Some of the best things about indie game dev are experimentation and building on past ideas. These are often risks that the AAA industry cannot afford to take when creating games that lean towards re-invigorating or re-imagining older game concepts. Hollow Knight and Dead Cells are Metroidvania games that are […]

Official Release Details Legends of Runeterra is a free to play collectible card game based in the League of Legends universe. For those completely unfamiliar with the genre, the closest comparisons are games like Hearthstone or Magic the Gathering. The game is currently available on PC in open beta. With […]

Mortal Shell: A Dark and Punishing Action RPG A dark and decrepit third person action RPG is on the horizon for late 2020. Newly formed developer Cold Symmetry has just announced their new title Mortal Shell. The release trailer looks absolutely stunning, take a look for yourselves below. How Does […]

X-COM is notorious in the PC gaming space for being the quintessential turn based strategy game. Its tried and true formula has led to plenty of hours of gameplay, and of course, plenty of memes.  In comes Corruption 2029. A title by Indie developer The Bearded Ladies, who previously made […]

Crying Suns is the latest in a long and storied lineage of tactical space-age rogue-lites. But while other games of its ilk are mired in complexity, it embodies their best features, forgoing their worst. The same could be said of the game’s narrative and tone, which proudly borrow from some […]

The strategy genre is one of the oldest out there, dating all the way back to 1981, with titles like Utopia for the Intellivision, a console twice as old as I am. It’s inspired some of the biggest franchises in the gaming world, from Warcraft to Civilization. They’ve also told […]

Rise of Legions is an early access deck building RTS developed by Broken Games, a small team of three indie developers. Released on Steam on the 23rd of February, the game has come far and has a lot of potential to sell to a larger audience of RTS lovers. Right now as it is the content is limited, but it’s community and development is both interactive and growing considerably

From developer Ghost Fish Games comes a real-time strategy game called Tabletop Gods. Lead your troops to battle in this tabletop-inspired strategy game. Set traps before each round to help defend your towers (strongholds) and bolster your defenses. Use your units and magic effectively, for each move made needs to […]

There’s something to be said for learning by doing. Sometimes the best way to teach is just throw the pupil into the deep end and shout “Sink or swim!”.  Despite the inherent risk of drowning, at least the person now knows how to swim. Or at least, not sink. Several […]