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Short-form narrative game 'We should talk.' arrives July 16

By Liam Dawe,
It's not what you say, it's how you say it. We should talk. is an upcoming short-form narrative game about having a chat and it looks delightful.

Time is the currency of life in TimeOut and it looks ridiculously good

By Liam Dawe,
TimeOut is a free and somewhat short narrative adventure from solo dev Christopher Lee and the style is simply incredible.

Depanneur Nocturne is a short and sweet game about finding a gift

By Liam Dawe,
Depanneur Nocturne is a short, sweet and experimental game from KO_OP about finding a gift for a special someone in a store that's soon to close.

Dwellers of the Gut has you rescue the townsfolk inside a giant

By Liam Dawe,
Just like with Planetfriend, we're continuing to highlight a few smaller experimental and outright weird games and another recent discovery is Dwellers of the Gut.

One Dreamer: Prologue, a narrative adventure about a failed VR game developer needs some Linux testing

By Liam Dawe,
Developer Gareth Ffoulkes is currently working on One Dreamer, a narrative story adventure about an indie game developer suffering burnout. There's a Prologue and it now has a Linux Beta that needs some testing.

Keep It Alive - a short game that has you keep a heart beating and a train running from the Pony Island dev

By Liam Dawe,
Developed for the Ludum Dare 46 Game Jam that happened in April this year, one of the most interesting games to come out of it was Keep It Alive.

Try out 'Critters for Sale', an exhilarating short horror visual novel with two episodes out now

By Sunburst,
The absolutely exhilarating short horror visual novel Critters for Sale, which was originally released the first day of 2019, had its second chapter ("Goat") available for some time (Jun 2019, actually) and it's worth a look. Note: The article may cause issues if you have photosensitive epilepsy.

'Discover my Body' is a 10 minute long free body-horror minigame about transhumanism and social alienation

By Sunburst,
Discover my Body takes place twenty years in the future, in a dystopian society where a strange medical procedure was developed to enhance human consciousness, which is being used by people to escape their miseries and existential despair.

Indie short FPS 'Monument' has an overhaul update almost five years after the original release

By Sunburst,
Monument is an indie FPS that was released in June 2015 to meet 'mostly positive' reviews on Steam. It also got a massive revamp nearly five years later.

Explore a mysterious structure in 'Meteorite', a colourful and densely pixelated free short metroidvania FPS

By Sunburst,
Meteorite is a colourful and densely pixelated metroidvania FPS, made in Godot Engine for a Game Jam back in 2018 that's worth a look when you have a few free minutes.

Please Follow is another short and very tense psychological horror

By Liam Dawe,
Please Follow from developer somewhat who also made Please (which I certainly enjoyed) recently released another short psychological horror.

Nethercard Kingdom - a free deck-builder with real-time battles

By Liam Dawe,
I'm always on the hunt for new and exciting games, a big fan currently of deck-building strategy games of all kinds. This never-ending search recently led me to the free Nethercard Kingdom and I want more.

Thanks to Proton, you can have 'A Date in the Park' in this intriguing free short adventure; some thoughts

By Sunburst,
A Date in the Park is a lightweight point and click adventure that will take you approximately one hour to solve. It was actually released more than five years ago, but thanks to Proton 4.11, it is now possible to enjoy it on Linux -almost- without any problems.

Short free Visual Novel "Missed Messages" has beautiful artwork and a mature subject

By Liam Dawe,
I rarely try Visual Novels, mostly because too many of them are overly lewd in some way. However, Missed Messages is of a different sort and it's quite beautiful.

Verde Station, a short first-person sci-fi experience has gone free

By Liam Dawe,
Taking place on board a space station, Verde Station is a short and lonely experience and it no longer has a price attached to it.