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 March 16 2018
Become a god in this indirect god sim. Influence and try to control your followers using commandments but beware, free will leaves these open to interpretation. Will you create a flourishing civilization or lead them into cannibalism?
Project Empires is a turn-based strategy game developed by Prototype Studios. The game takes points from established titles such as Age of Empires, Civilization, and Total War, bringing together whats best.
Starmancer is a Dwarf Fortress inspired space station building game. After a catastrophe on Earth, humanity launches the Starmancer Initiative in a desperate attempt to seek refuge among the stars. Your task as a Starmancer is to construct and manage a colony capable of sustaining human life.
In a world that has lost its happy ending, Book Ends is a local co-op role-playing game that takes place in a story book. Grab a controller, grab a friend, and travel across this vast realm in search of answers to what has happened to this magical book and the happily ever after it once provided to the people charged with protecting it.
Empyrion is a 3D open world, space survival adventure in which you can fly across space and land on planets. Build, explore, fight and survive in a hostile galaxy full of hidden dangers. Empyrion features space & planetary exploration, building & construction, mining & resource gathering, survival, crafting, as well as space & land combats.