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Interview with Robin Arnott, Part Two

7h ago ... [i]Robin Arnott, sound designer and lead developer, takes us through a very educated and radical journey about SoundSelf and its far-out origins and even more complex goals as a medium for self-discovery. Read Part One of the interview here: http://n4g.com/user/blogpost/indiemonth/529433 [/i] [b]Kyle:[/b] In general, what sort of “higher plane” forces influence your creative potential...

Win a Copy of SoundSelf - and Enter to Win a PS4!

7h ago ... [i]From Cat, With Love[/i] We have 9 copies of SoundSelf to give away! These are extra special because they grant you access to the current Alpha build AND to the final game when it's complete! [b]How to enter for a gift card:[/b] 1. Comment on any and all of the stories we have running today from our IndieMonth account on Robin Arnott and [i]SoundSelf[/i]! 2. Your comment should discus...

Win an Amazon Gift Card - and Enter to Win a PS4!

1d 8h ago ... [i]From Cat, With Love[/i] Funomena is working on 3 unannounced titles that span a variety of platforms from console to iOS to VR! So we're giving away 3 gift cards - one for each unannounced game! 1 $50 Amazon Gift card and 2 $25 Amazon Gift cards! [b]How to enter for a gift card:[/b] 1. Comment on any and all of the stories we have running today from our IndieMonth account on Funomena!...

Interview with Bifrost's Erlend Grefsrud, Co-Founder (Part Two)

2d ago ... [i]Erlend Grefsrud, Co-Founder of Bifrost Entertainment, chatted with Cat about the semi-mystical founding of Bifrost, why he thinks the Xbox One is “ill-conceived”, why you have to be crazy to start a game company in Norway, and games art. Read Part One here: http://n4g.com/user/blogpost/indiemonth/529416 [/i] [b]CAT:[/b] Why are you indie, and what does being an independent dev...

Win an Amazon Gift Card - and Enter to Win a PS4!

2d ago ... [i]From Cat, With Love[/i] [i]Myriad[/i] has not yet been released! That doesn’t mean we can’t still give stuff away - how about a few Amazon gift cards? 4 at $25 each! [b]How to enter for a gift card:[/b] 1. Comment on any and all of the stories we have running today from our IndieMonth account on Bifrost Entertainment and [i]Myriad[/i]! 2. Your comment should discuss the article you’r...

Win a Copy of SteamWorld Dig - and Enter to Win a PS4!

3d ago ... [i]From Cat, With Love[/i] We have PSN/Vita* AND Steam keys for [i]SteamWorld Dig[/i]! SteamWorld Dig is a platform mining adventure game. Take the role as Rusty, a lone mining steambot, as he arrives at an old mining town in great need. Dig your way through the old earth gaining riches while uncovering the ancient threat that lurks below… *For NA and Europe, how awesome can Image & Form...

Win a Copy of Insurgency - Plus Enter to Win a PS4!

4d ago ... [i]From Cat, With Love[/i] The follow-up game to the award-winning Source mod, INSURGENCY is highly competitive and unforgivingly lethal, striking a balance between one-life gameplay and prolonged action. Players take to the streets for intense close quarters combat where a team's survival depends upon securing crucial strongholds and destroying enemy supply. And you can win a code. [b...

At a Glance: Daniel Benmergui

5d ago ... [b]Daniel Benmergui[/b] is an independent videogame maker born on 1978 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He is currently developing [i]Storyteller[/i], a storytelling puzzle videogame based on the language of comics. In the past he made a few artgames, all of them based on experimental gameplay mechanics. [i]Today I Die[/i] is the best known. It won the "Jury Award" at IndieCade, and was a finalis...

Interview with Daniel Benmergui

5d ago ... [i]Daniel Benmergui is working on the much-anticipated [i]Storyteller[/i], a storytelling puzzle videogame based on the language of comics, and [i]Ernesto RPG[/i], a weeklong project turned full game. Here he talks with Cat about authorship, the balance between art and gameplay, and what it’s like to be indie in Argentina.[/i] [b]CAT:[/b] In the Mini Q&A, you mention that it took you til...

Win an Amazon Gift Card - and Enter to Win a PS4!

5d ago ... [i]From Cat, With Love[/i] Both [i]Ernesto RPG[/i] and [i]Storyteller[/i] are unreleased titles, so you can check out their demos here: Storyteller demo: http://www.kongregate.com/games/danielben/storyteller Ernesto RPG demo: http://www.kongregate.com/games/danielben/ernesto-a-quick-rpg ...and you can enter to win one of 3 Amazon gift cards! We've got a $50, $25 and $20 one up for g...

