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Get Radical With Power Hover's Robots On Hoverboards The future may be a decayed wasteland, devoid of all life as the world steadily crumbles into ruin, but you're a robot with a sweet hoverboard with no one to get in your way in Power Hover, so I don't see what's not to like about this timeline. Even in a future of robots, someone still fel[...]
Posted on 16 January 2017 | 8:00 pm
Screenshot Saturday Highlights - January 14th, 2017 From the deadly skies above to the shifting desert sands below, the games this Screenshot Saturday cover a varied spectrum of worlds and genres. Celestial BreachDark Nebulae | PC | $9.99 (Early Access) Fierce futuristic dogfights take place over sprawling landscapes in Celestial Breach. Arm[...]
Posted on 15 January 2017 | 8:05 pm
Rise & Shine - More Like "Die & Rage" At first glance, nothing about Super Mega Team's Rise & Shine feels quite right. You've got a child as protagonist, but gratuitous amounts of gore turn this into something decidedly kid-unfriendly. There are a lot of tongue-in-cheek references to other games and visual gags to be found, yet t[...]
Posted on 13 January 2017 | 12:15 pm
Sylvio Brings Ghostly Voices To Consoles To Scary Up your Friday The 13th Friday the 13th might not seem super spooky in January, but developer Stroboskop is looking to give you a bit of a fright with the console release of Sylvio, the horror game where you go around recording ghost voices, hearing the eerie last words of the phantoms that haunt an abandoned family park[...]
Posted on 13 January 2017 | 12:00 pm
Blazing a Saudi Arabian Game Development Path with Shout of SurvivalHako Games is a Saudi Arabian development studio founded by graphic designer Ahmad Alhaddad and programmer Abdullah Konash. They have a third member now, Maan Ashgar, and together they are working on finishing Shout of Survival, a 2v2 multiplayer game about monsters trying to find their human prey b[...]
Posted on 13 January 2017 | 1:15 am
Milkmaid Of The Milky Way - A Point & Clicker Entirely Written In Rhyme Milkmaid of the Milky Way evokes a nursery rhyme feel with its writing, telling a story (entirely in rhyme) of a milk maid from the 1920's who aspires to a little bit more. Luckily, an alien ship is just about to shake up her life in exciting new ways. All of the writing in Milkmaid of the[...]
Posted on 12 January 2017 | 11:30 am
Enact Cold Vengeance On Ninjas, Robots, And... Evil Canadians? A tribute to late-90s low-poly games, Cold Vengeance pits you against the evil Ninja Empire and the ghastly National Hell Party. Playing as Sgt. Jon Dagger, a lone soldier with a the consciousness of a deceased soviet engineer living inside his brain, you blast your way through the ruins of Americ[...]
Posted on 11 January 2017 | 12:53 pm
Fight against the forces of hell in The Game Kitchen's action-platformer Blasphemous The Game Kitchen's Last Door series was a surprisingly atmospheric work of lovecraftian fiction and bleak point-n-click puzzles. In many ways, Blasphemous' side-scrolling action seems like a major departure from that slow subdued series, but detailed pixel art and unsettling nightmarish horrors sug[...]
Posted on 10 January 2017 | 2:01 pm
Don't Chat With Strangers Involves Murderous Ghosts In Online Chat Rooms The puzzles of Don't Chat With Strangers start off simply enough. You're in your room, typing to a woman you just met in an online chat room. She's not entirely what she seems to be, though, and a few poorly-chosen phrases and actions will be all it takes to bring yourself to a gory, supernatural [...]
Posted on 10 January 2017 | 11:30 am
2017 Independent Games Festival announces Main Competition finalistsThe finalists for the Independent Games Festival (IGF) have been revealed for the esteemed 19th annual awards, which honor the most influential, innovate and acclaimed projects in independent game development. The ceremony, taking place on March 1, 2017 during the Game Developers Conference, will b[...]
Posted on 9 January 2017 | 12:32 pm
Leaving LyndowA short, first-person exploration adventure game, set in the Eastshade universe.[...]
Posted on 17 January 2017 | 8:26 am
These Are The 2017 IGF NomineesThe Independent Games Festival reveals its main competition nominees[...]
Posted on 16 January 2017 | 1:29 am
Forsaken: Year OneRebuild civilisation after the apocalypse[...]
Posted on 9 January 2017 | 1:00 am
Crisis ResponseCommand a tactical response team with different items and abilities[...]
Posted on 8 January 2017 | 6:00 pm
Night LightsPuzzle platformer launches its Indiegogo campaign[...]
Posted on 7 January 2017 | 5:00 pm
Guts and GloryCheck out the survival racer's level editor[...]
Posted on 7 January 2017 | 1:00 am
Twist of DestinyPlayable demo for the turn-based RPG released[...]
Posted on 6 January 2017 | 5:00 pm
Stardrift NomadsTwin-stick shooter is looking for closed beta testers[...]
Posted on 6 January 2017 | 1:00 am
Totem TellerIn-depth 2016 development retrospective[...]
Posted on 5 January 2017 | 5:00 pm
Gunnhildr DemoPlayable demo of the nordic FPS rogue-lite released[...]
Posted on 4 January 2017 | 11:31 pm
 
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IGM at EGX 2015: YIIK – A Postmodern RPG
Anyone who knows me knows that I’m a massive JRPG fan, and Persona 4 Golden is without doubt one of my favorite games, ever. In fact, there have been a couple of hypothetical discussions in which myself and Connor Selinske end up fighting to the death to prove our love for Persona, and it&rsqu[...]
Posted on 30 September 2015 | 8:00 pm
Ninja Pizza Girl Review – A Future Story About Pizza, Teenage Ninjas, and Bullies
Ninja Pizza Girl is a platformer and time-trial racer developed by Disparity Games. It follows the story of a teenage girl, Gemma, who runs her father’s pizzas to people all over her city. Her father’s pizzeria promises to deliver each pizza hot and fresh, so the race against the clock i[...]
Posted on 30 September 2015 | 6:00 pm
Escape a Wealthy Family’s Horror Trap in Rothschild: The Sheep Will Wake
A wealthy family controls the world, and has created a trap to keep away whoever tries to uncover the truth about any of its members. This may sound like a part of a conspiracy theory, but it’s the main plot of Loudpak Studio’s new game Rothschild: The Sheep Will Wake. The studio has bee[...]
Posted on 30 September 2015 | 4:00 pm
Gamers Assemble for a Good Cause with Greenheart Games
Due to the crises in the Middle East, millions of people have been forced to leave their homes, and many have fled their home countries to seek asylum in Europe. Nearly a third of the refugees who have fled to Europe have left because of the conflict in Syria. This is the biggest refugee crises [&he[...]
Posted on 30 September 2015 | 2:00 pm
Experience Solid Engineering and Crazy Air Tricks in Bridge Constructor Stunts
For anyone who has ever tried one of those bridge-constructi​ng games and utterly failed over and over again, ClockStone Software has the answer. In Bridge Constructor Stunts, the player acts both as an engineer and stuntman in flashier, rather than practical, creations. The mobile game expands [...]
Posted on 30 September 2015 | 12:00 pm