Die Gute Fabrik Talks Mutazione at LudoNarraCon

After appearing at PAX East and Day of the Devs during GDC, mutant soap opera Mutazione will be one of over 20 games exhibited...

Degrees of Separation Review: A Pretty Puzzler That Brings The Heat (And The Cold)

Degrees of Separation is a co-operative game that centers around the concept of opposites and how harmony can only be achieved through working together,...

CardLife Dev Andy Griffiths on Griefing, Communities, & Fluid Development

At this years EGX, we sat down to talk to Andy Griffiths from Freejam Games, currently working on CardLife. The game has just launched on Steam. In the lead...

2017: The Year of the 3D Platformer

Change is in the air, readers. Leaves are beginning to fall from trees, leaving piles of amber plant matter everywhere. Soon the bare branches...

E3 IndieCade 2019: Bringing Developers & Gamers Together

Entering its 25th year, E3 2019 featured massive AAA demos, displays, and reveals. Square Enix’s demonstration booth for Final Fantasy VII Remake featured a...
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Dusk Review: Gibs and Gore Galore

Dusk is a game that revels in violence as though it was actually from the era whose graphical style it apes. If there's anything...
"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...

Defining Indie Games and their History at IndieCade

Besides showcasing new games, this year’s IndieCade proved to be a time for looking back on the festival and indie games in general. On...

Claire Hummel Talks About Art Directing for In the Valley of Gods

Between her costume designs for BioShock Infinite and her historical Disney series, Claire Hummel is a prolific artist with an intricate and elegant style....

EuroGame Roadtrip: Nuclear Throne Sound Maestro Joonas Turner

From London, we take our gaming roadtrip up and across to Finland next, to interview Joonas Turner. He is part of the team behind...

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...
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Spooky Doorway Discusses The Darkside Detective: Season 2

After covering the Kickstarter for The Darkside Detective: Season 2, Cliqist followed up with the project’s Ireland-based developer, Spooky Doorway, for an email interview. As...

Interview With Dead End Job Developer Tony Gowland

Dead End Job is one of this year’s most promising games. It is a procedurally generated twin-stick shooter that puts you in the shoes of...

Life is Strange 2 Rules Review: Character Building in Beaver Creek

The second episode of Life is Strange 2, Rules, slowed things down. This episode didn’t cram quite as much into its running time as the...

Note From the Editor: Announcing Cliqist’s New Editor in Chief

When my future baby-momma was pregnant with our first child she asked me when I was going to tell my dad about our upcoming...

Am I a Monster for Disliking Coffee Talk’s Hands-Off Approach? [VIDEO]

Created by Toge Productions, Coffee Talk is essentially a visual novel in which you play a barista and owner of your own coffee shop....