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aniwey Releases Candy Box 2

This past summer, developer aniwey made some waves in the gaming world with Candy Box, the text-based, ASCII art game that more…

indie, News
Gone Home Gets Commentary Mode, Releases Soundtrack

The indie explore-em-up Gone Home has delivered an update to its Steam users. The game now includes more than 1.5 hours of more…

indie, News, Trailers, Video
Get Crushed In This Catacomb Kids Trailer

Are there plenty of new games on new platforms coming out soon? Sure, but why think about those when one can fantasize into more…

indie, News, Video
Fez Developer Shows The Game Running On PS Vita

While no word about Fez 2 has come up since its abrupt cancellation this past summer, the original Fez is still making its more…

indie, News, Trailers, Video
New Quadrilateral Cowboy Trailer Features Robots, Ramen

There’s lots of reasons to be excited about Blendo Games’ next project- Quadrilateral Cowboy. Aside from the developer’s more…

PlayStation 3, Reviews, Sandbox, Third Person, Third Person Shooter, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Grand Theft Auto V (PS3)

Grand Theft Auto is one of the most popular, and controversial franchises in gaming. Way back in November of 2003, Rockstar more…

Industry-News, News, PC
Valve Announces SteamOS

While Steamos sounds like it could be the name of a cousin to the Chrono Trigger boss, Lavos, it’s actually the name of a new more…

indie, News
The Walking Dead And Mark Of The Ninja Devs Team Up To Make New Studio

The phrase ‘developer dream team’ isn’t used often… hold up. Let me Google that. Okay, ‘developer dream team’ has been more…

indie, News
And Your Ludum Dare 27 Winners Are…

Ludum Dare 27 has wrapped up its voting process, and with a variety of winners in different categories, the place to get the more…

indie, News, Video
Drift Into The Hyper Light With This 2D Indie Game

Hyper. Hyper! HYPER LIGHT DRIFTER! Claiming influences from A Link to the Past, Diablo, and Miyazaki films, Hyper Light more…

indie, News
Incognita Available For Pre-Order, Includes Alpha Access

Well that was surprisingly quick. Announced this past July, Klei Entertainment’s new project- Incognita- is now available for more…

News, Trailers, Video
Enjoy Fishing And Sailing In This Assassin’s Creed IV Gameplay Video

So if you’ve been as curious as I have about Assassin’s Creed IV’s underwater stuff, you’ll be happy to see that Ubisoft has more…

News, Trailers, Video
Spend 14 Minutes In The Open World Of Watch Dogs With This Video

If you’ve been keeping up with Watch Dogs, you’ve probably seen the same mission video a few times. Ubisoft has finally more…

News, Trailers, Video
Rocksmith 2014 Wants To Teach Guitar From The Ground Up And Beyond

While I had positive things to say about Rocksmith last October, I made clear that I thought it only worked as a supplemental more…

indie, News, Video
Goats, Guns, and Gums In This Wasteland 2 Gameplay Video

The folks over at inXile Entertainment have released another lengthy gameplay trailer for Wasteland 2, narrated by project more…