Submitted by SUP3R 2338d ago | article

UGO: The PAX 10 - Indie Gaming Goodness

UGO: "PAX is just for you. It's not for the big developers. Or even the media outlets that cover the event. It's a chance for gamers to check out upcoming titles, hang out with other enthusiasts, and generally have a good time while they turn downtown Seattle on it's head for a weekend. But there's also one very important piece of PAX that's focused on showing off the fresh new talent in the gaming industry: the indie developers.

This year at the expo, a group of 10 indie developers have been selected to show off their games to the public. They're called the PAX 10, and Gabe and Tycho (the creators of the Penny Arcade webcomic) have put them at them at the forefront of the show.

This morning began with a press conference with each of the developers fielding questions about their experiences in the indie game world. It's daunting to even try to imagine some of the loopholes these guys had to jump through to get their games certified. And now that a few of them have made the jump to retail, and the others are putting on their final touches, they're all feeling pretty hopeful about their futures in the industry. But it's not time for a vacation just yet.

These, are the PAX 10." (Audiosurf, Chronotron, Impulse, PC, Polarity, Project Aftermath, Schizoid, Strange Attractors 2, Sushi Bar Samurai, The Amazing Brain Train, The Maw)

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
20°

Sidequests, Combat and the Aesthetics of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

13m ago - GodisaGeek: "Colm speaks to Ray Willmott about what he saw at the recent preview event for the ho... | PC
20°

'The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt' Xbox One hands-on: Believe the hype, believe it - Examiner

13m ago - In the gaming industry, there are some titles that fall victim to the hype machine, but in the ca... | PC
10°

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Preview – Finally, Hands-on | GodisaGeek

13m ago - GodisaGeek: "With Dark Souls 2 encouraging gamers the world over to hold onto their last-gen syst... | PC
10°

Best Handheld Games of 2014

13m ago - CheatCC: The 3DS and Vita both saw a cavalcade of amazing games tumble into our libraries. If som... | PS Vita
Ad

See what games are coming out in 2015

Now - Visit our release calendar to see what games are coming out in 2015. | Promoted post
10°

EpicDome - The Swapper Review (PS4)

14m ago - The Illusive Man says: The Swapper is essentially Portal without the humor. But what it lacks in... | PS4