ShinyLoot announces Friday as the start of Side Scroller Weekend, offering discounts of 50% on 17 DRM-free indie side scrolling games. Including the featured sales on Megabyte Punch and The Inner World ShinyLoot is offering 20 games on sale through Sunday. A few of the games featured in this sale include:
Aztaka is an indie throwback to the good old side-scrolling action RPG genre for PC and for the first time ever is also available on the Mac! In this gorgeous hand-painted world you play Huitzilo, heir of the Sun God, able to wield both spear and spell.
In Oddplanet the player will guide a lone little girl through the hostile environments of an alien planet and help her survive. Travel through beautifully painted landscape with electronic, ambient soundtrack to experience the game's breathtaking climate.
The Lunar Pack combines Lunnye Devitsy and Wake in one package. Lunnye Devitsy is the story of an alien who falls from the moon onto a huge mountainside on the planet below. Explore strange locations, aid mysterious characters and find your way home. Wake is the story of an engineer trapped on a sinking ship. Navigate through the ship however you want to find your way to the surface above, but avoid the ship's corrupted security system!
Pe-2 Dive Bomber combines acrade scroller genre and fly-simulator in an universe of World War II. All combat operations in game took place during the Great Patriotic War in east-front theater operation. Each mission in game has real historical event in every month of war.
ShinyLoot fully opened to the public on August 26, 2013 and was founded as the solution to a growing number of high quality, independently developed games falling under the radar. The company is independently owned and operated. ShinyLoot uses a trait-based filter system with nearly two hundred options for PC/Mac/Linux games for to help users get matched to games that best fit their interests. All games are offered worldwide without regional pricing and with no obtrusive forms of DRM. Additionally, ShinyLoot offers Desura and Steam keys on nearly a hundred titles in addition to the regular downloads and an optional download manager for ease of management.