Here's How To Play Most of the Top Nominees From the Independent Games…

You know the Independent Games Festival, right? Happens every year during the Game Developers' Conference and rounds up a slew of amazing games made by smaller entities? Usually winds up blowing your mind with how awesome the nominated games are? Yeah, that's the one. The finalists for the 2013 IGF represent some of… » 1/07/13 2:30pm 1/07/13 2:30pm

Some of This Year’s Best Indie Games Will Come to Steam Next Year. We…

For the last few years, titles nominated for the Independent Games Festival's various awards have been amongst the best digitally playable experiences in the preceding 12 months. But, as good as some of these games are, they haven't all been as lucky as, say, Fez, which was able to make it to a wide release. » 12/06/12 3:45pm 12/06/12 3:45pm

Microsoft Teams Up With the Independent Games Festival

The Independent Games Festival has announced a multi-year partnership with Microsoft Games Studios. The partnership will involve a jury of indie game developers awarding an "XBLA Prize" (XBLA being Microsoft's Xbox Live Arcade service), which will be given out at the IGF, a festival and awards ceremony that happens each… » 12/05/11 6:40pm 12/05/11 6:40pm

Minecraft Is Just One Of The 391 Indie Game Festival Entrants You…

The 13th annual Independent Games Festival has named the nearly 400 entrants vying for awards in this year's competition, an impressive list that includes surprise hit Minecraft, Cave Story, Explosionade and hundreds more. And you can preview every single one. » 10/21/10 9:00pm 10/21/10 9:00pm