For this recurring segment, we will be highlighting the five biggest stories on IndieDB for the prior week. Whether it's demo releases for upcoming indie games, Kickstarter campaign announcements, or important stories that affect the indie gaming as a whole, you'll find them rounded up here each week.
The Week of April 20 2018
Computer Tycoon is a business simulator PC game. In Computer Tycoon you replay the history of the computer industry by starting your own company in the 70s. Create the best computers, research new kinds of technology, take care of your infrastructure and even handle your marketing. Become the leader of the global market and gain worldwide fans.
Grim fantasy combined with thunderous naval combat in a vibrant, monster-saturated world! Captain an Orc, Dwarf or Human warship and sail the turbulent Abyssal Ocean to play online multiplayer, in free-for-all or squad based matches.
In the browser game Prosperous Universe you are the CEO of your own space based company. You determine your own fate: be an explorer of the countless planets, a space ship designer or builder, a trader at the stock markets or an architect planning new colonies. Whatever you choose, be prepared to compete and collaborate with hundreds of other players in the massive and persistent world of Prosperous Universe.
Egress - role-playing BattleRoyale with an intense hardcore souls-like combat system. Choose your hero with unique abilities and become the last survivor! Features: Alternate universe, combining the Victorian era, Lovecraft's mythology and Retrowave.
Take the mechanics of Asteroids®, the power-ups of R-Type®, the space of a mini-MMO, and amp it up with the intensity of a SHMUP. Up to four players can combine forces to defend your solar system from the impending alien threat.