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A good deal for getting a Nintendo Switch on Amazon Prime day

If you've been waiting for a price drop to get a Nintendo Switch, you're lucky! Amazon just posted this nice deal in which you get the Switch …

Mobile games weren't my thing until I saw Pheugo

Shoot with your guitar in Metal Tales: Fury of The Guitar Gods

From Poland to the world: Kinguin Indie Valley’s business owner talks about the game industry

Polish gamers and developers are in a very good place right now. The gaming industry in Poland grew from US$280 million in 2014 to US$400 million in …

Digital Marketing: the all mighty savior of Indie games

As a dabbler in the industry and a super enthusiastic game developer, I'm strongly reluctant to believe that indie games are dying. Can we talk about …

When a Video Game College Degree Isn’t Leading to a Career

Anyone with a passion for video games and a desire to make their own is seeking a career in the industry these days. However, unless you are able to …

How to make a simple neon-billboard ad in Unity with Magica Voxel

In this second and last part, we will create a neon effect, typically used in Blade Runner inspired scenes.The post How to make a simple …

You're Not Ready to Launch an Indie Game pt. 3

Don’t do Early Access thinking you’ll fix problems later, before your "official" release. I mean, it’s possible to do that and be successful. But …

The best indie titles presented at Stunfest

Stunfest is an indie game festival hosting the Capcom Pro Tour over a weekend. Here's a selection of some of the best titles presented this year.The …

A first look a the gameplay and the gorgeous hand-drawn art of Feudal Alloy - IndieWatch

The entirely hand-drawn art is gorgeous, and instantly immerses me in a world that is both familiar on the one hand, and filled with fish controlled …

Why is Fortnite so Addictive!?

Epic Games' Fortnite has become a monumental success with over 125 million players and releases on just about every platform. Currently raking in …

Cutting Edge VR Gaming - Downward Spiral Horus Station on Steam VR

If you’re interested in Downward Spiral: Horus Station, and take anything from this article, it is to play it in VR if you have the option, and …

How To Make a simple Neon Billboard ad in Unity with Magica Voxel

A simple and quick tutorial on how to import voxels into Unity with the neon effect. Let's get some Blade Runner look and feel into Unity.The post …

Is Virtual Reality still a reliable trend to bet on?

Do you also feel like Virtual Reality is something the tech industry made us all excited about a few years ago and we're still waiting for it to …

What the end of Net Neutrality means for game developers

Now that Net Neutrality is officially repealed effective today, here are a few points to consider in terms of how this decision could impact the …

How Steam’s Announcement Affects You

Steam can’t really say that a certain game is objectively bad and another is good. That’s just wrong. Leave that kind of judgmental behavior to …

Top 6 Upcoming Games from Indie Developers in 2018

To save you a little time and a ton of precious energy that could be used playing games instead of finding them, I’ve compiled a list of the top 6 …

At the End of Your Life, What Do You Want to be Known For?

On this episode of the Game Dev Loadout podcast, I interviewed Darren Bacon of 343 Industries. He is a concept artist that contributed to companies …

Graveyard keeper’s Alpha: first impressions on the most inaccurate cemetery management sim

"Active Shooter" ignites controversy over a school shooting simulation to be released on Steam

Revived Games came public and said that "Active Shooter" is not intended to promote mass shootings. "While I can see people's anger and why this …

Sol705: A retro symphonic rock and roll adventure

Sol705, by Patricio Land and his team, bestows upon us a point-and-click adventure of old, with a charming modern appeal...a truly novel and …

A T-Rex is Making a Video Game?!?!?

I did try Relentless Rex to break out of character for this interview but he is definitely and literally committed to being the relentless game dev …

The Name of The Game: the unpredictable and plain crazy development of Nex Machina

Nex Machina’s game director Harry Krueger said that when he stayed up all night programming the last boss fight for Nex Machina, he saw bullets …

Obscure Weird Hipster Games that will mess up with your head

As somebody who made a hipster game myself (but I guess those are weirder, don’t ask me), I can sort of reverse engineer the feelings that made those …

Towards the Pantheon: first impressions on a mixture of Nordic and Classical mythology, cats, and sushi

Towards the Pantheon is a good JRPG and another reason is how balanced the combat system is. We have to choose our actions properly if we do not want …

Coffee Crisis on Steam Review - Sack Swingin' Masochism

Now, Coffee Crisis is available on Steam and if you’re brave enough, it offers insane beat-em-up action, couch co-op and a rockin’ and roarin’ heavy …

Indie Games Marketing Ebook - Here's what you need to know

Dark Alley Marketing explains step by step how to create a strongIndie games marketing campaign to get your game noticed by the influencers that …

Beyond Steam: More ways to sell your indie game!

Today’s indie developers have a (sometimes alarmingly) large number of options for supplemental distribution for their games. And many of those …