Tag: Indie Games

Alwa's Legacy

Alwa’s Legacy – Switch Review

Alwa’s Legacy is the sequel to Alwa’s Awakening, both developed by the awesome peeps at Elden Pixels. As per the first game, the story follows the protagonist Zoe as she meanders her way through the world of Alwa. It’s an...

/ October 8, 2020

Prinny 1•2: Exploded and Reloaded – Switch Review

Fans of the Disgaea series might recognize these cuddly flightless demons as prinnies in a minor role but this time, they get the spotlight in a side-scrolling platformer. All the typical prinny hijinks in an inane adventure that will appeal...

/ October 7, 2020
Little Big Workshop

Little Big Workshop – Switch Review (Quick)

Run a manufacturing workshop where you fulfill client contracts for an assortment of items from toys, furniture, catapults, and sporting goods. Little Big Workshop is a fun little resource management game where the little is literal. The game takes place...

/ October 7, 2020
Projection First Light

Projection: First Light – Switch Review

Enter the world of shadow puppeteering as a young girl named Greta who can manipulate light to travel to far off lands. In Projection: First Light, experience a variety of cultures and embrace their artistic approaches to the practise as...

/ October 6, 2020
Beasts of Maravilla Island

Showcase Saturday: Beasts of Maravilla Island

In this week’s Showcase Saturday, we wanted to highlight Banana Bird Studio’s Beasts of Maravilla Island, a photography adventure game set on a remote and magical island. On his death bed, Marina Montez’s grandfather beseeches for his granddaughter to set sail...

/ October 3, 2020
Shmubedi Boo

Shmubedi Boo – Switch Review

The small indie team of Dymtro Derybas are releasing Shmubedi Boo October 7th, a single screen platformer game much like Super Meat Boy and Celeste. It is a hardcore platformer where you might throw your controller or worse, your switch...

/ September 30, 2020
Ori and the Will of the Wisps

Ori and the Will of the Wisps – Switch Review

For fans who have patiently awaited the sequel to the masterful side-scroller that is Ori and the Blind Forest, disappointment is a word that will not even come close to describing the journey. The continuation of the story in Ori...

/ September 30, 2020
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