Thursday 24th April 2014,

Browsing the "Indie" Tag

luftrausers feature


It's a constant thrill, one that can steal away a whole afternoon but still satisfy you even after a couple of rounds. [...]

April 2, 2014 PC, Reviews
Violett PC Review


You might enjoy the time that you spend with Violett, but you should approach it with modest expectations and a good deal of patience. [...]

April 1, 2014 PC, Reviews

DCI 37: The Dogelyst – Duelyst Interview

In this episode Brian and I had the chance to talk to Keith Lee of Counterplay Games and discuss his new game, Duelyst. Duelyst is a turn-based multiplayer strategy game that in the middle of a very successful Kickstarter. For more [...]

March 28, 2014 DCI

DCI 36: Striking Gold – SomaSim Interview

In this episode I had the chance to talk with Robert Zubek and Matthew Viglione of SomaSim, developers behind 1849, city buidler set in the old west. The game is currently in beta and is slated for release on iOS and PC. For [...]

March 7, 2014 DCI
Beatblasters III PC Review

Beat Blasters III

Beat Blasters III boasts 16 levels that range from "decent" to "really good". Outside of upgrades to your blaster, the game introduces no new game mechanics after the tutorial. That it can stay entertaining as long as [...]

March 6, 2014 PC, Reviews

DCI 32: Believing is Seeing – Believe the Game Interview

Recently we had the chance to talk to Mitch Sorenson about his game Believe. Not only that, we were able to speak with him on the day the  Kickstarter for Believe launched.  For more information about the game or the folks behind it, [...]

February 14, 2014 DCI

DCI 30: Year of the BearCowboy – Charlotte Seeker Interview

Recently Brian and I had the chance to speak with Joseph Hogwood, co-founder of Bearcowboy and developer on Charlotte Seeker. The game is a top-down, dual-stick shooter inspired by The Binding of Isaac and The Legend of Zelda. Charlotte Seeker is currently in the middle their [...]

February 10, 2014 DCI

DCI 29: Canadian Rainbow Six

Recently Brian and I spoke with Andrew Spearin, co-founder of New World Interactive, about his new game, Insurgency. Insurgency, originally a mod for Half-Life 2, is a multiplayer-only shooter that focuses on tension and cooperation rather than respawns and cowboy antics. For more information about Insurgency or [...]

February 6, 2014 DCI

DCI 28: Education is Just a Game

Recently we talked to Zach Burns, the developer behing the video game version of Chess 2. We discuss the inherent issues with chess as well as other board game. Towards the end of our conversation the chat takes a turn [...]

January 28, 2014 DCI

DCI 26: Systematic Choice and Consequence

Just before Christmas 2013, Brian and I sat down with Kent Hudson, who recently released his first independent game, The Novelist. It’s a game about tough decisions and balance. It’s a game that is just begging to be discussed and seemed [...]

December 30, 2013 DCI