Indies of the Week #47 – Doubtful Indie Gaming Sunday

Happy Sunday and welcome to another addition of Indies of the week. Today’s theme for day  is doubtful.  Certain indie game can be doubtful because of genre. For example, a visual novel style can turn into role-playing. What about horror transforms into hack n’ slash? Developer could tricks the mines of players alike. Let’s see what is doubtful in the indies you will see today.

Indie 5.   Nightmarchers – Wyrmbyte

Nightmarchers is a third-person open world  action rpg shooter. The game is set in Oahu, Hawaii and player take the role of Kai. He has a hidden power within him and his father Honu. Kai is on a mission to take down  Kamapua, a god pig who destroyed Kai village. Nightmarchers has a various method of combat, stealth, gun-blazing and spells. Kai can became a demi god and learn abilities from gods of Hawaii. Unlock 40 skills and upgrades to your abilities. Explore over 50 villages and locations in Oahu Island. Nightmarchers brings national landmarks and stories about Oahu. The player can change deicide how they game plays. This game does reminds of Far Cry 3 and will you help Kai rebuild Oahu. Support Nightmarchers on Fig and Wyrmbyte

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Indies of the Week #45 – Nostalgia Indie Gaming Sunday

What is indie theme for Sunday?

Happy new year to all and welcome to the first indies of the week in 2018! Today theme is nostalgia this sunday morning. Indies games remind you on past video game. There will be some indies that touch your gaming childhood.  Here is some indies that will remind you of 80s or 90s.

4. Happiness Drops – ARES Inc

Happiness Drops is a puzzle falling game which you play as 5 magical girls. The game has a blend of visual novel elements and high anime tone. There are several game modes which as story, endless, versus and ranking. Goal of the game is to cluster your opponent with blocks to win.  Each magical girl has unique skills and personalities.  Happiness Drop look like a fun puzzle game for anime fans and it’s available now on Steam.

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Indies of the Week #43 – Seasonal Indie Gaming Sunday

Hello and welcome to a special edition of Indies of the Week. This Sunday it’s seasonal and just in time for the Holidays. We explore the seasonal time in December but that’s today’s theme.  Seasonal in indies is based on the setting of the game. An Indie game can talk places on a snowy night or autumn.  Whatever case may be it brings out the tone of the game.  Here are some indies to look for in 2018 or this year.

Indie 5. Chambara – Team Ok LLC

Chambara is a first-person sword fighting action indie game. The game reminds you of Blind Blades but in 3D form. Hide in black and white world for stealth to surprise your opponents. There is local multiplayer choose 1vs1 or 2vs2 with  friends. All gamepads are available PS4, Xbox One and many more. Use your blade, umbrella and shurikens  in your arsenal. Chambara will be available now on Steam and support Team ok LLC development.

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Indies of the Week #42 Raising – Indie Gaming Sunday

Welcome to another addition of Indies of the Week this Sunday. Today’s theme is raising. Raising a monster or character make  them stronger. It’s like raising a child and teach them about the world.  Indies games, there is a genre called simulation which is sort of raising and a bit more casual. Let’s talk a look at some indies games about raising.

Indie 5.   Boot Hill Bounties – Experimental Gamer Studios

Boot Hill Bounties is a western rpg revolves about four heroes willing to save their homes .It takes inspiration from  90s RPGs such as Final Fantasy, Earthbound and Chrono Trigger.  The game has four-player local co-op which you can assign characters and control all four heroes.Soundtrack is made by Jake Kaufman who worked on Shantae, Duck Tales and Shovel Knight.  The combat is turn-based but with a twist, your party doesn’t have to wait for their turn.No random encounters but face and defeat 250 enemies. Customization is apart of this game such as your weaponry. Find jobs on a newspaper, farming, side quests and eat 50 types of food.   Sneak up on enemies to get an advantage, camping with your party members and  encounter mysteries. Will you hunt down these outlaws? Boot Hill Bounties is available on Steam and support Experimental Gamer Studios.

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Indies of the Week #41 – Disrupt Indie Gaming Sunday

Welcome to another Indies of the Week # 41 this Sunday. Before I get to the theme for today. I am been at Anime USA 2017 yesterday and last Friday. It was no indies there but I had fun. Anime 2017 blog post will be on Friday before Christmas shopping . Today’s theme is disrupt in indies you have a primary objective. There is a disrupt or obstacle that you must overcome to achieve it. Let’s see what indies we have in store for us gamers.

5. Juicy Realm – SpaceCan

Juicy Realm is a rogue-like shooter indie game.   Plants  are eating human and now human are the top of the food chain. In gameplay, players gain weapons , items and gear to fight off human-eating plants. Defend of and expand your  based camp. Play alone or with friends in campaign mode. If you don’t end of plant food support SpaceCan. Follow SpaceCam on Twitter and Facebook for more information.

