Currently Browsing:Results for Tag "Indie"

Indiewatch: Din's Curse and Expansion Demon War - The Best ARPG You Never Heard of

The plot to Din's Curse isn't the primary focus of the game.If you like the gameplay of ARPG's, you are going to enjoy Din's Curse just as much.

Herald: An Interactive Period Drama -- A Brilliant Plot-Driven Title

And now, another title is bringing the genre back into the spotlight -- Herald: An Interactive Period Drama.Developed and published by Wispfire the game is split into a total of four books (episodes), with two currently available.

A Case for Modding: Why More Steam RPGs Need Workshops

While there have been some great mods from the Steam Workshop, we need more than just mods for RPGs like Skyrim.I (along with many others) would love to see Steam Workshop mods for Fallout 4, Dark Souls III, and The Witcher 3, for example.

Orion Releases New Game for Original Game Boy

It's been a long time since we've seen new software for the original Game Boy, which debuted in 1989." The game itself takes place in prison Bulor 24, where you must make your way through while avoiding the security cameras.

8 Best Indie Games for the PS Vita

So what are the best indie games still available for the portable PlayStation consoles?Severed is a beautifully designed game exclusively for the PS Vita which may be the game's only folly.

3 Reasons Why City Clickers is On Its Way To Being a Sim City Classic

Coming to an end on March 31, City Clickers ranked third place in a Game Jam where there was a submission of 157 games.The core mechanics of City Clickers are explained with one thorough, yet concise explanation at the very start of your adventure as Mayor.

Why The Sexy Brutale is a Masquerading Puzzle, Adventure Game You Should Be Playing

An adventure puzzle game, The Sexy Brutale is a zany title that has quickly made a name for itself.A wonderfully dark mystery, The Sexy Brutale takes players on unique and interesting adventure filled with intrigue and plenty of plot twists.

Indiewatch: Anodyne - A Masterweird Zelda-Esque Title

Welcome to Indiewatch, a series where every Friday, we take a look at a good, yet unknown, unappreciated, and overlooked indie title.In order for a game to be covered on Indiewatch, it must fit into the following criteria: This week we are taking a look at Anodyne.

Slayaway Camp - A Gruesome Call Back to 80's Slashers

But not all games have taken the traditional slasher tropes, and Slayaway Camp is one of them.The Slayaway Camp flicks are a parody of the Friday the 13th movies with Skullface being a parody of Jason Voorhees.

Monolith - One of the Most Fun Roguelikes This Year

So, now that we have the gist of what Monolith is about, let's get down to the nitty-gritty details.Awhile ago, if someone told me, "how cool would it be to combine a roguelike with a shoot'em up?

The Tenth Line Review -- Not Quite Your 90's RPG Nostalgia

The Tenth Line is heavily inspired by PlayStation RPGs of the 90’s, such as the Final Fantasy titles of that era.And the "Story" mode is recommended for players who are more interested in the story than the gameplay.

Show Off Your Indie Game at DreamHack Atlanta

If you're an independent developer looking for an opportunity to show off your latest game, get in front of a large crowd during DreamHack Atlanta.Applications are now open for the Indie Game Arcade sponsored by Pharaoh's Conclave and DreamHack Atlanta.

Unbox: Newbie's Adventure Review -- Fun With Boxes

This particular game also features no cartoonish humans, anthropomorphic reptiles, marsupials, or sentient magical gloves.Well, Unbox: Newbie's Adventure has the answer you're looking for.

How Does The End Is Nigh Stack Up to Edmund McMillen's Other Games?

It earned a 9 in our review, so we clearly consider it to be on par with McMillen's quality standards.But, being a completely different genre largely makes it unfair to compare it to The End Is Nigh.

Doctor Kvorak's Obliteration Game Review - Bizarre, Unique, and Awesome

That is of course until the release of Doctor Kvorak's Obliteration Game.For instance, Eggloot shows up talking about how Kvorak's fear of bugs.

Graceful Explosion Machine Confirmed to Release on PS4 and PC

Originally released on the Nintendo Switch in April, GEM will be available August 8 for PS4 and PC.Focusing on combat, GEM uses four weapons to create chaotic explosions, which will eradicate enemies in over 30 levels throughout four different planets.

Interviewing the Arctic Developers of Distrust

In Distrust, the player must manage a pair of survivors as they explore a randomly-generated arctic base -- picking up tools, avoiding monsters, and dealing with the harsh climate.GameSkinny: What was the draw to use John Carpenter's The Thing as inspiration for Distrust, as opposed to other horror movies?

ProjectMQ: A Platform Built for the Indie Game Community

This is much more than a social platform dedicated to indie games.It’s a thriving community of indie fans and indie developers that seeks to educate as well as elevate.