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...
Donut County

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....

Fallout Modders Do What Bethesdon’t

There’s no debating that Bethesda has drastically altered the Fallout franchise. It was once a series dedicated to player choice, narrative, and a condemnation...
Dusk - Artwork

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...

Marlowe Dobbe on the Art of Dicey Dungeons

Popping with color, Dicey Dungeons caught the attention of players at the IndieCade showcase during E3 2019.   Developed by designer Terry Cavanagh (Super Hexagon), musician...

13 Lessons : The Kickstarter Story of Eon Break

Can you guess how many heroic stories are yet untold? I bet that you’ve heard about Nikola Tesla. He was an extraordinary person: scientist, inventor,...

The Game Developer Jailed for Child Porn and Murdering his Daughter

For some of us, video games are little more than a distraction. For others, they represent something so much more. From game developers, to...

The History of Indie Games – Part 3: Evolution

Time never stops and neither does our look into the history of indie games. This week we've finally got past the awkward early years...