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 May 11 2018
Hokan: Monster Slayer is a PC action stealth first person shooter (FPS), currently in Alpha, set in a future where a mysterious mineral is the new source of greed across the galaxy. You are Shin, a young member of a clan of warriors and hunters who dedicate themselves to the protection the land and its inhabitants . And for the rite of passage to obtain the rank of Hokan “Elite Hunter”, you are sent to several missions which involve helping inhabitants from a recent threat of demons and monsters, rampaging the land and killing everything on their path.
Area 86 is a smooth physics-based puzzle and exploration game set in space. Control your robot in an interactive environment. Find, combine, activate, pick up and throw different objects to solve puzzles.
NeuroSlicers is a genre-defying highly tactical, narrative driven, online competitive cyberpunk arena based real-time strategy game. With AI powered units and battle board manipulation at its core, Failure offers a set of truly fresh challenges for both the seasoned competitive player as well as those looking for a truly fresh narrative driven strategy gaming experience.
Keep the Peace is an in-depth law enforcement strategy game under development for the PC. You'll take the role of Police Chief, responsible for the safety and security of your town, city, or region. Hire officers, put them into units, customize their vehicles and equipment, and deploy them around your city. Respond to dangerous emergencies -- such as bank robberies, break-ins, shootings, high-speed pursuits, car accidents, natural disasters and more.
Steam Marines 2 is a squad-based tactics game set in a steampunk universe. Take command of the I.S.S. Delhi and join the resource war against ruthless robots and enigmatic aliens.