Category Archives: indie
Fri, Dec 13, 2013 | 11:57 GMT
Xbox One’s indie game program ID@Xbox has seen a wealth of developers pitching new concepts that are “gratifyingly all over the map,” according to the scheme’s boss Chris Charla. He feels that several of the concepts could be exclusive to Microsoft’s format, given that their embedded use Kinect and SmartGlass.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 20:42 GMT
The latest Humble Weekly Sale is full of lovely titles from Atlus, and you won’t want to pass this one up if you are an Ace Team or Tripwire Interactive fan.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 12:32 GMT
No Man’s Sky bowled many gamers over when Hello Games released its space-faring rogue-like at the VGX awards last weekend. ID@Xbox boss Chris Charla was one of those people it seems, as he really hopes the studio will bring its game to Xbox One.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 03:26 GMT
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 01:29 GMT
Wasteland 2 can be yours – assuming you helped crowdfund the classic RPG revival, and don’t mind playing a beta version which inXile is very keen for you to help shape.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 01:17 GMT
Colossatron: Massive World Threat is just one week away; brace yourself for the latest mobile life-eater from the developer of Fruit Ninja and Jeptpack Joyride.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 00:59 GMT
The Whispered World, possibly Daedalic Entertainment’s most popular release, is finally getting a sequel. First trailer through the break.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 00:51 GMT
Maia’s Steam Early Access launch has done well enough to fund the game’s development to completion.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 20:57 GMT
Runner2 will arrive on Vita next week, December 17. It will retail for $9.99 on the Vita, and PS Plus users can expect a 20% discount at launch paying $7.99 instead. Additionally, The Good Friends Character Pack will be 30% off for PS Plus users, bringing the $2.99 price tag down to $2.09. Check out the trailer for it below.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 20:50 GMT
Teslagrad lands on Steam for Linux, Mac and PC, Rain Games December 13 and upon that day, you can purchase the game through Teslagrad.com, GOG and Desura. To herald next week’s release, the launch trailer is posted below, introducing the viewer to the Tesla Tower where it’s revealed to the main character of the game that he is the last of his kind, a Teslamancer. Teslagrad will run you $9.99 in North America and €8.99/£6.99 in Europe. Console versions are on the way, with Wii U and PlayStation 3 versions available in 2014.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 02:04 GMT
Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture no longer restricts players to just one hour of exploration each time they fire up the PlayStation 4 indie.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 01:50 GMT
Proteus has been patched with fixes for a couple of niggling issues and the introduction of optional content found in the PlayStation 3 and Vita builds.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 09:39 GMT
Project Eternity has been dubbed Pillars of Eternity by developer Obsidian Entertainment, which also offers a first gameplay trailer for the crowdfunded classic RPG.
Tue, Dec 10, 2013 | 21:56 GMT
Samurai Gunn, the “lightning-fast Bushido brawler”, has arrived on PC ahead of Sony platform launches next year.
Tue, Dec 10, 2013 | 21:47 GMT
Hack ‘N’ Slash, on of the prototype games included in Double Fine’s Amnesia Fortnight 2012 bundle, is being rejigged for full release.
Tue, Dec 10, 2013 | 21:46 GMT
Tue, Dec 10, 2013 | 12:58 GMT
Tactical RPG The Banner Saga will launch on January 14, over a year after it was funded on Kickstarter. VG247′s Dave Cook talks with ex-BioWare developer Alex Thomas to discover why this could be the biggest release of his career.
Tue, Dec 10, 2013 | 00:54 GMT
Fez has passed the million sales milestone, triumphantly overcoming its scandal-ridden history.
Mon, Dec 09, 2013 | 02:23 GMT
Torment: Tides of Numenera crowdfunding backers have voted for inXile to implement turn-based combat rather than a real-time with pausing system as seen in spiritual precursor Planescape: Torment and many classic CRPGs.
Mon, Dec 09, 2013 | 08:09 GMT
No Man’s Sky, the next game from Joe Danger studio Hello Games, was debuted during VGX tonight.