Sega’s Golden Axe celebration turned into a crunch commemoration

  • October 16, 2020
Tim Dawson woke up on Thursday to a surprise. As part of its 60th anniversary celebration, Sega is releasing Golden Axe: Reborn, a reboot that Dawson, designer Sanatana Mishra and a handful of other developers built for Sega Australia in 2012, one ye…

Caught between Epic, Apple and Google, indie devs watch and wait

  • August 21, 2020
Let them fight.”Rami Ismail, co-founder of Ridiculous Fishing studio Vlambeer, is not interested in joining any lawsuits on behalf of Epic Games, Apple, Google or any other billion- or trillion-dollar business. Because really, even though Epic’s lega…

‘Untitled Goose Game’ will get a two-goose mode in September

  • August 18, 2020
Untitled Goose Game? More like Untitled Geese Game. House House’s adorably annoying bird simulator is getting a free two-player update on September 23rd across all platforms. Untitled Goose Game is also heading to Steam and Itch that same day, with t…

A ‘Firewatch’ movie is in the works, again

  • August 17, 2020
In a match made in indie heaven, the independent production house behind movies like Blindspotting and Little Monsters has acquired the movie and TV rights to 2016’s Firewatch (via The Hollywood Reporter). This is the second time there’s been news of…

Respawns won’t save you in ‘Weird West’

  • July 17, 2020
Weird West isn’t a horror game, but it has at least one narrative arc involving cannibalism. In some scenes, citizens in quaint Old West towns lay dead in the streets for mysterious reasons. In others, red-soaked pentagrams are etched into the dirt,…