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During E3, Nintendo featured a quirky platformer called Typoman in the Nindies@Home program, which allowed players to try out a selection of indie titles for free and receive a 15% discount on the full versions. Now, we know that Typoman will be launching on the Wii U eShop next month.

Players will be able to download Typoman on the Wii U eShop on September 16th; publisher Headsup Games has confirmed that the game will release in all regions on this date. The game has only been announced for Wii U so far.

During this year's E3, Nintendo unveiled Nindies@Home, a program that allowed players to test-drive nine participating indie games and receive a 15% discount upon each game's release; in a recent interview with Nintendo Everything, Nintendo of America's Senior Marketing Manager of Publisher and Developer Relations Damon Baker stated that the program was "well-received." According to Baker, Nintendo is very happy with the results of the program; he also stated that, while the program was a lot of work for Nintendo, it could return at some point in the future. Head inside for more.

Felipe Ribeiro Daneluz has made quite the name for himself inside and outside of the Sonic community. Going by the handle "LakeFeperd", Daneluz crafted a number of fan games for the online annual Sonic Amateur Games Expo over the past few years, with interquel titles Sonic: Before the Sequel and Sonic: After the Sequel bridging together the stories of the original 2D Sonic the Hedgehog titles and becoming well-publicized hits.

This time, however, Daneluz has foregone "fan" game development in hopes of launching his first original IP, dubbed Spark the Electric Jester, and has taken to Kickstarter to make it a reality. Read on after the jump for more details on his upcoming game and the trailer!

Developer Nicalis has announced that The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth is now available on New Nintendo 3DS, Wii U, and Xbox One (Note: this means the game is NOT available on the 2DS, the normal 3DS, and the normal 3DS XL). This game is a remade and improved version of the original Binding of Isaac game. This release means that the game is now available on all next-gen consoles and PC.

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The road to becoming a game developer is not an easy path to take, but Sony's PlayStation First initiative made that path just a little easier for post-secondary scholars. By licensing and providing dev kits to interested universities and technical colleges, students can get some hands-on experience in developing their own software as part of their own academic curriculum.

Thanks to the PS First program, Steel Minion, a developer group of undergraduate students from Sheffield Hallam University, have since released the Tetris-inspired PieceFall onto the PlayStation Store – the first ever student-produced video game to be available on the service. Check out the trailer for PieceFall after the jump!

When Journey was first released on the PlayStation 3 in 2012, it was very well received by the gaming community. This was because it offered an unique, enigmatic, and almost spiritual experience. This week, Journey has gotten a release on the PS4, and to celebrate that, Sony is offering a special statue on its online PlayStation Gear Store.

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It took twelve years of silence since the previous game, an unanticipated announcement at this year's E3, a month-long crowdfunding and social media campaign, and a total of 69,320 backers to #SaveShenmue, but the once impossible dream is now becoming reality. Shenmue III, the long awaited third installment to Yu Suzuki's cult classic franchise from the SEGA Dreamcast era, reached the end of its Kickstarter campaign last night after it first launched for a requested $2 million in funding. In the end, the game managed to garner well over three times the minimum amount with a staggering end total of $6,333,295. Read on for more details!

A Kickstarter campaign to fund the creation of a book of NES art has passed its original funding goal of $15,000 and is currently standing at just over $20,000. The book, called The Complete NES, will contain over 300 pages of NES box art, screenshots, information, summaries, game art, and more. It will also come with a new indie NES Homebrew RPG called Jeffrey Wittenhagen's Black Box Challenge, in which the player has to collect every NES Black Box game.

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The indie gaming scene has really started to boom over the past few years, and Nintendo, Sony, and Microsoft are all taking steps to become more indie friendly and attract indie development teams to their respective platforms. The rise of indie relevance is much slower in Japan, largely due to the fact that console and handheld gamers in Japan aren't used to making digital purchases, and Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios President Shuhei Yoshida is looking to change that. Speaking at Bitsummit in Kyoto, he unveiled a three step plan to boost indie popularity in Japan. Click below for more details!

According to a recent tweet from Nicalis, The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth is coming to Nintendo and Microsoft consoles later this month.

Nicalis is releasing Rebirth on Wii U, New 3DS, and Xbox One on July 23rd; Rebirth released on PC, Mac, Linux, PlayStation 4, and Vita on November 4th. The game is a remake of The Binding of Isaac, an indie game that was released on PC, Mac, and Linux in 2011.

Shovel Knight fans have been asking Yacht Club Games to develop exclusive content for Nintendo consoles ever since learning that gamers could battle Kratos in the PlayStation versions and the Battletoads on Xbox. Recently Yacht Club responded to these pleas, instead teasing "a MEGATON announcement" that "might not be quite what you expect." This is one of the many subjects we discuss on this week's episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo-themed podcast here at Gamnesia. Head inside for more!

PlayStation Vita was pretty impressive from a hardware standpoint when it launched, but it has failed to gain much momentum in terms of sales. Sony slashed sales projections for the handheld multiple times in its first year on the market, and third-party support from AAA publishers dissolved almost instantly. Eventually, even Sony pulled support of the handheld. Even so, Vita has been a popular platform for indie developers. Sony President Shuhei Yoshida brought this up recently, stating that there's no shortage of indie games on the handheld, and it's a great platform to play games. Hit the jump for his thoughts.

Frustrated by the lack of first party Wii U releases this summer? Or maybe you've already blown through the nostalgia fest that is EarthBound Beginnings and want something else to while away the lazy days of summer? If so, then Fuzzy Wuzzy Games is here to help with Armillo, a 3D platformer about a planet-hopping space armadillo. Head inside to learn more!

Back in April, Best Buy's listings told of an upcoming physical release of last year's hit indie title Shovel Knight, indicating that the once digital exclusive would hit retail shelves later this year. Yacht Club Games had since stated that their game would not see a retail release, but it appears that the eponymous Blue Burrower ultimately will be digging his way into stores later this year after all! In a recent announcement on the developer's website, Shovel Knight will release for the Nintendo 3DS, Wii U, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One come October. Read on for more details!

This year's E3 was absolutely packed with new game reveals and announcements, as the usual five press conferences was expanded to eight. Microsoft, Sony, EA, Ubisoft, and Nintendo each held their annual presentations, newcomers Square Enix and Bethesda had their own shows, and there was even a dedicated PC Gaming Show.

Over one hundred new video game trailers have been released, but some stood out more than others, racking up millions of views in just days. Star Wars Battlefront and the Final Fantasy VII remake in particular are each closing in fast on 10 million views. You can check out the full list by clicking below!