Tag Archives: Indie

The Geek Show - Vaporum - A Defiantly Old-School Dungeon Crawler

Vaporum – A Defiantly Old-School Dungeon Crawler

“Stranded on a small islet in the middle of an ocean, you enter a gigantic mechanical tower. Nothing makes sense to you, but it is all strangely familiar …” Inspired by old-school classics like Dungeon Master and Eye of the Beholder, return to the early

The Geek Show - Arcade Spirits and The Future of the Visual Novel

Arcade Spirits and The Future of the Visual Novel

Arcade Spirits, a romantic visual novel, follows an alternate timeline set in the year 20XX where the 1983 video game crash never occurred. After a turbulent work history, you are granted employment at the Funplex, a popular arcade, home to a host of unique personalities

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PX38 – What Would Make You Boycott A Game

Tis the season to be grumpy, and nobody complains like a gamer (or spits their pacifier out/throws their toys out of the pram). Now there are plenty of reasons to complain about a game (micro-transactions, pay-walls, pay-to-win, gorily-detailed hunting, forcing developers to censor their games

The Geek Show - Override Mech City Brawl - Is It Worth Playing

Override: Mech City Brawl – Is It Worth Playing?

NO GEARS, NO GLORY! Pilot a diverse roster of epic mechs, each with their own play style, special moves, and finishers. Tower over your opponents and lay waste to entire cities underfoot in local and online versus, co-op, and more. We interviewed the developers at

The Geek Show - Book of Demons

Book of Demons – A Return To Fun RPGs?

Developer Thing Trunk have a mission – bring back the days when games had no target audience and were simply made and played for the love of the medium. With that in mind, they’ve launched Book of Demons – the first title in their Return

The Geek Show - GRIP Combat Racing - Rollcage Redux

GRIP: Combat Racing – Rollcage Redux

“Harness the power of gravity-defying wheeled or airborne vehicles, and smash your way through opponents with a bristling arsenal of outlandish weapons.” Developed by Caged Elements and inspired by the classic action racing games like Rollcage and Wipeout, GRIP is somehting of a return to

The Geek Show - Illusion-A-Tale-of-the-Mind

Illusion: A Tale of the Mind – Some Thoughts

“Embark on a journey like no other that traverses the psyches of a faded father and a devious killer, as Emma fights to muster the courage to save her father from a wicked illusionist’s mind”. It’s time for some more thoughts about video games, and

The Geek Show - PX23 - Stress Relief for Japanese Salary Men

PX23 – Stress Relief for Japanese Salary Men

Press X returns to talk about more games that we’ve been playing recently, video games publishers and developers that are trading in nostalgia, and the rise and fall and rise of the point-and-click genre. This week we’ve been playing a veritable smorgasbord of games, from