Category: Indie

Umihara Kawase Bazooka

Umihara Kawase BaZooka – Switch Review

Arcade puzzle platforms are an anomaly in 2020 and it’s hard to know where they currently sit in the gaming space. Much like Bubble Bobble 4 Friends, Umihara Kawase BaZooka pits you in quick-fire stages where the aim is to...

/ September 28, 2020
Lonesome Village

Kickstarter Project of the Week: Lonesome Village

For this week’s Switch Kickstarter Project of the Week, we will be looking at Ogre Pixel’s Lonesome Village. The game is slated to release October 2021 on PC (via Steam) and Nintendo Switch. Here’s the overview: Lonesome Village is a cozy, quiet town struggling to...

/ September 27, 2020
For the King

For the King – Switch Review

For Honour! For Glory! FOR THE KING!!! For the King is a roguelike that warns you before you even enter the menu. You Will Die. This is not a joke warning, the game requires a lot of patience and learning...

/ September 26, 2020
The Rewinder

Showcase Saturday: The Rewinder

In this week’s Showcase Saturday, we wanted to highlight Misty Mountain Studio’s The Rewinder, a side-scrolling point and click adventure set in rural China. This beautiful game explores China’s cultural and spiritual history, having you play as Qi Yun, the last...

/ September 26, 2020
Axiom Verge

Axiom Verge – Switch Review

Axiom Verge is the Metroid homage developed by the one-man game-developing genius that is Thomas Happ. It’s a Metroidvania (obviously) that captures the exploration and impending sense of doom made famous in the genre by the timeless masterpiece known as...

/ September 24, 2020
Ori and the Will of the Wisps

Competition: Ori and the Will of the Wisps

Courtesy of iam8bit and Skybound Games, we are happy to announce that we are holding a competition to giveaway a digital copy of Ori and the Will of the Wisps. The code will be a North American copy but lucky for...

/ September 24, 2020
Unrailed!

Unrailed! – Switch Review (Quick)

It’s pretty clear from the get-go that Unrailed! is an abstract mish-mash of neat ideas hurled at the canvas from the developers given that the main menu isn’t interacted with a cursor or anything so mundane but by walking over...

/ September 24, 2020
Embracelet

Embracelet – Switch Review

Before the death of Jesper’s grandfather, he shares secrets of his past, passes down a mysterious bracelet and reveals that a young 17 year old Jesper will find answers on the northern Norwegian island known as Slepp. Embracelet is a...

/ September 23, 2020
Going Under

Going Under – Switch Review

The life of a successful startup is a common tale, but not when said startup is built above other failed startups and your goal as an intern is to delve below in order to fight off the aggressive monsters below...

/ September 22, 2020
Best Friend Forever

Best Friend Forever – Switch Review

Best Friend Forever is a dating/dog raising sim that introduces you to the adorable town of Rainbow Bay and some of the wonderfully colourful characters that live there. The trailer drew me in and the characters stole my heart with...

/ September 21, 2020