Indies You May Have Missed: January 2023

To hit the ground running, here are 10 great indie games that haven’t been out very long and you may want to check out!

A Space for the Unbound

A coming-of-age adventure where you follow two high school sweethearts on a journey of self-discovery at the end of their high school years while facing the end of the world. Explore 90s Indonesian town, uncover its secrets, use supernatural powers to dive into people’s hearts, and pet cats.

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Astra Protocol 2

Monitors have received notification of an unknown event, referred to as ASTRA PROTOCOL. You have been designated search and reconnaissance to determine the meaning of this ASTRA PROTOCOL. SECONDARY OBJECTIVE: Find evidence of survivors. PROBABILITY OF HOSTILES: HIGH.

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Bing in Wonderland

A Roguelite monster killing satisfaction galore without any exploration elements. The game is filled to the brim with exotic enemies and stages with a collection of deep and robust boons, weapons, and items plus an abundance of pointless features and useless details.

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Children of Silentown

Children of Silentown is a dark adventure game that tells the story of Lucy, a girl growing up in a village deep in a forest inhabited by monsters. People disappearing is nothing uncommon here, but this time, Lucy is old enough to investigate on her own. Or so she thinks.

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Golfie is a run-based, roguelike minigolf deck builder. Play through procedurally-generated levels, build a deck of crazy card abilities, and try to beat all 18 holes. Pick your route carefully because no two runs – or shots – are the same!

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Impaler is a minimalist arena shooter with spikes. Summon spikes to slay monsters, build barriers, and reach higher ground. Impaler’s rogue-like elements ensure each run is a unique challenge.

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Indies’ Lies

A roguelike deck-building game where you craft a deck, spark talents, discover runes, and assemble your team with partners’ cards! Play unique stories for every character and explore a world caught in the clash of gods.

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Splatter is a first-person fever dream where you blast constantly adapting enemies into neon sprays of pulp and slime. Enter a digital mindscape constructed by four anonymous administrators. Can you survive? Can you remain sane? Can you remain yourself?

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Embody Kimuto on the first day of his new job in this humor-packed dungeon crawler with surprising secrets to discover!

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WW2 Rebuilder

Build the new future of Europe! Flip, renovate, repair and rebuild places destroyed during World War 2. Get to know the history and stories of civilians. Play an immersive building simulator with grappling storytelling.

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If you’re an independent developer releasing your game next month, let us know via our request form and we’ll happily include it in next month’s article.

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