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 October 14 2018
The Forgotten City is a time travel murder mystery set in a mythological city. Deep underground in an ancient Roman city, twenty-six trapped explorers lay dead because one of them broke a mysterious law. Within, a portal leads back into the past, allowing you to change their fate – or witness their deaths in a time loop for eternity. Fortunately, hope remains.
Wellspring: Altar of Roots is a turn-based, role-playing game that seamlessly integrates classic RPG genres and elements into a cohesive and novel gameplay experience. Featuring an engaging storyline, unique tactical combat, a progression system reminiscent of old-school JRPGs – and numerous Western influences as well – Wellspring offers massive environments and open-world exploration in a modern, 3D art style.
SUPERVERSE is fast-paced arcade space shooter taking player to exploration of ancient network of unique "pocket" universes interconnected by wormhole super-highways in a search of a way to return to past and prevent destruction of his homeworld. You can only count on own reflexes, speed, weapon destructive power and shield to protect yourself while taking care of enemy spaceships, asteroids, explosions and particles around. SUPERVERSE game is currently in development, it's coming to PC in front of you soon.
Shadows of Doubt is a first-person detective game set in a procedurally generated and fully simulated city. As head of the police detective department, it's your job to organize your sleuths and track down AI serial killers before they strike again!
Road to your city is a football-city build-up simulation where you slip into the role of a city mayor. You will be responsible for creating perfect conditions that your little town can grow to a big football city. This is not another manager game where you need to set up team formations or do some coaching, it´s more a simulation around your football team.