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Interview with Tom Cashman, Developer of Alchemic Cutie

Alchemic Cutie is an upcoming title centered around capturing and raising creatures known as jellies. It’s set on the colorful Wimba Island, with a...
"Achtung! Cthulhu Tactics" art that shows white sculptures of the main squad members.

Achtung! Cthulhu Tactics Review: Occult Strategy in World War II

Achtung! Cthulhu Tactics is like a stalemate between entertainment and a drag. It’s stimulating to plan out your next move. Unfortunately, waiting for your...
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Why Do We Enjoy Survival Games? [VIDEO]

Survival games have been experiencing a boom for at least a decade now. Since Minecraft came along and became the most popular thing since breathing, it...

Japanese Game Developers Kickstarter Struggles

The other day, Cliqist Editor-in-Chief and longtime table eater Greg Micek and I were discussing our Where Are They Now? on Keiji Inafune. He...

Diversifying Gaming: An Interview with London Gaymers

Diversity has always been a pivotal issue and conversation point in the gaming world and given the nature of games themselves, there should without...

‘The Dark Souls Of’ Needs To Stop

Back in 2011, Japanese development team FromSoftware (commonly referred to as ‘FromSoft’ for short) released their action-adventure RPG Dark Souls into the world as...

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...

GDC 2019: Othercide

A good tactics game is able to take the thinky pain of an RTS and match it with the palatability of a turn based...

Game Designer Connor Fallon Weighs the Costs of Changing Time in Elsinore

Described as a mix of Groundhog Day and Shakespeare, Elsinore is Golden Glitch Studios’ first game and a Kickstarter-funded project. It’s already won awards...

The Story of the American Game Developer Charged with Spying on Iran

1979 Revolution: Black Friday might be one of the ambitious games ever made, certainly the riskiest. It’s a game about the 1979 Iranian Revolution,...

Art of the Roguelike, and the Rogue-Lite Distinction

Over the last several years, the gaming subgenre known as the "roguelike" seems to be making quite the comeback. It's somewhat odd considering the...

Slasher Horror Dream: Getting to Know Puppet Combo

October is a month for all things spooky. With that in mind it's the perfect time to delve into solo developer Puppet Combo's back...
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Donut County Review: Small But Perfectly Formed

Donut County released on PlayStation, Steam, and iOS earlier this year. It has recently been ported to Xbox One and Switch, leaving players with no excuse not to...

LudoNarraCon: Digital Convention on Narrative Games Goes Live on Steam This Weekend

Check out a game convention from the comfort of your home this weekend with LudoNarraCon, presented by indie label Fellow Traveller. As indicated by...
This is the Long Dark. This is Wintermute.

This is the Long Dark. This is Wintermute.

Wintermute is Gary Paulsen’s Hatchet in a Cormac McCarthy universe. It’s Yevtushenko's "People", read to an audience of frozen corpses. The story is a...

Death’s Gambit Review: That Which Won’t Die

Developed by White Rabbit and produced by Adult Swim Games, Death’s Gambit is one undead’s journey across a war-ravaged land as Death’s soldier of retribution....