Geoff Keighley’s Summer Game Fest 2022 Opening Showcase has come and gone, and following directly after was the indie-focused Day of the Devs 2022 presentation. Celebrating the 10th anniversary of Double Fine and iam8bit’s showcase, this second part of the Summer Game Fest stream featured significantly more Switch news than the Keighley-hosted show.
Below we’ve rounded up each and every Switch announcement from Day of the Devs 2022, in the order they turned up in the show.
Day of the Devs 2022 Opening Showcase – Every Switch game announcement
Here is every confirmed Switch game from the Day of the Devs 2022 presentation.
Time Flies – 2023
This whimsical game is part open world and part flight simulator – and you play it as a fly! You are provided with a bucket list that you can complete before you die. But the life of a fly is short – and the list is long! Go ahead and learn an instrument, become rich, read a book, go on tour, find yourself, get drunk, make someone laugh or enter the art world! And if you don’t feel like pursuing your life goals, just hang, clean your wings and watch television. Make the best of the time you have! Because we are all going to die.
A Little to the Left – 2022
A Little To The Left is a cozy puzzle game that has you sort, stack, and organize items to solve puzzles hidden among household objects. Keep an eye out for a mischievous cat who will occasionally undo your tidy work.
Bear and Breakfast – 28th July 2022
Bear and Breakfast is a laid-back management adventure game where you play as a well-meaning bear trying to run a B+B in the woods. Hank and his friends find an abandoned shack and, equipped with their teenage ingenuity, turn it into a money-making bed and breakfast scheme for unsuspecting tourists. As your business expands so do the mysteries of the forest, and Hank soon finds himself uncovering a plot deeper than the wilderness itself.
Roots of Pacha – TBA
Roots of Pacha is a farming sim set in the stone age where you develop the ideas that shaped humanity.
Desta: The Memories Between – TBA
Relive memories, rediscover friends and fix past relationships in this unique turn-based strategy exploration through dreams and regrets from the creators of Monument Valley and Alba: A Wildlife Adventure.
gesture is a game about jumping from shadow to shadow in a challenging and lively environment. This 3D platformer takes elements of light & animation and adds them directly to the gameplay, delivering an experience that you will only find in gesture.
Little Nemo and the Guardians of Slumberland – 2023 (Kickstarter)
Explore a dream world as Little Nemo, armed with toys, candy, and stuffed animals in this colorful platforming metroidvania adventure.
Fox and Frog Travelers The Demon of Adashino Island – TBA
Fox and Frog Travelers: The Demon of Adashino Island is a 3D action-adventure game with a Japanese-inspired atmosphere. You will play as Fox, a girl who finds herself on Adashino Island and starts traveling with Frog. Torii gates, food stall lanterns, and neon signs give light and color to the island. Something is lurking in the shadows, inching ever closer… ” Fox and Frog Travelers” is currently under development by Rias, an illustrator and concept artist that came up with the idea for it based on one of his illustrations. The story of Fox and Frog’s long journey through the night is planned for release in a few years.
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