Interview with Harebrained Schemes' Mike McCain

6d ago ... Mike McCain, Studio Art Director / Dragonfall Game Director, chatted with FogKnight about Shadowrun, Dragonfall, and indie development. [b]FOGKNIGHT:[/b] How was Harebrained Schemes born? [b]MIKE:[/b] Jordan and Mitch officially founded Harebrained back in 2011. There were about a dozen of us, starting out - some folks that had worked with Jordan at his previous venture, and a few new con...

Giveaway: Shadowrun: Returns plus Dragonfall! And, Enter to Win a PS4!

6d ago ... [i]From Cat, With Love[/i] We have steam codes for you! They’re for the amazing Shadowrun: Returns PLUS the Dragonfall DLC. I know, I want one, too. [b]How to enter for a Shadowrun code:[/b] [THIS PART OF THE CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED. ALL WINNERS HAVE BEEN NOTIFIED VIA N4G TICKET.] 1. Comment on any and all of the stories we have running today from our IndieMonth account on Harebrained Sche...

OctoParty: Dadliest Spy

7d ago ... Who's that man in the 3-piece suit? A Spy! Or maybe just someone's Dad. Short Lived Heroes combined 2 of their favorite indie games to bring you this nonsense! What more do you want from them??? It's indie games meets indie actors?!? You can check out their YouTube channel here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC75HGuhFqdg0QtSShOQ_mgA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M6SPkaE6uGY Day 2...

Giveaway: Octodad Codes! Plus, Enter to Win a PS4!

7d ago ... [i]From Cat, With Love[/i] WE HAVE OCTODAD CODES! For you. To win! Just by being you! [b]How to enter for an Octodad Steam Code:[/b] [THIS PART OF THE CONTEST IS CLOSED. ALL WINNERS HAVE BEEN NOTIFIED VIA N4G TICKET] 1. Comment on any and all of the stories we have running today from our IndieMonth account on Young Horses, Inc. and [i]Octodad: Dadliest Catch[/i]! 2. Your comment should...

Interview with Runic CEO Max Schaefer

8d ago ... [i]The fantastical minds at Runic Games that brought us Torchlight return with Torchlight II. This action role-playing game is one to look out for as it carries its legacy in this bigger sequel that offers a lot. In this interview, HonestDragon talks to CEO Max Schaefer about the development and core features of Torchlight II. They also talk about the future for Runic Games' other projects and...

Become a Hero in Torchlight II

8d ago ... [b]From HonestDragon[/b] The third title in my triad of indie games comes from the folks at Runic Games. Known for the first Torchlight game, I was introduced to Torchlight II and I admit that this game had me drawn in as soon as I saw that you can have a panda as a pet. Well, the gameplay, loot system, and role-playing also did play a heavy part in why I enjoy this game. Growing a reputatio...

Torchlight II Giveaway - Game Codes, Statue - Plus Enter to Win a PS4!

8d ago ... [i]From Cat, With Love[/i] Still haven't played Torchlight II? We forgive you. We forgive you so hard Runic Games gave us 20 codes to give you shameful creatures. (but wait, there's more) http://s2.n4g.com/media/11/blogi/515000/516950_0.jpg Look at that guy. Look at 'im. Yes. Keep gazing. [b]For one of you many that have and love Torchlight II, he's your reward! [/b] Okay here...

Some Words for Broken Age

9d ago ... [b]From Fogknight22[/b] Double Fine is one of the most influential independent gaming studios in the industry. They created memorable games like Psychonauts, Costume Quest, The Cave, and Brütal Legend. Some stepped around the perimeter of “indie”, but they all demonstrated Double Fine’s creativity. On March 12, 2012, Double Fine succeeded at one of the most successful crowdfunding endeavors...

Double Fine Giveaway: Broken Age, Hack 'n' Slash, Spacebase DF-9 - and Enter to Win a PS4!

9d ago ... [i]From Cat, With Love[/i] We have over a dozen codes of [i]Broken Age[/i], [i]Spacebase DF-9[/i], and [i]Hack ’n’ Slash[/i] EACH to give away! Because we’re giving away copies of multiple titles on one knock-your-socks-off-with-aspl osions day, pay special attention to the How to Enter section below! [b]How to enter:[/b] [THIS PART OF THE CONTEST IS CLOSED. ALL WINNERS HAVE BEEN NOTIFIED...

Misrepresenting While Female Part 1

9d ago ... This blog is about a week late, but to my defense I had just found out about this particular panel and so that's why I'm now going to be discussing it. A week ago the GaymerX2 convention had a panel discussion titled "Internetting While Female." The focus of this blog will be to dissect what is wrong about everything being discussed in the panel. I'm going to start by linking 2 videos pertin...
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