Supergiant’s Pyre is nothing like their previous two games
Apr25

Supergiant’s Pyre is nothing like their previous two games

Pyre is nothing like Transistor and Bastion, looking more like a sports title than an RPG at times.

Community Vote: should Matty play the poop or scare game first?
Mar29

Community Vote: should Matty play the poop or scare game first?

A reader gifted Matty with two indie titles! Which should he play first; ‘There’s Poop in My Soup’, or ‘Sophie’s Curse’?

SuperHot Review – Free Your Mind
Feb25

SuperHot Review – Free Your Mind

SuperHot uses it’s time-altering core mechanic to great effect, with small, smartly designed puzzles offering exhilirating bursts of frantic shooting and methodical thought.

People are “trying interesting things” in the indie space, says Deus Ex designer
Feb23

People are “trying interesting things” in the indie space, says Deus Ex designer

According to this Warren Spector person who has probably made a game that went over well, the indie market is where the innovation is at.

Mike Bithell is working on not one, but two new games
Feb08

Mike Bithell is working on not one, but two new games

Thomas Was Alone and Volume creator, Mike Bithell, is working on two new games. We may be seeing one a lot sooner than we think…

Community Vote: what game should I play next?
Jan20

Community Vote: what game should I play next?

We’ve got a bunch of indie titles for Matty to play! Which should he play first?

The Lazygamer Awards 2015 round-up
Dec18

The Lazygamer Awards 2015 round-up

Mouldy sandwiches! Flat coke! A two-week old portion of Lasagna that has developed sentience and sounds suspiciously just like Brian Blessed! Yessir, the Oscars can kiss our flattened asses when it comes to presentation. And in case you missed out on the Lazygamer Awards this week, here’s the complete wrap of it. In video form! And words!

The Lazygamer Awards 2015 – Best Indie Game
Dec14

The Lazygamer Awards 2015 – Best Indie Game

2015 saw plenty of experimentation done by smaller studios, as well as the return of an old favourite or two. And the award for the best Indie game of 2015 goes to…

Humble is having a birthday, and you’re invited to their celebration sale
Nov18

Humble is having a birthday, and you’re invited to their celebration sale

Is your backlog not scarying you as much as it should be? The Humble Store is two years old, and they’re making a compelling reason to add to your library with these deals.

The first 18 minutes of the gorgeous Dark Souls inspired rogue-like, Below
Oct27

The first 18 minutes of the gorgeous Dark Souls inspired rogue-like, Below

Capybara Games should be a studio you’re familiar with. If not for their incredible fun (but somewhat flawed) Super Time Force then definitely for Swords and Sorcery – a gem of an adventure game that put their name on the map. Since Super Time Force Capy Games have been busy. And by busy I mean they’ve been crafting one of my most anticipated Xbox One and PC titles in recent memory. This is Below. Below is a 2D rogue-like adventure...
Firewatch is a tense first-person thriller, and it’s finally out next February
Oct13

Firewatch is a tense first-person thriller, and it’s finally out next February

Henry is having the worst first day on the hob as a ranger n a prestigious nature reserve, and you’ll soon be able to experince it with him

New Five Nights at Freddy’s is an RPG, not horror
Sep16

New Five Nights at Freddy’s is an RPG, not horror

With Five Nights at Freddy’s finally wrapped up, you’d expect to nightmare inducing animatronics to be locked up and forgotten for good. Too bad Scott Cawthon has comepletely different plans for his favourite friends.