IndieGameReviewer Picks Our Favorite Indie Games Releases from an Amazing Year!
Slime Rancher ticks all the boxes, from action to simulation to crafting to strategy. Don’t be fooled by its cute-as-a-button veneer, either; this game isn’t just addictive and adorable, it’s also incredibly deep.
Star Story is a light-hearted science fiction adventure with RPG and crafting elements. Is it a story worth hearing? Read our full review.
Vigilantes, currently in Early Access, is a campy noir take on ‘90s-era turn-based tactics. Are these mean streets ready for you to visit? Read on…
After a pro-gaming session (and a drunken celebration), Jack Hoth is teleported to a bizarre world. Face off against vulgar denizens on the quest to return home. Read our review.
Divide mars its compelling isometric exploration and hacking with some unusual control choices and uneven presentation. Is its grim corporate future still worth visiting? Read on…
Hand of Fate 2 brings back the cult favorite deck-based RPG with more challenge, but in the end it all comes down to chance…are you feeling lucky?
The Sexy Brutale is an intricate clockwork narrative puzzle, brimming with style, intrigue and a hint of menace. Read our full review.
In Sorry, James, from indie game developer Konstructors, players explore a puzzling new world through a contemporary lens.
What makes Sundered so unique in a sea of Roguelikes? Read our review to find out.
What Conarium fails at in game design, it makes up for with Lovecraft-inspired atmosphere. Is the trade-off worth it? Read our review.
Caligo makes up for heavy-handedness with darkly beautiful landscapes, but is this journey into misty mysticism worth the trip? Read on…
Embark on a quest to gain gold coins in Questr. Is this game worth gold in the real world? Find out in our review!
TumbleSeed is a brilliant and underappreciated gem with a highly original mechanic. Find out what makes this mountain worth climbing in our review.
Does brief narrative puzzler Shiver satisfy the questions it raises? Will you be too creeped out to find out? Read the full review…
Heliborne is no less than an attempt to completely revive the venerable helicopter action game. Did four-man dev team JetCat Games succeed? Read our review.