The Best, Brightest, Sexiest, and Strangest Selected as IndieCade 2011…

From a bowling game controlled by kissing to a four-year-old's Ponycorn epic, every one of IndieCade 2011's 36 finalist fully deserves their moment in the spotlight, except for maybe The Bridge. » 9/16/11 5:40pm 9/16/11 5:40pm

Our Newest Xbox Live Indie Favorites are Full of Rainbows and Death

Every two weeks, we weigh in on our favorite selections on Xbox Live's indie channel. These are not Microsoft-approved games. They're created by everyone from the average Joe to upstart game companies, and reviewed by users like you. » 7/19/11 2:00pm 7/19/11 2:00pm

These Eight Xbox Indie Games Will Rise This Summer

A total of ten titles will make up the Indie Games Summer Uprising, representing the best titles Xbox Live's Indie Games has to offer. The first eight have been chosen. Let's take a look! » 7/18/11 4:40pm 7/18/11 4:40pm

Ten Thousand Tiny Voices Wanting To Provide Us A Beautiful Place To Play

In this moving six-minute microtalk from GDC 2011, Independent Games Festival chairman Brandon Boyer champions the countless independent developers that still have something sincere to say through gaming. » 3/25/11 1:00pm 3/25/11 1:00pm

Limbo: It's Black And White And Headed To Xbox Live Arcade

Nominated for awards in Art and Technical Excellence for obvious reasons in the 12th Annual Independent Games Festival, Playdead's stunning black and white puzzle platformer Limbo is heading to Xbox Live Arcade this summer. » 3/03/10 11:40am 3/03/10 11:40am

Tripwire Brings Zeno Clash To Retail

ACE Team's first-person melee combat game Zeno Clash is getting the retail box treatment courtesy of Tripwire Interactive, a publisher that truly understands the plight of the independent developer. » 10/05/09 1:40pm 10/05/09 1:40pm

SMB Coming To WiiWare - Super Meat Boy

Edmund McMillen, co-creator of the popular independent PC game Gish, dropped us a line to let us know that he was making the jump to WiiWare with his latest, Super Meat Boy. » 1/23/09 10:40am 1/23/09 10:40am

Aquaria Sets Sale On Steam

Initially released a little over a year ago, Bit-Blot's fanciful aquatic adventure game Aquaria is now available for purchase via Steam, with a special price available to folks who purchase before December 31st. » 12/17/08 1:40pm 12/17/08 1:40pm

Crayon Physics Pre-Orders Come To Life

Crayon Physics Deluxe, the 2008 Independent Games Festival Grand Prize Winner, is getting dangerously close to release, and to prepare for the waxy buildup that is sure to ensue, creator Petri Purho has launched a brand new website for the game and is now actively accepting pre-orders. What does a pre-order of Crayon… » 11/11/08 11:20am 11/11/08 11:20am