Oh look, another bleak indie survivial game for the PC. Only this one has...isometric visuals? And a helper robot? And a soundtrack by the wonderful Mitch Murder? OK, Impact Winter, I’m very interested. Read more...
Nintendo's been going through some serious growing pains on its path to the modern era of console gaming but with this latest step it's actually beating Microsoft and Sony to the punch for once. The Japanese gaming company is running a Humble Bundle. Show More Summary
Today, indie developer/publisher Double Fine announced that it had regained the rights to Iron Brigade, a 2011 downloadable title originally published by Microsoft Studios under the name Trenched. From this point on, the game will be...Show More Summary
Nintendo of America has teamed up with Humble Bundle for the first-ever console and handheld games bundle from the charity organization. The Humble Nindie Bundle contains multiple indie games for both Wii U and the 3DS family with codes redeemable through the eShop. You have until June 9 at 11am PDT to purchase the bundle […]
On Halloween of 2014, indie developers Golden Ruby Games and Ripstone Publishing got spooky with the announcement of a paranormal arena platformer called Extreme Exorcism. Today, the developers announced some additional platforms for...Show More Summary
To this point, Humble Bundle has offered up a robust offering of games for PC, Mac, and Linux. At times, they even offered up Android games. But today marks a first for the site. The latest Humble Bundle is supporting indies currently...Show More Summary
One of the freakier supernatural horror games I’ve played in some time is getting a standalone expansion titled DreadOut: Keepers of the Dark. Indonesian indie developer Digital Happiness made the announcement on their blog, while also confirming the DLC will arrive later this year. Keepers of the Dark will introduce new ghosts — easily the […]
If these indie games about sex make you feel confused, awkward, and vulnerable, that's entirely the point. The post If Sex Videogames Make You Feel Weird, That’s the Point appeared first on WIRED.
Indie developer Freehold Games is bringing their PC roguelike game Sproggiwood to iOS and Android next week. They mobile game will be full featured, not a trimmed down mobile version. As such they have decided to price it at $9.99. A humorous setting inspired by Finnish mythology Brain-churning tactical combat vs. Show More Summary
You know an indie game developer is on to something when the whole room is laughing.
When you combine the creativity of an indie developer with the intense action of stealth action, you sometimes end up with thrilling games that test your mind, patience, and endurance. Here are six games where a pulling out a gun won't always solve your problems. Show More Summary
Keep your eyes out for Oxenfree, an upcoming indie game from Disney and Telltale veterans with razor-sharp writing. The post This New Adventure Game Really Nails the Dialogue appeared first on WIRED.
Most accelerators aim at pure app startups or at casual, mobile studios -- but the Core Game Accelerator wants to give you money to make a "core" game....
Ahead of the E3 blockbusters, we look at some intriguing smaller up-and-comers.
Experienced console devs go indie, go mobile, make their dream game, get featured by Apple, and decide to go free-to-play. The stats and thoughts behind the journey and decision....
Eclectic indie developer The Behemoth has released a mammoth video showing off the first 20 minutes of gameplay from its current project, still labouring under the imaginative working title of "Game 4". The game is a turn-based tactical...Show More Summary
Scott Cawthon’s horror indie game Five Nights at Freddy’s has remained one of the App Store’s consistently most popular apps since its introduction. People sure enjoy being scared by run-down animatronics, as Touch Arcade’s compilation of player reactions demonstrates. Show More Summary
Luca Redwood, the main powerhouse indie developer behind EightyEight Games, has taken the last three years of his life to make a sequel to critical darling match-three game, 10000000. Sadly, it’s not named 10000001, but rather You Must Build a … Read more ›
Dimension Drive, the indie game famous for having been trolled by a fraudulent 7,000 euro pledge, has returned to Kickstarter for another shot. "We've had [support] from all over the world. People calling us, sending us e-mails, twits... Show More Summary
Spend enough time on social media and you're bound to make a mistake that'll piss a few people off. It's pretty much inevitable. That's what the free indie "game" #notifications is all about. It begins the way many of us start our day: lying in bed, checking Twitter ("Twiddler" in this case) on a smartphone. Show More Summary