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

By -Daniel-Palacio-,
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 -Daniel-Palacio-,
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 -Daniel-Palacio-,
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 -Daniel-Palacio-,
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.

What Never Was, a short free story-driven adventure game now has Linux support

By Liam Dawe,
A recent discovery after randomly going through my Steam Discovery Queue is What Never Was, a short and free story-driven adventure game from Acke Hallgren.

Your Future Self, a story-driven experimental text adventure has released a Linux version

By Liam Dawe,
How about something a little different? Your Future Self is a somewhat short at 1-2 hours story-driven experimental text adventure and it's now supported on Linux.

The Mirror Lied, a short adventure from the creator of To the Moon adds Linux support

By Liam Dawe,
For those who appreciated To the Moon (Freebird Games), The Mirror Lied is a pretty short adventure and it now has Linux support.

Grand Pigeon's Duty, a short & ridiculous adventure game about Pigeons

By Liam Dawe,
Grand Pigeon's Duty is a short casual adventure game about Pigeons and it looks like there's a lot of poop.

'HOOK' is an extremely minimalistic but addictive puzzler that I wholeheartedly recommend

By -Daniel-Palacio-,
I must say that at the very beginning I thought the concept of the game was going to be extremely simple and boring, but by the tenth level it not only proved me wrong, but also I was completely hooked with it (no pun intended). There are free levels on Kongregate if you want to give them a try!

'The Dweller' is a short and minimalistic but incredibly fun and solid puzzler that I highly recommend

By -Daniel-Palacio-,
'The Dweller' is one of those obscure games that for some reason, despite being well made and original they pass completely unnoticed under the radar, and once you finally play them you not only feel you've spent a couple of hours on a worthy title, but also the fact itself of finding them is totally rewarding.

'The Secret of Tremendous Corporation' is a 2015 short free point-and-click comical adventure made in 48 hours

By -Daniel-Palacio-,
This is a small adventure that has been out there for two years, but since it never was covered in GOL, I decided to try it and share with you some impressions. Also, you can't miss the funny DLC included.

Find the meaning of life in 'Sisyphus Reborn', an atmospheric short free adventure on Steam

By -Daniel-Palacio-,
If you're looking to play an adventure game but you don't have a lot of time, then you may be interested to check "Sisyphus Reborn", a lightweight (300 MB) and short existential adventure that will only take you 40 minutes to finish (and that includes getting all the achievements).

Save your land from a supernatural infection in 'Disturbed', a short free visual adventure

By -Daniel-Palacio-,
Disturbed is a visual adventure with hand-made black and white graphics, where you play as a farmer who needs to save his land from a horrific plague before it's too late. It's FREE.

Find a missing woman in 'Moirai', a FREE experimental story-driven game with a great twist, some thoughts

By -Daniel-Palacio-,
Moirai is a very lightweight and short mini-game (only 13 MB and lasts 10 minutes) with an incredible twist at the end.
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