This time a rather short and quick version of Indie Games Weekly, covering general news, new game releases, steam greenlight games and videos, including the SkyJacker kickstarter campaign, Prison Architect Alpha 5 and a new indie channel on Youtube: Pixabyte with Indie Access series.
Indie Game Jam: Ludum Dare 25
- The 25th Ludum Dare is over with more than 1300 games created between 14th-17th december, ranging from 2d puzzle games to action games with HitlerZilla or a Red Hood who gathers lives or flowers. This time the main theme was “You are the Villain” so you can expect many fun games where you can do evil things. You can view all the games from the Compo & Jam on the preview page and play them for free. Many of the games were created in Unity3D and can be played on Windows, OSX and Linux platform, hurray!
Indie of the Year awards at IndieDB
- The 3rd annual Indie of the Year Awards by DesuraNET/IndieDB are open for voting, with various categories to choose from including Turn Based Strategy, Platformer, Tactical Shooter games and many more. Among the nominees are some well known indie games like Hotline Miami, ScrumbleShip, Legend of Grimrock, Project Zomboid and others.
IndieFort Bundle at Gamersgate
GamersGate IndieFort Ignition Bundle has 4 fantastic indie games: Achron, Alien Shooter 2 Conscription, Orczz and Syder Arcade. The Bundle has already 3 unlocks, with various game OST and other goodies.
New Indie Game Releases:
Party of Sin a co-op puzzle platformer with anti heroes.
Bleed: action platformer with acrobatic moves & boss fights.
A Walk in the Dark a challenging jump and run.
Waking Mars: open ended cavern exploration game.