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Troll Patrol is a heavenly mix of an RPG with Match-3 mechanics

By Liam Dawe,
Sometimes picking up a new indie game release on a whim turns into a new love and that's very much the case with Troll Patrol.

Digging puzzle adventure platformer 'Something Ate My Alien' is out now

By Liam Dawe,
A thorough mixture of genres that all fit together quite nicely is what you will find with Something Ate My Alien.

Alwa's Legacy is an incredibly charming retro action-adventure out now

By Liam Dawe,
I do love a good non-linear action adventure and Alwa's Legacy has everything it needs to be enjoyed.

Europa Universalis IV: Emperor is now available, some thoughts

By BTRE,
The sprawling strategy title by Paradox Development Studios sees its latest expansion rework and add content to many of the nations of Europe. I spent a few hours building up my empires and have a few thoughts to share.

Megaquarium: Freshwater Frenzy is a fantastic addition to a great game

By Liam Dawe,
Megaquarium: Freshwater Frenzy, the first full expansion for the aquarium building game Megaquarium is a worthy addition to a game that was already wonderful.

Steal everything and flee from the Burning Knight - out now

By Liam Dawe,
With some great lighting work, furious action and a good sprinkle of comedy Burning Knight is an fast-paced roguelike that's out now.

Space Grunts 2 is a roguelike with card-based combat out now

By Liam Dawe,
Merging together elements of a card-based deckbuilder with a traditional turn-based roguelike, Space Grunts 2 from Orangepixel has now left Early Access.

A fractured future and a beautiful yet dark style, Resolutiion is out now

By Liam Dawe,
Resolutiion, an absolutely beautiful fast-paced action-adventure from Monolith of Minds and Deck 13 is out now.

Strategic multiplayer artillery game ShellShock Live is out now

By Liam Dawe,
ShellShock Live is an awesome tribute to games like Scorched Earth, Pocket Tanks, and Worms and after many years in development it's finally released.

Experiment with light beams in the fantastic LIT: Bend the Light

By Liam Dawe,
LIT: Bend the Light is a puzzle game about bouncing and bending around beams of light, and eventually finding a solution to each puzzle.

Seriously charming programming puzzler KnotBot is out now

By Liam Dawe,
KnotBot replaces programming lines with a drag and drop interface to solve puzzles, it's not a unique idea but KnotBot has a wonderful style and setting that make it worth a play.

Ufflegrim is a peculiar deck-builder where you summon creatures and combine them

By Liam Dawe,
Ufflegrim is yet another game to add a card-based deck-building element to it and it does so with a traditional roguelike. Very strange and yet I love it.

Filament is out now and might be my favourite puzzle game of 2020

By Liam Dawe,
Filament, a stylish narrative puzzle game set aboard a seemingly abandoned spaceship has officially released along with Linux support from Beard Envy and Kasedo Games.

Dark fantasy turn-based tactical roguelike RPG 'Iratus: Lord of the Dead' is out now

By Liam Dawe,
Iratus: Lord of the Dead from developer Unfrozen and publisher Daedalic Entertainment has now left Early Access, with it full Linux support is now also up.

Merging elements from XCOM and HOMM 'Fort Triumph' is out now - some thoughts

By Liam Dawe,
Fort Triumph from CookieByte Entertainment and All in! Games is out today, after a while in Early Access this turn-based strategy game combines XCOM with HOMM with some environmental interactions too.