Tag Archives: independent developer

3 in Three Macintosh categoryPuzzle category

3 in Three‘s eccentric story about the lives of numbers and letters in a computer elevates this great-to-middling collection of brainteasers.

BailOutBob Puzzle category

BailOutBob‘s can’t and shouldn’t support the hodge-podge of ideas thrown into its prison escape conceit.

Bal Ru’s Curse Puzzle category

An evil god inhabits this challenging puzzle game and, frustratingly, messes with its formula out of total spite.

Big Rig Simulation category

This 80s text-based game driving sim is as detailed as it is intermittently dull. That’s no coincidence.

Blob Wars: Metal Blob Solid Action categoryPlatform category

Though not the hard-hitting action title its gruff hero might imply, Metal Blob Solid offers well- level design and demonstrates the amateur ingenuity of the early open-source game movement.

Bouncer Arcade categoryMacintosh category

Bouncer is a matching game that kinda bungles the only trick up its sleeve, but its short length partly excuses that.

Executive Suite Simulation category

To excel in Executive Suite‘s cutthroat business simulation, you have to act like a cutthroat businessperson. Getting into that role is a different kind of challenge.

Gravity Balls Action categoryMacintosh category

Hilariously frustrating but never hopeless, this indie Mac physics game revels in losing control.

Green Strategy category

The throwback environmentalism in Green makes a cute political cartoon but a very vague strategy game.

Halloween Night II Macintosh categoryOther category

This brief, sweet ode to Halloween captures everything fun and spooky about a fun and spooky holiday.

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