Former Sony worldwide studios head Shuhei Yoshida, today announced the PlayStation Indies Initiative, a new program meant to spotlight and support indie developers. To kick off this announcement, 9 new indie developed games have been announced for the PlayStation!
Down below is a full list of all 9 PlayStation Indies titles showcased in the trailer, along with a bit of information about them.
Carto is coming to PlayStation 4 this Fall 2020! Carto is a chill adventure game wrapped around a unique, world-shifting puzzle mechanic. Use this power to explore mysterious lands, help a quirky cast of new friends, and guide Carto on her journey home.
Infiltrate Recompile’s stunning digital world in this exploration-based hacking platformer, coming to PS5. Explore, fight and hack your way through a virtual landscape that’ll react to your actions as you try to escape deletion. This trailer features the amazing song Jupiter by singer/songwriter Aoife O’Donovan.
Where the Heart Is
Where the Heart Is A narrative adventure game about family. Finding home… can take a lifetime.
MAQUETTE is a first-person recursive puzzle game that takes you into a world where every building, plant, and object are simultaneously tiny and staggeringly huge. Coming soon to PS5 and PS4.
F.I.S.T: Forged in Shadow Torch
F.I.S.T.: Forged In Shadow Torch, a PlayStation China Hero Project selected game. Take a glimpse of the original story and the arcade-style combat in an interconnected Metroidvania game map combining oriental city view and gorgeous dieselpunk aesthetics. Presenting an excellent visual performance to bring the old-school genre to a new level.
Discover the ever-changing nuances of weightless motion in Heavenly Bodies – coming to PS4 in 2021. Wrangle the hands and arms of a courageous cosmonaut and push, pull and twist your way through a precarious range of physically simulated stellar scenarios where, without gravity, nothing is still, nothing is secure and nothing is simple.
From the creators of indie classics Machinarium and Samorost comes Creaks, a new puzzle adventure game that delights the senses with its hand-painted visuals, precise animation, eerie sounds, and an eclectic original score from Hidden Orchestra. Proceed at your own pace at figuring out the solutions to dozens of carefully designed puzzles, explore the mansion for hidden paintings and uncover the great secret.
Along with these newly announced titles, Sony also revealed that PS Now will be getting a an indie game every month starting with July. Hello neighbors will be joining PS Now later this month. This is all the news they have for us now, though we’re sure more are to come so stay tuned!