New indie games funding initiative The Treasure Hunters FanClub launches

Chris Wright, industry veteran and founder of indie label, Surprise Attack Games, today announced the launch of The Treasure Hunters FanClub, a new approach to funding independent video games. The Treasure Hunters FanClub (THFC) brings together a group of industry figures (the FanClub) that want to invest in remarkable and unique games from indie developers (the Treasure Hunters). Deals from THFC combine indie-friendly funding terms, mentorship from experienced members of the industry and go to market support via a publishing deal with Surprise Attack Games. The THFC team is led…

Join an elite team of hackers in Hacknet Labyrinths

Developer Team Fractal Alligator and indie label Surprise Attack Games today announce the release of Hacknet Labyrinths, a major expansion for terminal-based hacking simulator, Hacknet. Adding a new 3-4 hour chapter to the original game, Hacknet Labyrinths sees the player recruited by the mysterious Kaguya to join a small team of elite hackers. Working together the other members of the team, the player will take on a series of perilous data heists in a quest for powerful new tools and programs. The expansion features a new series of networks to…

Dungeon League Alpha Testing now open

Dungeon Master and his slaves have been quite busy, and are looking for brave new competitiors to join them on their quest to create the best online dungeon sports league of all time! They are looking for dedicated testers to help them work out the kinks of our in-development online systems. If that sounds like you, please join their Discord to put in your application. Once you have been approved, you will receive a free copy of the game, and will be able to join in for testing sessions with them,…

Orwell out now with free first episode

Developer Osmotic Studios and indie label Surprise Attack Games today released the first episode of Orwell, a video game in which you must pry into the lives of citizens to find those responsible for a series of ideologically motivated terrorist attacks. A narrative-driven thriller, the game seeks to explore a key issue of our time – the growth of the internet, its impact on how we are perceived by others and the extent to which states can and should monitor their citizens. In a small but growing category of games…