The Saints have been in contact with tailback Mark Ingram as free agency nears and would reportedly like to work out a deal. During an interview at a Pelicans-Mavericks game Monday night in Dallas, Saints head coach Sean Payton indicated the club wanted to re-sign Ingram. “Obviously he’s someone that we want to keep,” Payton…
Indie developer Danny Perski is working on a follow-up to his previous puzzle game Exponential Invasion [$2.99] with a new game called Exponential Retaliation, which he demoed for us at GDC 2015. The game involves trying to clear a screen of numbers, where a bigger number can combine with a smaller number. Some numbers are
SAN FRANCISCO — When I went to meet Peter Dijkstra, the business guy at Dutch-based game developer Vogelsap, I had to wait in line to see the small, indie team’s new horror game, The Flock. I wasn’t too upset, though, … Read more ›
With digital marketplaces becoming increasingly crowded, Mike Rose, of tinyBuild dug into the current state of indie sales expectations for digital platforms....
There’s an indie game series out there scaring gamers out of their pants with creepy animatronic enemies and jumpscare deaths. It’s called Five Nights At Freddy’s, and the jumpscares are genuinely startling provided you’re wearing headphones while you play. Show More Summary
Coming from Gamasutra's Mike Rose, who's hosting a panel at GDC... Best-case scenario for WiiU indie game is 60k sales. #gdc — Soren Johnson (@SorenJohnson) March 2, 2015 Best-case 3DS indie sales: 200k #GDC — Soren Johnson (@SorenJohnson) March 2, 2015 Japanese versions exceed expectations on 3DS. Show More Summary
If you’ve ever dreamed about making a video game, or even learning more about how they’re made, then there's no better time than now to get on board. Not only are their several “indie” options out there (like RPGMaker ), but today one of the biggest names in game engines has made a declaring announcement. Show More Summary
If my most anticipated big-budget video game this year is Bloodborne, my most anticipated indie video game might be Superhot. As part of an alpha version of the time manipulation shooter going out to backers, Killstagram is also a thing now. Admit it: it's a clever name. Read more...
House of Cards' just-released third season features two new guest stars: iPad puzzler Monument Valley and PC adventure The Stanley Parable. Kevin Spacey's character, the series' lead, US president Frank Underwood, has long been a fan of video games. Show More Summary
This week is pretty light when it comes to big releases, or even anticipated indie titles on Steam. What do we have? Well, I’m really keen on White Night, a PS4/PC noir-horror game with a startlingly clean, monochrome art style. That’s what I’ll be checking out this week. More »
With big budget retail games resting for the next week, the next seven days shall be dominated by the indie, the budget and the downloadable. I am not complaining. Read more...
“Even without the argument for higher beauty in a new medium, there’s plenty of other incentive for game developers to bring high-design into their games. The best incentive of all, really: sales.”
Around this time every year, game developers from all over the world gather in San Francisco to chat about this amazing industry The event is especially popular for indie developers who use the event to network and spread the word about their projects, and while it’s not often used to reveal brand new games, sometimes […]
Indie developers are taking games where no one else dares.
Since its debut last year, the Five Nights at Freddy’s series has quickly become the go-to horror game for “Let’s Players” and the folks who watch them. Its early success was comparable to 2012?s runaway indie hit, Slender: The Eight Pages, but since then, it’s become something else entirely. The Five Nights games have gone […]
Episode Description: Robin Arnott is an indie game designer and interactive artist. In this presentation from the 2014 Buddhist Geeks Conference, he speaks about applying game design to meditation. Robin first explains how a state of trance is central to both the experience of meditation and the experience of game play. Show More Summary
Earlier this week, developer Psychoz Interactive announced some incredibly exciting additions to the voice cast for their old school indie horror game Forgotten Memories: Alternate Realities. Guy Cihi and Dave Schaufele, who portrayed...Show More Summary
We caught wind of a few sales on some rad games the other day, with a whole batch dropping all at once. Usually, if there's a whole bunch of sales at once, that means that some kind of coordinated promotion or feature is afoot. And so it was, as Apple launched an "Amazing Indie Games"
Season three of the wonderfully addictive House of Cards launched on Netflix today, and in it, the devious Frank Underwood reveals his true colors... as an indie gamer. Read more...