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Steam Greenlight Spotlight: A Light in Chorus

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Today’s standout on Greenlight is a game that caught my eye yesterday. A Light in Chorus piqued my interest while I was sifting through the Greenlight submissions for yesterday, but I was a bit unsure about my opinion on the game, so I decided to do a bit more research on it and revisit it for today’s spotlight. A Light ...

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Top 4 Beautiful Aesthetics in Indie Games

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When it comes to developing a game, artwork can take up to 90% of the development effort. There has never been a better time for game visuals, especially what we’ve seen coming out of the indie community. This list aims to showcase four of what I consider to be the most gorgeous visual aesthetics in indie games. As anyone who ...

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Steam Greenlight Spotlight: Poly Bridge

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Today’s Greenlight spotlight is on Poly Bridge. Poly Bridge is a simulation game that asks you to exercise your engineering creativity and concoct a bridge to solve the various puzzles that the game presents you with. Now, you may be wondering why I would cover a bridge-building simulator, considering the fact that there are already a ton of those out ...

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Steam Greenlight Spotlight: Little Devil Inside

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Today’s Greenlight standout was Little Devil Inside, one of the most beautiful games that I have had the pleasure of seeing in recent memory. Little Devil Inside is an atmospheric action-rpg that throws you into a surreal yet familiar world where you must learn and survive in order to succeed. The design goals of the game definitely seem to be ...

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Galacide: Shmuzzle Perfection

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The big event in my neck of the woods this week is the East Coast Game Conference, a fairly small gathering of developers both small and large. Featuring companies such as Epic Games, Red Storm Entertainment, and Insomniac, ECGC is less of a games showcase, and more of a collection of various development talks to attend to inspire and educate ...

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Steam Greenlight Spotlight: Polyball

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Today’s standout on Greenlight is Polyball, a game by Studio Monolith. Polyball is a puzzle-platforming game with a focus on completing levels as fast as you possibly can. The game is described as a mix of mechanics from Super Monkey Ball and Marble Madness. Being completely honest about the game, it looks like a blast. Polyball really impresses when it ...

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Steam Greenlight Spotlight: The 31st

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Today’s Greenlight spotlight shines on The 31st. The 31st is a uniquely Halloween-themed FPS developed by a small indie team of three people. First off, I’d like to apologize for the lack of a spotlight for yesterday, but I was away celebrating the holiday. Now that we’ve gotten that out of the way, let’s talk a bit more about the ...

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Steam Greenlight Spotlight: TurnOn

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Today’s Greenlight uploads were admittedly a little dry. Unfortunately, I just couldn’t find anything that really stood out to me today. However, this was actually a fantastic thing, as it allowed me to recall the fact that I was meaning to do a write up about TurnOn, which is a game that is currently available on Windows Phone and is ...

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Titan Souls Demo Appears on Steam

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For anyone who has been looking forward to Titan Souls, the wait has been unbearable, especially with the release date pushing closer and closer. Those of us who just cannot wait to get our hands on the game will be happy to know that there is now a demo available on Steam for the game. For many, the demo is ...

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Steam Greenlight Spotlight: Kieru

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Today’s Greenlight standout is Kieru, a first-person multiplayer stealth game developed by Pine Fire Studios. Pine Fire Studios was formed by a group of friends who often worked together on prototypes for Game Jams. Their favorite creation was a game that they described as “a mix of Samurai Jack and Quentin Tarantino movies. This game went on to become what ...

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