Jammers have entered crunch time as the final countdown of the Global Game Jam begins its sweep across the globe. Saturday morning, thousands of aspiring game creators wiped the sleep crust from their eyes, downed..
Project Temporality is an ambitious debut game which has players manipulating time in order to solve a sci-fi puzzle adventure. While taking queues from Braid, Portal, and The Swapper, Project Temporality is its own innovative entity. The core concept..
Somewhere is the definition of an experimental videogame. While currently only in pre-alpha, developer Oleomingus has released a short public demo called Fictions to test its basic mechanics: stealth and exploration. The result is odd, mysterious,..
The sixth annual 48 hour Global Game Jam began yesterday afternoon in over 450 locations, up from 319 the previous year. Vancouver celebrated the title of largest jam this year so far with 368 participants;..
Have you ever tried to push a stick through a tree trunk… without touching anything? Oh and the wind is blowing… and the stick is spinning… and the tree is also spinning! That is pretty..
Kickstarter exploded this afternoon in the aftermath of a genre-bending announcement for a new indie game in development by yet another group of ex-AAA alumni. In particular, Todd Alderman and Francesco Gigliotti are heading up..
Many game makers strive for the right to hold out their finalized products and proclaim, “You’ve never seen a game like this.” Chess 2: The Sequel‘s claim is epically contrapositive. The premise seems simple at..
Welcome to the first installment of StreamTeam Spotlight, a new series debuting on IGM intended to showcase just a fraction of the talented streamers and developers who are a part of our Indie GamePlay community…
The following is written by Robert Nurse, an indie developer that creates his own no-budget titles at Netherscene Games. In addition to his indie development, Nurse is also a professional performer, and has danced with..
Asymmetric Publications’ free browser-based MMORPG Kingdom of Loathing has been around for just over a decade. For the uninitiated, Kingdom of Loathing combines humor, hand drawn graphics, and top-notch writing into a truly unique experience…