Posts Tagged ‘Indie Games’

Pixelbit Helicopter Challenge

Pixelbit Helicopter Challenge – CFD! Review

As my first foray into remote control helicopter games, Xbox Live’s indie title Pixelbit Helicopter Challenge was a very enjoyable simulation. For the reasonable price tag of 80 Microsoft Points, it soars above the small...
by Gareth Edwards

Frozen Synapse

Frozen Synapse – CFD! Review

It’s been said that making a good first impression is the most important factor in establishing a new relationship. Well, if I’m being honest, my first impression of Frozen Synapse was “if I had hair, this game would make...
by Scott Thompson

Lair of the Evildoer

Xbox Live Indie-Dome: June 13th – 19th, 2011

This was a great week. Sure there were the prerequisite disappointments and a couple of games that shouldn’t exist, but none of that matters. What matters is that there are three games nestled in that little synopsis at t...
by Rob Rich


Righteous Axe

Xbox Live Indie-Dome: June 6th – 12th, 2011

Wow, this was a rather ho-hum week. It wasn’t even until the last few games that I found a Must Play. Then Another one. Then crap. Still, I suppose a balance of two great and two awful games, along with a host of decent o...
by Rob Rich

Avatar Fantasy RPG

Xbox Live Indie-Dome: May 30th – June 5th, 2011

I’ve had somewhat of a rough week. I’ll spare everyone the details, but suffice it to say I’m exhausted. The reason I’m mentioning this is because it’s currently 3am Sunday morning and I’m ju...
by Rob Rich

Akane the Kunoichi

Xbox Live Indie-Dome: May 23rd – 29th, 2011

Wow, it was an awfully small Dome this week. Fortunately there’s still a decent amount of awesome and crap to go around: Yet another fantasy-based Avatar game that’s actually pretty good, an ingenious spin on block-...
by Rob Rich


Dudebro - Happy Memorial Day

Happy Memorial Day From The Dudebro Team (and CFD!)

Grimoire Assembly Forge, the dev team behind the upcoming NeoGAF-inspired indie game… *deep breath* Dudebro–My Shit Is Fucked Up So I Got to Shoot/Slice You II: It’s Straight-Up Dawg Time are taking a moment t...
by Rob Thomas


PaperCraft – CFD! Review

On the surface, PaperCraft looks like a fairly typical top-down arcade shooter with paper graphics. Okay, paper graphics aren’t typical, but stick with me. The missions look and play like one would expect from just about ...
by Rob Rich

Sky Ninja War

Xbox Live Indie-Dome: May 16th – 22nd, 2011

Anyone who’s ever been on a rollercoaster should know what this week’s batch of games felt like. There were lots of unexpected dips, turns, flips, and complete flops. Even some motion-sickness. Seriously, that’...
by Rob Rich