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Toma
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(06-30-2013, 11:44 PM)
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In this thread, we are currently prototype-testing a program to rate Indie games and write impressions that can be read out and analysed with that program. For more information, see this post:http://www.neogaf.com/forum/showpost...&postcount=364
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GAF Indie Steam Group (For announcing votings, contests and Greenlight collections):
http://steamcommunity.com/groups/NeoGAFIndie

Older threads[ (which are by no means "outdated" and still contain awesome games to check out and/or look forward to):
As before, voting going to happen in the last week of the month.

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Post 1:
1. Header Information
2. Overview
3. Introductory Blurb
4. Voting Results "Best of March"
5. Indie Media Corner
6. Contests for the current month (You can win games! And have fun!)

Post 2:
7. Recently released Indies to check out!

Post 3:
8. Upcoming Indies to look forward to!

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46 games in the released part, 38 games in the future part. This seems to be another month with a good variety of games to try (although I am still way busy with Rogue Legacy), even though we seem to miss the heavy hitters from the june thread. Agains thanks to everyone participating!

We will also have a vote on the best games of the month in the last week of the thread. The results for june can be seen below. For some first time readers that wonder about my definition of "recent": We didnt have any major Indie thread in 2012 on GAF, so we are also catching all the titles that slipped through our net last year. Anyway, have fun with the games from this month!

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Hey! I assume you are new in this thread series and want to see what we were up to? Or you didnt have enough time to play through all of the games from the last month but still want to catch up with the best ones? Then this list is for YOU! These were the games we enjoyed the most in the previous thread, voted on by the community (More thorough descriptions and impressions in the previous thread, especially the last few pages with the voting):

1. Rogue Legacy (12 votes) - Free Demo/ $14,99 (PC)

http://www.cellardoorgames.com/roguelegacy.html
Without a doubt, one of the most remarkable Indie releases this year. You can potentially play this game for ages, tight controls, addictive upgrade hook and a randomised level and skill design that manages to avoid feeling repetive even after 20 hours. There is literally no reason not to try the demo.
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2. Gunpoint (11 votes) - Free Demo/ $9 (PC)

http://store.steampowered.com/app/224820/
A sidescrolling Action Stealth Puzzle game that, although a bit short, leaves the player with a highly satisfying combat/stealth mechanic and I do hope that the dev considers adding some more content to the editor. If you like any kind of stealth, check out the free demo.
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2. Dust: An Elysian Tail (11 votes) - $15 (PC, XBLA)

http://store.steampowered.com/app/23...snr=1_7_15__13
An action sidescroller that knows how to awe the player visually with highly satisfying combat.
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4. Little Inferno (10 votes) - $10 (PC)

http://store.steampowered.com/app/22...snr=1_7_15__13
Some people just want to watch the world, and their time, burn. Is anything a waste if we enjoy it? Is everything? What if it isnt? Doesnt matter actually, but there is always more stuff to burn. Be right back.
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5. The Swapper (6 votes) - $14,99 (PC)

http://facepalmgames.com/the-swapper/
Handcrafted visuals and brilliant puzzles combined in an unforgettable experience.
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5. Candy Box (6 votes) - Free (PC, Browser)

http://candies.aniwey.net/
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7.-21.
7. Chasm (5 votes)
7. Among the Sleep (5 votes)
7. No one has to die (5 votes)
10. Potato Dungeon (4 votes)
11. The Yawhg (3 votes)
11. Reus (3 votes)
11. Icefishing V (3 votes)
11. Mr. Rescue (3 votes)
11. Fragments of Him (3 votes)
16. Sentinel (2 votes)
16. Cry of Fear (2 votes)
16. Save the Date (2 votes)
16. Ballpoint Universe (2 votes)
16. Game Dev Tycoon (2 votes)
21. Leaf me alone (1 votes)
21. Heroine Dusk (1 votes)
21. Ilamentia (1 votes)
21. Nowhere (1 votes)
21. Patchwork (1 votes)
21. Hope: The other side of adventure (1 votes)
21. Four Scepters (1 votes)
21. Undertale (1 votes)
21. Skyward Collapse (1 votes)

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I noticed there are a few noteworthy, and relatively unknown, projects that deserve a shoutout here because I feel that they share a common interest with the people in this thread. I talked to the guy from Pixabyte and MetaVendetta and both are very enthusiastic about the things they love and figured you might appreciate the shoutout as well. If you enjoy anything here or want to give feedback, let these guys know via their websites or also here in this thread. If you appreciate something, let people know. A heads up can sometimes very valuable.


This is a monthly podcast series that presents notable Indie Game soundtracks. A likeable host and guests, a fantastic track selection, interesting discussions and a focus for Indies will make this one a mainstay in my monthly threads.

Episode 2: Levels
[Bit Trip Runner, Dust: An Elysian Tail, Minecraft, Bastion, Hotline Miami, FEZ: Side F, Mass Effect 2]

Episode 3: Underwater
[Ridiculous Fishing, Botanicula, Capsized, Frog Fractions, Unfinished Swan, Vessel, Donkey Kong Country]


These guys worked on a weekly YT video series that will present the newest Indie Game releases with small gameplay clips, impressions and anything important you might need to know. Definitely a great way to get an overview of recent releases and hopefully another mainstay for this Media Corner.

Indie Releases: 6.29.13
[Joe Danger 1/2, Crow, Pool Nation, Hotline Miami PS3/Vita, Chompy Chomp Chomp, Lucid, The Grave Digger, Motorbike, Super Splatters, Neverending Motion - Full Darkness, Rogue Legacy, Legends of Dawn, Storm, Chronicles of Dark Lord: Tides of Fate, Gun Monkeys, Doodle Jump for Kinect, Voyage to Farland, Dysfunctional Systems]

Indie Releases: 7.5.13
[Crayon Chronicles, Cognition Episode 3: The Oracle, Dungeon Smash ~ Dark Isles, Tessallation, The Curse of Blackwater, The Wooden Clock, Thrust Control, Undercurrent, Velocity Ultra, Zombusters, Bleed, Quick Slick Deadly
Jamsouls, Little Dew]

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We might add contests later if the demand/gifts allow it.

