Indie Game Reviewer does what it does best and covers 2010’s most talked about, highly anticipated indie – Super Meat Boy from indie superstar Edmund McMillen and programmer Tommy Refenes. Does it live up to the hype?
Sir Lovelot is a gorgeous precision platformer that’s full of charm but a little light on new and interesting ideas.
Play a bomb-flinging superhero at war with UFOs in Megaton Rainfall. But is this game really the bomb? Read our full review.
Super Hipster Lumberjack by Day Dreamer Games has an interesting premise but fails to build an entertaining game around it. Read more…
Boogey Boy by Goon Studios is a great, randomly generated, endless runner about a character that’s trapped in a nightmare. Can you find a way out? Read more
After Rain: Phoenix pays tribute to Super Meat Boy, perhaps as much for its difficulty as anything, while wrapping it in an intriguing but ultimately untapped sci-fi yarn. Read the full review…
Hyper Light Drifter combines Link to The Past and Super Meat Boy to produce a surreal, punishing experience. Read the review.
INK by ZackBellGames is a challenging 2D platformer that’s inspired by Super Meat Boy and to some extent The Unfinished Swan. Read more…
Spooky Ghosts Dot Com is loaded with cute cats, funny ghosts and some unexpectedly challenging action sequences.
Katana ZERO is visually striking and fun, but it aims to be so much more than that. Read our full review to find out if it succeeds.
Grab your trusty pickaxe and dive into the depths of SteamWorld Dig 2, a platforming game filled with secrets and lies. Actually, just secrets.
Besides our hard-wrought best of the year list, there are always more things to say and games that are loved on a more personal level. Thus we maintain an annual list of IGR writers’ personal favorites, an event that makes us happy, since it may shine the spotlight on some lesser known indie titles worthy of attention!
TumbleSeed is a brilliant and underappreciated gem with a highly original mechanic. Find out what makes this mountain worth climbing in our review.
When Slime-san finds himself swallowed by a gigantic worm, he has two choices: escape, or be digested! Fast-paced twitch control madness awaits.
The Humble tinyBuild Bundle highlights one of IGR’s favorite publishers with a package of up to nine games. Read the article for the full list.