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10:45 AM on 03.06.2014

Indie studio Exkee wants you to Kill the Bad Guy

When we hear about new titles being approved on Steam Greenlight, it is usually a small handful of games that have received a fair amount of buzz, buried in a group of otherwise unknown games. One such title that previously ...

Darren Nakamura

5:00 PM on 03.04.2014

Latest Steam Greenlight batch includes Crawl

In the time since Alasdair wrote about Crawl and its superb trailer earlier today, the arcade-y multiplayer dungeon crawler has been approved for release on Steam. Nice timing there. A bunch of other games were greenlit too, ...

Jordan Devore

2:15 PM on 03.04.2014

Slay the hero to become him in Crawl

Last year we got a brief look at Crawl which has the most ingenious multiplayer system I've seen in a long time. One player will take on a courageous hero, hacking and slashing his way through a dungeon whilst the other play...

Alasdair Duncan

9:00 PM on 02.26.2014

Ether One will finally materialize on March 25

A few days ago I was bemoaning the long wait between games coming through Steam's Greenlight service and actually being released. One title I've been waiting for is Ether One, the atmospheric, first-person puzzle game from W...

Alasdair Duncan

12:45 PM on 02.24.2014

Caffeine teases a creepy space adventure about coffee

This is the latest teaser for an in-development space horror/adventure game, Caffeine, which will put the player into the role of a young boy who awakes on a seemingly abandoned "caffeine mining station." If that idea strike...

Conrad Zimmerman

11:30 AM on 02.21.2014

Foiled is another head game fueled by fencing

Last weekend, I dropped in on IndieCade East to have a look at some of the new games being shown off. Foiled is one such game and I can't get it out of my mind. Designed by first-time developer Gabe Cuzzillo, it puts two...

Conrad Zimmerman





7:00 PM on 02.19.2014

Halo-inspired Murder Miners coming to Steam

This actually looks really fun. Which would explain why it's up there with I MAED A GAM3 W1TH Z0MB1ES!!!1 as the top-rated indie game on Xbox Live.  On top of the wall-jumping, hook-shotting arena shooter trappings (and...

Steven Hansen

5:30 PM on 02.19.2014

Here's February's batch of Steam Greenlight titles

Some of the recent batches of titles to come through Steam's Greenlight program have been underwhelming, but this latest batch of 50 games has some promising titles in it. Included in February's update is a game Darren o...

Alasdair Duncan

3:30 PM on 02.19.2014

Circuits tests your ear for deconstructing musical pieces

While most music-based games focus on maintaining rhythm or use the sound to generate gameplay elements, Circuits takes a bit of a different approach. Taking on a much slower pace, Circuits tasks players with listening to a ...

Darren Nakamura

12:45 PM on 02.18.2014

Hack the planet: Disrupt is up on Steam Greenlight

Despite all of the art and design that goes into creating expansive worlds in an effort to create immersion, few games make the player actually feel like he is doing the things on screen quite like Uplink once did. Certainly...

Darren Nakamura

3:30 PM on 02.17.2014

Galactic Princess: Star Wars with more smuggling & llamas

I'm not saying I would make a ship shape liked a penis, but when you have such modular ship design I'm sure the community will come up with all sorts of creative things. Though it's going to be hard to top the ship below. Ad...

Steven Hansen

6:00 PM on 02.12.2014

StarCrawlers is a sci-fi RPG and dungeon crawler

I know I've mentioned this before but sometime just a simple tweak to an existing formula is enough to get me interested in a new game. StarCrawlers is a sci-fi, dungeon-crawler RPG that's being developed by Juggernaut Games...

Alasdair Duncan

2:15 PM on 02.10.2014

Crystal Catacombs excavated on Steam Greenlight

Crystal Catacombs enjoyed a successful Kickstarter campaign in 2012, funded at more than twice its initial goal. Now, after almost four years of development, the pixel art metroidvania with roguelike elements is nearly compl...

Darren Nakamura

1:30 PM on 02.10.2014

Catapult for Hire Kickstarter campaign has launched

Last time we heard about Catapult for Hire, it was taking its brightly colored physics-based puzzle-exploration to PAX Prime 2013. Since then, developer Tyrone Henrie has continued working on it as he has been for the past f...

Darren Nakamura

2:45 PM on 02.07.2014

Probably Archery definitely on Steam and Humble now

Probably Archery, the self-proclaimed "most realistic archery simulator ever...probably," is available today, so you can put those William Tell skills to the test without endangering your little brother's life again. It's on...

Brett Makedonski

10:00 PM on 02.06.2014

Gigantic Army surmounts Greenlight, coming to Steam soon

Doujin shooter Gigantic Army has been granted access to Valve's walled garden and will be making its way to Steam in the near future, according to publisher Nyu Media. The localization group issued a statement thanking fans f...

Kyle MacGregor