1. Glob Highscore Contest
  • Learn the mechanics
  • Play the 4th level
  • Post a screenshot of your level 4 highscore, like

  • The user with best score wins a game from the gift pile. Another random entry wins another entry.

2. Soundtrack recommendation Drawing
  • In the spirit of the newly opened Media Corner and the MetaVendetta podcast: Which Indie Game soundtrack(s) did you really like?
  • Recommend one of your favourite pieces with YT link (or any way to listen to it without owning the game)
  • Feel free to talk about why you like it or what you associate with that music, what music in games generally means for you, etc.
  • Link the full soundtrack (purchaseable or free to download)
  • One random soundtrack entry will win a gift from the gift pile
Gift pile:

Bientot
Gnomoria x2
Titan Quest
Binding of Isaac + Wrath of the Lamb DLC
Cave Story+
Mark of the Ninja
Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet
The Adventures of Shuggy
Tobe's Vertical Adventure
Geneforge Saga
Pid
Cargo Commander
Back to the Future
Dungeon Hearts
Alan Wake American Nightmare
Dear Esther
Capsized
Thomas was alone
Awesomenauts
Hotline Miami
Proteus

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A Dark Room - Free (PC, Browser)


Link

One of those games you don't really want to spoil by explaining what happens, but if you liked Candy Box then you'll probably dig A Dark Room, though it has a more cohesive and interesting story than CB. You can probably complete it in less than a day, but it will require multiple playthroughs to see everything.

Alltynex - Free Demo/ 7,49€ (PC)


Link

Apparently a shmup fan favourite in 3 parts, never heard of it though. Might check out the demo next month.

Binary Maze - Free Demo/ 2,49€ (PC, Mac)


http://www.desura.com/games/binary-maze

Binary Maze is a top down 2D puzzle arcade where you have to play for loving couple: R-boy and L-girl. Binary Maze is inspired by the great NES classic arcade Binary Land. Some Sokoban elements mixed in it and new items and enemies have been added.

Blade Symphony - $15 (PC)


http://www.blade-symphony.com/

It's a sword dueling game. Having quite a bit of fun with it with some friends but it is very ping-dependant from what I've played so far. Bad ping seems to make it easier to win. However, most of the unlocks in the game are cosmetic, so your advancement in rankings is entirely skill-based, depending on your character type and sword type (which determine your movesets).

Blues for Mittavinda - Free (PC)


http://flottantpigbit.blogspot.com/2...ittavinda.html

If you like clay animated games check out this brilliant game. Blues for Mittavinda is a game about chaos for the Game Jolt competition.My interpretation of chaos is that it's subtle, ubiquitous and omnipresent. I can
think of nothing more chaotic than a bird landing on the branch of a snow-laden tree

Card Hunter - Free (PC, Browser)


http://www.cardhunter.com/

It's a F2P Browser-Based TBS game with some CCG elements thrown in. It's presented as if you are playing a tabletop RPG, which seems to be a recent trend. I think this is the third game that I've seen do that this year. Overall it's solid fun. Not sure if I want to sink money into it (like most F2P games, I find myself wishing I could pay once and have everything).

Chess the Gathering - Currently Free (PC)


http://ctg.misfitsattic.com/instructions

Chess the Gathering is a mix of Chess and Magic the Gathering. Boards are currently made up of “rooms” which are chess boards (8x8). MP only, and players start with 2 “twins” which are essentially kings. If either twin dies the players lose. Each player has a hand of cards which they use to spawn creatures on the board, and cast spells on them to change their behavior. If you want in, post in the thread so someone can invite you.

Cloud Face - Free alpha (PC, Browser)


https://googledrive.com/host/0ByoRKl...kzTEE/Web.html

Watch out for exploding cats! And continue with reckless optimism set to the best game song of the year, by Calum Bowen.

Crow - $7,99 (PC, iOS, Mac)


http://www.desura.com/games/crow

Crow is the critically acclaimed, story-driven action-adventure developed by Sunside. Combining unique exploration, combat, and game mechanics, Crow takes the player on an exciting journey to faraway lands where an ancient battle is unfolding. Your choices will forever alter the course of this world. Will you Curse your foes or Spare them and risk the consequences?

DeCalc - Free Demo/ $2,49 (PC, Mac, Linux)


http://www.desura.com/games/decalc

This wont appeal to many people I guess, but its a mathematics puzzle game! You get the result and need to arrange the numbers to account for the result you are given. I can imagine this to be surprisingly addicting. Free 20 level demo if someone feels like checking it out.

Defenders Quest - Free Demo/ $14,99 (PC, Mac, Linux)


http://www.defendersquest.com/

Defender's Quest is a fun, fast-paced Tower Defense / RPG that cuts out the fluff. The mechanics (stats & whatnot) are all on display so it caters a bit more to the hardcore TD fan. Overall, the developer's love of the genre really shines through and I think that puts the game over the top.

Dysfunctional Systems: Learning to Manage Chaos - $3,99 (PC, Mac, Linux)


http://www.desura.com/games/dysfunct...o-manage-chaos

Dysfunctional Systems is an episodic visual novel chronicling the life of Winter Harrison. Having long become comfortable with her utopian society, Winter is surprised to learn that there are other worlds in other planes of existence.

Evilot - $1,99 (PC, Linux)


http://www.desura.com/games/evilot

You're looking at a lane-style (ala Plants vs. Zombies) Tower Defense title that mashes in Triple Town-like elements where you can line up similar units to morph them into more powerful units. It's a ridonkulous amount of fun. I've only played the first 9 levels so far, but if it holds up I'll probably make an OT for it.

Expeditions: Conquistador - $19,99 (PC, Mac, Linux)


http://conquistadorthegame.com/buy-the-game/

A debut SRPG of sorts from Danish outfit Logic Artists set within the heyday of the Spanish conquistadors, featuring tactical roleplaying game with a touch of strategic resource management and a pinch of choose-your-own-adventure. Conquistador is set in a rarely visited part of history which is rife with mystery, political intrigue, and good old-fashioned violence. In short, it has been described as Pirates meets Jagged Alliance. Thumbs up.

