If you're an indie game developer and want to see your wares distributed on Mac, you're probably going to target either the Mac App Store or Steam. While both of these marketplaces are vibrant, GOG.com thinks it might be able to do things even better. The digital game distribution outlet -- which...
August 20th 2013 at 9:00pm
As much as we'd like to talk about Sony's increasing hospitality toward independent developers, we're a little too anxious. You see, the company has just added an indie games channel to its handheld console, with Hotline Miami as the flagship title. Users will also be able to grab 53 other titles,...
June 26th 2013 at 5:01pm
Do you like video games? Are you filled with rage? Then GNILLEY just might be the game you've been waiting for. Developed by Glen Forrester (a.k.a. Radix) for Global Game Jam 2010, the game apparently started out as being about "pitch and color," but quickly became "all about yelling at everything,...
February 1st 2010 at 1:14pm
"Great games deserve to be played, regardless of budget or bureaucracy." That particular thought seems to be at the core of the Great Games Experiment, an online community that revolves, or rather, obsessively spins around, our favorite industry and pastime. The urge to call it the "game developer's...
February 7th 2007 at 8:30am
Independent games site Game Tunnel released their game of the year winners for the independent market in 2006. Up until recently independent games have been relegated to a niche PC market, but Xbox Live -- and we hope similar services in the future -- will allow these games to shine out of their wor...
December 31st 2006 at 12:05pm
In an interview with Little
Mathletics, one of GarageGames' promoters was tasked with answering a question regarding the indie developer's
involvement with Nintendo's Virtual Console service. Like any good promoter, Jay Moore gives a wishy-washy answer that
could just as easily be interpreted as a n...
April 8th 2006 at 2:10pm
The results of the
2006 Independent Games Festival are
in, and it's hats off to Darwinia. Scooping the
Seumas McNally Grand Prize as well as the awards for Innovation in Visual Art and Technical Excellence, this leaves
British-based Introversion's next
game with a tough act to follow.Other winners a...
March 23rd 2006 at 12:27pm
Gamespy has taken a detailed look at every one
of the Independent Games Festival
finalists, in advance of GDC next week where the awards ceremony will take place. If you've the time to go through the
list in its entirety, you might be surprised at the range of games that have been under your nose al...
March 16th 2006 at 6:00pm
The Independent Games Festival
finalists encompass a wide range of genres, ranging from MMO Dofus to simulation Wildlife Tycoon
and perennial favourite Darwinia. Their fate is now in your hands--demos of all the finalists are available
for download, and you can vote in the Audience's Award for your...
February 24th 2006 at 10:00am