I'm about a week late with the news on this one, but Nifflas has released another game, titled Saira. Why should you care? Because Nifflas' games -- particularly Knytt Stories -- are among the most popular and well-received indie titles to date. If there were a "New Classics" department of indie gaming (and maybe there is), Nifflas would surely be one of its founding members.
Saira was self-released on Nifflas' website a few weeks ago: it's a 2D puzzle-platformer that runs on Windows 2000 and later. Here's a description, straight from the horse's mouth: "Saira teleported herself to Mars, but when she reached the planet all other humans in the galaxy had mysteriously disappeared. Now, how does something like that happen?"
The the full game costs $17, but here's the kicker: an extra $2 buys you a free license of the game to share with a friend. If you find some like-minded broskis, you could save yourself some cash by splitting the costs. Or you could just give it to your best friend -- 'tis the season after all.
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