Five shaolin monks survived the burning of their temple.They now set on the path of revenge, and begin a special training as deadly and evil as Hell itself! Enjoy a cool and easy to play free-fight experience. Published by BurgerStudio. Trailer here.
Shores Unknown is a single-player tactical RPG featuring an innovative gridless battle system combined with epic fights against huge bosses and enemy armies. Published by Vallynne. Trailer here.
Silver Chains is a first-person horror game with a strong emphasis on story and exploration. Search for clues within an old abandoned manor to unravel the truth about the terrible events which have happened. Published by Beep. Trailer here.
The hilarious game about the complexity of conversation. Move your tongue and lips to make your words come out and try not to let your face explode. Developed by Affable Games with Rainy Frog publishing in Japan. Trailer here.
Stray Cat Doors 2
An escape adventure game with a cumulative total of 1 million downloads worldwide The latest work from “Stray Cat Doors” is finally here with an increased number of stages, bonus elements, and customisation options. Published by PULSMO. Trailer here.
Sumire is an upcoming indie adventure set in a mystical Japanese mountain village. Take the girl Sumire on a quest-filled journey through a strange world of odd characters, talking creatures, and magical settings — but it will only last a day. Published by GameTomo. Trailer here. There’s also a new trailer for Nimbus INFINITY (here), although console platforms have yet to be revealed.
Perception is reality. In this mind-bending first-person puzzler, you explore a surreal dream world and solve impossible puzzles using the ambiguity of depth and perspective. Published by Pillow Castle. Trailer here.
Toby: The Secret Mine
A peaceful way of life in a small village in the mountains was thrown into disorder. Someone has kidnapped most of it’s residents. A couple of brave hearts tried to rescue their friends but none of them has returned. Little Toby didn’t want to just sit and wait so he decided to find them by himself in this challenging puzzle platformer. Developed by Lukas Navratil and published by Beep. Trailer here.
TopplePOP: Bungee Blockbusters
TopplePOP is physics puzzle action with bendy animal acrobats on bungee cords, for 1-4 players. Designed for solo and team play, in eSports battles, speedrun leaderboards & spectacular couch co-op parties. Published by Spirit Animal Incorporated. Trailer here.
Vectronom is an abstract, hypnotic, puzzle-game about music, geometry and flow. In the psychedelic world of Vectronom you can experience waves of colour and a pulsing geometric path that changes on the beat, set to a hypnotic electronic soundtrack. Published by Ludopium. Trailer here.
Vigil: The Longest Night
Battle through the longest night as Leila, the last member of The Vigil. Uncover the truth behind the eternal darkness, Leila’s mysterious sister, and the eldritch horrors that stalk her in a world that has forgotten daylight. Developed by Glass Heart Games and published by Another Indie Studio. Trailer here.
West of Dead
Descend into the grim and gritty world of Purgatory in this fast-paced cover shooter which combines the fluidity of twin-stick controls and tactical cover usage. Dodge behind cover as you try to outgun your enemies in the unknown procedurally generated hunting grounds. Developed by Upstream Arcade and published by Raw Fury. Trailer here.
When the Past was Around
When the Past was Around is an adventure point-and-click puzzle game about love, moving on, letting go, and the joy and pain of everything in between. Developed by Mojiken Studio and published in Japan by Chorus Worldwide as “Kako ni Ita Koro”. Trailer here.
World of Horror
The Old Gods are reawakening, clawing their way back into a world that’s spiraling into a mysterious madness. In a small, seaside town of Japan, the population’s sanity is dwindling and otherworldly, grotesque creatures terrorise those who call the place home. Developed by panstasz and published by Ysbryd Games. Trailer here.
Notes: this post will be updated multiple times over the weekend with each new reveal so keep checking back! The Schedule page will also be updated with all the new games with more information also on the BitSummit website. It’s unlikely that many new announcements will see an additional post (although both Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon 2 and Mon Amour previously saw separate posts here and here) so don’t rely on the front page for new information! Games that are shown but have already released on the Japanese Switch eShop have not been added to this post.