2Night in the Woods
Night in the Woods is a narrative-driven game from developer Infinite Fall. You play as a young zoomorphic woman named Mae who has just returned to her home town after dropping out of college. She lives with her parents and, after some time at home, she realises that things seemed to have changed drastically since she left and the town closed down their coal mine.
Covering topics of depression, the complicated politics between upper and middle classes, the fall of small town America and more, Night in the Woods has won five gaming awards for both “Best Narrative” and “Most Fulfilling Community-Funded Game” as well as being nominated for over a dozen more making it an absolute must-have indie game for Nintendo Switch owners.