First Impressions

Tails of Iron

2021 - Odd Bug Studio

Tails of Iron is an ARPG-platformer hybrid.

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Movie Quest

2022 - SourJ

Movie Quest is a social hub experience that lets you watch movies and visit the arcade with friends.

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RITE

2022 - Pond Games Pty Ltd

RITE is a fast-paced precision platformer designed for speed-running.

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Sweet Transit

2022 - Ernestas Norvaišas

Sweet Transit is a complex "city builder" sim dedicated to the rail industry.

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Batora: Lost Haven

2022 - Passion Republic Games

Batora: Lost Haven is a top tier story-driven ARPT that features innovative twinstick combat.

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GigaBash

2022 - Passion Republic Games

GigaBash is a top tier brawler title that sees you engaging in epic titan battles.

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Scathe

2022 - Damage State Ltd

Scathe is an intense FPS with bullet hell-inspired gameplay.

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Age of Darkness

2022 - PlaySide

Age of Darkness is a gritty horde-based RTS game with interesting day/night cycles.

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Ren's Demons

2022 - yo252yo

Ren's Demons is a JRPG with a novel death-centric approach and lots of experimental (but well-delivered) mechanics.

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Clanfolk

2022 - MinMax Games Ltd.

Clanfolk is a survival game with strong automation and a focus on the long game. It's not about you surviving; it's about your clan surviving through generations.

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Legends of Kingdom Rush

2022 - Ironhide Game Studio

Legends of Kingdom Rush is a turn-based tactical game with party building and roguelike elements for maximum replayability.

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Telepath Tactics Liberated

2022 - Sinister Design

Telepath Tactics Liberated is a turn-based tactical game heavily inspired by Fire Emblem and the like.

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Festival Tycoon

2021 - Johannes Gabler

Festival Tycoon is exactly what it sounds like; a tycoon game where you get to plan and manage music festivals.

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Shores Unknown

2021 - Valynne

Shores Unknown is a roleplaying game featuring tactical turn-based combat.

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Exo One

2021 - Exbleative

Exo One is a relaxing game that lets you explore strange worlds.

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Five Nations

2021 - Silver Forge

Five Nations is an RTS heavily inspired by Star Craft.

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Edge of Eternity

2021 - Midgar Studio

Edge of Eternity is a shameless Final Fantasy clone.

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Sunblaze

2021 - Games from Earth

Sunblaze is a fast-paced platformer in which everything moves so you need to plan your moves ahead of time. Features some sweet pixel art and a sense of humour.

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Mech Armada

2021 - Lioncode Games

Mech Armada is a turn-based, tile-based tactical game that lets you customise and build an army of mechs. It's simple, fast-paced, and a lot of fun.

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Broken Sky

2021 - Addictive 247 Games

There’s no story, but it’s one of those games where that doesn’t matter. It’s a straight-up retro arcade shooter. Shoot the baddies, rack up some big scores, unlock some upgrades, then straight back into it again with a better ship and some new weapons.

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Colony Ship

2021 - IRON TOWER STUDIOS

Colony Ship is a gorgeous and well-written isometric RPG and the third release by indie developer Iron Tower Studios. It's in Early Access at the moment - only the first chapter is available, but you're still looking at 10 or more hours of gameplay.

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Mage Drops

2021 - Orchid of Redemption

Mage Drops is a magical minigolf game - an innovative take on the genre that feels like a minigolf game but plays more like a puzzle platformer. It's in Early Access at the moment - only the tutorial and first cups are available, but there's still a few hours of gameplay there.

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Rogue Sentry

2021 - Mapledev

The best way I can describe Rogue Sentry is as a "top-down Metroidvania" with bullet hell elements. The premise: Man built machine, machines took over the world, and you play as… a sentry bot, gone rogue after suddenly and inexplicably developing an empathy toward mankind.

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Alpha Particle

2021 - Function Unknown

I was still a little lost when I loaded into the first level but that’s okay; the particle (the protagonist of this strange adventure) was as puzzled as I was: This is a game that gives you all the tools you need but leaves you to explore and experiment and work things out as you go.

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Tetris Effect: Connected

2018 - Enhance

Tetris Effect: Connected is Tetris on steroids. Features a campaign, multiplayer, and new ways to play Tetris.

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Fury Unleashed

2017 - Awesome Games Studio

Fury Unleashed is a fast-paced comic-book based platformer/shooter.

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Black Geyser

2021 - GrapeOcean Technologies

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Void Marauders

2022 - Autarca

Void Marauders is an X-Com-style tactical turn-based game.

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B.I.O.T.A

2022 - Small Bros

B.i.O.T.A is an incredible retro 2D platform shooter.

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Golfie

2022 - Triheart Studio

Golfie is a roguelike minigolf game with deckbuilding elements.

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