or hybrids of well-known ...

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Aspire: Ina's Tale

From an “elevator pitch” angle there’s something great about being able to cite popular and success...

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Before We Leave
Smart strategic city-building and a pro-environment vibe help this sim stand out as something enjoyable
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Ah, challenging games… they’re a love them or hate them affair depending on how much you like having a compulsion to lau...
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What Lies in the Multiverse
This is a case where you have a game with a very cool sense of style, a compelling set of main characters who have some ...
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Super Impossible Road
Rolling onto the scene and feeling like the marriage of Super Monkey Ball, a futuristic racer, and an exercise in calcul...
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Epic Chef
I’ll freely admit to having a bit of a weakness for weird and quirky games, so I’d keep that in mind with my thoughts on...
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Ghosts and Apples

Just because a puzzle game is pretty simple in its design doesn’t mean it can’t be challenging and even m...

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It’s always great to run into humble and inexpensive indies on the eShop, and if you’re into precision platforming that’...
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Cyber Hook
Having originally checked it out at PAX East last year, Cyber Hook was a title I was pretty eagerly waiting to see in it...
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King of Seas
Whenever you embark on a journey while raising your Jolly Roger on the high seas, pretty well everyone out there is goin...
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As a fan of games that subvert expectations and are determined to simply be a bit weird, Luckslinger puts a smile on my ...
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Going Under
As an enormous fan of anything roguelike Going Under has been on my radar since I first saw it announced, billing itself...
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With loads of local multiplayer titles out there on Switch it’s a tough business to find a way to stand out in the crowd...
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Broken Lines
Let’s face it, while there have been quite a few titles out there that have decided to try to take on the likes of X-Com...
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Jet Kave Adventure
When it comes to reasonably-prices platformers typically retro pixel art games are what comes to mind, but in the case o...
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Super Tennis Blast
All in all for a budget-friendly price Super Tennis Blast delivers a very solid traditional tennis experience with a bit...
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Devious Dungeon 2
There’s always a tricky element in sequels when you understand that they’re relatively more of the same, just with some ...
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X-Morph: Defense
I’m really impressed by everything the folks behind this game have put together. The campaign is challenging and at a sa...
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Clouds & Sheep 2
At its base this is a resource management game, you’ll want to keep your sheep provided for with ample food and water. Y...
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Bendy and the Ink Machine
Since there haven’t been a ton of games in this vein on the Switch to date if you’re a fan of some scares and a sense of...
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By far the lightest survival title of this bunch, Crashlands is a great introductory journey into survival games. Sporti...
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As a party game your job will be to coordinate as you’re trying to get your aliens through a gauntlet of differently-col...
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Debris Infinity
I absolutely love me some classic arcade shooting action and Debris Infinity was one of my go-to titles for providing th...
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Once you’re several levels in you’ll begin to get a better sense of how elaborate the puzzles can be. Completing the pri...
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Pic-a-Pix Deluxe
With regards to downsides there’s not generally too much to the game and its gameplay so the concerns are limited. One p...
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Pan-Dimensional Conga Combat
Mashing together elements of Snake (of all things), a dodge-em-up, and a bit of shooting, arcade fans should enjoy it
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A unique overall style, ranging from music to visuals, helps to elevate this action-adventure

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