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Indie Features News

The Unethical Side of Asset Use And It’s Impact on Developers

Steven Large
To describe asset flipping, imagine painting a portrait, painstakingly perfecting each stroke and toiling over mixing the oils to get the exact colors for months on end. Now imagine someone walking up to it, snapping a picture of all your hard work and selling prints of it while proclaiming “this......
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Dragonfable Review: An Adventure Unfolds

Ivan Hu
With a looming deadline for Flash’s demise, you would think that all Flash games will fall by the wayside soon, but one game continues to flourish in these trying times. A turn-based Flash RPG published by Artix Entertainment, Dragonfable delivers both an engaging story and satisfying turn-based combat. The game......
Indie Features News

Experience The Hell of Essential Workers in Night of the Consumers

Colton Butler
Night of the Consumers takes no time lulling players in. They enter the world as just another supermarket worker, beginning their shift for the day and tossing their personal belongings in a locker. Ominously, a fellow employee bursts through the double doors just as you are about to leave and......
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Games Indie Features News

‘A Fake Game,’ Puzzling You Till The End

Ethan Ruppersburg
This article contains spoilers to the demo version of A Fake Game. A Fake Game was published on itch.io on March 25, 2020, by A Fake Studio. This is their first project and I just have to say; well done. Even though it’s a work in progress, I can’t wait......
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One Step From Eden, Action Roguelike Meets Megaman Battle Network

Roy Hitchcock
One Step From Eden by Philadelphia based developer Thomas Moon Kang, just released to PC and Nintendo Switch, on March 26, 2020. It is the latest in deck building Roguelike gaming, being an action filled splice into the old school Megaman Battle Network style and the newer Slay the Spire with......
Kickstarters News

Eyra the Crow Maiden, NES Game Smashes Kickstarter

Austin K. and Roy Hitchcock
Eyra the Crow Maiden smashes its Kickstarter goal of $5,500 by raising over $32,000 with 435 backers on March 16, 2020. Made by Connecticut based veteran indie game developers Second Dimension R&T, LLC, Eyra the Crow Maiden is the latest in NES, SNES, and Sega Genesis gaming and was completely funded......