indie games

ANDROID

Indie Smash Hit “The Escapists” coming soon to iOS and Android

Press release. UK – 27th February 2016 – Award-winning games label Team17 and indie dev Mouldy Toof have issued a warning to all inmates. Having already sold over 1.8 million copies, the indie smash hit of 2015 The Escapists, is heading to iOS and Android on the 2nd March. The award-winning sandbox prison-escape game features 6 uniquely themed prisons to… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

ANDROID

Legends of Callasia will be available on Android phones today

I (Robin Ek, TGG) have some very good news for all you Android users out there, because I was just informed by Boomzap Entertainment that their turn-based fantasy world/conquest strategy game “Legends of Callasia” will be available on Android phones today: “Hi Robin, It’s me again with another Legends of Callasia update. Just dropping a quick note that we’ve opened it… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

Axiom Verge

BadLand Games signs Thomas Happ Games to publish Axiom Verge as a boxed release

Axiom Verge: Multiverse Edition available for PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita and Wii U. Press release: MADRID — Feb. 23, 2017 — BadLand Games and Thomas Happ Games are proud to announce that the award-winning, Metroidvania-inspired Axiom Verge will be making its way to physical retail as the Multiverse Edition for PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, and Wii U. Get ready to… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

Apocalypse Survival Simulation

Suncrash announces the Alpha 11 update for “Judgment: Apocalypse Survival Simulation”

Press release: Suncrash announces a new big update coming for Judgment: Apocalypse Survival Simulation. Alpha 11 will improve its tactical combat among other new features and mechanics. What would you do if Hell opens its doors? Will you survive the Apocalypse? Suncrash announces today that there is a new big update coming for Judgment: Apocalypse Survival Simulation, the colony simulation… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

Apocalypse Survival Simulation

Judgment: Apocalypse Survival Simulation announces Alpha 11

Press release: Suncrash announces a new big update coming for Judgment: Apocalypse Survival Simulation. Alpha 11 will improve its tactical combat among other new features and mechanics. What would you do if Hell opens its doors? Will you survive the Apocalypse? Suncrash announces today that there is a new big update coming for Judgment: Apocalypse Survival Simulation, the colony simulation… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

Chilled Mouse LTD

Chime Sharp PS4 review – Move aside Tetris, Chime Sharp is here!

You know, ever since I was a small child, I’ve always had an affiliation Tetris blocks. So I’ve spent hours navigating them, clearing lines and humming the tune as I rack up countless points. However, after a decade or so it gets a bit stale, even Tiny Towers didn’t hold my attention for long. I mean, don’t get me wrong… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

indie games

Riptide GP: Renegade is now available on Xbox One and Windows 10

Press release: (San Francisco, CA) – February 24, 2017 — Independent developer Vector Unit, today announced Riptide GP: Renegade is now live for Xbox One and Windows 10. Vector Unit previously launched Riptide GP: Renegade on PS4, Steam, and mobile devices. The Xbox One and Windows 10 release is an Xbox Play Anywhere title, which means cross play multiplayer, synced… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

indie games

“Switch – or die trying” reveals developer commentary video

Press release: Indian game development studio Threye Interactive today published a developer commentary video for their upcoming 2D puzzle platformer Switch – or die trying, releasing on Steam for PC on March 7th and on Xbox One in the coming months. Throughout the video the team briefly introduces the narrative and showcases in more detail the main mechanics, including the… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

FPS games

The FPS Sci-fi space survival game “Hellion”will be released today via Steam Early Access

Press release: February 24th 2017 – Independent developer Zero Gravity today at 6pm GMT launches their debut first-person space survival multiplayer title Hellion on Steam Early Access for $24.99/£18.99/€22.99. In the Hellion solar system, all in-game objects from planets and moons to ships and stations abide by Newtonian physics and full orbital mechanics. Players have to survive in the most… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

Genesis Alpha One

“Genesis Alpha One” joins Team 17’s games label

Press release: UK – 24th February 2017, 3pm CET – Award-winning veteran games developer and international games label Team17 has today announced its partnership with Freiburg, Germany-based independent developer Radiation Blue to publish Genesis Alpha One, a stunning new sci-fi game powered by Unreal Engine 4 and combining a unique mix of roguelike, FPS, base building and survival elements on… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

htc vive

The Musical VR Experience “Seabed Prelude” is now available on Oculus and HTC

Captain a Bathyscaphe into the Deep to clear the Ancient Tracks Between Forgotten Cities. Press release: Warsaw, Poland — February 24, 2017 — MythicOwl today announced that its musical VR adventure, Seabed Prelude, is now available for Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. Featuring a beautifully immersive underwater world, Seabed Prelude takes you on a journey through a post-apocalyptic seascape where… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

DotEmu

Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap let’s you switch from HD to 8-bit anytime, anywhere

Press release: Paris, France – February 24, 2017 – DotEmu, developer and publisher specializing in modern releases of beloved retro games, and Lizardcube, are thrilled to reveal an exciting new feature in our Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap remake: the “Retro” Feature. Whether you’re a purist touting the idea that “it was better in the old days” or a futurist… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

indie games

The Viking strategy game “Northgard” is now available via Steam early access

Critically Acclaimed Game Studio Shiro Games Announces Viking strategy game “Northgard” releases today on Steam Early Access. Press release: Bordeaux – 22nd of February – The new Viking strategy game “Northgard” will be available today on Steam Early Access for $19.99, bringing a unique mix of exploration, village building and combat heavily infused with Norse mythology. Being developed by popular… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

Burning Arrow

“The Other 99” gets a new update that brings improved performance and much more

Major update for first person action survival horror “The Other 99” developed by independent games studio Burning Arrow, now available on Steam Early Access. Press release: Lonely Island, February 22, 2017 – Independent video games publisher Deck 13 and games development studio Burning Arrow announced today the availability of a brand-new update for ‘The Other 99’ that brings multiple improvements… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!