For this recurring segment, we will be highlighting the five biggest stories on IndieDB for the prior week. Whether it's demo releases for upcoming indie games, Kickstarter campaign announcements, or important stories that affect the indie gaming as a whole, you'll find them rounded up here each week.
The Week of September 16 2018
An upcoming rogue-lite post-apocalyptic action RPG shooter released Infected Shelter = Dead Cells + Castle Crashers + executions Infected Shelter is a randomly generated rogue-lite post-apocalyptic action RPG shooter / dungeon brawler. Singleplayer and co-op for up to four players.
Necromancers! Paladins! Skeletons! Monsters! Oh, my! You play as Reva, a young fox-eared necromancer who embarks on a quest to host an awesome dance party for all her friends… who happen to be the reanimated skeletons of her enemies.
The Sundew is a 2D retro-style point'n'click adventure game that will take you into a dark cyberpunk world where the boundaries between good and evil become blurred. The prototype and the story of this game have been strongly inspired by classic LucasArts and Sierra’s games but also by new representatives of the genre (Wadjet eye games, The Last Door, ...), cyberpunk worlds and Sci Fi authors like Philip K. Dick and William Gibson.
an online arena game with its fight system inspired by Dark Souls. You fight with many different weapons - swords, axes, hammers, maces, katanas, rapiers and many more. You can use shooting/throwing weapons such as bows, crossbows, one shot pistols, shurikens and others. You can use magic spells for attack and/or protection. You can have many characters, level them up, equip them, raise their abilities and level up the equipment.
The demo of Between the Stars is the prologue to the story we will live with our captains in the final game. In it, we will live the adventures of Captain Scott and crew during the events that led to the stellar war which transpires during our main adventure.