Steam Greenlight Archive

  • Review: The Sun at Night

    Review: The Sun at Night

    With the constant churn of mobile games and the barrage of in your face first-person shooters, it is refreshing to take a step back and play a side-scrolling mashup that feels retro, yet has plenty of modern game design hooks. Not merely content being a Metroidvania […]

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  • Indie Quickie: A Wizard’s Lizard

    Indie Quickie: A Wizard’s Lizard

    It takes a lot longer to fully review a game than it does to get a good sense of what a game is. Even with a full-time staff of writers it would be impossible to fully review the thousands of games that are released every […]

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  • Frogdice’s Next Indie Sensation Combines Match-3 with RTS and Kingdom Building

    Frogdice’s Next Indie Sensation Combines Match-3 with RTS and Kingdom Building

    Independent studio Frogdice clearly seems to have a fascination with mixing casual match-3 puzzle elements with more hardcore genres like role-playing and strategy. We saw it in the team’s previous game Dungeon of Elements, a hybrid of Dr. Mario and dungeon crawl gameplay, and we […]

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  • Preview: Morphopolis Hands-On

    Preview: Morphopolis Hands-On

    Look on any casual gaming site and you will find dozens if not hundreds of hidden object adventures to choose from. Hidden object games are fun, but there typically isn’t very much that distinguishes one from another. For the most part they are a bit […]

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  • Edge of Space and Terraria Hook Up, Make an Omegatron Baby

    Edge of Space and Terraria Hook Up, Make an Omegatron Baby

    HandyMan Studios and Re-Logic have joined forces on the most epic indie sandbox game crossover collaboration ever, debuting this holiday weekend at PAX Prime. Operatives of the Ark Corporation in sci-fi terraforming adventure Edge of Space will now be able to face off against the […]

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  • Valve Celebrates Steam Greenlight’s First Birthday with a Sale and 100 New Game Approvals

    Valve Celebrates Steam Greenlight’s First Birthday with a Sale and 100 New Game Approvals

    It’s hard to believe the community driven indie game approval platform has been around for a full year, but tomorrow Steam Greenlight officially turns 1. Instead of a surprise party and cake (the cake is a lie, remember), Valve is celebrating the first anniversary by […]

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  • Indie Quickie: Race the Sun

    Indie Quickie: Race the Sun

    It takes a lot longer to fully review a game than it does to get a good sense of what a game is. Even with a full-time staff of writers it would be impossible to fully review the thousands of games that are released every […]

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  • Race the Sun Takes Flight Next Week

    Race the Sun Takes Flight Next Week

    Indie endless racer Race the Sun, which we previewed for you last month, is officially a go for full launch beginning Monday, August 19th on PC/Mac/Linux. If you’ve pre-ordered already, you can jump into the full game right now and test your flight skills in […]

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  • Preview: Shelter Hands-On

    Preview: Shelter Hands-On

    When your first game as a developer is a surreal, retro-flavored platformer, what do you do for your second project? Stay within the boundaries of another familiar genre? Or step outside the box to try something completely fresh and different? For Might and Delight, looking […]

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  • Preview: Race the Sun Beta Impressions

    Preview: Race the Sun Beta Impressions

    Talk about coming out of nowhere. Up until last week, I’d never even heard of the Kickstarter-funded Race the Sun. Now, after a few days tooling around at the controls of a solar-powered aircraft in the game’s beta, I don’t want to stop playing. Race […]

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