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Feature: Bounty Battle Dev On Building A Smash-Style Brawler With Indie Game Heroes

When you look at the behemoth that is Super Smash Bros. these days, game developers with an idea for all-star brawler could be forgiven for thinking ‘what’s the point?‘. Nintendo’s series has grown to become the byword when it comes to frantic fighters, and it fills its genre niche substantially. Still, there are a couple … Read more Feature: Bounty Battle Dev On Building A Smash-Style Brawler With Indie Game Heroes

Heroes Assemble In A New Animated Trailer For Bounty Battle, An All-Star Indie Brawler

A new animated trailer for Bounty Battle has dropped along with pre-orders for the all-star fighter that’s branding itself the ‘Ultimate Indie Brawler’. Coming from Dark Screen Games (with publisher Merge Games handling the Switch version), the trailer above shows fighters from some of the finest indie games across all platforms assembling for some good … Read more Heroes Assemble In A New Animated Trailer For Bounty Battle, An All-Star Indie Brawler

A Closer Look At Garden Story, One Of Yesterday’s Nintendo Indie Showcase Stars

The future’s certainly looking bright on the indie front, with yesterday’s Nintendo Indie World Showcase showering us with plenty of exciting titles. One such game was Garden Story, a particularly charming looking game starring a cute little grape called Concord. There appears to be a nice blend of exploration and combat here, but the main … Read more A Closer Look At Garden Story, One Of Yesterday’s Nintendo Indie Showcase Stars

Poll: What Did You Think Of The August 2020 Nintendo Indie World Showcase?

Well, with only a day’s notice Nintendo has broadcast another Indie World Showcase filled with 23-ish minutes of indie goodness. It was a tight broadcast with over twenty titles shown off and a host of games surprise launching today (they may very well be available on eShop by the time you’re reading this!). While many … Read more Poll: What Did You Think Of The August 2020 Nintendo Indie World Showcase?

Round Up: All The Games From The Nintendo Indie World Showcase – August 2020

Another jam-packed Indie World Showcase has now been and gone, once again providing us with more exciting games than we could ever know what to do with. More than 20 games were shown in total, so we’ve rounded up info for as many as we could and shared it in one handy place for you … Read more Round Up: All The Games From The Nintendo Indie World Showcase – August 2020

Indie Puzzle-Platformer Evergate Surprise Drops On Switch Today

The Nintendo Indie World Showcase presentation broadcast earlier featured a cluster of indie games that are launching later today, and one of them is enchanting puzzle-platformer Evergate. Coming from Boston-based Stone Lantern Games, Evergate is a deeply personal adventure that has players exploring the afterlife as Ki, a childlike soul revisiting areas of the world … Read more Indie Puzzle-Platformer Evergate Surprise Drops On Switch Today

Nintendo Indie World Showcase Announced For Tuesday 18th August

Nintendo has announced that an Indie World Showcase is set to air on Tuesday 18th August. The show will be kicking off at 9am PT (so that’s 12pm ET / 5pm BST / 6pm CEST) and will run for roughly 20 minutes. The next #IndieWorld Showcase is headed your way! Tune in on Tuesday, Aug. … Read more Nintendo Indie World Showcase Announced For Tuesday 18th August

How an indie developer went from rock bottom to making a hit game

“Microsoft changed my life. That’s a simple fact. Without the support they have given me I wouldn’t be here.” James Stone has always wanted to make video games, but it wasn’t until he met the European head of ID@Xbox at a conference – and refused to let him leave the room unless they talked – … Read more How an indie developer went from rock bottom to making a hit game

A Quick History of Indie Games on Xbox and a Look Forward with Over 2,000 Games Shipped via ID@Xbox – Xbox Wire

Summary More than 2,000 games from independent developers have released through the ID@Xbox program. ID@Xbox has paid out more than $1.5 billion in royalties to independent developers since the program’s inception. There are over 2,000 titles in development from independent developers on Xbox. We’re reaching a fascinating point in the world of indie games. We … Read more A Quick History of Indie Games on Xbox and a Look Forward with Over 2,000 Games Shipped via ID@Xbox – Xbox Wire