Fleish & Cherry in "Crazy Hotel" - Free Alpha Demo (PC, Mac, Linux)


http://red-little-house.tumblr.com/
Download Links

Adventure game based on 1930's black and white cartoons that reverses the damsel in distress trope. Super charming style, definitely check out the demo.

Futuridium - Free (PC, Mac)


http://www.futuridium.com/

Futuridium EP is a retro fast paced shoot’em up with a modern twist, that was inspired by one of the greatest 8bit shoot’em up of all time, Uridium by Andrew Braybrook.The gameplay is heavily score based, you can gain big multiplier destroying cubes and chain cubes together to get huge score boost.

Glob - Free (PC)


Link

2D reflex based platforming game. The screenshot might not look like much, but I highly recommend checking out the video on Desura of someone playing this game how its meant to be played. You cant help but be awed a little. If possible, I suggest using the 360 controller for... obvious reasons.

Gods will be watching - Free (PC, Browser)


Link

Fantastic and short (depending on you survival skills) survival sim that also came out of this years Ludum Dare. They are working on a sequel and I highly recommend checking the free Browser version out to know why a fully realized sequel could be all kinds of awesome.

Hypersuper Cannon - Free (PC, Linux)


Link

Another fancy retro style game, but this is a) free and b) supposedly very hard. Havent tried it yet, but apparently you guide projectiles with your main ship thing to destroy the enemies.

Inverto - Free (PC, Mac, Linux)


Link

"Inverto" was born as a result of physical tests and experiments and inspired by Maurits Escher's work "Relativity", or to be more precise by it's famous Portal parody . During development game gained more linear level structure and parkour-like feel

Knights of Pen & Paper - $9,99 (PC, Mac, iOS, Android)


Link

Set out on a grand adventure in this turn-based, retro style, pixel-art RPG, inspired by the great titles of the 90's. Take on the roles of in-game players taking on the roles of their characters in a traditional pen and paper RPG session in the ultimate meta roleplaying experience.

Lair of the Madhat - Free (PC)


Link

Reminiscent of the Diablo and Gauntlet style dungeon crawler games, this is a small and free hack & slash game about 3 friends and their quest for an unknown treasure. Coop play possible.

Leisure Suit Larry: Reloaded - $19,99 (PC, Mac, Linux)


Link

The grandfather of all and original laffer gaffer is back. A remake of the first entry into the Leisure Suit Larry series, made possible via Kickstarter.

Magrunner - $19,99 (PC)


Link

Equipped with your Magtech glove, you must harness the ability to magnetically polarize and manipulate objects in the environment to survive and surpass challenging puzzles. Your reflexes and ingenuity will be pushed to their limits as you make your way through 40+ immense and dangerous levels, including high-tech training rooms and the endless chasms of the lost cosmos, on a path to confront the horrendous creatures of Cthulhu!

Odallus: The Dark Call - Free Demo (PC)


Link

Odallus is a NES inspired exploration game by the guys who made the fantastic Oniken with lots of action. It will be divided in stages, but there is no one-way-only in Odallus and levels have many paths, including to other levels. However, all paths in Odallus are infested by dangers and demons to which Haggis must be always watchful. Demo here: http://www.youtube.com/redirect?q=ht...AxMzcyNjAwNDE5 Its funding is currently being secured on Indiegogo: http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/odallus-the-dark-call

On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness 4 - $4,99 (PC)


Link

Next RPG entry from Zeboyd, everyones favourite retro RPG maker. The new game expands considerably on its predecessor in size, scope and gameplay. Create the ultimate fighting force by recruiting bizarre, occasionally disgusting monsters and teaming them up with the best trainer for the job!

Polygon Storm - $1,99 (PC, Mac, Linux)


Link

Simple "evade the enemies" highscore game. Might have screwed up balance though if its too easy to just play for 3 hours straight. Unfortunate it doesnt have a demo.

Primordia - $9,99 (PC)


Link

Supposedly the best adventure published by Wadjet Eye Studios (the guys behind the Blackwell games and more). Havent checked it out yet, but the word on the street seems to suggest I should do that this month.

Projekt W - Phase 2 - Free (PC, Linux)


Link

Woah. WOAH. Has some rather low scores, but I see a ton of stuff I am interested in in that trailer.A turn-based strategy game set in the not-so-distant future.Definitely checking that out.

Retroverse - Free (PC)


Link

A 2D action adventure game with rogue-like elements for Windows where you escape a prison while collecting gems, killing guards, acquiring powerups, and saving other prisoners along the way. FULL 360 CONTROLLER INTEGRATION! SINGLE PLAYER or TWO PLAYER COOPERATIVE!

Rooks Keep - Free Demo/ $14,99 (PC)


Link

Rooks Keep is a PC based, fantasy melee deathmatch/arena game. Best described as "UT with swords", players will battle it out in a selection of game-modes, across a variery of maps. Demo is available here: http://www.indiedb.com/games/rooks-k...ooks-keep-demo

Sang-Froid - $14,99 (PC)


Link

Combining action and strategy in a unique way, Sang-Froid: Tales of Werewolves transports you into an epic folktale co-written with best-selling Canadian author Bryan Perro (Amos Daragon, Wariwulf), in which two feuding brothers will have to put aside their differences to save their sister, who is pursued by the Devil himself! Only your wits and the ability to combine ingenious traps to setup deadly ambushes will give you a chance to see the sun rise again on your frozen piece of forest...

Scrolls - $20 for the Beta (PC, Mac)


Link

Scrolls is a multiplayer trading card / strategy game created by Mojang, the company behind Minecraft.Players familiar with card games will find many elements they already know, but Scrolls brings some elements from board games to the table.

Skies - $2,99 (PC)


Link

Top Down shooting game with a freely explorable overworld in which you hunt bandits, upgrade your ship and trade goods. Its a decent game and time waster, but if it doesnt work when downloaded from the Desura program, try downloading it via the Desura website, since apparently it might install a needed framework that way (after which the Desura program version should work too).

