Indie Game Spotlight

Little Bug Now Lighting Up Fig

Back in May 2016 I covered a rather polished proof-of-concept demo for a puzzle platformer called Little Bug. I’m now glad to see that it’s up on crowdfunding site Fig and very close to reaching its f...Read More

Indie Freebies: Raft, Helping Hand and AFK

Always short of a few bob and looking for something a bit different, each week I scour the internet for fun, interesting or just plain curious Indie Freebies. This week’s highlighted titles are: Raft,...Read More

Sign of the Times: The Pedestrian Now on Kickstarter

I rather liked the short demo of The Pedestrian, which I covered back when I was still opening my advent calendar and savouring a little dark chocolate treat each morning with my coffee. Ah, good time...Read More

The Dark Beauty of Rain World Revealed on Imgur

Like its strange and wondrous inhabitants do to escape the long spells of “bone-crushingly intense rains”, Rain World seems to have been in something of a state of hibernation – at least news-wise. Fo...Read More

Indie Freebies: Prime Mover and Others

Always short of a few bob and looking for something a bit different, each week I scour the internet for fun, interesting or just plain curious Indie Freebies. Though I reckon I must’ve gorged on...Read More

Shed Some Light on Night Lights’ 2D Puzzles

The background to Night Lights’ mysterious night-time world of murky forests, city rooftops, otherworldly ruins and vast underground caverns is not yet clear. Nor indeed is the reason for why our litt...Read More

Portal Meets Super Meat Boy in Portal Mortal

One man, one room, one purpose: reach the exit – so goes the description. Like with so many other 2D puzzle platformers, the premise is simple and the formula relatively familiar. But for me, Portal M...Read More

Indie Freebies: Russian Roulette Tournament and Others

Indie Freebies is back from its Christmas break, feeling slightly drained and rather portly from gluttonous overindulgence and copious intoxication. Nonetheless, it’s ready to delve back into the weir...Read More

Explore the Bizarre World of Murakami in Memoranda

It takes bravery to attempt to emulate the fiction of one of the world’s most beloved authors, but that’s exactly what Bit Byterz has set out do to with their debut game, Memoranda. An upcoming point-...Read More

Alien Parasites Need Your Support for Earth Invasion

Way back in the deepest, darkest depths of 2016 – i.e. last summer (oh warmth, how I miss thee!) – I wrote about the brilliantly-demented indie freebie Astrocreep. Inspired by classic sci-fi horror fi...Read More