The Game: Knytt
Genre: Ambient Platformer
The Scoop: Knytt, from Swedish indie developer Nifflas, is a non-linear 2D platformer with a heavy emphasis on exploration and discovery. After crashing on a mysterious planet, it's up to the tiny ant-like creature Knytt to find all the parts to his spaceship and escape. The parts can be recovered in any order the real joy of Knytt is simply wandering the world and taking in its strange sights.