Ren Hu: An Old-School Strategic Brawler

Everything about Ren Hu: Rebel Yell, from the “bitstream” art style to the cheesy guitar music, screams throwback. "Throwback" games certainly aren’t for everyone,...

Road to E3: The Dramatic Evolution of Nidhogg 2

Nidhogg is a game lauded for its simplicity. You play a mess o’ pixels, run to one side of the screen, fight another stack...

Undertale PS4 Release Shows Physical Collecting Isn’t Dead

“Digital games killed the gaming store.” The idea that digital downloads of video games would obliterate physical games has been around for as long...

Diving Deep into GLITCHED

The list of Earthbound inspired games is growing, with En House Studios continuing the trend with fourth wall breaking, existentially themed GLITCHED. In GLITCHED, the...

Kickstarter Game of the Week: Harold Halibut

Technology has come a long way, to the point that graphics that would have been impossible to fathom 10 years ago are now the...

Unimatrix Productions And the Evolution of Text Adventuring

This may be hard for some to remember, but back in the day games had to rely on their stories and mechanics over cutting-edge...

Kickstarter Game of the Week: Lona: Realm of Colors

Art is an expression of humanity. It allows us to convey experiences and emotions that transcend traditional barriers. While games aren’t always recognized as...

At Home in Home Sweet Home

It’s October again, and thus it's the season of spooky things. It only makes sense to play the scariest games out there to celebrate...

Kickstarter Game of the Week: Shadow’s Kiss

Vampires, much like any good horror icon, never die off completely. Even after the Twilight series earned them some bad press, people are still...

CDF Starfighter Looks Like An Amazing Space Shooter, So Why is...

The Kickstarter page for space combat simulator CDF Starfighter shows off some impressive screenshots, some even more impressive gameplay videos and comes from a...
The Ballad Singer by Curtel Games

Kickstarter Game of the Week: The Ballad Singer

Typically the visual novel genre conjures images of dating sims and anime, but some developers are working to change that. Italian Developer, Curtel Games...

Download Your Perfect Doki Doki Literature Club Girlfriend with Monika After...

The sleeper hit 'Doki Doki Literature' has received new content in the form of a community-driven mod, 'Monika After Story'. Download your perfect girlfriend today!

The New 8-Bit Heroes: The Difficulty of Realizing Childhood Dreams

Remember back when you were a kid and you believed that when you grew up you could do anything? Think back on all the...

Seattle-Based Indies Tackle Game-in-a-Week Challenge

Some time ago, I attended an event called "Show and Tell". Hosted by the organization "Seattle Indies", Show and Tell serves as a place...
Darkest Dungeon is a Kickstarter funded RPG that was just released to Steam Early Access.

The Psychological Horrors of Darkest Dungeon

Darkest Dungeon lives up to its name: it’s dark, and not simply in traditional dungeon crawler ways. Red Hook Studios’ turn-based role playing game...

The Unique Motivation of Forsaken Castle’s Metroidvania Protagonist

Brothers Clint and Lance Trahan have come to crowdfunding hoping to bypass the traditional publishing gatekeepers. Their vision for an SNES inspired pixel art adventure,...