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The Odd and The Indiescribable – Welcome to Bummertown

Indie games are unpredictable. Some overflow with creative storylines, unforgettable characters, or even a stimulating gameplay experience. However, there are numerous indie titles in the world that make you question the…

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European Commission Reveals Earthlock 2, Trine 4, and Many Other Independent Projects

If you’ve wondered why the logo of the European Commission shows up during the start-up of some games, it’s because it makes contributions to various independent studios to help them…

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Return of the Obra Dinn Release Date Announced

The developer of Papers, Please has just announced on Twitter that his upcoming mystery investigation game Return of the Obra Dinn will be released on October 18. In 2014, soon after the release of…

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Sunless Skies Sees The Light at the End of the Tunnel – Release Date Announced

London based indie developer Failbetter Games have finally announced a new release date for Sunless Skies, the sequel to 2015’s story-centric roguelike, Sunless Sea. As announced at EGX today, Sunless…

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Return of the Obra Dinn Announced For Fall Release

Lucas Pope released the seminal Papers, Please in 2013, and in 2014 he announced on Twitter that he had started on his next game, “Return of the Obra Dinn, 3D 1st person…

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Guacamelee 2 Review – Mo’ Mexiverse, Mo’ Problems

It has been seven years since the events of the first Guacamelee. A washed-up Juan is called back into action when three sacred relics threaten the “Mexiverse”. His ensuing journey…

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Way of Rhea – A Charming Sidescrolling Puzzler

While I was at Play NYC, I had the opportunity to try out the charming puzzle game Way of Rhea, also known as Monsters and Sprites, by Anthropic Studios. The…

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Joining the Swimsanity! with Decoy Games

Multiplayer experiences were a hallmark for Play NYC this year. The camaraderie shared between friends is especially intoxicating when in competition with each other. While there was no shortage of…

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From Somber to Frivolous, A Look at Co-Op Card Game From Rust by Razbury Games

Amongst the sea of games showcased at Play NYC, Razbury Games From Rust is perhaps the biggest tone shift from a previous work. Razbury Games is known for the unique…

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Dead Cells Review – When Perfect Wasn’t Good Enough

A clump of undetermined green mass drops from the ceiling. It merges with a headless body lying on the ground, after which a lady in armor tells you that you…

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