The IMGA Announces Final Winners for its 13th edition

The IMGA Announces Final Winners for its 13th edition

The International Mobile Gaming Awards (IMGA) today announced the winners of their 13th Global edition. In total, the jury selected 16 winners from a shortlist of 159 nominees that were previously hand-picked from nearly 3000 submissions. This year’s Grand Prix goes to the worldwide hit Pokémon GO, while the one-man indie developer Martin Magni won the Jury’s Honorable Mention with his puzzle game Mekorama. Online voters chose Sky Garden: Farm in Paradise as the winner of the People’s Choice Award, with a record of 7000 votes from all over the…

Play the Dark Lord in Antagonist, a Quirky Visual Novel/RPG

Play the Dark Lord in Antagonist, a Quirky Visual Novel/RPG

“Welcome to Evil Productions! We’re at the forefront of the industry, shooting only the most realistic video game cutscenes. Our specially trained Villains will act out scripted scenarios in a game world of your choice. What sets us apart though is the authenticity of our Heroes. They’ll give such a genuine performance you’ll think they weren’t acting at all! Wait, what’s that? Our lead villain fell off the volcano and the Hero of Light is pursuing him? That wasn’t in the script…” Play as D’Vil, the Dark Lord and rising…

Antegods looking for crowd offerings for Mayan Intergalactic Tournament

Antegods looking for crowd offerings for Mayan Intergalactic Tournament

Development studio Codeglue launched its crowdfunding campaign on Fig today for Antegods, the ‘stonepunk’ action arena game in which the remnants of the Mayan civilization have taken to space. Climbing inside their customizable stonepunk mechs, the pilots of each team need to hunt for energy and fight off opponents in a procedurally generated and highly destructible map. The ultimate goal is to activate enormous ‘titan’ statues that will bring explosive mayhem down upon the enemy team. For more information about Antegods, check out the Fig campaign: https://www.fig.co/campaigns/antegods Crowdfunding Codeglue is honored…

Viking Rage is about to conquer the HTC Vive in April

Viking Rage is about to conquer the HTC Vive in April

Get Enraged with Viking Rage, soon on HTC Vive Enjoy tower defense as intense as never before! Headup Games and N-Gon Entertainment present their VR tower defense title Viking Rage for HTC Vive. It’s a hell of a blast to protect your stronghold from the storming hordes of worgs, trolls and even dragons! But everything can be solved with bows and your axe, and you can take two of them. Throw axes and use deadly crossbows to fend off everything in your sight in icy caverns or volcano mountains. Grab your…

GDC 2017 ID@Xbox Gaming For Everyone Award Winner

GDC 2017 ID@Xbox Gaming For Everyone Award Winner

Last night, at the Independent Games Festival in San Francisco, independent game developers from around the world came together to celebrate the talent, beauty, and creativity that exists within the industry. Gamers are as unique and diverse as the world around us and Independent Games play a critical role in expanding the worlds, narratives, and characters with which gamers interact. This year, ID@Xbox took the opportunity to highlight the work of three amazing developers who are using their craft to celebrate underrepresented voices, whether these voices are the players, the…

Lawbreakers breaks into Closed Beta

Lawbreakers breaks into Closed Beta

This weekend, attendees of PAX East will get a sneak peek of new and updated content in hands-on sessions of LawBreakers, an exhilarating new first-person shooter from legendary game designer Cliff Bleszinski and Boss Key Productions, in booth #13055 at the Boston Convention Center. The following weekend, the long-awaited Beta phase begins, featuring new content changes based on player feedback from the 2016 alpha, including the debut of multiple highly anticipated roles that offer a greater variety of play-styles, improved game balance, additional maps and much more. Players can sign…

Switch – Or Die Trying on Steam Today 

Switch – Or Die Trying on Steam Today 

Indian game development studio Threye Interactive today announced the launch of their 2D puzzle platformer Switch – Or Die Trying on Steam for Windows and Mac OS X. Starring as the letter ‘i’ players set out on an adventure across five subtly designed worlds to mend broken friendships with the remaining letters of the alphabet. The classic platforming mechanics employed in the game are complimented with a ‘switching’ twist that adds more versatility as well as more challenge into this addictive platforming experience. “‘Switch – Or Die Trying’ is our…

Gambitious and Vile Monarch reveal Oh…Sir!! The Hollywood Roast

Gambitious and Vile Monarch reveal Oh…Sir!! The Hollywood Roast

Gambitious Digital Entertainment and independent developer Vile Monarch are back to announce Oh…Sir! The Hollywood Roast, a spinoff of the original irreverent insult dueling game Oh…Sir! The Insult Simulator, launching this spring on Windows PC, Mac, Linux, iOS and Android. Oh…Sir!! The Hollywood Roast takes the infamous insult ‘em up franchise to Tinseltown for a star-studded series of spoken slights and slaps with other Hollywood elitists. Play as one of many illustrious – but, for legal purposes, only coincidentally similar – pop-culture icons and spar on familiar film sets using…