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iFest puts Australian Indies into the Spotlight

With the Melbourne International Comedy Festival already well underway, The Atrium of Federation Square was abuzz with a different kind of entertainment this Sunday—a...

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SUPER! BitCon 2015: Gaming Museum of Nostalgia and Knowledge

SUPER! BitCon is held every Spring in Oklahoma City, and in its first year (2014), it attracted 3,000 people. One of the most anticipated draws for 2015 is the Gaming...

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Kickstarter campaign seeks to fund JRPG inspired game, Melancholy Republic

Indie development group Cloud Runner Studios is currently seeking backer assistance on Kickstarter to help fund their JRPG-inspired title, Melancholy Republic. Creator...

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Epic Games and The Wellcome Trust Team Up for VR Challenge

Recently, The Wellcome Trust, a biomedical research charity group, teamed up with Epic Games to launch a game development challenge that will boost scientific research....

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Street Fist 2 Brings Beat ‘Em Ups into the Modern Age

The beat ‘em up genre was somehow left behind by many modern developers. As I’m not a game developer, I really have no clue on how to modernize the style of...

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Bash, Slash, and Survive in the Future of Titanis

You have to admit, there’s a certain appeal to a mercenary duo named Bash and Slash. It’s who they are; it’s what they do. This rhyming pair are the...

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Minesweeper meets Guilty Gear in ManaCollect

Opening up the history books of game design and turning to the mechanics of Minesweeper, developer Tazigen Clock with publisher Fruitbat Factory announced their new...

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Musical Notes Collide with Space Invaders in Cleff

They say that music is the language of the soul, but in Cleff, an action arcade style game developed by Optilius, musical notes are transformed into a powerful...

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Jason Rohrer Goes All in With Cordial Minuet

Combine gambling, elements of Sudoku, and a little dark magick, and you get Jason Rohrer’s latest game, Cordial Minuet. In this obscure little game that uses real...

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Fly in the House Review – Who Made this Mess?!

Solo developer Mikhail Konokh recently released Fly in the House, a uniquely strange title that plays on one of the world’s biggest annoyances: A fly buzzing...