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Weekly Indie Deals: Week of October 21, 2014

Check out this week’s round up of sweet indie deals: #indiedeals

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Neverending Nightmares OUYA Giveaway

We’re giving away three @playouya copies of @InfinitapGames’ Neverending Nightmares. Find out how to enter:

Now that October is here, it only makes sense to have this month’s giveaway be of the spooky persuasion. We’re giving away three OUYA copies of Infinitap Games’ Neverending Nightmares. Experience Thomas’ own personal nightmares in this tense, horror game.

You can read more about it in our review of Neverending Nightmares where it is described as an “unbelievably tense experience punctuated by…

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Early Access Spotlight: The Escapists

Check out @pppaulrus’ indie Early Access spotlight for this week: The Escapists from @Team17Ltd:

When I first got wind of The Escapists, I made the mistake of immediately drawing comparisons to Prison Architect. It’s not hard to make the connection initially – both are early access titles by relatively small indie studios, both have some degree of a lo-fi, retro-inspired look, and (strangely enough) both take place in prisons. After having a look at some of the reviews on the Steam Store…

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'Surgeon Simulator' Developer Announces New Bread Simulator Game

If you can perform a heart transplant, you can probably get toasted. Surgeon Simulator dev announces @IAmBreadGame

If you can perform a heart transplant, you can probably get toasted.

After creating the immensely popular Surgeon Simulator game, it’s only natural for Bossa Studios’ next project to be bread-based, right? I Am Breadis the latest game jam title from the developers and it’s all about the story of a little loaf of bread. Players take on the role of a slice of bread as it embarks on its journey to…

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Enormous #4 Review

Read why @KlennH is so impressed with @215Ink’s Enormous #4 in his latest review:

Enormous is a pretty ambitious book filled with tons of action & adventure reminiscent of beloved legends like Godzilla and King Kong. This fourth issue continues the series’ explosive start, keeping the book’s cast on their feet as the entire world crumbles around them.

Enormous #4further expands the gory world now ravaged by bloodthirsty beasts without slowing down to give anyone a breather –…

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Google Unveils the Nexus Player

Google just unveiled the Nexus Player. Read about the new gaming set-top box here:


Nexus Player Controller

The Nexus Player is the latest challenger in the ring of set-top boxes. With a round form factor and Fire TV-esque remote including built-in voice search, it weighs in at $99 with an optional gaming controller sold separately (again just like Amazon’s Fire TV). The controller’s price, however, has not been announced yet.

The WiFi only Nexus Player will be available for…

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Weekly Indie Deals: Week of October 14, 2014

There are some sweet indie bundles, PC and console sales, and a @playouya indiecade sale this week. Check ‘em out:

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Team Indie from @brightsidegames brings all your favorite indie characters together in a platformer adventure. Check it out:

The joy of indie games is found through the developer’s unique themes and different ideas. Brightside Games…

Former Bioshock Creators Turn to Kickstarter For New Game’s Funding

The Black Glove from @day4nightgames is now on #Kickstarter and looks surreal. Check it out:

The Bioshock trilogy, a cult hit on the Xbox 360 was full of weird, fun, and noirish gaming. Former Irrational Games staffers, Day for Night Games have taken their project The Black Glove to Kickstarter in hopes to piggyback off the success of Bioshock and fund the “eerie, surrealistic, first-person game experience.”

Looking at the artwork for The Black Glove, I’ve noticed that the graphics and…

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Early Access Spotlight: Life is Feudal: Your Own

Check out @pppaulrus’ indie Early Access spotlight for this week: the sandbox Medieval MMORPG @LifeisFeudal!

I have no idea how Life is Feudal: Your Ownmanaged to fly completely under my radar until last month. Granted, the Early Access alpha version only hit Steam a few weeks ago, but this is a game that’s been in development for the last four years – and it most definitely shows. Simply put, it’s a hardcore, medieval sandbox MMORPG that provides an unprecedented level of detail and realism in its…

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'Adventures of Pip' Gets Fully Funded

Adventures of Pip from @TicTocGames was fully funded and then some! Read why we’re pumped about it:

Kickstarters are a funny thing. They create scenarios for me where I essentially think, “Shoot, I wish I had spent my money on that.” It doesn’t happen often, but I certainly wish I had helped to fund TicToc GamesAdventures of Pip. The adorable platformer seems to have won the hearts of Kickstarter backers as it received $65,974, blowing its initial $40,000 goal out of the water.


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Weekly Indie Deals: Week of October 6, 2014

Check out this week’s roundup of sweet indie deals:

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Magnetic By Nature Review

Read why @BlazerStream says @TeamTripleslash’s Magnetic By Nature is a “must-have” for @playouya owners

Successfully funded on Kickstarter and winner of both the Best Developed Game and Audience Choice awards at the 2013 Utah Game Wars competition, Magnetic By Nature is the debut title from Team Tripleslash. Magnetic By Nature is platforming without platforms: a fast-paced, single-player, 2D adventure mixing fluid motion, split-second decision making, machine-age visuals, and a dynamic soundscape.

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The Li’l Depressed Boy: Supposed to be There Too Review

Read why @KlennH thinks you should read the latest Li’l Depressed Boy issue from @imagecomics and have all the feels:

Li’l Depressed Boy is a really weird book about the everyday adventures of love and life of a walking, talking sack doll. That’s right, a sack doll. Through the use of simple plots, and strong characters, Li’l Depressed Boy: Supposed to be There Too, is an interesting and heartfelt take on romance, and exactly how awkward and difficult it is trying to be a healthy functioning human being.


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