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This week on Nintendo Everything Podcast, we’re joined by special guests Daim Dziauddin and Wan ‘Haz’ Hazmer, directors of No Straight Roads for Nintendo Switch. They share their experiences of working in the Japanese game industry at Capcom and Square Enix, leading them to found their own business back in their home of Malaysia. We’re very excited to highlight the important work they’re doing for the Malaysian games industry—both of them have a lot of passion and excitement for games, and it shows! Both guests bring a bunch of energy and insight as we cover all the indie goodness in Nintendo’s Indie World Showcase. Jump into today’s episode, full of Nindie goodness!

It’s another big episode—check out links and timestamps below and come hang out.

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Our video series returns with a look at the August 2020 Indie World Showcase. We give an overview of what was included, voice our reaction, and thank the developers that made it all happen!

Check out the full video feature below.

Nintendo hosted one of its Indie World Showcase presentations this week. As is normally the case, we were able to check out a whole bunch of upcoming indie games for Switch. And while we usually get a few shadowdrops during these broadcasts, there were quite a few this time around – probably the most we’ve ever had. Those that missed the event can catch up on the big news in the announcement recap here.

Now that the Indie World Showcase is behind us, what were your personal highlights? Which games are you looking forward to the most? Also, if you picked up any of the new titles that released, what are your thoughts on them so far? Let us know in the comments below.

Nintendo has published the full presentation for today’s Indie World Showcase. If you missed the broadcast, you can now watch the full thing below.

Nintendo has shared a lengthy announcement recapping all of the news from today’s Indie World Showcase. Aside from featured titles, it also goes over some of the games shown at the sizzle reel from the end of the broadcast.

Here’s the full press release:

Following yesterday’s announcement, the latest Indie World Showcase will be kicking off soon. The broadcast begins at 9 AM PT / 12 PM ET / 5 PM in the UK / 6 PM in Europe, and should last about 20 minutes.

We’ve embedded the Indie World Showcase presentation below. Coverage will follow on the site during and after the stream ends.

Our video series returns with a look at the rumored The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword port for Switch. We delve into the details, give our thoughts, and also briefly discuss the upcoming Indie World Showcase.

Check out the full video below and look forward to an Indie Direct reaction video soon!

Nintendo will host a new Indie World Showcase on August 18, the company just announced. Switch owners can expect a 20-minute presentation regarding indie games coming to Switch.

The broadcast will go live at the following times:

Hello my independent gamers! This week on NEP, it’s Animal Crossing time! First impressions on New Horizon, followed by demo talk on Trials of Mana and how Square Enix is remaking two great JRPGs very, very differently. Then we celebrate Nindies in the Indie World Presentation, and close out the show by discussing if there’s any good LGBTQ+ representation in video games. Spoiler alert: there’s very little of it.

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Nintendo has uploaded the full video for today’s Indie World Showcase. If you missed any part of the event, you can watch it below.