Category Archives: indie
Sat, Jul 09, 2011 | 21:38 BST
Team Meat’s Edmund McMillen has been working on a project called The Binding of Isaac with Florian Himsl and Danny Baranowsky, and it’s being called a “play on my favorite game of all time,” by McMillen who also said on his blog it’s “roguelike and it should be done in about a month.” Extra details on the game are being kept secret until its finished, but he expects to reveal more on it next week. The Binding of Isaac is not the second game in works at Team Meat, just so everyone is clear. Thanks, IndieGames.
Sat, Jul 09, 2011 | 16:29 BST
PAX organizers have selected the indie games which will be showcased at the show in August.
Fri, Jul 08, 2011 | 18:17 BST
Playdead’s announced that Limbo for PS3 will arrive on the PlayStation Store from the week beginning July 18.
Thu, Jul 07, 2011 | 01:06 BST
Shield the Beat developer Mathieu Briau has criticised Xbox Live Indie Games for failing to follow through on its potential to promote independent games.
Wed, Jul 06, 2011 | 00:47 BST
Former staff of recently-closed Fat Princess developer Titan Studios have formed a new team called Carbon Games.
Mon, Jul 04, 2011 | 07:12 BST
Bastion is a video game with its own narrator. A recipe for round-the-clock annoyance? Sheer brilliance? Both? We played the game and spoke with Supergiant Games to find out.
Mon, Jul 04, 2011 | 06:20 BST
On holiday weekends, those with post quotas to meet spend a lot of time weeping quietly over their empty inboxes, RSS feeds and IM contact lists. To save you time, I’ve rounded up the barrel-scrapings which result.
Mon, Jul 04, 2011 | 01:01 BST
Today, we mark the anniversary of Will Smith defeating the aliens. Or something. Look, do you come here for a history lesson, or to find out what’s on sale? OnLive games are on sale.
Fri, Jul 01, 2011 | 23:59 BST
The New York Museum of Modern Art will be holding an art exhibit featuring several indie video games next month.
Fri, Jul 01, 2011 | 10:44 BST
The organisers of the Independent Games Festival have now opened submissions for the 2012 event. For those entering the main competition, including the Seumas McNally Grand Prize, deadline is October 17. For students, submissions close on October 31. Go forth and be better at indie game making than Notch. Or just yourself.
Fri, Jul 01, 2011 | 07:11 BST
Prope, the iDevice developer led by Sonic the Hedgehog creator Yuji Naka, has launched a first-person, Unreal-powered game, which looks stunning in the trailer through the break.
Thu, Jun 30, 2011 | 14:49 BST
Thu, Jun 30, 2011 | 08:10 BST
ArmA 3 will take on aspects of open-world, sandbox gaming in the single-player campaign.
Wed, Jun 29, 2011 | 05:46 BST
I’ve got to clear my inbox, or I’m going to have some kind of Wednesday-afternoon fit. Here are some bits and bobs I can’t stretch into a paragraph.
Mon, Jun 27, 2011 | 15:52 BST
Mon, Jun 27, 2011 | 04:30 BST
It’s quiet, brother. Too quiet. Digest these insignificant morsels while I investigate whether the industry was abducted over the weekend.
Fri, Jun 24, 2011 | 06:32 BST
Shadow Cities, a location based augmented reality MMORPG, has launched in Europe. Finally, having an iPhone really does mean you’re special, and I can use an amazing acronym.
Tue, Jun 21, 2011 | 10:26 BST
Tue, Jun 21, 2011 | 08:18 BST
Bloody hell, it looks like a news aggregator threw up in here. You’d not believe how much content is through the break.
Mon, Jun 20, 2011 | 03:02 BST
Over the weekend the news dries up and we are left with this kind of stuff. It’s like popcorn – nutritionally empty and served in numerous tiny parcels – except you don’t want any more.