A cube of sugar escapes from factories to avoid the fate of becoming a cookie! Sugar Cube: Bittersweet Factory is a 2D platformer game that presents the story of a sugar cube. The background tiles of the game have two sides, namely, the front and the back. These tiles can be flipped for access to critical hints to solve different levels. They may or may not help you, so pay attention! The game is the full version of IGF China 2010's winner, Sugar Cube. It includes 5 factory themes containing 90 levels and 2 endings. Also included is the full soundtrack of the game. Also included is the full Sugar Cube: Bittersweet Factory Soundtrack.

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Grab a set of never-before bundled games in the latest IndieRoyale featuring: Unmechanical, The Path, Krater, Sugar Cube and OIO.

Posted by INtense! on Jan 31st, 2013

Fun indie games are always evolving. If you're searching for the latest in indie gaming, look no further than the Evolved Bundle from Indie Royale. It will give you hours of enjoyment and includes some great recently released games. Featured in this bundle are 5 indie titles, valued at over $55, including last summer's highly rated puzzle solving adventure from Talawa Games, Umechanical; an atmospheric horror game from Tale of Tales, The Path; the recently released squad based dungeon game, Krater from Fatshark; the full game of the IGF China 2010's winner, Sugar Cube: Bittersweet Factory from Turtle Cream; and an intricate scrolling puzzler, OIO: The Game from Uncanny Games.


All of the games in the Evolved Bundle are new to game bundles!

First up is the tricky, award winning, puzzle adventure game Unmechanical, available for Windows on Steam, Desura & DRM-free. It was developed by Talawa Games and is offered thanks to Teotl Studios. Unmechanical was only released in August 2012. You will explore an atmospheric world of flesh, rock & steel, journeying to freedom through a variety of puzzles with some very difficult challenges later in the game. Rock, Paper Shotgun called it "a near-perfect morsel of puzzling brilliance".

Next is The Path from Tale of Tales. A horror game that relies on your imagination, available for Windows from Steam, Desura & DRM-free. There's a Mac version in there too. The Path is a game about choices and wolves in the woods! Gamespot said it was "an extraordinary work of interactive fiction". Play the game but be careful if you stray from the path! The Evolved Bundle includes the game's OST from rock diva Jarboe.


Also featured is the recently released real-time squad based dungeon crawling game Krater, available for Windows Steam, from Fatshark. The game features fast paced combat, tactical squad management, crafting and questing all from a classis RTS perspective. It's set in a post-apocalyptic Sweden and includes the specially designed online co-op dungeons & bosses. The Evolved Bundle also includes the Character DLC.

The next game in this evolutionary bundle is Sugar Cube: Bittersweet Factory from Turtle Cream, available for Windows from Steam, Desura & DRM-free. This game is the full version of the IGF China's 2010 winner, Sugar Cube, including the OST. It's all about avoiding becoming a cookie! Multiple endings and achievements give the game a lot of replay value. Indie Game Magazine said "Sugar Cube presents a short, sweet, mind-working, challenge".

Last up is the nature themed scrolling platform puzzler OIO: The Game from Uncanny Games, available for Windows and Mac from Desura & DRM-free. It's simple but intricate and, with a metacritic of 75, it's definitely worth your time! Gamepro says of OIO "difficulty doesn't take long to hone itself to a sharp point" whilst IGN says it has a "truly gorgeous art style". OIO is in Steam Greenlight right now so don't forget to upvote it if you like this game.

Finally, those who pay $8 USD or their currency equivalent during the Evolved Bundle will get an ambient electronic treat from Tim Wright of CoLD SToRAGE, the recently released 'SLIPSTREAM [volume 1]'. The album features 64 bit digital re-mix / re-masters of Tim's tracks from WipEout and WipEout 2097. Each track has been painstakingly E.Q.'d, compressed and spatially enhanced for the best possible listening experience. It's been a long time coming - we hope you enjoy it!


You can find more information on the Evolved Bundle, including real-time statistics and its current price, on its official website or via its Facebook and Twitter pages. Grab this bundle now while the price is still low (unless kind purchasers lower the price) so that you'll have hours of indie games to evolve your skills with!

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Mero13
Mero13 Jan 31 2013, 10:15am says:

Great Bundle!

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Kuznetsovsky
Kuznetsovsky Jan 31 2013, 10:33am says:

I really recommend "the Path" if you're into playing videogames in "altered" states.

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joewreschnig
joewreschnig Jan 31 2013, 10:37am says:

OIO says "windows, mac, desura", but after I bought it the Indie Royale download page doesn't list it for Mac, and the Desura page only shows a Windows release (but a Mac demo).

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action_replay
action_replay Jan 31 2013, 12:07pm says:

I'm wondering about the Mac version of OIO as well. According to oio-thegame.com, it definitely exists, so I'm hoping it's just an oversight that will be fixed soon?

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Just_Endless
Just_Endless Jan 31 2013, 3:03pm says:

I unrecommend "The Path" in altered states. That would be awful, it's like an atmosphere-heavy, danger-low Slender. Decent game though.

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Toyotame
Toyotame Feb 2 2013, 3:27pm says:

Nope, not all gsme new here, Umechanical was in "pay 10 get 5" bundle on GOG

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Foxhack
Foxhack Feb 3 2013, 1:02am says:

Why does The Path have three keys? We have Steam, Desura, and CD key. What's that for, do we need it to play the game on Steam?

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Toyotame
Toyotame Feb 3 2013, 7:46am replied:

Steam - for steam
Desura - for Desura
CD-key for (not-so-)DRM-free downloads.

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ZPavelZ
ZPavelZ Feb 4 2013, 4:36pm says:

Really-really good bundle!

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Toyotame
Toyotame Feb 7 2013, 7:41am says:

Wow, you added bonus game? Nice move, really. This bundle is sure good one, t least 3 games here is good, especially OIO, i wanted to try this game for long time.
Now you added St. Chicken that is nice small game too. This is that customers exactly expect as bonuses.
Congrats with returning to right path, Indieroyale. Nice games = nice sales.

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Toyotame
Toyotame Feb 10 2013, 6:57pm says:

BTW, after adding St chicken to bundle it was not added in library on desura...

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Saemon
Saemon Feb 13 2013, 8:44pm replied:

If its still not showing in your library just activate game key again on desura activation page, it may prompt that the key has been already activated but after this St chicken game should apear in "Play" menu.

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krythorian
krythorian Feb 14 2013, 7:33am says:

Well I gotta get a desura account, got a steam acc but desura seems like a really good thing aswell :)

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