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Tetrobot & Co. Level Creation Contest

Swing Swing Submarine, a French indie-game studio, has launched a contest, running until April 21st, allowing fans to create a level for their robot-run puzzle...

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Composer releases acoustic rendition of Final Fantasy VI soundtrack

Indie video game composer Eiko Ishiwata Nichols recently released a new album inspired by the sounds of Final Fantasy VI. Nichols explained her approach to the audio as...

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Friendship Club Is A Colorful, Chaotic Party

There are two things that really grind my gears in games: bullet hells, and losing to my friends all the time. Maybe Friendship Club, from the studio Force of Habit,...

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Everywear Studio: Your Games Are Your Best Accessory

Some of our older readers may remember the “Game & Watch” products from Nintendo, way back in the 1980s. They looked like ordinary wristwatches, but you...

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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 2,000 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...