All posts by Meg Stivison

New PC RPG, ‘Hero Of The Kingdom’

I’m always excited to see more story-driven RPGs, so I was pleased to hear about Lonely Troops’ release of a Hero Of The Kingdom. The game promises a non-linear story, inviting players to leave their..


Upcoming Serious Game ‘Choice: Texas’

The upcoming indie game Choice: Texas is a very serious game. This project is an interactive fiction game discussing accessing to legal abortions in Texas. Like the successful serious game DepressionQuest, Choice: Texas will use..

Indie Development at Geek Girl Con

GeekGirlCon will take place October 19th and 20th, at the Conference Center in Seattle. While the focus is on the female geek, the show is open to all genders and about a quarter of attendees..

’7 Grand Steps’ Through Civilisation

Mousechief, the indie devs behind Dangerous High School Girls In Trouble and The Witch’s Yarn will release their new narrative adventure 7 Grand Steps: What Ancients Begat on June 7, 2013.  The games will be available..



‘Cow Crushers’: A Message Game Done Right

Auroch Digital  has released a new relevant game, Cow Crushers, around the recent scandal about fast food beef tainted with horsemeat. I’ve written about GameTheNews’ previous titles, My Cotton-Picking Life and Endgame Syria, and mostly..


‘Hermit Crab In Space’!

I wrote recently on New York indie devs, Golden Ruby Games, and their new space-themed runner game, Worm Run. Since then. the Golden Ruby team has been pretty busy, developing a new game, Hermit Crab..