indie games

Adam Wolfe

Adam Wolfe PC review – A decent puzzle point-and-click adventure game

It is a cold night in San Francisco. The whole city is sleeping soundly. Well, okay, almost the whole city is sleeping. You see, Adam Wolfe (a private detective) is chasing his target through the dark night. The chase takes Adam into the sewers of San Francisco, where the true nature of the man who he chased also comes clear… and… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

adventure games

Early gameplay footage has been revealed of Saint Kotar!

Press release: March 24, 2017 – Pula, Croatia (EU) – Saint Kotar was announced last year in June as a 2D point and click adventure game in development. Recently, after investing many months testing and brainstorming, we’ve finally decided that the game is going to be a 2.5D game. To avoid any misunderstandings how’s this decision going to impact the… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

Battle Princess Madelyn

Battle Princess Madelyn PC-preview – A first look at Causal Bit Games crazy good action/adventure arcade game

It’s been many, many years since the last time I stumble up on a game such as “Battle Princess Madelyn”. You see, I grew up playing games like “Wonder Boy 3“, “Ghouls ‘n Ghosts” and “Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse”. My point would be that Causal Bit Games sure hit the jackpot with their own action/adventure arcade game (and… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

Cavalier Game Studios

The Sexy Brutale has unveiled a brand-new trailer

Today is a very good day, because not only is it Friday, but also because Tequila Works just informed me (Robin Ek, TGG) that there is now a brand-new trailer for “The Sexy Brutale“: “Good evening ladies and gentlemen, As the release date of The Sexy Brutale approaches, we unveil a new trailer from the The Sexy Brutale Character Series. In… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

The 2D side-scrolling ARPG “The Untold World” is coming soon to Steam

I (Robin Ek, TGG) was just contacted by Black Shell Media, and they presented to me Sollysoft’s (they are a Hong Kong based indie games studio) upcoming and rather promising 2D side-scrolling ARPG “The Untold World” (for Windows and MAC). Anyways, this is what Black Shell Media told us (TGG): “We would like to introduce to you The Untold World (TUW) which features real-time gameplay combined… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

Digital Extremes

Digital Extremes celebrates Warframe’s four-year milestone!

Octavia’s Anthem Strikes a Musical Chord to the Tune of 30 Million-Plus Registered Users. Press release: LONDON, ON – March 24, 2017 – Independent developer and publisher Digital Extremes is proud to announce the first major Warframe® update of 2017, Octavia’s Anthem, marks the game’s four-year anniversary. Once an experimental PC Beta in 2013’s volatile market, the free-to-play, cooperative online… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

clone drone in the danger zone

Clone Drone in the Danger Zone PC giveaway – Six Steam keys for six lucky winners

It’s been about a month since we wrote about Doborog Games third-person sword fighter game “Clone Drone in the Danger Zone“, and since the Steam release took place just recently (which it did on the 16th of March) I (Robin Ek, TGG) thought that it would be a good idea to do a giveaway for the game. Well, guess what? The… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

The indie shmup “Super Hydorah” is set for a release to the Xbox One this spring

Press release: Abylight and Locomalito choose Xbox One as their release platform after the success of Cursed Castilla in the Microsoft consoles. The time to face the menace that threatens the galaxy in Super Hydorah is approaching. Abylight and Locomalito announce from their headquarters the first launch platform for their expected shoot’em up. Super Hydorah will come first to Xbox… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

Anoxemia

Anoxemia releases digitally on March 28th for PS4 and Xbox One

Press release: The 2D underwater, story-driven exploration game ANOXEMIA releases digitally on March 28th for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. About Anoxemia: The world slowly recovers from a devastating war fought in the distant past. Play as Dr. Bailey, a scientist tasked with collecting samples from a dangerous underwater region covered in acid. The mission is difficult enough – but… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

DotEmu

Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap – Introducing Wonder Boy… and Wonder Girl!

Press release: Paris, France – March 23, 2017 – DotEmu, developer and publisher specializing in modern releases of beloved retro games, and Lizardcube, are thrilled to unveil today a brand-new character for Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap. Over the past few months we’ve showcased the various half-animal, playable characters, along with the popular Retro Feature and now it’s time to… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

Rocket League’s “Dropshot” update will be available today

Press release: SAN DIEGO, CA – March 22, 2017 – Independent video game developer and publisher, Psyonix, creators of the sports-action hit Rocket League®, announced that its new update including the FREE new Dropshot mode will be available for download later today beginning at 3pm PDT. In addition to the electrifying new mode, the update includes a variety of content… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

Combat platformer

“Talent not included “sets the stage for its Xbox One debut

Frima brings their cylinder-based action platformer to Xbox One fans on April 5th. Press release: Quebec – March 22nd, 2017 – Places, please! Frima, independent Canadian game developer, has announced today that Talent Not Included, their theatrical drama-filled action/combat platformer, will be released on Xbox One on April 5th. After launching to critical acclaim on PC via Steam last August,… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

egx rezzed

Sumo Digital has released a third “Snake Pass” developer diary video

Press release: Developer Sumo Digital have released the third video developer diary for Snake Pass titled “Natural Camouflage – Developing the Art Style.” In this developer diary the team discusses how Snake Pass developed from the initial Game Jam build to the beautiful tropical paradise, where players slither, curl and climb their way through increasingly challenging worlds. The Snake Pass… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

All Walls Must Fall

Tech-Noir tactics game “All Walls Must Fall” goes live on Kickstarter

Crowdfunding Campaign Seeks to Secure €15,000 Over The Next 28 Days. Press release: Berlin, Germany – March 22nd, 2017 – Independent developer, inbetweengames, today announced that the Kickstarter campaign for its tech-noir tactics game – All Walls Must Fall – has gone live, with the campaign set to run until Wednesday, 19th April. Scheduled for launch on PC, Mac and… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!