The way I like to present our games to players, from the moment of the first announcement up to the launch of the game and beyond, is to carefully release new information about the game to create excitement and hopefully engage player’s interest. Show More Summary
Developer Simogo’s creepy indie game Year Walk is available now on Steam. This new version brings with it exclusive content, including new locations, puzzles, a map, in-game encyclopedia, Steam achievements, and updated art assets. The game is inspired by the ancient Swedish phenomena of “year... Read More
It feels like no matter what show we go to, it's always the indie games that end up surprising and impressing us the most. There are just so many unique and ambitious ideas floating around in that community, it's hard to not come away completely endeared each time. Show More Summary
Canabalt creator Adam Saltsman and wife Rebekah Saltsman have created a studio focused on making "new kinds of games with ethical business models" that they call "Finji." Finji will offer both development and publishing services as they collaborate...
If there's one key for the Indiana Pacers in their title quest, it's their bench. Last season, it was virtually non-existent. In spite of this, Indy fell just a game short of the NBA Finals. Pacers president Larry Bird couldn't help but notice the Pacers' thin second unit during his one-year hiatus, as told to USA Today's Phil Richards on Nov. Show More Summary
The annual film, music and interactive festival kicked off in Austin, taking over most of downtown and the surrounding areas. One of the big draws this year is the Gaming Expo. Indie developers were out in force, showcasing some fun, sometimes educational, and some fully immersive video games for fans to take a crack at. […]
We deserve better. It's a common refrain among video game developers who work with major publishers. Churning out the latest iteration of Call of Duty or Assassin's Creed takes its toll: inflated workweeks and 12-hour days, lists ofShow More Summary
Indie developer Spearhead Games will follow up on its recent PSN and PC co-op action game Tiny Brains with the tentatively-titled Project Cyber, a three-on-three competitive eSports game with a cyberpunk aesthetic. While the game itself is in an...
Blackpowder Games, an indie developer made up of former Monolith devs (FEAR, Condemned), has confirmed that its next project, the eerie, atmospheric shooter Betrayer is complete and will be transitioning out of Steam Early Access on March 24th. When the game releases, its price will... Read More
Doggins ($4) from Brain & Brain is billed as a quiet adventure. Starring a dreaming dog, the iPad-only adventure game has been nominated for a SXSW Gamer’s Voice Award for best indie game, along with a number of other titles, including recently reviewed Tengami — a game which shares some similarities with Doggins. Show More Summary
Independent Games Festival chairman Brandon Boyer has helped make many wonderful indie games find their way into your hands. Now Brandon could use your help. He fought off cancer last year, but his health insurance company Humana denied his claims and he was left with over $100,000 in medical expenses to deal with. Show More Summary
Sugar and spice and everything nice (plus Chemical X) will be getting another game, this time from indie house Radian Games. Powerpuff Girls: Defenders of Townsville is due out on PC, Mac, and Linux via Steam next week, on March 14.Show More Summary
Mega Man creator Keiji Inafune has announced a new 2D action side-scroller for the 3DS eShop entitled Azure Striker Gunvolt. As reported by Gematsu, Azure Striker Gunvolt was just announced at the BitSummit indie games festival in Kyoto. Show More Summary
You know how indie games always seem like they have to have some sort of hook – something unique to make them stick out from all the other games? Well, that’s what Visiontrick, a two-man development team, has with Pavilion. Honestly, it’s kind of a lame term to get recognized. Show More Summary
Student is building one of the most intricate structures the indie game has seen.
Yesterday indie games Developer Drinkbox Studios, announced that its award-winning action-platformer will be coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox 360 Wii U. Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition, will feature a bevy of new content, including an extended story with new game areas, a new boss character, powerful new player abilities and many other enhancements. PR email
@curbles No —games— to announce yet, obvs, but yea, I'm gonna make some Wii-U this year. :) — Wolf Wozniak (@Ouren) March 7, 2014
The UnEarth Initiative is an indie management/strategy game that puts you in command of a small group of humans trying to survive on an alien planet. What's interesting about it is that the humans suck. Read more...
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: Meek Mill, Big Sean, J. Cole, 2 Chainz Song: Wale - King Slayer [download here] What's so good? Yesterday we got a taste of Big Boi’s contribution to the Game Of Throne’s themed mixtape Catch The Throne, today it’s Wale’s turn. Show More Summary
Indie developer Shaquille O'Neal is taking to IndieGoGo for his latest project, a sequel to the critically-panned Shaq Fu. Read more...