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 August 18 2018
Synther is an FPP simulation game with adventure-like, detective elements set in a futuristic, open world. The game has innovative, Commodore 64-like graphics, remindful of early 3D games and DOS applications.
Project ATOM is a post-apocalyptic indie game, inspired by classic CRPGs: Fallout, System Shock, Deus Ex, Baldur's Gate and many others.
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The shell that protected the Kingdom was broken. Sovereigns succumbed to the temptation of filth, poured from the nightmare realm and lead the Kingdom to decline. Nightmare creauteres terrorize the civilians. The Brotherhood, which has stood guard the Kingdom for centuries, does not cope with the threat. They are compelled to ask for help from the criminal. Elias the half-blood, in whose veins the blood of the demon flows, may be the only hope of the Kingdom.
Perspectrum, an indie game developed by ProudMom Games, is a 2-D platform game based on solving puzzles to advance through dungeon levels. Players take the role of the Tall Stranger, a being who has awakened with the power to use ancient fountains to change the elements of the world. The stranger must use spirit fragments scattered throughout the various levels to bring the mountain back to life.