Grab Murder Mystery 2000:1: A Space Felony For Free This Week

To celebrate its release on Itch.io, developer National Insecurities invite players to grab a copy of the interstellar murder mystery game 2001:1 : A...

Meet the Peaceful Spirit Community of Tiny Echo

Might and Delight have made some wonderful, handcrafted games about the wilderness. Their Shelter series really captures the beautiful but brutal side of nature...

There’s No Rush To Play Gold Rush: The Game

Sometimes I wonder what life is like for people with actual, physically demanding jobs. Ha, just kidding. Even contemplating actual physical labor is enough...

Free Indie Games: Escaping Syria in Path Out

Another day, another think piece on why video games are important. I’ll spare you the usual long-winded explanation as to why gaming is an...

Seek Etyliv: Bare Bones Sophistication

I played the demo to Seek Etyliv in a tiny window floating at the centre of my screen. All play takes place in 3x3...

Kickstarter Game of the Week: My Uncle Merlin

Look, on one side you have your fantasy genre with wizards and dragons. On the opposite end you have sci fi space adventures full...

10 Kickstarter Games You Won’t Believe Weren’t Funded

Kickstarter just isn’t what it used to be. Not only are fewer people donating less money, but fewer game developers are launching quality campaigns....

Turn Based RPG Bonfire Reignites Roguelike Combat

Developer MoaCube describe Bonfire as a game that 'respects your time but hates your guts'. It's certainly an attention grabber, but I feel MoaCube...

Sense’s Aesthetic Attempts Both Cyberpunk and Fan-Service

Science-Fiction has yet to exhaust the cyberpunk space. The ongoing Kickstarter project Sense seeks to shine another neon light on the disparity between futuristic...

The Padre: Atone in the Dark

Developer Shotgun with Glitters describe The Padre as "a corrupted fairytale set in the 1910's". While a smattering of literary horror influences can be...

Anti-Coin Platformer Rising Dusk Knows Your Weakness

One of the Japanese demonology inspired Yokai you'll face in indie platformer Rising Dusk is the lizard-bird hybrid Kappa. The Kappa is an ancient...

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...

Get Lost at Sea With Town Builder Flotsam

It's a great time in gaming for feel-good Armageddon scenarios. The Cede Kickstarter launched recently, giving green-thumbed gamers the chance to bring beautiful blooms to...
Saint Kotar Game Concept

The Misery Tourism of Saint Kotor

I visited Croatia, where Saint Kotor is set, earlier this year. Saw some castles. Met some people. Drunk some beer. It was nice. I...

Plants vs. Everything in Combat Farming Game Cede

Post-apocalyptic worlds are gloomy places. I understand everything you've ever loved has been reduced to a puddle of goo, but maybe if you spent...

Macho Cat is the Pet Simulator from My Personal Hell

Cats are shit. Whereas dogs offer love and companionship, cats only produce scratches, fur balls, and misery. These are well-known, scientifically proven facts. Yet...