Gamasutra catches up with indie game developer Michael Brough to chew the game design fat and chat about his IGF-nominated roguelike, Imbroglio....
A new indie 4X space game for your winter gaming fun.
Here’s a sneak peek at the Switch’s user interface—and hey, look at those indie games! I will totally replay Cave Story on Switch. Read more...
What would you do if you were a lone survivor on a Martian colony? You can find out in Subterrain, an underground survival game with old-school, hardcore play. Subterrain is my first indie game I've worked on after spending much of my career in AAA game development. Show More Summary
World of Horror, or Kyofu no Sekai, is an indie game inspired by the works of acclaimed manga artist Junji Ito. We played through the demo, where we solved some mysteries, met a nice dog, and died as the Old Gods returned to this world. Read more...
I actually had to whittle this list down, can you believe it? I guess I didn't have to, since 42 is already an arbitrary choice, but I really liked the reference to Hitchhiker's Guide so I settled on 42. Plus, as I approach 50, I feel as if the number is simply too large and it lessens the impact. Show More Summary
Thatgamecompany will release its next project this year. Lauded indie dev thatgamecompany has confirmed its next project will release this year, which is a comparatively quick turnaround for the determinedly perfectionist studio. Replying to a fan on Twitter, the developer reiterated that platforms have not been announced but a 2017 release is on the cards […]
Fruits of a Feather is a light and breezy relaxation game where players can soar around a picturesque island as a hawk. With hidden caverns to explore and countless fruit to find, it’s a wonderful way to unwind and a very Cool Indie Game. Read more...
Coming from Limited Run's Josh Fairhurst... “I also see a lot of opportunity in the Nintendo Switch. I think many Vita fans will pick one up, maybe even begrudgingly, by the time the Vita is phased out. If we start publishing games there, I think that would be a nice place for Vita fans to relocate, should that become a necessity. Show More Summary
Posted by Vineet Tanwar, Business Development Manager, Google Play Indie game developers bring high quality, artistic, and innovative content to Google Play and raise the bar for all developers in the process. In fact, they also make...Show More Summary
The unique-looking horror side-scroller Little Nightmares now has a final release date. Little Nightmares, the indie horror game that existed previously under a different name and was later picked up by Bandai Namco, has been given an April 28 release date. Little Nightmare stars Six, a little girl trapped in a prison called The Maw […]
Back in 2012 (or 2010 if you're in Japan), Malicious kind of came and went. I knew a few people who were really into it given the relative drought of action games these days (at least, relative to the PS2 and beginning of the PS3 eras),...Show More Summary
Shining a spotlight on some of the best indie games for Android! Back in November, Google put out a call to indie game developers from 15 different European countries to submit their best game of 2016 for consideration in the Google Play Indie Games Contest. After receiving nearly 1,000 entries, the field has been narrowed down to just 20 finalists. Show More Summary
Google has outlined the 20 finalists of its European Google Play Indie Games contest ahead of the final event in London on February 16.
Posted by Matteo Vallone, Google Play Games Business Development Back in November, we launched the Google Play Indie Games Contest for developers from 15 European countries, to celebrate the passion and innovation of the indie community in the region. Show More Summary
So we're finally done with the Switch, and we're halfway through January. The quiet period is almost over. And while there's no major releases this week, there are plenty of intriguing indies coming out. More »
An old SGI Indy computer that once belonged to Acclaim contains a "treasure trove" of vintage game assets.
Do any of you readers remember the wonderfully mustached Conrad Zimmerman? Did you know he is currently working on a video game called Plague Road with Luc Bernard, an outspoken indie developer who has history with Destructoid? Luc Bernard...Show More Summary
- game was originally called Friendshapes - has been in existence for about 2 years now - original idea conceived by SFB Games - Nintendo saw the original design and are now working with SFB Games on Snipperclips as a collaboration Thanks to Chicken008 for the heads up!
Nintendo Switch's online store is up, and first-party games slated for the system's March 3 launch date carry price tags ranging from $49.99 to $59.99. Arms, a fighting game where players use the Joy-Con controller to box with extendable arms like Street Fighter 2's Dhalsim, will cost $49.99. Show More Summary