Soundodger - Free (PC, Browser)


Link

It's a rhythm shmup where bullets fly out to the music and you have to dodge them. There's also a mechanic that slows everything down to help with maneuvering around but using it lowers your score. It features some fantastic music and includes a song by Disasterpiece.

Spacemen Sparkles - $1,99 (PC)


Link

Bullet Twinstick shooter hell with minimal graphics. Apparently very challenging and rather inexpensive.

Splatter - $9,99 (PC)


Link

Top down survival action game. You’re standing alone amongst the inhabitants of a modern city which suddenly took a turn for the apocalypse. Play an intriguing story line, upgrade your weapons, fight bosses, drive vehicles, meet other characters, and use light to survive. Humanity isn’t exactly worth saving, but you might end up doing it anyways.

SpyParty - $15 for OpenBeta (PC)


http://www.spyparty.com/beta/]Link

SpyParty finally entered OpenBeta! Its an asymmetric multiplayer espionage game, dealing with the subtlety of human behavior, character, personality, and social mores, instead of the usual spy game explosions and car chases.

Storm - $9,99 (PC)


Link

Embrace the subtleties and strengths of nature to move a broken branch, fill a small pond or make snow fall to solve puzzles and create natural paths. Take your time and explore nature's nooks or simply enjoy the ambiance as you float, blow and bounce a seed to the perfect place to take root.

Super Splatters - $9,99 (PC, Mac)


Link

Super Splatters challenges players to creatively burst the Splatters against arena walls so that their Splatter juice pours onto explosive fireworks. But beating a level is just the beginning – the Splatters need to put on an amazing performance, too!
Use crazy tricks, link up challenging combos and play with the force of gravity while the cameras are rolling so that you can rise to the top of the rankings on Splatter TV.

Survivor Squad - Free Demo/ $7,99 (PC)


Link

Survivor Squad is a strategy action game where you control a squad of up to four survivors and guide them through a highly randomized world covering your corners and looking for supplies to aid you on your journey.

The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing - $14,99 (PC)


Link

Diablo style loot game. What The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing may lack in replayability it makes up for in competence, enthusiasm and easy charm. The moment to moment slaughter, the deceptively deep levelling and abundance of powerful loot mean it's a difficult game to put down.

The Last Door - Free (PC, Browser)


Link

In Pilot Chapter, our lead character receives a mysterious letter and is compelled to embark on a journey in search of his childhood friend. Finding the clues to his whereabouts, he will unravel the terrible situation in which the inhabitants of the great manor were living, and the truth about his owner.

Too many me - $1,99 (PC, Mac, Linux)


Link

Platforming game in the runner-genre with a few twists. You can create multiple copies of yourself (only one needs to survive) and have some more abilities (double jumps etc). The trailer looks intriguing.

Trap Them - Free Demo/ $3,99 (PC)


Link

A game that I'll probably need to buy, combining BoulderDash with Pacman. You need to trap and kill the enemies and use their movement patterns and falling stones to your advantage. The trailer offers a better explanation.

Will Love Tear Us Apart? - Free (PC, Browser)


Link

Rather pessimistic take on the nature of human relationships inspired by Love Will Tear Us Apart by Joy Division. Free to play in the browser.

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Avorion - PC


http://www.avorion.net/

Randomly generated space sandbox, featuring almost endless galaxy to explore.

Backspace - PC, Mac, Linux, iOS, Android


http://www.megabot.co.uk/

Trapped in hazardous virtual reality; solve puzzles and fight your way out through hordes of enemies in Super Stardust HD style.

One of those games you don't really want to spoil by explaining what happens, but if you liked Candy Box then you'll probably dig A Dark Room, though it has a more cohesive and interesting story than CB. You can probably complete it in less than a day, but it will require multiple playthroughs to see everything.

Beat Beat Shooter - Win, Mac, Linux, iOS, Android


http://missingdragonfly.com/

2d rhythm shmup Beat Beat Shooter still in development. Here is a trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=URLiL...ature=youtu.be

Bewilder House - PC


http://juliengratz.com/free-extensions/bewilder-house-trailers

Puzzle game set in a funhouse that toys with player's perception. If you are afraid of clowns - do not look forward to this game, seriously.

Blackwell Epihany - PC


http://www.wadjeteyegames.com/

The next entry into the Blackwell series. A fantastic adventure game series with witty dialogues, interesting puzzles and clever mechanics. If you dont know them yet, I definitely recommend trying out the first entry in the series.

Century - ???


http://forums.tigsource.com/index.php?topic=33475.0

Century is a tale of sleeping machines. It takes place in an ancient tangled city of constructed organics.

Dwarf Corp - ???


http://forums.tigsource.com/index.php?topic=28001.0

DwarfCorp is a real time procedurally generated strategy game heavily inspired by dwarf fortress, dungeon keeper, and minecraft.

Eastward Quest - PC


http://forums.tigsource.com/index.php?topic=33206.0

Action RPG where you always move east. Only victory can stop you - or death.

Energy Hook - PC


http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/.../energy-hook-0

It looks like a Spider-Man mixed with Tony Hawk games, actually it's being made by the creator of Spider-Man 2 - the well-received one, he worked on Tony Hawk series as well:D Oh, and there's a jetpack.

Every time my time - ???


http://forums.tigsource.com/index.php?topic=34162.0

It is an adventure game with an open world. But the puzzles in the game will not be very much and instead would focus on the exploration of the world.

Fractured State - PLAT


http://fracturedstate.net/about/

Fractured State is a Real Time Strategy game. It chronicles a civil war between Laperia to the south and Kalen to the North.

GhostPatrol Inc. - PC, Mac, Linux


http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/...ostcontrol-inc

Build your team of ghost hunters in a witty business simulation paired with strategic battles.

GoD Factory: Wingmen - PC


http://ninedotsstudio.com/

Wow, check the amazing ships' design. Multiplayer space combat sim.

Kingdoms Rise - PC


http://www.flyleapstudios.com/kingdomsrise/

Kingdoms Rise is a multiplayer 3rd person action game for PC, focused on bringing you intense and cinematic sword duels in a competitive PvP environment, players compete in tournaments alone or as small teams.

