Indie Spotlight

“Eastward” Wows With Pixel Art

by Forrest Welkon November 13, 2015
It’s 2015, and 2D art still rules. Well, it certainly doesn’t dominate the AAA scene like it used to, but it remains trendy in a flooded indie market. Critically acclaimed Shovel Knight is a perfect example of this phenomenon. It’s charming, it’s nostalgic, and aside from the art – it’s fun. Since of inception of video […]


“FORCED: Eternal Arenas” Reaches Kickstarter Goal In Dramatic Fashion

by Forrest Welkon November 8, 2015
As the clock ticked down to only 5 hours to go, BetaDwarf Entertainment was still over $2,000 short of its $75,000 Kickstarter goal. Reddit users urged fans to donate. The 18 person team hosted a 6 hour stream of their new deck-building action game to push the project over the edge. Although this wasn’t the first time BetaDwarf had experienced […]


Sandbox Game “Astraea” Coming To PS4 Early 2016

by Jesse Marsellaon October 14, 2015
On the PlayStation blog this morning the developers of the “open-ended multiplayer sandbox game” called Astraea announced that it would be available in early 2016. The game allows players to play online with the objectives of building a town, making friends and running a farm. The game seems to have a very Animal Crossing feel […]


Dino Dini’s Kick Off Is Coming Back On PS4 and PlayStation Vita

by Jesse Marsellaon October 14, 2015
For those of you that weren’t born yet, like me, and for those of you that have never heard of this classic video game franchise here is a quick history lesson. The Kick Off series dates back to the 1990s and is a football simulation game that was so highly revered by fans that they […]

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A Look At Stardust Vanguards

by Rex Wagneron August 23, 2014
It should be noted that the following thoughts and opinion were based off a unfinished model of the game. The genre of couch-based multiplayer has taken off this past year. Games like TowerFall: Ascension, Sportsfriends, and Samurai Gunn have gotten decent press time and good reviews. Their concepts are basic enough, get four of your […]

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Mike Bithell releases some raw ‘Volume’ gameplay footage

by Stefan Richingson March 5, 2014
Creator of Thomas Was Alone shows off 32 seconds of raw gameplay footage from his next production, Volume.  Mike Bithell, the creator of indie hit Thomas Was Alone, has released a very short video showing off raw gameplay of his next game, Volume. Whilst the video certainly doesn’t show much, it is evidence enough that the game has a beautiful […]

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Humble Indie Bundle 11

by Andrew Vallison February 26, 2014
Humble Bundle has just launched their brand new bundle, Humble Indie Bundle 11. If you are unaware, Humble Bundle is a bundle of games made where the price is left for the customer to decide. They have set payment boundaries to unlock extra content from the bundle and a $1 requirement for Steam downloads. Humble Indie Bundle 11 includes 4 […]

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Humble Weekly Sale Double Fine

by Andrew Vallison February 7, 2014
Humble Bundle have just released their most recent sale, Humble Weekly Sale Double Fine, which includes a maximum of 5 games and 5 soundtracks. If you are unaware, Humble Bundle is a website devoted to releasing bundles of games made where the price is left for the customer to decide. They have set payment boundaries to unlock extra content from […]