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A while back, Nintendo had easily one of the greatest "fan participation" programs ever in Club Nintendo. How it worked was simple. You would buy Nintendo games, then use a barcode on the bought games to earn points on...
One of the downsides of being an indie title is that more often than not, you can't afford to have your game put on physical discs and distributed, and if you do, it's likely costing you a pretty penny....
The Long Journey Home is a brand new single-player simulation RPG developed by Daedalic Studio West and published by Daedalic Entertainment. The studio is known for publishing games such as Silence, SKYHILL, and the entire Deponia franchise. In The Long Journey...
EVERSPACE is one of those action-filled outer space games that attracts its players with some a great storyline and stunning graphics. The game is developed and published by ROCKFISH Games, which is a small indie game studio set in Hamburg,...
Planet Nomads is finally out on Steam Early Access and along with the release comes the update notes of the first version of the game, version 0.61. The notes were announced over at Steam and details a variety of changes and...
Open betas are the perfect way for game developers to show off their titles, all the while getting feedback that could be valuable going forward to launch. In the case of indie game developer Piece of Cake studios, they've officially...
Most gamers immediately associate the phrase "great games" to critically acclaimed titles such as The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, FINAL FANTASY VII, and Grand Theft Auto V. Smaller productions also have a moment or two under the sun, with...
Sometimes you have to wonder if video game developers will ever run out of ideas. Then you go and look at something like EXO One and realize that's not likely. What may appear to be a simple sci-fi game...
Kickstarter allows game developers to have true freedom when it comes to developing their game because they're not trying to please or entice a publisher, but rather the people that would be playing their games. Thus a lot of...
Viking Rage is an indie VR tower-defense game that's being developed by N-Gon Entertainment and published by Headup Games. Viking Rage just became available on Steam and because of this, the game is currently at a small discount.In this game, players get...
Video games nowadays seem to be determined to always be bigger, better, longer, and graphically superior. And while that's great to an extent, it should be noted that some of the best games of all time are just really...
The Nintendo Switch truly is a unique console. First off, it's a console that you can take anywhere. It doesn't need to be docked to be played (though you have that option too), it doesn't need to be in...
The PlayStation Blog continues to be a good source of information about upcoming titles that you may not have heard about, or wanted to know more about. Take for example the top-down arcade shooter Nex Machina. This game is...
Horror is considered a dead genre. Although Resident Evil 7 proved to be a success by going back to its roots and Until Dawn is regarded as one of the best PlayStation 4 games, the video game industry doesn't...
Steam is a great place to find games, and also, to find games on sale or for a special deal. To that end, two games in the Orion series are currently free-to-play. Orion: Prelude is available now until the...
When making a game, it's important to have a certain sense of style. Whether that be through gameplay or visuals, it's an important thing to revolve your game around, as it'll help you make the game unique. That is...
It is truly amazing to see how video game developers are able to blend genres in such a way that they seem almost natural, and in doing so, get players excited for their games. It's the case of Shardbound,...
A new indie game is headed to the PlayStation 4. Developed by Lost In The Garden Lightfield is meant to be a crossover between arcade racing and "free flying", a concept much like Parkour, except in this case there...
Video game development is not just about the games you make, but also the technology you use to power them. While that may seem trivial, it's a fact that there have been good games poorly optimized by engines and...
Kickstarter is a crowdfunding service that allows for ANYONE to potentially pitch a project for funding on just about anything. It's the world most popular crowdfunding service, and thus it gets a lot of projects, including numerous video game...

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