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Hotline Miami Hits PS3, Vita Consoles Next Week Hotline Miami Hits PS3, Vita Consoles Next Week

In February is was announced that ultra-violent, fast-paced indie game Hotline Miami would be coming to PlayStation 3 and Vita consols sometime this spring. Devolver Digital and Dennaton Games have missed the spring deadline, but only just, as the game …

Terrifying Gameplay Footage of Outlast Released Terrifying Gameplay Footage of Outlast Released
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Last fall, on Halloween day, Red Barrels Games released a teaser trailer for Outlast, an indie survival horror game coming this year for the PC and PlayStation 4. The game is set in an asylum, which players will have to …

Hotline Miami 2 Officially Announced, Teaser Trailer Released Hotline Miami 2 Officially Announced, Teaser Trailer Released

Last year, an indie game called Hotline Miami took the gaming world by storm. The game ended up on many best-of 2012 lists for its fast-paced ultra-violent gameplay and its mesmerizing 80s soundtrack. At E3 last week, while Sony and …

Amazon’s Indie Games Store Is Open For Business Amazon’s Indie Games Store Is Open For Business

Indie gaming is becoming increasingly more important as AAA titles become less frequent. Valve, Sony and Nintendo have all jumped on board the indie gaming bandwagon, and now Amazon has thrown its support behind it as well. Amazon announced today …

Mars War Logs Trailer Shows Off Combat, Skills Mars War Logs Trailer Shows Off Combat, Skills

Last December, Spiders Studio revealed the first trailer for its upcoming Mars: War Logs. The game was billed as a cyberpunk RPG set on the planet Mars. Players will be able to take on the role of a man named …

“Cat Lady” Simulator Mew-Genics Announced by Team Meat “Cat Lady” Simulator Mew-Genics Announced by Team Meat

Last spring Team Meat, the developers behind indie hit Super Meat Boy, announced that Super Meat Boy would be coming to iOS. Unfortunately it seems that a mobile port of the fast-twitch platformer is proving harder than expected. Earlier this …

Slender: The Arrival Beta Begins, Pre-Orders Available Slender: The Arrival Beta Begins, Pre-Orders Available

Last year a small indie game called Slender: The Eight Pages terrified gamers and inspired countless YouTube play-through videos. Since then, the developers of Slender have been working to expand upon the game and give it the attention it deserves. …

Minecraft Now At 20 Million Sales Total, 9 Million Came From PC Minecraft Now At 20 Million Sales Total, 9 Million Came From PC
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Minecraft is the money machine that just won’t stop. Late last year, all three versions of the game hit some pretty big sales milestones. It hasn’t slowed down since with the PC version of the hit indie title reaching another …

Humble Indie Bundle 7 Arrives Just In Time For The Holidays Humble Indie Bundle 7 Arrives Just In Time For The Holidays
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Just in time for the holidays, the Humble Indie Bundle is back with another collection of excellent indie games available for Windows, Mac and Linux. It’s the same pay what you want model, but those who pay above the average …

Bastion Out Now For iPhone, iPod Bastion Out Now For iPhone, iPod

Bastion is one of those indie titles that, like Braid and Limbo, gained popularity on the merits of its interesting art style, intriguing story, and solid, simple gameplay. In addition to these qualities, Bastion’s aurally-pleasing narration also set it apart …

Amnesia: A Machine For Pigs Halloween Trailer Released Amnesia: A Machine For Pigs Halloween Trailer Released

While the larger publishers are busy releasing weekly or bi-weekly (or more) trailers for their big-budget holiday titles, indie developers are stuck releasing a new trailer every few months. Really, though, that’s the perfect amount for non-spoilery previews. Especially when …

New Terraria Trailer Teases Extra Content For Consoles New Terraria Trailer Teases Extra Content For Consoles
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If there is anything games such as Minecraft or platforms such as Xbox LIVE Arcade and Steam have taught us, it’s that gamers don’t necessarily need amazing graphics to enjoy a game. Provide an engaging or fun gameplay experience and …

Tokyo Jungle Launch Trailer Released Tokyo Jungle Launch Trailer Released

While we’re all waiting those last few weeks until the year’s major holiday launch titles begin rolling out, it’s good to remember that many of the most popular games of the past few years have been quirky indie titles. Keeping …

New Unfinished Swan Trailer Teases Story and “The King” New Unfinished Swan Trailer Teases Story and “The King”

When The Unfinished Swan was announced, the artsy nature of the game caught some attention, but none of the gameplay or story aspects of the game had been revealed. All gamers knew is that they would be throwing gobs of …

Steam Greenlight Launches Today: Let the Voting Begin Steam Greenlight Launches Today: Let the Voting Begin

Valve, the creators of Half-Life, Portal, Team Fortress 2, and the popular Steam digital video game distribution platform, announced today that Steam Greenlight has officially launched. The voting has already begun. Greenlight is a new system that allows gamers to …

Indie Games Find A New Home On Steam Greenlight Indie Games Find A New Home On Steam Greenlight

I have friends in the indie gaming scene and they would love to get their game on the largest PC platform – Steam. The only problem is that Steam has an approval process that can leave a game in Steam’s …

LIMBO Special Edition Comes With 3D Glasses LIMBO Special Edition Comes With 3D Glasses

Everyone’s favorite high-contrast indie game just got a new special edition with tons of goodies. Playdead, the independent Danish development studio behind the award-winning LIMBO, announced today that LIMBO: Special Edition is now available for order in online game stores. …

Mojang’s Scrolls Looks To Make Card Games Fun Again Mojang’s Scrolls Looks To Make Card Games Fun Again

Mojang made a name for themselves with Minecraft. The indie darling took the world by storm and is still going strong. Mojang can only stick with one game for so long, however, and announced a few more games. Notch’s project, …

Quantum Conundrum For PC Now Available in Every Dimension Quantum Conundrum For PC Now Available in Every Dimension

Quantum Conundrum, the new puzzle game from one of the creators of Portal, has officially launched for the PC. The game is available through Valve’s Steam platform for $14.99. In addition, players can opt to purchase a “Season Pass” version …

Amnesia Sequel Teaser Trailer Released Amnesia Sequel Teaser Trailer Released

Frictional Games has released a teaser trailer for the sequel to its hit indie survival horror game Amnesia: The Dark Descent. Amnesia: A Machine For Pigs looks to revisit the frightening intensity of its predecessor. The sequel, according to Frictional, …

Scary Game Has Players Take the Role of a 2-Year-Old Scary Game Has Players Take the Role of a 2-Year-Old

Some of the best horror videogames, or at least the most scary ones, were ones where the players had difficulty defending themselves. The awkward controls, camera angles, and lack of ammo made early Resident Evil and Silent Hill games nerve-racking. …