Tag: LINUX

Switch ‘N’ Shoot – Master that one button in this addictive arcade shoot em up

If you’re looking for another enjoyable arcade styled shoot em up, then you might be interested to know that Matt Glanville has released the very latest version of ‘Switch N Shoot’; a fast paced retro styled game whereby you must destroy many waves of enemies with the use of only […]

Hyperspace Delivery Service – Multi genre space game arrives on Steam!

Here on Indie Retro News we do like games that break the tediousness of similarities and try something different, so we think Hyperspace Delivery Service by Zotnip does just that. In this game you are hired by the Hyperspace Delivery Service to make a delivery to planet Miridian V, but […]

Guard Duty – A charming 2D fantasy adventure gets a Steam release!

Glorious news if you’re an Adventure fan, loving games such as The Secret of Monkey Island or even Simon the Sorcerer, as we’ve just been told Sick Chicken Studios have released their 2D fantasy adventure game of ‘ Guard Duty ‘, which is available for PC, MAC and Linux. Yes […]

Ravva and the Cyclops Curse – Unleash your summoning powers in this new NES inspired game

Cathedral isn’t the only retro inspired game we’ve come cross today with an update, as we’ve also come across a NES inspired title called ‘ Ravva and the Cyclops Curse ‘ which was developed by Galope for PC, MAC and Linux. Yes indeed welcome to another charming looking retro inspired game, […]

Viva Mortis – This Isometric ZX Spectrum inspired game looks super duper!

The last post for this evening and wow is it a good’n! As we’ve recently been informed through Facebook that AdamStrange has released his ZX Spectrum inspired game ‘ Viva Mortis ‘, for PC, MAC and Linux. What makes this game rather special isn’t just the fact it is a […]

Silk – A tribute to Mike Singletons groundbreaking 1984 game The Lords of Midnight!

Many years ago when the 8-bit ruled the era, there was a game called Lords of Midnight by Mike Singleton that took the world by storm. A game that featured a ground breaking technique called landscaping to depict the lands of Midnight from a first-person perspective. It was such a […]

WRATH: Aeon of Ruin – 3D Realms going full retro with the return of the Quake Engine!

If you’re looking for a retro inspired shooter that is sure to excite many in the retro community, then look no further than 3D Realms upcoming First Person Shooter game WRATH: Aeon of Ruin. This game of which we were suprised to find out about today, is a wicked shooter of […]

Eagerly awaited Quest for Glory inspired game ‘ Mage’s Initiation ‘ has been released!

Way back in 2013 we announced the Kickstarter success of Himalaya Studios most eagerly awaited Adventure game ‘ Mage’s Initiation ‘; a game from a team who wanted to recreate the similar style and feel to previous adventure titles the company has worked on and was touted as being somewhat of a […]

Guard Duty – Upcoming charming 2D fantasy adventure with a new Bloodlines Trailer

I’ve always been an Adventure gamer on both my Amiga and PC, and have such fond memories of games such as The Secret of Monkey Island, Simon the Sorcerer, Fable, Kings Quest and even the Quest for Glory series. So to hear that a new Adventure game with a fantasy […]

From Beyond – Prologue – Horror adventure, inspired by games such as Shadowgate now on Steam

If you were a huge fans of games such as Deju Vu, Uninvited or even my personal favourite Shadowgate, then you’ll be pleased to know the developer SuckerFree Games has released their MACVenture style game ‘ From Beyond-Prologue ‘, which as from the end of last month was made available to […]

Dawnthorn – Stand-alone prequel to Zelda inspired Hazelnut Bastille is announced

While many of you are excited to learn that Aloft’s Zelda inspired RPG of HAZELNUT BASTILLE is a huge Kickstarter success raising £116,390 of a £51,027 goal and still 20 hours to go. You may also be interested to know that the same team have recently announced Dawnthorn; a standalone prequel to Hazelnut Bastille, […]

The Legend of Tobimaru – 2D action platformer with retro inspirations aiming for a Kickstarter success

Putting aside the Amiga games as now we look towards Mushin Games crowd funding campaign for their upcoming 2D action platformer ‘ The Legend of Tobimaru ‘. A game that according to the developers, is a upcoming game that takes its inspiration from retro classics such as Super Mario Brothers and Mega […]

HAZELNUT BASTILLE – If you loved Zelda then you’ll love this upcoming game by Aloft!

Welcome to ‘ HAZELNUT BASTILLE ‘ developed by Aloft. A charming and colourful action adventure RPG, that mixes it up with Zelda and other such amazing games found on consoles such as the SNES and even the Sega Megadrive. It features a beautiful world to explore with all the secrets […]