Entries in 'Indie Games' (39)

Microsoft: Don't expect indies on Xbox One until early 2014

Microsoft: Don't expect indies on Xbox One until early 2014

Microsoft doesn't expect to see much of an indie game presence on Xbox One until sometime early next year.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 24th 2013 at 12:15AM in News
Critically acclaimed indie Gone Home hits 50,000 units sold

Critically acclaimed indie Gone Home hits 50,000 units sold

Indie studio The Fullbright Company has announced its debut effort Gone Home has sold 50,000 copies prior to the conclusion of its launch month.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 15th 2013 at 9:45AM in News
Terraria makes mobile debut with iOS launch

Terraria makes mobile debut with iOS launch

Indie hit Terraria has arrived for iOS, 505 Games has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 30th 2013 at 7:41AM in News
Valve approves 100 Greenlight games for Steam

Valve approves 100 Greenlight games for Steam

Valve has approved a stout 100 indie titles for release on Steam through its Greenlight program.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 29th 2013 at 7:25AM in News

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Console-exclusive launch on PS4 for Hotline Miami 2, Volume, Wasteland Kings

Console-exclusive launch on PS4 for Hotline Miami 2, Volume, Wasteland Kings

Sony continued its indie-friendly approach at Gamescom by announcing exclusive partnerships with several prominent indie developers.

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Aug 20th 2013 at 8:47PM in News
Devolver to publish commercial release of Gods Will Be Watching

Devolver to publish commercial release of Gods Will Be Watching

Hotline Miami publisher Devolver Digital has announced a partnership with indie developer Deconstructeam to publish its point-and-click adventure title, Gods Will Be Watching.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 14th 2013 at 8:25AM in News
Phil Fish cancels Fez II due to constant abuse on Twitter

Phil Fish cancels Fez II due to constant abuse on Twitter

Fez creator Phil Fish has announced the cancellation of his title’s recently-revealed sequel, along with his decision to take an indefinite leave of absence from game development.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 29th 2013 at 8:26AM in News
Microsoft confirms indie self-publishing U-turn; 'Every Xbox One a dev kit'

Microsoft confirms indie self-publishing U-turn; 'Every Xbox One a dev kit'

Developers will be allowed to self-publish on Xbox One and every hardware unit sold at retail can be used to develop games, Microsoft has confirmed.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 25th 2013 at 5:30AM in News

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Oddworld creator: It's as if indies on Xbox One don't matter to Microsoft

Oddworld creator: It's as if indies on Xbox One don't matter to Microsoft

Oddworld creator Lorne Lanning has sounded off on Microsoft’s apparent complete obliviousness to the growing indie games market, stating that the company isn’t even acknowledging independent developers like himself on ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 23rd 2013 at 6:45AM in News
Monaco developer calls XBLA sales performance "disappointing"

Monaco developer calls XBLA sales performance "disappointing"

Monaco: What's Yours is Mine developer Andy Schatz has expressed his disappointment in the Xbox Live Arcade sales performance of his title.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 16th 2013 at 3:55AM in News
PS Plus 'massively inflated' Thomas Was Alone audience, says creator

PS Plus 'massively inflated' Thomas Was Alone audience, says creator

Mike Bithell, developer of the award-winning indie game Thomas Was Alone, has shared on his positive experience with Playstation Plus – saying player uptake has been “amazing” since the game’s ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 12th 2013 at 4:50AM in News
Rumour: Microsoft to allow indies to self-publish

Rumour: Microsoft to allow indies to self-publish

Microsoft may be in the midst of revising its policies against self-publishing XBLA games on Xbox 360 and Xbox One.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 12th 2013 at 4:00AM in News

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Linden Lab acquires indie game distributor Desura

Linden Lab acquires indie game distributor Desura

Second Life developer Linden Lab has announced its purchase of indie game digital distribution service Desura.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 11th 2013 at 7:10AM in News
Minecraft moves 11m units on PC

Minecraft moves 11m units on PC

Indie megahit Minecraft has surpassed 11m sales on the game’s original platform.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 26th 2013 at 7:25AM in News