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With tons of weapons and turn-based combat that feels real-time 'Fractalis' enters Early Access

By Liam Dawe,
Here's your morning dose of pixel art with Fractalis, a new roguelike that's just entered Early Access with some smooth turn-based combat that feels almost real-time.

Challenging roguelike spaceship simulator 'Shortest Trip to Earth' released for Linux

By Liam Dawe,
Shortest Trip to Earth takes elements of FTL, and then sprinkles in a huge amount more to make it have a lot more depth and quite a lot of challenge to it.

Iratus: Lord of the Dead releasing April 23 - a Linux beta is up ready for testing

By Liam Dawe,
Iratus: Lord of the Dead, a turn-based tactical roguelike RPG set in a dark fantasy universe that looks fantastic is now due for release on April 23.

Shortest Trip to Earth should be releasing for Linux and hopefully soon

By Liam Dawe,
Shortest Trip to Earth, a roguelike spaceship simulator focused on exploration, ship management and tactical battles is now officially coming to Linux and hopefully soon.

KeeperRL, the fantastic mix of a dungeon simulator with roguelike and RPG bits has a new free version out

By Liam Dawe,
Bored? Quarantine or Isolation due to the Coronavirus got you down? Time to check out a new game then. KeeperRL, a game that blends together a dungeon building sim with a roguelike and RPG mechanics has a free build up.

Ufflegrim is the most bizarre deck-builder yet but it looks awesome and it's out now

By Liam Dawe,
Ufflegrim, a new release from Corpse King Games arrived yesterday looks absolutely bizarre blending together a deck-builder with a roguelike. All the mechanics together make it sound thoroughly unique too.

Burning Knight will have you steal everything and make a run for it in the new demo

By Liam Dawe,
Out now is the demo for Burning Knight, an action-packed roguelike with a bit of a twist on the usual dungeon crawling.

HyperRogue the fascinating and confusing non-Euclidean puzzle-roguelike has a big update

By Liam Dawe,
HyperRogue might just melt your mind if you try to understand it, and it remains as one of the most unique puzzle-roguelike games around due to the non-Euclidean features.

Space Grunts 2 shows how versatile a deck-builder can be and it's good

By Liam Dawe,
With how popular deck-builders have become, it's no surprise to see many developers have a go at it. Orangepixel have with Space Grunts 2 and after playing it, I'm really enjoying it.

The creator of Pony Island is back with a strange narrative-infused deck-builder 'Inscryption'

By Liam Dawe,
Daniel Mullins Games (Pony Island, The Hex) announced their latest game that's been in development for over a year. It's called Inscryption and it's a narrative focused, card-based deck building roguelike.

The fantastic deck-builder Dicey Dungeons has a big bug-fix update, plus a new modding tool is out

By Liam Dawe,
Dicey Dungeons is easily one of the best indie games released with Linux support last year, a success for the developer and it's continuing to get better.

FTL: Faster Than Light now has Steam Achievements over seven years after release

By Liam Dawe,
Subset Games today released a small update to FTL: Faster Than Light, finally giving it some Steam Achievements after the original release in 2012.

Huge new Dwarf Fortress release out with villains and interrogations - you can also pet animals

By Liam Dawe,
Dwarf Fortress, a single-player fantasy game that's quite a complex mix of genres has a big new release now available.

Isleward - a free and open source cross-platform roguelike MMO

By Liam Dawe,
I adventured far and wide, clicking across page after page of unique and often very weird games on itch.io until a little sparkle caught my eye. That spark was Isleward, a free and open source roguelike MMO.

Try the demo for CreatorCrate, a wild roguelike platformer with a curved world and physics fun

By Liam Dawe,
CreatorCrate is currently in development, a little rough around the edges but it's showing a lot of promise to be a very fun roguelike platformer with plenty of uniqueness.