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A spread-shot cover of Coffee Talk Episode 2: Hibiscus & Butterfly, showcasing characters Riona, Lucas, and Officer Jorji against a backdrop of the Seattle Space Needle at dusk.

Coffee Talk Episode 2: Hibiscus & Butterfly Review

Legacies are a tricky thing, running parallel with the vacuous nature with which humanity weighs itself. It’s easy for you to consider your life to remain less than a footnote in the wake of a few…

April 19, 2023 | 10:00 EDT

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Coffee Talk Episode 2: Hibiscus & Butterfly Preview — The Usual?

Before anything continues, I will state that this is a bittersweet reunion. 2020’s Coffee Talk from Indonesian developers Toge Productions was a surprise hit, blending a linear well-written narrative…

March 16, 2023 | 11:00 EDT

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A Space for the Unbound Review

There are different kinds of gamers out there. Some love gaming for gameplay and others love it for the stories games can tell. A good game does either of those things well, but a great game can…

January 18, 2023 | 11:00 EST

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PQube Accused Of Misappropriating Diversity Funds For Indie Game

Mojiken, the developer of A Space For The Unbound, and Toge Productions, the PC publisher, have both accused console publisher PQube of misappropriating diversity funds. This has resulted in an…

August 24, 2022 | 10:10 EDT

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Vanaris Tactics

Vanaris Tactics is a short narrative tactical RPG that tells the story of Morgana, her brother Nigel, and her nephew Adrien as they are forced to flee from their occupied homeland. Players will be…

May 24, 2022 | 02:41 EDT

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Kriegsfront Tactics

Inspired by the Front Mission series, Kriegsfront Tactics is set in an alternate history 1970s Southeast Asia where players are part of a mecha squad sent behind enemy lines. Players will be able to…

January 24, 2022 | 05:20 EST

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Build Your Dream Mech In Kriegsfront Tactics Demo

The procedural turn-based mecha Kriegsfront Tactics has an interesting premise: set in an alternate history 1970s Southeast Asia, players are part of a mecha squad sent behind enemy lines. In-game, …

January 17, 2022 | 10:26 EST

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Toge Game Fund Initiative Aims to Help Southeast Asian Developers

The Toge Game Fund Initiative has been revealed by Coffee Talk developer Toge Productions as a way to help Southeast Asian game developers get their start in the industry with up to $10,000 of…

June 8, 2021 | 05:03 EDT

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Rising Hell Review

After a year-and-a-half of Early Access, Rising Hell has reached 1.0, launching on Steam alongside PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch. This metal-infused vertical roguelite won't win awards…

June 4, 2021 | 01:00 EDT

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Rising Hell

A new indie action-roguelike by Tahoe Games, Rising Hell is a rip-roaring action game with plenty of heavy-metal thunder to go around. Play as Arok, a sinner who has the power to slay demons with…

April 25, 2021 | 11:11 EDT

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When the Past Was Around

When the Past Was Around is a melancholic little game about self reflection by indie studio Mojiken. Play as Eda, a girl in her early 20's, who embarks on a small journey of self discovery. Eda is…

December 19, 2020 | 10:50 EST

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When The Past Was Around Review

They say you only get one great love in life—the kind of love that accepts you for who you are, ugly flaws, excess baggage, unsightly blemishes and all. It’s the kind of love that doesn’t really…

December 16, 2020 | 03:05 EST

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Vigil: The Longest Night

Vigil: The Longest Night is an indie Metroidvania inspired by Salt and Sanctuary, Castlevania, and Taiwanese culture. You are Leila, the last member of The Vigil. It's up to you to uncover the truth…

June 18, 2020 | 03:01 EDT

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Vigil: The Longest Night Fights The Dark With New Gameplay

Developed by Glass Heart Games and published by Another Indie, Vigil: The Longest Night is a 2D action-adventure taking inspiration from Castlevania and Salt and Sanctuary. Its art style looks like a…

June 14, 2020 | 01:14 EDT

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Coffee Talk

Has your addiction to caffeine gotten you down? Do you long for the immeasurable pleasure of getting others hooked on it too? Then the job for Barista is made for you! Step in the world of Coffee…

January 28, 2020 | 12:51 EST

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Coffee Talk Review

Back in 2016, a visual novel/bartending hybrid called VA-11 Hall-A captured the hearts of many, combining a little slice of life with some drink mixing. It was an overall success, and it has a sequel…

January 28, 2020 | 06:00 EST