Liege - PC, Mac, iOS, Android


http://www.codagames.com/liege/

Liege is a party-based, tactical role-playing game, an interactive epic about ordinary people like us, placed in fantastic, larger-than-life circumstances. In equally vague terms, it’s a game about family, power, love, death, and other way serious, totally heavy things.

Lodestar: Stygian Skies - PC, Linux, Mac


https://lodestargame.com/home

Balls in space. Plot driven Sci-Fi voxel RPG, full of ambitious features, that I hope won't be cut from the final game.

Lotus - ???


http://forums.tigsource.com/index.php?topic=33930.0

Basically, Lotus will be a collection of interactive music toys which harnesses the groovitude of motion sensor equipment to allow users to jam and create badass tunes.I am collaborating with the awesome sound designer scntfc, who worked on Sword&Sworcery as well as other amazing things.

Morphopolis - ???


http://mcro.org/morphopolis/

Morphopolis is a game about transformation and discovery. Inspired by Botanicula and The Tiny Bang Story, Morphopolis takes the player through a lucid and fantastical insect world in a hidden object adventure.

Murias - PC


http://forums.tigsource.com/index.php?topic=33529.0

Pixelated pyramids in an adventure game with a strong emphasis on atmosphere, sense of place and puzzle solving, in addition to some mild platforming.

One Way Trip - PC


https://twitter.com/mfrauenhofer

Action-RPG by the guy who made Demon Chick.

Papercade - ???


http://www.papercade.com/

From what I see comparison to Little Big Planet is not that far off. Players create virtual worlds and games out of paper, cardboard and pieces of their lives.

Permutation Racer - ???


http://www.nullpointer.co.uk/content/

Rad loooking racing game. The screen I've found and put here is quite old - the dev posted a youtube video instead: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SYVropr8hTk

Project Prisma - Win/Mac


https://twitter.com/Project_Prisma

Challenging 2.5D sidescrolling platformer, where you can modify physical properties of the world, which gives you different abilities, like being able to run faster, jump higher, etc.

Pulse of the Labyrinth - PC


http://forums.tigsource.com/index.php?topic=18449.0

The game's focus is on environmental puzzle solving, atmosphere, and exploration. The goal is to make the game's world interesting enough to entice players to want to explore, so we plan on having quite a few paths, secret areas and unlockable abilities. It will play similar to a 2d metroidvania game.

Regret - ???


http://revengegames.tumblr.com/

Side-scrolling horror adventure game about a boy named Keenan and his fox companion Curo set in a world where reality starts to mix with dreams.

Routine - ???


http://routinegame.com/

Routine is a first person horror exploration game set on an abandoned Moon base. Your job is to find enough data to uncover the truth behind the strange disappearance of everyone stationed on the Lunar Research Station. Also interesting to note is that there are no health packs or multiple lives, in Routine there is a Perma death system.

Sarcia - ???


http://www.sarcia.net/

Enigmatic game with beautiful artwork. Experience will be different with every playthrough, changing from player's appearance to the people you meet on your adventure.

Sidescene - PC


https://twitter.com/RAronsson

Forgotten child of Resident Evil and Silent Hill – the screen is actually from 1999.

Spaceships - PC


https://twitter.com/increpare

The next new and wacky thing from increpare games.

Stealer - ???


http://forums.tigsource.com/index.php?topic=21119.0

Platformer, with focusing on atmosphere and exploration. We want to make something cinematic and very detailed to describe world of robots completely.

Steam Squad - ???


http://steamsquad.net/

Turn based strategy game set in parallel universe of First World War.

The Coral Cave - ???


http://forums.tigsource.com/index.ph...&topic=33979.0

The Coral Cave is a 2D point & click adventure game (like Machinarium or Broken Sword for example). It will be entirely handmade in watercolors and will feature lots of animations, characters and backgrounds!

The Wild Eternal - PC


http://www.thewildeternal.com/

A first person exploration adventure game about getting lost and finding your way.

Toryansé - PC, Mac, Linux


http://www.toryanse.co.uk/

Toryansé is a graphic adventure game about a woman in the midst of an existential crisis who follows a mysterious stranger she meets on the train home.

Volgarr the Viking - PC


http://www.volgarrtheviking.com/

Does anyone remember Super Ghouls & Ghosts, Rastan and Castle Vania? Of course you do and so do the developers from Crazy Viking Studios. These three games are where they are drawing a lot of their inspiration from. I say inspiration because Volgarr the Viking really does feel like a labor of love.

Waker - ???


http://forums.tigsource.com/index.php?topic=30644.0

The game consists of working in your office, falling asleep, exploring the dream world and interacting with its inhabitants (meaning dialogue trees galore), getting killed by something and waking up, and then falling asleep again. The primary focus of the game is on its story and character interaction, with a sprinkling of exploration and puzzle solving.

Zirkonia - ???


http://forums.tigsource.com/index.ph...&topic=31063.0

Classic turn-based tactical RPG.You control a small party of heroes on a grid and try to defeat the enemies strategically before you pip out. It's extremely important to keep an overview of the field. That's why the positioning of your characters is decisive to sidestep traps or prepare your own ambushes.

Zombygon - PLAT


http://zombygon.com/

Mix of an adventure game and a top down survival shooter, designed as a multiplayer experience - Co-op or PvP.

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And thread is open.
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Originally Posted by Messofanego

xXx ClOuDfAcE xXx $$$ SICK MONTAGE [MLG] £ 420



Cloudface!

Dat power of the cloud in action.
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Good work on this thread, currently loving Rouge Legacy right now!!!
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Mister Hammond, I think we're back in business!
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Originally Posted by THE NO LIFE KING

Good work on this thread, currently loving Rouge Legacy right now!!!

Yeah, fantastic game. No doubt. I am highly impressed at how they made a procedurally generated game NOT feel repetive through the changing characters and skills + game play progress unlocks and huge amount of different room combinations.
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Bought and played through both Rogue Legacy and Dust in June, blown away by both of them.

