The Kickstarter Delay – Why Are So Many Games So Late?

Our recent Plague Road article mentions that Kickstarter games have a longstanding problem with arriving later than they should. At least, later than their...

Cuphead and the Modern Sisyphus

One-hundred-and-sixty. That’s how many times I have died to date. As a cartoon mercenary working for the devil himself, it is up to me...

Kickstarter MIA: Novus AEterno Devs Break Silence With New Promises

Way back in the forgotten days of the year 2013, Taitale Studios launched a Kickstarter for their massive MMORTS, Novus AEterno. The devs were...

Awesome Upcoming Horror Games to Watch For in 2019

Even though Halloween isn't for several months, 2019 promises a full year of scares with these upcoming horror titles. Indie horror has taken a...

10 Lumps of Indie Games Coal for Your Christmas Stocking [Video]

With the 2018 Christmas season upon us it's time to wrap ourselves up warm, pour a hot cup of...something, and sit back with a...

Florence Shows How Wonderful A Relationship Can Be, Even When It’s Over

It seems almost defiling for a mobile game to so truthfully and efficiently boil a jumble of feelings so complex and revered as love...

Indiegogo’s New Video Game Category is a Mess

Within the last few months, Indiegogo performed some housekeeping. It’s hard to put an exact date on when since they made these changes with...

5 Years and 5,000 Stories

This here post marks the 5,000th story published on Cliqist. To the casual reader that's not necessarily a big deal, but to me it's...

Game of the Month: March 2018 – Into the Breach

Monsters, mechs, and mayhem, oh my! It’s time once again to kick off our Game of the Month coverage and this month we’ve selected...

The History of Indie Games – Part 3: Evolution

Time never stops and neither does our look into the history of indie games. This week we've finally got past the awkward early years...

The History of Indie Games: Part 5 – A Humble Home

Hello and welcome once again to the history of indie games. Last time we were examining the preliminary explosion in indie gaming that laid...

Will 2018 Be the Year of Indiegogo?

For video game crowdfunding, you can do a lot better than Indiegogo. In fact, Indiegogo might be the worst option available. Between a laissez-faire...

EuroGame Roadtrip: An Interview with Hutch

As part of our spotlight on the booming UK indie gaming scene, we're talking to talent across the nation. First up, located in London...
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Adapting Orwell in Animal Farm: The Game

George Orwell's 1945 classic Animal Farm was, the author said, the "first book in which I tried, with full consciousness of what I was...
Eagle Island Interview

Nick Gregory Discusses Promising Platformer Eagle Island

Eagle Island is an upcoming roguelike platformer from Pixel Nicks. It’s about a boy and his owl exploring an island to try to rescue...

Creating Competition: An Interview with Treadnauts Developer Topstitch Games

Topstitch Games is a relatively new studio, but looking at their first game, Treadnauts, you'd have a hard time telling. In this interview, we look at how...