I guess rushing the game out got them a fair bit of commercial success, but creatively it’s a dump so far.
A very adorable game with neat platforming and a foul mouth. Steam store page: http://store.steampowered.com/app/778330/Squirm/
We found a good one! We found a good game among Steam Direct’s trash heap! Steam store page: http://store.steampowered.com/app/577280/SCALPERS_Turtle__the_Moonshine_Gang/ (Excuse the slightly inferior audio on my voice. Had to use backup audio due to something I explain late in the video)
BATTLETECH, the first turn-based tactical ‘Mech combat PC game in over 20 years, will be available on April 24, 2018. Pre-order TODAY: https://pdxint.at/2GwAH5W Developed by Harebrained Schemes, the studio responsible for the critically acclaimed Shadowrun Returns series, BATTLETECH is the next generation of turn-based tactical ‘Mech combat. In BATTLETECH, you play as the commander of…
The Nintendo Switch is becoming the indie platform of choice while Steam Direct has turned Valve’s storefront into a choked mess where games go to fail. Source article: http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2018/03/16/blossom-tales-developers-avoid-closing-thanks-to-switch-sales-after-poor-steam-showing.aspx Source image for Steam releases: https://u.cubeupload.com/0TCFhm.jpg
Steam is Bullet Club. I mean, Steam is fine…
This game was actually better when it was an empty folder.
Steam page: http://store.steampowered.com/app/447120/Where_the_Water_Tastes_Like_Wine/ An enjoyable take on visual novels and other story-driven games, Where the Water Tastes Like Wine is a pleasant little game indeed.
Steam still finds a way to surprise me sometimes. Not always for the best. Oh, and I spelled the game’s name correctly in the video title. The zombie is genuinely “gigant.”
Once you get past the fact it’s a ghastly visual nightmare with lots of flickering imagery, you find… not a good game.
Source: https://www.clickerheroes2.com/patent_trolls.php Patent trolls are especially despicable, to the point where I’d probably celebrate even Activision Blizzard putting one down. Targeting smaller developers and offering them glorified blackmail options is their stock and trade though, and here we see GTX Corp trying to give Playsaurus some classic shakedown treatment.
A fun little Game Boy inspired throwback. Good enough for a store link: http://store.steampowered.com/app/799510/Squidlit/