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Indies of the Week #40 – Epic Indie Gaming Sunday

Welcome to another Indies of the Week # 40 this Sunday. Before I get to some indies I would like to announce that. There will not Indies of the Week next week or new blog posts. I just want to take a week along break from the blog.  I want to spend Thanksgiving and Black Friday with my family.  Follow me on Twitter, Facebook and signup for my mailing list. Check out my YouTube and Twitch for gaming content.  Today’s theme is epic, indies tell stories and has remarkable gameplay. Developers make these indies with their hearts content and thankful for having a gift. Let’s see what indies we have today.

6. PROTOTYPE MANSION – Jupiter Lighthouse

Prototype Mansion is a survival horror classic style indie game. This game reminds you of old school Resident Evil on the PSX days. I think it’s a parody of the game and voice acting. Solve puzzles and 32 bit Playstation graphics. Find items to health or cure sickness. Investigate strange occurrence and  shoot zombies. Prototype Mansion is available now on itch.io at a bin price.  Check out Jupiter Lighthouse website for more information about Prototype Mansion.

5. Light Apprentice: The Comic Book RPG – Amazu Media

Light Apprentice – The Comic Book RPG is a turn-based indie game were comics integrate with video games. Players take control of Nate who is a light apprentice. You have control on what Nate and other apprentices based on the player actions. Customize your hero and befriend monster to help you in battle. Level up your apprentice and collect items to use in battle. Comic style hand drawn graphics set the tone of the game. Spare or defeat a monster like Undertale. What  apprentice will you be? Light Apprentice: The Comic Book RPG is available now on Steam and visit Amazu Media website for more details. Note: other volumes of Light Apprentice: The Comic Book RPG are coming soon.

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Indies of the Week #39 – Surprising Indie Gaming Sunday

Welcome to another indies of the Week #39 this sunday. I hope you had a surprising Veterans Day weekend I did a post yesterday thanking all the vets who served.  Let’s get right to today’s theme surprising, indies are full of wonders. Indie developers want to surprise based on playing the game. For example, popular culture references, paying homage and out of the world gameplay. Here are some indie games to check out and support .

Indie 8.   Slashers: The Power Battle – Stun Games

Slashers: The Power Battle is a 2D fighting indie game that takes inspiration from Street Fighter 3, Last Blade, Samurai Shodown and Guilty Gear. It has fluid animation, simple 4 controls (  Slash, Big Slash, Kick, Chaos) and other input modes. Tutorial mode for beginners,  11 playable fighters plus free dlc. Game modes such as network, arcade, story, versus and combo challenge. Customize characters and buy accessories with in-game currency. Cartoon-like graphics reminds of Burning Rival  , tactical mechanic  such as Counter Block, Power Recovery and Chaos Break. Choose up to two styles red and blue chaos move types.  Slashers: The Power Battle is available now for Early Access on Steam.   For more information on Slashers: The Power Battle  got to Stun Games website.

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A Near Dawn – Psychological Difficulties Indie Visual Novel Kickstarter

What is A Near Dawn?

Far-off Daydream Games brings you very dark humorous psychological thriller called A Near Dawn. The plot of Near Dawn is Sam Nichols is a  victim of some disturbing psychological difficulties. Sam takes on cases which he gets into dire situations.  Near Dawn indie game  is inspired by Twin Peaks, Ace Attorney, Broken Sword, Blackwell and  Steins;Gate.  Game graphics is very colorful and using traditional frame-by-frame animation. There are two side of Sam light and dark, depending on the player’s playstyle you can’t back on your choice. Near Dawn includes full-voiced speech and narration for the cast. The game give you more freedom than your standard point and click adventure.

There are over 14 characters to interact with based on personality and backgrounds. Multiple endings are also available throughout the game, whether to save someone dearly or murder a victim your choice. Soundtrack is mix with suspense and mellow just listen down below.

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Indies of the Week #38 – Exploration Indie Gaming Sunday

Welcome to Indies of the Week # 38 this Sunday. Happy Daylight Savings Time and today’s theme is exploration. Explore different worlds in indie can take you on many journey. Due to indie game developers artstyle and story-telling. Let’s see what indie we have in store for today.

Indie 8. Cede – BareHand

Cede is a 3D action-RPG which inspired by Diablo and Harvest Moo farming system. The core mechanics are farming and combat but just those two. Transforming plants and control them, two types of plants defender and supporter. Defenders attack  monsters and supporters heal  and boost stats. Kind of reminds me of Plants Vs Zombies, players can create their own farm. Gathering materials, fight off horde of enemies and explore new worlds. Support the Cede Kickstarter and check out BareHand website for more info.

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Indies of the Week #37 – Narration Indie Gaming Sunday

Welcome to another indies of the Week #37 this Sunday. Sorry there is no Halloween edition today. Although there is a cute and scary edition if you want to check it out.  Today’s theme is narration, story telling in indies game take you on a journey. How heroes have a goal they must follow and put your in a fantasy world.  Without further ado lets get started on some indies.

Indie 7. Hellbreaker – Tahoe Games

Hellbreaker is a vertical-action roguelike indie game. Players take control of a man with a demon-like claw. Fight your way demons from hell and execute combos. Unlock new character as you progress through the Hellbreaker. Watch out for traps and gain power to destroy enemies.  Will you climb your way out of hell?  Check out Toga Productions website for more on Hellbreaker.

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