Can't wait for more indie games.
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Originally Posted by THE NO LIFE KING

Good work on this thread, currently loving Rouge Legacy right now!!!

I've played a lot of makeup games but they don't come better than Rouge Legacy
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Originally Posted by timetokill

I've played a lot of makeup games but they don't come better than Rouge Legacy

Didnt like the motion controls in the Wii and Kinect versions though.
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Last months thread had more heavy hitters, but there are still quite a few interesting games this month that I am eager to check out.
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I just got stung by bees how do I fix my eye?

EDIT: sorry wrong thread
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I always look forward to these threads!
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I hope Teleglitch's new version comes out soon. I read up a bunch on it and got so stoked to play and now it's being put out by Paradox on Steam with no way to buy the original anymore.

EDIT: Spoke too soon, looks like it's up on Desura still but I don't know if you'll have a steam redeemable key if I buy it through there.
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Originally Posted by llamarawk

I just got stung by bees how do I fix my eye?

EDIT: sorry wrong thread

Medicin from Nooks Cranny (or whatever its now called), but you need to have the first upgrade. Or save, quit, restart.

*answers you regardless of posting in the wrong thread*
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Originally Posted by CheesecakeRecipe

I hope Teleglitch's new version comes out soon. I read up a bunch on it and got so stoked to play and now it's being put out by Paradox on Steam with no way to buy the original anymore.

What? They took the old one completely offline?

Also, what are the new features?
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I forgot to vote for June but my favorite is Soundodger. It's become one of my favorite games of the year. And I need to check out Cloud Face ASAP.
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Originally Posted by Toma

What? They took the old one completely offline?

Also, what are the new features?

Looks like the DRM-free copy from the devs' site is gone but you can still buy from Desura.

New features:

The Die More Edition also includes new branching bonus levels, such as the Robotic Hardware Assembly, the Damage Statistics Department, and Unstable Product Reconfiguration. Players will have access to new items and weapons in order to survive, plus new story content above and beyond those included in the original indie hit – along with smarter, deadlier enemy AI to prevent players from ever seeing it.

Teleglitch: Die More Edition features:
10 procedurally generated levels, different every time you play
Over 20 types of deadly, relentless enemies
Dozens of weapons and items, which can be crafted and combined into improvised tools and deadly devices
A sinister plot to be unraveled within the twisting corridors of the Militech facility
The constant threat of swift, permanent death to keep players on edge

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And just to present the new media corner in case people dont read the whole OP:

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| 5. Indie Media Corner |
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I noticed there are a few noteworthy, and relatively unknown, projects that deserve a shoutout here because I feel that they share a common interest with the people in this thread. I talked to the guy from Pixabyte and MetaVendetta and both are very enthusiastic about the things they love and figured you might appreciate the shoutout as well. If you enjoy anything here or want to give feedback, let these guys know via their websites or also here in this thread. If you appreciate something, let people know. A heads up can sometimes very valuable.


This is a monthly podcast series that presents notable Indie Game soundtracks. A likeable host and guests, a fantastic track selection, interesting discussions and a focus for Indies will make this one a mainstay in my monthly threads.

Episode 2: Levels
[Bit Trip Runner, Dust: An Elysian Tail, Minecraft, Bastion, Hotline Miami, FEZ: Side F, Mass Effect 2]


These guys worked on a weekly YT video series that will present the newest Indie Game releases with small gameplay clips, impressions and anything important you might need to know. Definitely a great way to get an overview of recent releases and hopefully another mainstay for this Media Corner.

Indie Releases: 6.29.13
[Joe Danger 1/2, Crow, Pool Nation, Hotline Miami PS3/Vita, Chompy Chomp Chomp, Lucid, The Grave Digger, Motorbike, Super Splatters, Neverending Motion - Full Darkness, Rogue Legacy, Legends of Dawn, Storm, Chronicles of Dark Lord: Tides of Fate, Gun Monkeys, Doodle Jump for Kinect, Voyage to Farland, Dysfunctional Systems]

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I'm having quite a blast exploring and experimenting with an early build of Bokida – you can play it here for free. I've just created moving bullet train and crashed it into big structure I built earlier. Can't wait to see what kind of game the project will evolve to.

The Hits.Playtime contest might be coming to an end, but it's far from over for Bokida. We still have a ton of work to do ! We need to optimize our source code and assets in order to give maximum leeway to the player. And, what's even more important is that we still have to implement many of the game's key elements : The narrative and its progression, that involves dark obelisks in reuniting the dark and the light stars; but also player progression, with progressive unlocking of extended capabilities (e.g. a limited number of available cubes to plop).



and a video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...&v=9wJevMZm0Os
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The first expansion for Sword of the Stars: The Pit , entitled "Mindgames' , will be released tomorrow July 1st on GoG/Steam/etc.

http://sots-thepit.com/the-pit-mindg...ased-july-1st/

Cerberus is on its own for this release (just like they were with The Pit) and I thought that the base game was excellent if you are a fan of authentic roguelike games.
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Originally Posted by Toma

Energy Hook - PC

http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/.../energy-hook-0

It looks like a Spider-Man mixed with Tony Hawk games, actually it's being made by the creator of Spider-Man 2 - the well-received one, he worked on Tony Hawk series as well:D Oh, and there's a jetpack.


A new game from the creator of Spiderman 2? Looks like it could be the good version of that Bionic Commando reboot. That $1 funding goal is hilarious.
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Originally Posted by Fragamemnon

The first expansion for Sword of the Stars: The Pit , entitled "Mindgames' , will be released tomorrow July 1st on GoG/Steam/etc.

http://sots-thepit.com/the-pit-mindg...ased-july-1st/

Cerberus is on its own for this release (just like they were with The Pit) and I thought that the base game was excellent if you are a fan of authentic roguelike games.

People should always post the features when announcing stuff like that. Its the most interesting part :p

FEATURES

· 2 New playable characters; the Human Psion and the Tarka Ranger – the first playable alien character!

· 10 New floors of ancient, evil science add to the challenge!

· New room types, including wide, multi-level biospheres!

