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She Remembered Caterpillars Is Perfectly Precious

She Remembered Caterpillars Is Perfectly Precious

In a world filled with information overload and digital noise from every direction, She Remembered Caterpillars is a tranquil puzzle game that will test your brainpower while still soothing the
Talking To The Composer Behind Night In The Woods

Talking To The Composer Behind Night In The Woods

In development for over three and a half years, Night in the Woods came out last week and has been making waves with its unique art style and intimate take on daily life in a small, stagnant town. The
A Very Pretty Cyberpunk Video Game

A Very Pretty Cyberpunk Video Game

We wrote about The Last Night back in 2014, when it was a very small but good-looking cyberpunk game. Now, in 2017, it’s back, and is looking incredible. Read more...
Ooblets Is About Farming And Collecting Cute Animals

Ooblets Is About Farming And Collecting Cute Animals

I don’t normally like “Game is like Game” comparisons, but when you can say “Ooblets is like Harvest Moon and Pokemon and Animal Crossing”, it really helps get a point across. Read more...
Welcome To The Spooky-Ass Park Information Center

Welcome To The Spooky-Ass Park Information Center

Unforeseen Incidents is an adventure game being worked on by a small team in Germany. As is a must for 2D adventure games, it has some very nice art. Read more...
A Game About Houses Of Cards, Without Any Politics

A Game About Houses Of Cards, Without Any Politics

This is Where Cards Fall, “a coming of age story where you build houses of cards to move through imaginative puzzles and bring vivid memories of adolescence to life”. It’ll be out on iOS, Mac and PC
The Gardens Between Looks Just Lovely

The Gardens Between Looks Just Lovely

The Gardens Between is “an adventure puzzle game about friendship, what it means to grow up, what must be let go what should never be left behind”. It’ll be out on PC and Mac later this year. Read
Genital Jousting, a game that succinctly explains itself, just released its “Date Night Update” [NSF

Genital Jousting, a game that succinctly explains itself, just released its “Date Night Update” [NSF

Genital Jousting, a game that succinctly explains itself, just released its “Date Night Update” [NSFW]. It added new two-player modes, involving picnics and walking dogs and other date night
A Game Where Everyone You're Trying To Kill Is Invisible

A Game Where Everyone You're Trying To Kill Is Invisible

Invisigun Heroes is very similar to Bomberman. Only there’s more shooting. Oh, and everyone is invisible. Read more...
Vidar, an RPG puzzler where everyone dies, went into early access today on Steam.

Vidar, an RPG puzzler where everyone dies, went into early access today on Steam.

Vidar, an RPG puzzler where everyone dies, went into early access today on Steam. In September, we profiled its developer, a lawyer who quit his job to make the game. Read more...
UnDungeon Takes A Jackhammer To Late 90s Role-Playing Games

UnDungeon Takes A Jackhammer To Late 90s Role-Playing Games

Take the alien aesthetic of Independence Day and set it to Massive Attack’s Mezzanine and you’ll have something in the neighborhood of a roguelike RPG being developed by a small German studio called
Hand-Drawn Indie Game Gorogoa Gets A Beautiful New Trailer

Hand-Drawn Indie Game Gorogoa Gets A Beautiful New Trailer

Jason Roberts’ game Gorogoa has been teasing players with the promise of its trippy visual puzzles for almost five years now. With a new reveal trailer and a planned release for spring of 2017, the
Game Developers Mourn Sudden Passing Of Ex-Harmonix Dev Roger Hanna Morash

Game Developers Mourn Sudden Passing Of Ex-Harmonix Dev Roger Hanna Morash

Roger Hanna Morash was an indie game developer who used to work at Harmonix. Among other things, he was code lead on Amplitude and one of the minds behind brain-bending platformer Shard. Yesterday,
Half of Rain World’s two-man development team took to Sony’s PlayStation Blog today to talk more abo

Half of Rain World’s two-man development team took to Sony’s PlayStation Blog today to talk more abo

Half of Rain World’s two-man development team took to Sony’s PlayStation Blog today to talk more about the game. Joar Jakobsson describes the once industrial landscape battered into grimy disrepair by
Tiny Heist Breaks Down Stealth Games

Tiny Heist Breaks Down Stealth Games

Tiny Heist, by Terry Cavanagh (VVVVVV, Super Hexagon) is a simple but addictive little stealth game which takes some of the genre’s most established ideas and whittles them down into what feels like
Adventure Game Rime Now Coming To PS4, Xbox, PC and Switch

Adventure Game Rime Now Coming To PS4, Xbox, PC and Switch

Action-puzzle game Rime was today re-revealed for the PS4, Xbox One, PC and Switch after over a year of silence from developer Tequila Works. Rime, slated for May, was previously a PS4 exclusive. Read
We wrote about the Earthbound-ish Omori a bit in 2014.

We wrote about the Earthbound-ish Omori a bit in 2014.

We wrote about the Earthbound-ish Omori a bit in 2014. Some technical mishaps have caused delays in the game’s development since then, but work continues, and here’s a fresh 2017 trailer showing how
A Horror Game About Working In An Office

A Horror Game About Working In An Office

As though the drudgery of ties, bad coffee and TV talk wasn’t horrific enough, here’s Yuppie Psycho, a game about actual horrors taking place in an office. Read more...
The Little Acre, a hand-drawn adventure game set in Ireland in the 1950s, was released today on Stea

The Little Acre, a hand-drawn adventure game set in Ireland in the 1950s, was released today on Stea

The Little Acre, a hand-drawn adventure game set in Ireland in the 1950s, was released today on Steam and GoG. Read more...
Shadow Tactics Is A Stealth Renaissance

Shadow Tactics Is A Stealth Renaissance

Commandos was a very good video game. It’s also a kind of game that we haven’t seen much of since, so it’s nice to see Shadow Tactics step in and deliver us a similar kind of experience. Well, as