Aftertile

Ghostly Kawaii Float-vania Aftertile is Deathly Adorable

The Japanese concept of Kawaii derives from the phrase kao hayushi, which roughly translates as 'face aglow'. Blushing, rosy cheeks might not be something...

One For the Fans: Darkest Dungeon’s Shieldbreaker DLC

Since first releasing in early access two-and-a-half years ago, Darkest Dungeon has had a memorable journey. Development ran the gamut of reactions, from high...

There’s Empires in Ruins, and It’s Probably Your Fault

There really aren't enough indie fantasy games that let you play as a total bastard. Ok, so there's Antihero, where you play a morally...

The Beauty of Raji: An Ancient Epic’s India Inspired Mythology

Games and mythology have long had a close relationship. Alive with betrayal, magic, gods and heroes as they are, there's a lot to draw...

The Games of Double Fine’s Day of the Devs 2017

Double Fine’s annual Day of the Dev event, designed to showcase the hottest and most underrated indie games, is set for 2017. Totally free...

Massive Galaxy’s Retro Futurism is a Welcome Flashback

If Roy Batty had watched those C-beams glitter by the Tannhäuser Gate through eyes hastily scrapped together from old Sega Genesis parts, his dying...

Kickstarter Game of the Week: Du Lac & Fey: Dance of...

Salix Games is resurrecting Arthurian legends, knight Sir Lancelot Du Lac and sorceress Morgana Le Fey in their new narrative adventure. Du Lac &...

Life is Strange: Before the Storm – A Chat w/ Katy...

Episode 1 of Life Is Strange: Before the Storm was a blast - thanks to Steph Gingrich's DM skills, giving Callamastia (Chloe) and Elamon (Mikey)...

Fell Seal: Arbiter’s Mark Takes Idle Animations (and Backers) Seriously

When 6 Eyes Studio began developing their new tactical JRPG, they wanted to recreate some of their favorite classic games. To that end, Fell...

Jennifer Wilde Isn’t Your Typical Comic Book Adventure

1921 Paris is a connotatively loaded setting for the Kickstarter funded Jennifer Wilde. Societal disillusionment and post-modernism inspired many artistic expats in Paris. This game,...

Kholat & Adapting Real-Life Events into Horror Games

Kholat is a hell of a game, for better or worse. It tries to do a lot of things, but it doesn’t juggle it...
Sociable Soccer

Sociable Soccer Enters Pre-Season Stronger Than Ever

After a fairly dismal Kickstarter attempt in November 2015 there was more bad news for the developers of Sociable Soccer when its October 12th...

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...

Split Your Party to Squash Foes in Hyakki Castle

Dungeon crawling is stressful work. A team of warriors assembles and explores an unmapped labyrinth where any dark corridor could be their last. So...

The 10 Best Indie Horror Games of 2017

What is horror? A miserable pile of secrets? Baby don’t hurt me? How'd girl get pregnant? For 25 years I’ve walked or crawled on Earth,...

Tooth And Tail’s Simple Story of Deceptive Implication

Studios of all sizes have released droves of innovative titles this year. Well into its twilight it continues to bring us notable games and...