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Zero Reflex : Black Eye Edition (PC) [Online Game Code]

buy now $1.59 Psychedelic action evader – you’ve been warned! Zero Reflex : Black Eye Edition is a psychedelic fast-paced game. The aim is simple: you have 30 seconds to avoid deadly projectiles from a sadistic eyeball. EYE will do everything to kill you, and it includes rockets, shurikens, giant snakes, robotic tentacles and more! Surviving brings you to the next …

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Gamasutra: Simon Carless’s Blog – Video Game Deep Cuts: The Prison Of The Night Trap Kickmen

The following blog post, unless otherwise noted, was written by a member of Gamasutra’s community.The thoughts and opinions expressed are those of the writer and not Gamasutra or its parent company.   [Video Game Deep Cuts is a weekly newsletter from curator/video game industry veteran Simon Carless, rounding up the best longread & standout articles & videos about games, every weekend. This week’s …

Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles

In Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles, possibilities are almost endless and overwhelming, at first. Your main objective will be to explore this vast world and purge the evil murk that plagues the world. As long as you don’t get distracted by hoarding materials for crafts, discovering all sorts of wildlife, and visiting bustling communities. The amount of activities presented in …

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Lessons learned from making 100 games in five years

Developer James Earl Cox has recently completed his 100 Games in 5 Years project, having wrapped up development of his taxing, rewarding journey with a cute game about a kitten in a blanket that likes to meow about things. Games about the horrors of war. Games about the horrors of getting caught watching porn. Games about racing fishmen, the well-mannered homeless, cows, sacred snails. Games …

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Spelunker Spike [Download]

buy now $0.00 Spike was a happy and mean slime with spikes. He wanted to become rich and famous but he only got famous through this game.Spike is trapped in a cave surrounded by rolling stones! Help him to survive as long as possible! System Requirements: Processor:   An Intel Pentium 4 processor or later that’s SSE2 capable RAM:   512MB of …

The 2018 Independent Games Festival submissions are now open!

Submissions are now officially open for the 2018 Independent Games Festival, the signature competition for indie games, to be held for its 20th year during GDC 2018 in San Francisco next March. The deadline for all submissions to the IGF this year will be October 2nd, with finalists announced in early January 2018. Finalists’ games will once again be playable …

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Game Design Deep Dive: Building truly cooperative play in Overcooked

Game Design Deep Dive is an ongoing Gamasutra series with the goal of shedding light on specific design features or mechanics within a video game, in order to show how seemingly simple, fundamental design decisions aren’t really that simple at all. Check out earlier installments on the the action-based RPG battles in Undertale, situational awareness and player frustration in GRIP, and the capital ship invasions in Dead Star. Also, dig into …

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Gamasutra: Catherine Levesque’s Blog – How to license music the indie way

The following blog post, unless otherwise noted, was written by a member of Gamasutra’s community.The thoughts and opinions expressed are those of the writer and not Gamasutra or its parent company.   When I started thinking about Bollywood Wannabe, one of my first concerns was the music. I needed songs that could, when mixed with the appropriate visual and gameplay, …

Indie Arena Booth 2017 Announces Gamescom Line-Up

Desktop Freeware Pick: Tsunami Cruiser (Boris van Schooten)-October 1, 2014 12:00 PM Let’s Play Mini Metro, a puzzle game about public transport-September 23, 2014 4:28 AM Boson X reaches critical velocity on Steam-September 17, 2014 3:01 AM The Masterplan will make you really good at stealing things-September 15, 2014 8:43 AM Altitude0 soars onto Steam Early Access-September 10, 2014 8:24 …

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Death Squared [Online Game Code]

buy now $14.99 Does anyone actually read these descriptions? They do? And there’s someone reading right now? Well, in that case: [b]Death Squared[/b] is a cooperative puzzle game for 1, 2 or 4 players, best enjoyed with loved ones who don’t mind a little arguing for the greater good.Prove your teamwork skills in [b]Death Squared[/b] as you solve puzzles together …