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For those not in the know. The popular pay-what-you-want site (HumbleBundle.com) has picked up it's newest partner. Nintendo is joining the game and releasing it's own collection of games for the Wii U and 3Ds; but the twist is... they're all Indie games!

"We are trying to talk to everyone and we are definitely exploring all possibilities, I'm optimistic that our future will hold more console promotions."
--John Graham, co-founder Humble Bundle.

In Nintendo's initiative to support it's independent game makers, they have aptly titled it "The Humble Nindie Bundle" Currently the bundle includes titles from both the Wii U and 3DS. Nintendo is also supporting the charity Code.org, which if you are not familiar with them, you should check them out.

Here are the current titles listed on the Bundle

Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship edition

Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship edition for Wii U
Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship edition for Wii U

Guacamelee! is a 2013 action platforming video game developed and published by DrinkBox Studios. The game was originally released for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita in April 2013, and was later ported to Microsoft Windows in August 2013, and to OS X and Linux in February 2014. An enhanced edition was released for Wii U, Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Xbox 360 in July 2014. The game draws its inspiration from traditional Mexican culture and folklore.

Woah Dave!

Woah Dave! for the 3DS
Woah Dave! for the 3DS

Woah Dave! is a 2014 platform video game developed and published by MiniVisions for iOS, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation Vita. The game was released on iOS, Windows, and Nintendo 3DS on October 30, 2014.

Mighty Switch Force!

Mighty Switch Force! for the 3DS.
Mighty Switch Force! for the 3DS.

Mighty Switch Force! is a puzzle platformer developed by WayForward Technologies for Nintendo 3DS. It is the third game in WayForward's Mighty series, following Mighty Milky Way and Mighty Flip Champs!

The Fall

The Fall for Wii U
The Fall for Wii U

Take the role of ARID, the artificial intelligence within a high-tech combat suit. The Fall is a unique combination of adventure-game puzzle solving and side-scroller action, all set within a dark and atmospheric story. Get ready for a disturbing journey as you explore the world of The Fall.

OlliOlli

OlliOlli for both 3DS and Wii U and Moon Chronicles for 3DS.
OlliOlli for both 3DS and Wii U and Moon Chronicles for 3DS.

OlliOlli is a side-scrolling skateboarding video game developed and published by Roll7. It was released on 21 January 2014 for the PlayStation Vita in North America, and 22 January 2014, in Europe, Asia, and Australia for the same platform.

Stealth Inc. 2

Stealth Inc. 2 for Wii U
Stealth Inc. 2 for Wii U

In Stealth Inc 2, you play the role of a clone escaping a sinister and high-tech testing facility. Stealth Inc 2 tests both your brain and your reflexes over 60 varied levels linked together in a sprawling overworld.

SteamWorld Dig

SteamWorld Dig for both the 3DS and Wii U.
SteamWorld Dig for both the 3DS and Wii U.

SteamWorld Dig is a platform mining adventure with strong Metroidvanian influences. Take the role of Rusty, a lone mining steambot, as he arrives at an old mining town in great need. Dig your way through the old earth, gaining riches while uncovering the ancient threat that lurks below...

So as the list currently stands the bundle is listed as worth $88, and for a minimum of $10 you can pick up all the titles.

Nintendo will be announcing more titles soon! So what does Nintendo have in store for us? With Humble Bundle you never know what you'll get. What titles do you hope to see in the future?

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