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    Indie Game of The Week: Legends of Yore

    All that talk of Diablo III earlier in the week has made us reminisce about the good old days of the dungeon crawler RPG, before fancy graphics and big budgets. This has brought us to an indie game that should be firmly in the heart […]

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    Indie Game of the Week: Culmination

    It has been awhile since we looked at an in-browser game for Indie Game of the Week.  I guess some might argue that they don’t, strictly speaking, fall into the ‘indie’ bracket but I think for all but a few intents and purposes, these titled […]

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    Indie Game of the Week: Gunpoint

    I struggle not to start most of the posts in this series, with some sort of statement on how Indie Game developers form the nucleus of creativity in gaming and how their freedom from the constraints of big studios expectations means that they can push […]

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    Indie Game of the Week: Stealth Bastard

     There are some fantastic indie games out there and try as I might, I know I miss a bunch of thoroughly entertaining titles.  That knowledge is the sort of thing that keeps me up at night, the thought that I’m missing out, disturbs me even […]

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  • TOKYO GAME SHOW 2011

    Sense of Wonder Night 2011 Presenters Announced for the Tokyo Game show 2011

    Hi there guys, following all the interest in Indie games on this blog, we have found a good piece of news that you may find interesting.  The Organisers over at the “Sense of Wonder Night 2011” event have announced ten titles that will be presented […]

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    Indie Game of the Week: Level building, level editing, level destruction in Io

    One of the cool things about Minecraft is that you can create a custom environment built from the game’s terrain. These painstaking masterpieces are an extension of the architects interests outside of the Minecraft world.  They can become deeply involving and extremely satisfying upon completion.  […]

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    Indie Game of the Week #2 – Magicka: perhaps one to revisit?

    This is the second instalment of the weekly series Indie Game of the Week.  The first can be found here, which took a look at Bastion. It’s safe to say that the majority of us will be into one or all of the following: Star […]

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  • Realm of the Mad God

    Indie game of the week: Realm of the Mad God

    We’re all for big budget games here at Dabs.com, and like nothing better than hooking up a fully tricked out PC to run the latest highly polished FPS or processor hungry Total War installment. Yet, occasionally, a low budget indie game gets into our sub-conscious […]

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  • Bastion

    Bastion: A thumbs up for indie games

    The joy of indie games is that they are often much less inhibited than your multi-million pound mainstream title.  This means of course, that they need not conform to widely held conventions (pushed on them by the publishers) and this freedom of movement can ultimately […]

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