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What if a Friendly Game of Golf, But You're a...Gun?

Leave your clubs at home, folks.
Natalie Watson
3.22.19
Adventure Games

This Frog Detective Game is Great Small-Scale Comedy

'The Haunted Island: A Frog Detective Game' is sweet, funny, and frustration-free.
Danielle Riendeau
11.28.18
Postscript

Can a Video Game Make You Belatedly Appreciate Brutalism?

'Fugue In Void' is a hard-edged game about Brutalism and inescapable architectural detail.
Cameron Kunzelman
7.27.18
HORROR

'Paratopic' Turned My Nightmares into a PS1-Era Horror Game

'Paratopic' is an indie horror game that looks like it came out on a corrupted (or maybe possessed) Playstation 1.
Danielle Riendeau
4.5.18
itch.io

Celebrating Five Years of Indie Games on Itch.io

A few of my favorite games from Itch.io, the five-year-old indie platform.
Danielle Riendeau
3.5.18
Black Lodge

Let’s Rock: David Lynch Teaches Typing in This New Game

‘David Lynch Teaches Typing’ will shape your future.
Matthew Gault
2.28.18
tech

'Jehovah's Witness Simulator 2018' Gives a Candid Glance at an Insular World

This game only needs four minutes to make you uncomfortable.
Matthew Gault
2.23.18
open thread

Damn, I Really Like Pressing Buttons In Video Games

There’s a certain satisfaction in games that are all about turning knobs and hitting buttons. Not on a controller, on a screen.
Danielle Riendeau
2.13.18
Independent Games

A Game That Uses PS1 Visuals to Tell a Story About Asian American Identity

'All Our Asias' is an expressive game about memory, identity, and the power of intelligent abstraction.
Danielle Riendeau
2.9.18
Sexy Games

'WarioWare' Meets Pornhub in a Game About Pixelated Sex

Get off using only your arrow keys.
Samantha Cole
1.17.18
free play

In This Cold, Your Only Hope Is Staying Close to the Fire

'A Very Warm Fire' speaks directly to the real-life survival instincts during the bomb cyclone.
Cameron Kunzelman
1.8.18
free play

This Planet Wants You To Improve It, but It Won't Like Anything You Do

Will 'This Little Planet' ever be perfect? It's a hard ask.
Jordan Mallory
12.18.17
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