Category Archives: indie
Fri, Nov 29, 2013 | 00:55 GMT
The latest Humble Weekly Bundle includes a handful of indie favourites.
Fri, Nov 29, 2013 | 08:47 GMT
Contrast developer Complusion Games tells VG247′s Dave Cook what it’s like to work with Sony as an indie team, and the benefits of having an early foothold on PS4. With game impressions.
Thu, Nov 28, 2013 | 11:20 GMT
The Consuming Shadow is a new horror rogue-like from Ben “Yahtzee” Croshaw. It’s currently in beta.
Thu, Nov 28, 2013 | 04:39 GMT
Clandestine in a spy thriller set in the mid 1990′s, offering you and a friend the chance to unravel a post-Cold War conspiracy plot as a super team of hacker and field agent.
Wed, Nov 27, 2013 | 21:52 GMT
Stalin vs. Martians was a ridiculous, delightful concept which failed to be executed in an enjoyable way, something its creators frankly acknowledge in their Kickstarter pitch for a second entry in the series, mysteriously titled Stalin vs. Martians 3.
Wed, Nov 27, 2013 | 21:04 GMT
The Mandate has reached its $500,000 Kickstarter goal which is set to end on December 1, thanks to $524,735 being pledged by 12,738 backers.
Wed, Nov 27, 2013 | 18:22 GMT
The Debut 7 Bundle from Indie Royale is now available. It features six titles: Mitsurugi Kamui Hikae, Metal Planet, Pulse Shift, Al Emmo and the Lost Dutchman’s Mine, Millennium 2 – Take Me Higher and Fleet Buster. All the games are available for Windows via Desura and are in Greenlight on Steam. The current minimum is $2.99 and if you pay $7 or more, you will also net the Chiptune Hero EP album by Dj Cutman. Hit up the link for more information.
Wed, Nov 27, 2013 | 04:42 GMT
Three new games have been added to the Humble Mobile Bundle 3, bringing the total up to nine. Desert Bus, Hundreds and Spider: The Secret of Bryce Manor have been unlocked for those who pay above the average price, in addition to previous bonuses Ridiculous Fishing and Kingdom Rush. The core pack, which you can choose your own price for, includes Epoch, rymdkapsel, SpellTower and Swordigo. This bundle is Android only, but as usual, all games are DRM-free and you can choose how to split your purchase price between developers, organisers and charity. Only six days remain, so get on board.
Tue, Nov 26, 2013 | 22:52 GMT
Tue, Nov 26, 2013 | 08:50 GMT
Oculus Rift developer James Blaha has taken to crowd-funding site IndieGoGo to raise funds for his VR project Diplopia, which aims to alleviate various eye conditions through visual techniques.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 21:38 GMT
Tue, Nov 26, 2013 | 05:22 GMT
Joe Danger and its sequel are on their way too Linux and Mac via Steam, bringing their platform count to six.
Tue, Nov 26, 2013 | 01:24 GMT
Star Citizen is the crowdfunding campaign that just won’t quit, adding another $2 million to its coffers within the last few days.
Fri, Nov 22, 2013 | 20:13 GMT
Tiny Brains developer Spearhead Games has delayed its PS4 launch title to December 3 in North America December 11 in Europe. Originally slated as a launch title, the co-op puzzler where four lab rats are trying to escape a research facility, was delayed to November 26 earlier this month. The game will arrive on Steam for PC on or around December 18 and it arrives on PlayStation 3 some time in December.
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 | 21:32 GMT
Robot Rescue Revolution is described as a puzzler that even its own development team struggled to solve; this first trailer shows off the colourful indie headed to PlayStation 3 next month.
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 | 18:07 GMT
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 | 15:20 GMT
The Banner Saga has a new tutorial video available called “Rough Guide to Travel” which summarizes “the key attributes you’ll need to take into consideration” when deciding the travel strategy during your journey in the game.
Wed, Nov 20, 2013 | 21:45 GMT
Montague’s Mount is a first-person adventure set on an isolated Irish island, packed with Gaelic and built by lone Irish indie developer. This launch trailer shows off its unique atmosphere in celebration of its arrival on a variety of digital distributors.
Wed, Nov 20, 2013 | 20:45 GMT
Daily Challenges are now available for Spelunky on PS3 and Vita. The challenges are already available for the PC version. Each day, a set of levels is generated that has the same seed for everyone playing it, according to Mossmouth. You only get once chance to play the Daily — if you die, you can try it again 24 hours later. The game has also been updated with various bug fixes and optimizations on the console. More information is available through the PS Blog.
Wed, Nov 20, 2013 | 16:07 GMT
Omnigon Games has put its sandbox creation game UemeU on Steam Greenlight. Pronounced You-Me-You, the PC and Mac title builds upon such titles as Minecraft, Gary’s Mod, Little Big Planet and The Sims where players can create easily manipulated game worlds using interactive environments and a library of tools so they can play, create, and share worlds with their friends and the UemeU community. UemeU is in public Alpha and as it approaches Beta, the team has put the game on Greenlight to help further the development process. Check out the video below which shows you an example of what can be created.