Here's How To Play Most of the Top Nominees From the Independent Games Festival Right Now

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 Just Don’t Know Which Ones Yet.

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… » 12/05/11 6:40pm 12/05/11 6:40pm