· New traps, new weapons, new items, and new recipes!

· New game mechanics, including 28 Psionic Powers!

· New Psionic enemies to fight, drawn from the Sword of the Stars universe!

· 2 New Play Modes; “Infinite Mode” as well as “Seriously? Mode”, for those players that find “Insane Mode” isn’t insane enough!

· Expanded meta-game aspects, including the ability to “bank” XP and spare items from one session and start the next run of the game on a deeper level, using your “banked” equipment.

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ARGH so trapped in Rogue Legacy, must play more, but reading through it's thread makes me feel a bit slow... Been taking my time and exploring and enjoying it, and the guys in there are finishing NG+++ or something ridiculous.

Anyway, glad to see it and Dust get high places in the voting list, though I would've liked to see Chasm up there as well haha. Now time for a bunch of new games to try out!

Already played some Blade Symphony but it gets really hard to play if you get bad ping or paired against someone with bad ping. Otherwise quite fun with somewhat deep combat mechanics, even if they don't always feel completely fluid. Definitely a game to play with friends while trash-talking over Skype/vent/TS.
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Originally Posted by Raxum

ARGH so trapped in Rogue Legacy, must play more, but reading through it's thread makes me feel a bit slow... Been taking my time and exploring and enjoying it, and the guys in there are finishing NG+++ or something ridiculous.

Anyway, glad to see it and Dust get high places in the voting list, though I would've liked to see Chasm up there as well haha. Now time for a bunch of new games to try out!

Already played some Blade Symphony but it gets really hard to play if you get bad ping or paired against someone with bad ping. Otherwise quite fun with somewhat deep combat mechanics, even if they don't always feel completely fluid. Definitely a game to play with friends while trash-talking over Skype/vent/TS.

I know that feeling. I kinda feel like rushing the game too, but I feel like I am casually strolling around compared to another friend or the gaf thread regulars.

But yeah, its crazily good. Really hope they plan on adding more content via DLC. I mean there is a ton of stuff you could potentially add with skills, biomes and such.
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oh Dust is out on Steam, I promised to buy it as soon as it comes to PC
also thanks for the thread (and links to the older threads), I was just looking through the Steam shop games list for something to play
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Originally Posted by Hasardeur

oh Dust is out on Steam, I promised to buy it as soon as it comes to PC
also thanks for the thread (and links to the older threads), I was just looking through the Steam shop games list for something to play

If you need any further suggestions, feel free to ask again.
Also, you could try that program in the OP (if you are on Win7/Vista) to check for all the Indies we covered in these threads so far, including impressions and average scores by us. We need some more people using/testing it to create our impressions database anyway.
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Just finished Larry Reloaded. It was... Larry...

The game itself was good. The controls were fine and the background art looks amazing. The music sounds really nice and I love the big band vibe it has, but there's one really bad thing about the game and that is the character art and the way the characters animate. They look like really cheap drawn 'sketches' that aren't anywhere near finished (especially compared to the beautiful backgrounds) and the animations feel like really bad flash animations.

I guess the game is great for the people who love the Larry series and it's worth to play it, but if you're not familiar with the game or not too fond of point & click adventures; don't get it. Not at the $20 price tag at least.
KillerTravis
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Why is even this thread ignoring this game? http://www.neogaf.com/forum/showthread.php?t=609021

I really think it deserves more attention.
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Originally Posted by -GJ-

Just finished Larry Reloaded. It was... Larry...

The game itself was good. The controls were fine and the background art looks amazing. The music sounds really nice and I love the big band vibe it has, but there's one really bad thing about the game and that is the character art and the way the characters animate. They look like really cheap drawn 'sketches' that aren't anywhere near finished (especially compared to the beautiful backgrounds) and the animations feel like really bad flash animations.

I guess the game is great for the people who love the Larry series and it's worth to play it, but if you're not familiar with the game or not too fond of point & click adventures; don't get it. Not at the $20 price tag at least.

I feared that might have been an issue. I wasnt too convinced from videos either, but I guess you get what you pay for if you make rather low budget video games (600k isnt all that much for professional game programming/publishing).
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Originally Posted by KillerTravis

Why is even this thread ignoring this game? http://www.neogaf.com/forum/showthread.php?t=609021

I really think it deserves more attention.

Why are you not checking our threads before complaining about us?
http://www.neogaf.com/forum/showthread.php?t=532236

It got even voted 4th for the OP of the may thread. Fantastic game and you'd have known about it a few months earlier if you would have ignored us :p
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Originally Posted by Toma

I feared that might have been an issue. I wasnt too convinced from videos either, but I guess you get what you pay for if you make rather low budget video games (600k isnt all that much for professional game programming/publishing).

Yeah it's kinda sad actually. Especially when you see the amazingly drawn close-ups of some of the characters (kinda NSFW) and the beautiful background art. I wonder what kind of budget the Monkey Island remakes had, because those animations and character designs were way better.
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Originally Posted by Toma

Why are you not checking our threads before complaining about us?
http://www.neogaf.com/forum/showthread.php?t=532236

Fantastic game and you'd have known about it a few months earlier if you'd stayed with us :p

There it is! Yeah it's quite good.
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Originally Posted by Toma

If you need any further suggestions, feel free to ask again.
Also, you could try that program in the OP (if you are on Win7/Vista) to check for all the Indies we covered in these threads so far, including impressions and average scores by us. We need some more people using/testing it to create our impressions database anyway.

ha thanks I'm covered for now, just purchased Dust and Rogue Legacy
I'll give the voting software a try, already played and completed one of the game released this month (Defender's Quest) back in Alpha
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Great thread as always, Toma. Will update the Steam stuff in the morning.
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Avast seems to think that the Rogue Legacy demo includes 'Decompression bombs' :/

Am I safe to continue?
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Originally Posted by woo and indeed hoo

Avast seems to think that the Rogue Legacy demo includes 'Decompression bombs' :/

Am I safe to continue?

