Titanfall and the Joyride of the Jetpack

From all the game titles I played at the recent Eurogamer Expo I enjoyed Titanfall the most, except for the longest queue I have ever seen, with around 1.5 hours stop-and-go waiting time! Worse than any Disney ...

Videogame firework displays!

THERE GUNNA BE AN ESPLOSION'! Greetings Earthlings! I hope you all had a fun Bonfire Night and followed the Fireworks code, it's at this time in Blighty that we celebrate the birthday of Guy Fawkes, who fam...

Hawken Mech Game – From Indie to Free 2 Play

Psst, I think it is time to admit it finally... Hi my name is Richard and I am a Roboholic / Mechaholic. Join the club of (more or less) Mechaholic-Anonymous. It will liberate you! Nothing on this plan...

The Final Resolution

TO 1080P OR NOT TO 1080P, THAT IS THE QUESTION! "The next generation doesn't start until we say it does." - Kaz Hirai, Head and CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment.Greetings earthlings! Back in the mid nough...

The legend of Slenderman

With Halloween around the corner, spooky decorations are being put up, sweet supplies are being replenished and some folk are out on a hunt to find a scary movie. But what about a scary game? Some may alread...

Star Wars 1313 – The Game Disney Scrapped

So, although Star Wars 1313 was scrapped, it was already heavily in development at Lucasarts before Disney took over the Star Wars franchise (and I write the word 'franchise' with a very heavy heart…) Games ...

Preview of interview with Icey Monty’s Nick Walker

In the next issue of IND13 we interview Nick Walker, Director at Independent Games Development Studio Icey Monty. Check out a short preview of the interview below and be sure to download the next issue to read ...

The Gruesome Gaming Halloween Special!

PREPARE TO TASTE THE SMELL OF FEAR! Velcome gamers of ze night, it's Count Von Alan McGhostWolfman III here! Tenously filling space with spooky puns before dropping some spooky retro fun on your lap then sho...

iPad 5 and iPad Mini 2: launch day

So, it is the long awaited launch day for the iPad 5 and the iPad Mini (plus the Mac Pro and the new OS X Mavericks, but that hasn't got as much interest…) What, though, will be the impact on the games devel...

Oculus Rift vs VFX-1 – FIGHT!

VFX-1 (1994) vs Oculus Rift (2012-PRESENT) Without trying to give away my age too much, does anyone remember Forte's VFX-1 HMD? I came across it at the last Bossa Studios Oculus Rift event. At the time...