This month, IGM gives into our baser instincts as we let our Primal side show. Our latest cover story features theHunter: Primal, a graphically impressive mix of realistic hunting merged with a constant fixation for..
Good combo systems in video games are very viscerally satisfying things. The fluid, wonderful feeling of turning one attack into another, and then another, and then maybe another, is something most players have had the..
Indie development studio, Idea Moose Entertainment, recently revealed the trailer for their upcoming game, A Hare in my Yard. The game is heavily inspired by old-school gameplay and retro graphics, with the developers attempting a modern..
This week’s Game Developers Conference has showcased an explosion of new gaming technology, as multiple companies are closer to pushing their virtual technology gear. Skyworld is among the first titles from a new wave coming to..
In ancient China, during the Tang Dynasty, Di Renjie is the most famous and talented investigator in the country. He has recently been appointed an investigating magistrate, under the rule of Wu Zetian, China’s first..
Belladonna: 1. The deadly nightshade plant (scientific name Atropa Belladonna) 2. The drug prepared from the leaves and roots of the deadly nightshade 3. From the Italian for beautiful lady (lit). A corpse girl, wraith-like in appearance and blessed with the..
Wasteland 2 became an instant hit when it released on Steam in September. The “very positive” reviews have had console users chomping at the bit, and they’ll soon be sated, as inXile Entertainment (via Microsoft) announced..
Indie developer Snowman recently released a new endless snowboarding game titled Alto’s Adventure for mobile, touchscreen platforms. The game uses beautifully clear animation to portray the characters, the action, and the ever changing landscape in..
Night School Studio, a new studio from alums of both Telltale Games and Disney, have announced today that they plan to release their first game later this year. Oxenfree is a game about new friends and..
The bottom of the sea is filled with wondrous things – shipwrecks, amazing creatures of every size and description, beautiful shells and corals, possibly mermaids, and endless mystery. One thing which it definitely does not have,..
The interplay between light and shadows is getting a shining new treatment in the upcoming puzzle platformer, In the Shadows. Manipulating light sources to defeat dark enemies is the primary means of progressing. In the Shadows..
You know there’s something wrong with nature when even a rainbow loses its colors. Especially when that rainbow is a cute munchkin guy called Rudi. Rudi Rainbow is an interactive storybook app for kids 6 and up in..
Welcome back to Screenshot Weekly! Every Tuesday, IGM brings you exclusive looks at upcoming games in various stages of development. This week is actually the 52nd installment in the series, so… Happy Anniversary! You forgot,..
PAX always has a lot of exciting content: Game announcements, demos, and new technology are just a few of the many types of media available for the enjoyment of attendees. One aspect that some PAX-goers don’t..
IGM Presents… The Average Giants! A weekly webseries where we play indie games while chatting with their developers. Come watch (and “follow”) the show live on our hitbox channel every Monday night at 9:00pm EST...
Indie development studio Turtle Squadron, made up of six Computer Games Technology students at Portsmouth University, are excited to bring us news about their in-development game, The Villium Shards. An action RPG adventure set in an..
A new action RPG trilogy is fighting back against not only the hordes of monsters that inhabit its digital landscape, but also the “current trends of the industry making streamlined and dumbed-down games,” as its..
Forget fighting about whether that dress is blue and black or white and gold, because French indie team Piranaking has unveiled a teaser trailer for their upcoming brawler LASTFIGHT. Originally featured on IGM in November last year, LASTFIGHT is a humorous..
Indie developer AJ Ordaz recently released his web-based game called A Pretty Odd Bunny. A puzzle-platformer containing elements of stealth, the game follows the antics of a bunny with a unique hunger, one for the undeniably delicious..
Rewind is a paranormal investigation exploration game backed by a fully-cinematic experience that’ aims to make the skin recoil in terror. Though developer Blue Box has set a Kickstarter launch date for November this year,..
Dungeons of Aledorn is a turn-based RPG that we first heard about in the IGM Forums. Its ambitious style and combat system, including motion capture for nearly every character movement in-game, is a sort of..
The moon is one of those strange and other-worldly things that has continued to fascinate us for centuries. From Georges Méliès’ 1902 silent film Le Voyage dans la Lune (A Trip to the Moon), to NASA’s Apollo..
IGM Presents… The Average Giants! A weekly webseries where we play indie games while chatting with their developers. Come watch (and “follow”) the show live on our hitbox channel every Monday night at 9:00pm EDT...