​The Real Life Version of Pixel Sword-Fighting

A cult fencing game deserves a cute, choreographed fan film, doesn't it? Yes, it does. This Nidhogg tribute is pretty fun, especially because it's got a bunch of guys in brightly colored bodysuits stabbing each other. » 6/25/14 11:30am 6/25/14 11:30am

The Most Fun You'll Have Stabbing Your Friend In The Face

There aren't enough games that involve bloody sword-duels to the death. There are fewer still that suck me in entirely. Nidhogg, out today on Steam, is one of those rare games. » 1/13/14 6:30pm 1/13/14 6:30pm

In 2014, We Will Swordfight Like Gentlemen (On Acid)

Indie swordfighting game Nidhogg has been doing the rounds since 2011. It was supposed to be released in 2013, but never made it. Not to mind. It's coming out later this month. » 1/02/14 12:00am 1/02/14 12:00am

Indie Gaming's Weird Winner Nidhogg, Acted Out For You

What is Nidhogg? It's an orange man vs. a yellow man. It's a fencing football game. It's about dragons and it's the winner of the 2011 Nuovo Award, which means its great at being experimental/artsy/peculiar. » 3/07/11 5:00pm 3/07/11 5:00pm

The Eight Unusual Video Games Up For The IGF 'Nuovo Award'

One is a zen-like game about creating a tree. One is a beautiful, abstract fencing game. Another sees its players fighting physically to win. In another of 2011's Independent Game Festival Nuovo Award nominees, you play as a dictator's cat. » 12/20/10 10:20am 12/20/10 10:20am