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Missed The Wholesome Games Direct? Watch It Here


Video: Wholesome Games (YouTube)

Yesterday we were treated with a Direct presentation, a little different from the usual offerings from Nintendo. This is called the Wholesome Games Direct, and it’s a show that introduces more than 50 indie titles coming to all platforms.

If you play games across other platforms, you might want to check the entire video out, but if you feel like you don’t have time to watch the video, a Reddit user that goes by the name Number224 has compiled a list of games coming.


🔹Errand BoyTrailer, Dev Feed 
🔹Genre: Adventure
🔹Release: Q2 2021

Errand Boy is a fantastical action-adventure game told through 5 interweaving adventures and heroes with one purpose: save the town.

🔹SnackoTrailer, Kickstarter, 
🔹Genre: Life Sim
🔹Release: 2021

Snacko stars former big city kitties Momo and Mikan in a new life on a seemingly deserted island. Unravel its mysteries while you rebuild a community, farm, fish, and explore the island and beyond.

🔹Spiritfarer: Thunderlotus Dev Feed, Trailer 
🔹Genre: Platformer
🔹Release: 2020

Spiritfarer is a cozy management game about dying. As ferry-master to the deceased, build a boat to explore the world, care for your spirit friends, and guide them across mystical seas before finally releasing them into the afterlife.

🔹Little Witch in the Woods: Sunny Side Up Dev Feed, Trailer 
🔹Genre: Life Sim
🔹Release: 2021

Little Witch in the Woods is a heartwarming life sim about Ellie, a witch’s apprentice. Make potions, study magical creatures, and help the local townspeople in Ellie’s journey to become a full-fledged witch.

🔹When the Past Was Around: Mojiken Dev Feed, Trailer 
🔹Genre: Adventure
🔹Release: 2020

When the Past was Around is a point-and-click adventure game about love, loss, and all the joy and pain in between.

🔹A Space for the UnboundGame News Feed, Trailer
🔹Genre: Adventure
🔹Release: 2021

A Space For The Unbound tells the story of two high school sweethearts in 1990s Indonesia investigating the supernatural forces threatening their small town.

🔹CalicoGame News Feed, Trailer
🔹Genre: Life Sim
🔹Release: October 2020

Calico is a community simulation game that gives you an important and adorable task: rebuild the town’s cat café and fill it with cute and cuddly creatures.

🔹Weaving Tides: Kickstarter, Trailer 
🔹Genre: Adventure
🔹Release: Q4 2020

Dive into a magical woven world on the back of your own carpet dragon in Weaving Tides! Explore the textile landscape, solve puzzles, and unravel the great mysteries of a long-forgotten past.

🔹A Fold ApartNintendo Game Store Link, Trailer
🔹Genre: Puzzle
🔹Available Now

A Fold Apart is a puzzle game that explores the emotional rollercoaster of a long-distance relationship in a world of folding paper.

🔹SkateBIRDDev Feed, Trailer
🔹Genre: Sports
🔹Release: 2021

Grind on bendy straws, kick-flip over staplers, and carve killer lines through cardboard and sticky tape parks in SkateBIRD. Above all else, skate birds try their best!

🔹Haven Dev Feed, Opening Movie
🔹Genre: RPG
🔹Release: 2020

Play as two lovers settling on an unknown world in Haven. Survive together, glide over the plains, camp, restore the planet, and fight only if you have to.

🔹Later Daters Nintendo Game Store Page, Trailer 
🔹Genre: Dating Sim
🔹Available Now

In Later Daters you’re the newest resident at Ye OLDE retirement community, where you’ll meet a cast of seniors who are all excited to meet you.

🔹Pushy and Pulley in Blockland Nintendo Game Store Page, Trailer 
🔹Genre: Puzzle
🔹Available Now

Pushy and Pully in Blockland is a colorful co-op arcade game that will take you and a friend through ever-challenging levels. Recover your spaceship and escape Blockland.

🔹Onsen Master Dev Feed, Trailer
🔹Genre: Management
🔹Release: 2020

Onsen Master is a hot spring management game. Players must revitalize various onsens across the fantasy island of Izajima.

🔹Roots of Pacha Game News Feed, Trailer
🔹Genre: Life Sim
🔹Release: Early 2021

Roots of Pacha is a co-op farming and life sim game set in the Stone Age. Carve your path in the earliest days of civilization.

🔹Alchemic Cutie Game News Feed, Trailer
🔹Genre: RPG
🔹Release: Q3 2020

Alchemic Cutie is a relaxing RPG set on beautiful Wimba Island. While taming wild jellies, you’ll meet villagers, enter jelly competitions and uncover the secrets of the island.

🔹Orange Island Game News Feed, Trailer
🔹Genre: Platformer
🔹Release: Q2 2020 (Also releasing on the Nintendo Entertainment System)

Orange Island is an authentic 8-bit action-adventure game with heart.

🔹Hoa Game News Feed, Gameplay Footage
🔹Genre: Platformer
🔹Release: Q4 2020


When things can feel scary and crazy during these times, hanging out and playing a relaxing game can be the perfect way to keep your mind off serious issues, even for a moment. The digital show has a nice format, so I hope you discover a few games that you might like.

Is there any title you see on the list pique your interest? Let me know your thoughts in the comments section below.


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