A few of my favorite games from Itch.io, the five-year-old indie platform.
How 'Doki Doki Literature Club' fits into—and complicates—the visual novel genre.
'A Very Warm Fire' speaks directly to the real-life survival instincts during the bomb cyclone.
Will 'This Little Planet' ever be perfect? It's a hard ask.
Take that lunch hour museum visit you keep pretending you’re going to do.
'Healthy Breakfast is a little bit 'Jazzpunk' but a whole lot weirder.
'Bun Snap' requires you to have razor sharp powers of observation... for cute bunnies.
‘GirlJail’ is a game about romantic arson and bullet hell.
‘Crisp Ricies’ invites you to play a fun game, and also contemplate the horrors of the food chain.
'Shrine for the gods of lost things' is a potent, pint-sized meditation on memory.
Elizabeth Sampat's '8 Vignettes from the Tech Industry' is a very real meditation from a woman working in games and tech.
I'd like some more skulls, please!