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Review: Roundabout

Written by on March 2, 2015 in

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There is a sort of comedic tragedy when watching low-budget films. Badly written dialogue becomes countless inside jokes between friends, laughing at the hilarious sets, or the plot (or lack thereof) becomes a involved, philosophical discussion about the formulas of filmmaking. The fim has a new appeal, which comes in sharing it the experience in… Read More »


Review: The Escapists

Written by on February 13, 2015 in

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For anyone who has ever harbored fantasies of committing crimes, getting caught, and then planning elaborate schemes to escape, Team 17’s The Escapists is the game you’ve been looking for. The Escapists is all about strategy, planning, and intelligence; you can’t act rashly and expect to still escape. The guards keep an eye on you, so you’re… Read More »


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Pax Prime 2014: Hands-on with Dungeon of the Endless

Written by (@robotmilk) on September 3, 2014 in Features, PAX Prime 2014

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Paris based Amplitude Studio’s pixel-art infused roguelike Dungeon of the Endless was playable in the PAX Prime Indie Megabooth this weekend at PAX Prime 2014 in Downtown Seattle. Currently in Steam Early Access and slated to for the Xbox One this year, Dungeon of the Endless is a crossblend of the tried and true mechanics… Read More »


Review: Super T.I.M.E. Force

Written by on May 22, 2014 in

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Ripped straight out of an early 90’s Saturday morning cartoon, Super T.I.M.E Force  beckons with many attributes that remind me of my childhood: low-res pixels glowing on my parents’ 13 inch CRT, games with minimal story, kick-ass synth-infused soundtracks, and games that are painfully difficult. Super T.I.M.E Force’s story begins in 1987, when a physicist… Read More »


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PAX 2013: Sportsfriends Hands-On

Written by (@yarlyitsanthony) on September 5, 2013 in Pax East 2013, PAX Prime 2013

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  Sportsfriends was the single most joyous gaming experience at PAX Prime 2013. Grab some friends and don’t just run – vault over whatever obstacles lie in your path. You’re going to want to do whatever it takes to play this game. Sportsfriends is a compilation of four unique “sports” games. While Hokra, Super Pole… Read More »


Review: To The Moon

Written by on February 14, 2013 in

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On the surface, To The Moon by Freebird Games seems like an unassuming indie title that came out in September, 2012 to little fanfare. However beneath the surface lies a real treasure. The premise is simple enough. Johnny is on his death bed and wants his final wish fulfilled: to go to the moon. Although To… Read More »


8-bit Funding Launched

8-bit Funding Launched

Written by (@) on January 24, 2011 in News

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Many of you have heard of Kickstarter and the numerous success stories that have come out of it. The service allows innovators to crowd-source funding for their various projects. It has even been used to great effect in games. Just check out renowned interactive fiction author Andrew Plotkin’s Hadean Lands. The concept of having the people… Read More »