We had at least a dozen people in this thread downloading and playing the demo found here:
http://www.cellardoorgames.com/roguelegacy.html

And no ones PC exploded just yet ;)
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Originally Posted by Toma

We had at least a dozen people in this thread downloading and playing the demo found here:
http://www.cellardoorgames.com/roguelegacy.html

And no ones PC exploded just yet ;)

Thanks :). I'll download it from there instead!

EDIT - that link went straight to where I had already downloaded the demo from so I extracted it, installed it and re-booted my pc and all appears to be well. Hurrar!
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Super useful thread.

Nice to see Blade Symphony hit beta. I've been watching some of their YouTube dev diaries and I love their dedication and openness. I never played Jedi Knight II but it looks like it might appeal to that sort of audience.
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Valdis Story finally made its way to Greenlight.

There's a demo linked there.

I've played the game for the last 30 minutes and it definitely feels like one of the best "metroidvanias" I've ever played.

I would be very surprised if this didn't get put on Steam. It's surprising to see this going through Greenlight since they Endless Fluff Games already has a game there.
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Wonderful OP as usual.
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Originally Posted by Rayge

Valdis Story finally made its way to Greenlight.

There's a demo linked there.

I've played the game for the last 30 minutes and it definitely feels like one of the best "metroidvanias" I've ever played.

I would be very surprised if this didn't get put on Steam. It's surprising to see this going through Greenlight since they Endless Fluff Games already has a game there.

oh hey I kickstarted it, great news
btw, does anyone know when The Banner Saga (the main game) is going to be released?
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Soundtrack recommendation: THE BINDING OF ISAAC



Composer: Danny Baranowsky
Length: 112:27

Presumably it'll be suggested more than once, but for me BINDING OF ISAAC is the first that comes to mind.

LINK TO SOUNDTRACK:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VJNQ...A736FC282F9FA4

The soundtrack works for me on a number of levels -- it's instantly recognizable, yet it doesn't overshadow the game itself (if that makes sense). It seamlessly adds suspense to the game. Stylistically, the music covers a number of thematic elements -- terror, inspiration, childlike innocence, etc. In other words, one moment it's creepy and dark, and then you're filled with emotion like you're riding into battle hearing music from Conan. It captures the world fairly well and feels in many ways like early Danny Elfman stuff with a twist. It's epic without being pretenious.

FAVORITE TRACK:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FwbK...A736FC282F9FA4
(SACRIFICIAL - Good representative of the themes/styles, has another version on the OST that's more traditionally old school sounding)

BUY IT HERE: (99 cents)
http://dbsoundworks.bandcamp.com/alb...ing-of-isaac-2

EDIT:
Here's a link to GAF's 2011 OST thread which has some excellent suggestions and links:
http://www.neogaf.com/forum/showthread.php?t=457163
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Originally Posted by Cth

Soundtrack recommendation: THE BINDING OF ISAAC



Composer: Danny Baranowsky
Length: 112:27

Presumably it'll be suggested more than once, but for me BINDING OF ISAAC is the first that comes to mind.

LINK TO SOUNDTRACK:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VJNQ...A736FC282F9FA4

The soundtrack works for me on a number of levels -- it's instantly recognizable, yet it doesn't overshadow the game itself (if that makes sense). It seamlessly adds suspense to the game. Stylistically, the music covers a number of thematic elements -- terror, inspiration, childlike innocence, etc. In other words, one moment it's creepy and dark, and then you're filled with emotion like you're riding into battle hearing music from Conan. It captures the world fairly well and feels in many ways like early Danny Elfman stuff with a twist. It's epic without being pretenious.

FAVORITE TRACK:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FwbK...A736FC282F9FA4
(SACRIFICIAL - Good representative of the themes/styles, has another version on the OST that's more traditionally old school sounding)

BUY IT HERE: (99 cents)
http://dbsoundworks.bandcamp.com/alb...ing-of-isaac-2

EDIT:
Here's a link to GAF's 2011 OST thread which has some excellent suggestions and links:
http://www.neogaf.com/forum/showthread.php?t=457163

Now that was a perfect contest entry post.
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Thanks a lot for the mention of Beat Beat Shooter, Toma! I noticed that you didn't mention the platforms for the game, I'm guessing I may have not mentioned them before :) but the game is for both Desktop (Windows/Linux/Mac) and Mobile (Android/iOS) platforms.

Also, for anyone that's interested we are going to be posting updates for the game on indiedb and tumblr, also tumblr posts should soon be directly displayed on our main website if you don't want to use tumblr (http://missingdragonfly.com). On that note we just wrote some days ago about the gameplay mechanics of Beat Beat Shooter on indiedb: http://www.indiedb.com/games/beat-be...play-mechanics, will follow with another video soon and hopefully an alpha demo!
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Originally Posted by Miutsu

Thanks a lot for the mention of Beat Beat Shooter, Toma! I noticed that you didn't mention the platforms for the game, I'm guessing I may have not mentioned them before :) but the game is for both Desktop (Windows/Linux/Mac) and Mobile (Android/iOS) platforms.

Also, for anyone that's interested we are going to be posting updates for the game on indiedb and tumblr, also tumblr posts should soon be directly displayed on our main website if you don't want to use tumblr (http://missingdragonfly.com). On that note we just wrote some days ago about the gameplay mechanics of Beat Beat Shooter on indiedb: http://www.indiedb.com/games/beat-be...play-mechanics, will follow with another video soon and hopefully an alpha demo!

Corrected! Its really hard to find that information sometimes, so especially the future section has lots of unresolved platforms. Thanks for posting though :) Feel free to post again here if you have anything interesting to show (screenshots, videos, alpha gameplay, demo etc) if you dont plan on updating us once every day ;)
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Originally Posted by Toma

Corrected! Its really hard to find that information sometimes, so especially the future section has lots of unresolved platforms. Thanks for posting though :) Feel free to post again here if you have anything interesting to show (screenshots, videos, alpha gameplay, demo etc) if you dont plan on updating us once every day ;)

Yeah, you have done a superb job with the threads already and with that many games I know its hard to track down all the details. Will take your suggestion and post the updates as they come! And don't worry I actually wish there were stuff to update everyday but as always time/job/life gets in the way of game dev ;)

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