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Silt Main Logo

Silt (noun): "fine sand, clay, or other material carried by running water and deposited as a sediment, especially in a channel or harbor." Freshmen

The Nintendo Indie World showcase logo

Nintendo dropped another Indie World showcase earlier today, and as you might expect, it came complete with a number of exciting indie announcements

The hero slays a beast.

Like many roguelikes, Loot River is very unforgiving. Every time you die, you get kicked back to the very start at the hub area of Sanctuary. When

Reaching the Matron...

As with any roguelike, the main challenge with Loot River comes from dealing with enemies. Although being able to slide the platforms around allows

Prepare to fight!

Before you start Loot River, you need to adjust your thinking and play style to the fact that it's a roguelike. Though there's a fair amount of skill

Lilas Sky Ark Review

Ever since humans looked up at the sky and wished they could fly, they've wondered what it would be like to live among the clouds. Although current

Erik Wolpaw Wants to Write Portal 3 cover

Portal co-writer  Erik Wolpaw wants to help make a third Portal game a reality sooner rather than later, noting that he may soon be "too old to work

Lila's Sky Ark Key Art

Lila's Sky Ark is a colorful, imaginative world from indie developer Monolith of Minds. Explore a groovy, psychedelic world to unravel Lila's

Time Loader's starring robot travels into the past in the game's key art.

Every video game is someone's first. For people of an older generation, they started alongside the hobby with the first steps of Mario, Link, and

Billy Vs. The Leviathan

The world can be an intimidating and scary place, but having friends and family can give you the strength to make your way through it. Bonding with

Rainbow Billy Key Art

Are you ready for a colorful adventure? Rainbow Billy: The Curse of the Leviathan has you covered as you try to bring color back into a drab and dull

Super Monkey Ball Banana Mania - Key Art

Sometimes, a series will stay really niche even if it deserves to be more popular. That’s why no one will listen to me when I preach the gospel of

Super Monkey Ball Banana Mania Key Art

Super Monkey Ball returns to the spotlight to cause some chaos in Super Monkey Ball Banana Mania, the ultimate Super Monkey Ball experience.  Play

Toodee and Topdee Key Art

What happens when you combine a classic 2-D platformer with a top-down 3-D puzzle game? You get Toodee and Topdee, from indie developer dietzribi.

Get the key!

Sometimes all you need is a different perspective to see the solution right in front of your face. This is the central idea behind Toodee and Topdee

PHOGS! cover home world

How often can you say that you bit the moon, dragged it along with you, and chucked it toward a guitar-playing cricket in exchange for a bone? Never

Evan's Remains Gamepage Preview Image

Evan, the genius boy, has been missing for years. One day, a letter signed by him is received, claiming he’s on an uninhabited island somewhere in

Evan's Remains Preview Image

There's a great level of satisfaction in sinking your teeth into a gargantuan game. Knowing that you've put 100+ hours into it and that you've barely

PHOGS! release date delay cover

If you're looking to play a cute game about adorable puppers, prepare to be disappointed: Bit Loom Games and Coatsink have announced a PHOGS! release


Play as Red and Blue, two halves of a stretchy creature who just wants to have a good time. Solve puzzles via the power of physics and cuteness as

Phogs Key Art

It’s an accepted fact for most that the Nintendo 64 is a hard console to return to. Sure, Mario and Zelda’s first steps into 3D are stone-cold


INMOST is another example of the perfect blend of interactive storytelling and fun gameplay working in tandem to create something that's both

INMOST Apple Arcade review

Every few months a mobile game comes along that makes me say “I can't believe this is on a phone”. While most of those titles involve slightly better

Burgertime Party! game page featured image

The classic BurgerTime returns in a new fresh dish! BurgerTime Party! tasks you with walking over giant burgers in order to assemble sandwiches, all

burgertime party header

XSEED and Marvelous announced that the long-awaited return of the arcade classic BurgerTime Party! is hitting via the Switch on October 8th.

liar princess screen 5

NIS America announced that gorgeous puzzle-platformer The Liar Princess and the Blind Prince will be coming to PS4 and Switch sometime in 2019.

liar princess screen 5

The Liar Princess and The Blind Prince is a puzzle platformer published by NIS America getting a Western release in 2019. A dark fairytale style of