Indie of the Year

Welcome to the 7th Annual Indie of the Year Awards, a celebration of the years finest indie games chosen by you and us. For the next 4 weeks it is up to you to vote for your favorite indie games so that they may make the top 100 which will be announced on the 11th of December.

Last year we saw galaxy-traversing sandbox Space Engineers take out first place, followed with the tactical shooter Squad as runner up with the 90's nostalgia inducing Black Mesa finishing third on the podium. Read our players choice or editor's choice for the full results and start voting to help award the prestigious title of the 2016 Indie of the Year. Good luck everyone!

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Report RSS 2016 Indie Games Year in Review

With the end of the year drawing to a close, lets recap some of the amazing games released in 2016!

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The 2016 Indie of the Year kicks of in a few short hours, lets recap some of the amazing games released in the past 12 months. What games will you be voting to win, let us know in the comments.



Quarter 2



Epistory Out Now!

<br>TerraTech - Update 0.6


Kameleon - Free Game


Pox Nora Spirits Beyond Expansion Released!


Nomad Fleet Out Now


0 A.D. - Free Game


Daily Chthonicle - Beta Demo


Kenshi hits Beta!


RimWorld Alpha 13


STARDROP - Demo


Mushroom Crusher Extreme - Demo


<br>Empires of the Undergrowth - Demo


Shoppe Keep


Temple of Light


GearBlocks


Blacksea Odyssey


Esther and the Fallen Star


CHOCONES


Silhouette


Antraxx

SEUM: Speedrunners From Hell

Disobey - Revolt Simulator

Tree of Kybal

Orange Moon Demo

Cubotrox Alpha Demo

Quarter 3



Guts and Glory Pre Alpha

3001SQ

Fingeance

Four Last Things

Bevontule

Dragon Bros

Pigsodus Demo

Nimbatus Demo

MIGHT Beta

ASTROKILL Released

DICETINY Released

Swordy early access release

That Day We Left Demo

SEUM: Speedrunners From Hell

Blade Ballet

Thrive

Death Stair

Doorways: Holy Mountains of Flesh

Lethe – Episode One is Released!

Project Genom

The Storm Guard

Akuto: Mad World

RAIN|FALL

Epistory - Typing Chronicles

Mini DOOM

Dungeon Rushers Demo

Crisis Response Demo

Not a Simulator For Working

Powercity 9000 - Alpha

Loot Burn Kill Repeat

Computer Repair Simulator

Infinite Desolation - Demo

Tyler: Model 005 Alpha Demo

Klang Released!

Orwell demo has dropped


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stenchy
stenchy

Only 3 quarters?

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DarkDuoGames
DarkDuoGames

Ha ha! I was thinking the same thing! Annoyingly, our game was released in Q4...not that we would have made it but I can tell myself that's why we're not on the list! :)

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allsvin
allsvin

Gotta get my game on here!

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mimiskexa
mimiskexa

Oh nice our game is in! Also i really got to check out 3001Q , looks like a really cool game!

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DarkBloodbane
DarkBloodbane

Nice compilation of games, though some games such as Black Sea Odyssey and Dicetiny appear twice in different quarters

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