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After Layoffs, Telltale Games to Close

author image by Brandon Lyttle | Indie News | 0 Comments | 21 Sep 2018

Known for their licensed The Walking Dead series, game studio Telltale Games is beginning a majority studio closure following layoffs reported on September 21, 2018. pic.twitter.com/evqg5X98WZ — Telltale Games (@telltalegames) September 21, 2018 Some employees are still staying on in…

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Undertale For Nintendo Switch Teases New Content

author image by Brandon Lyttle | Indie News | 0 Comments | 18 Sep 2018

The indie hit Undertale was announced for the switch earlier this year. After being given a vague launch date at first, the game is finally here! It’s been three years since Undertale came out in 2015. Since then, the game’s dedicated…

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The Darkside Detective 2 begins crowdfunding via Kickstarter

author image by Colton Butler | Indie News Q&A | 0 Comments | 12 Sep 2018

After its release toward the end of Summer 2017, The Darkside Detective quickly charmed Indie Ranger and many in the gaming community with its comedy and style. Today, developers Spooky Doorway launched their Kickstarter for a sequel, The Darkside Detective…

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Chrono.gg and Blizzard Commemorate TotalBiscuit With Sale

author image by Brandon Lyttle | Indie News | 0 Comments | 12 Sep 2018

On September 9, online retailer Chrono.gg announced they would be having a sale on games enjoyed by YouTuber John Bain, who was better known as TotalBiscuit. John Bain passed away earlier this year on May 24 after being diagnosed with…

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A Hat in Time Announcement Set for August 20

author image by Brandon Lyttle | Indie News | 0 Comments | 17 Aug 2018

A few days ago Gears For Breakfast, the developers of indie game A Hat in Time teased a “special announcement” on Twitter on August 13. We have a special announcement for A HAT IN TIME that will air in time…

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Rainswept Developer Armaan Sandhu’s Q&A with Indie Ranger

author image by Travis LeFevre | Indie News Q&A | 0 Comments | 12 Aug 2018

Releasing in January 2019, Rainswept is a murder mystery set in a small town of Pineview. The town is full of beauty, mystery and a unique cast of characters. With this being developer Armaan Sandhu’s debut title, I was curious…

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Freedom Planet Hits the Nintendo Switch on August 30

author image by Brandon Lyttle | Indie News | 0 Comments | 11 Aug 2018

Announced at E3 just this year, the Nintendo Switch port of Freedom Planet had been given an official release date of August 30 by publisher XSEED Games. Freedom Planet will be out on Nintendo Switch August 30th! You can pre-purchase…

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Less is More: A Look at Unturned

author image by Travis LeFevre | Indie News Profiles | 0 Comments | 23 Jul 2018

Sometimes, the simplest of games can become a phenomenon. For Nelson Sexton, the founder of Smartly Dressed Games, this rang true with his video game, Unturned. Unturned is a free-to-play video game with an open world to explore and survive…

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From Mods to Metroidvania: David Münnich of SupraGames

author image by Travis LeFevre | Indie News Profiles | 0 Comments | 09 Jul 2018

Metroidvanias are a popular subgenre of video game – and it’s pretty clear to see why. When done right, rewarding gameplay and a plethora of puzzles can lead to hours being lost in these. They take thought, planning, and a…

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Underwater adventure ‘Jupiter & Mars’ coming to PS4 and PSVR

author image by Travis LeFevre | Indie News Press Release | 0 Comments | 12 Jun 2018

Tigertron released a new trailer for its underwater PlayStation 4 and PSVR adventure game Jupiter & Mars during Sony PlayStation’s E3 Showcase Preshow. The story-focused trailer tells of a tribe of whales called The Elders who serve as the guides…

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