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Big changes are coming to this year's Boston FIG convention

By Nathaniel Hohl, Sep 05, 2014 2:00pm PDT

With the third annual Boston Festival of Indie (FIG) strting soon, Nate Hohl talks to the convention's founders about what changes might be in store this year. Then he gets neck deep in a world of zombies with indie developer Proletariat, working on World Zombination.&n...


Shack Snack: July 15, 2014

By Steven Wong, Jul 15, 2014 6:30pm PDT

End your day with a Shack Snack, a short recap of three big stories you should know.


"I haven't seen any of these before but this is a thoroughly well-produced video! I'm just ..."

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EA releases its own 'indie' bundle

By John Keefer, May 03, 2012 1:30pm PDT

Electronic Arts joined the indie bundle bandwagon, offering six games through Steam for a 70 percent discount.


"And? They chose to associate themselves with this asshole of a publisher. Tough shit."

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Dustforce review

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 30, 2012 2:45pm PST

Check out the Dustforce review for a look at the indie game that entices platforming perfectionists with a broom-wielding janitor.


"not even going to bother with this one. Games like N were fun because they were challenging but ..."

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Minecraft made $33 million in revenue so far

By Steve Watts, Apr 06, 2011 1:45pm PDT

Minecraft creator Markus Persson has revealed that about 1.8 million people have bought Minecraft, leading to roughly $33 million in revenue.


"Who says he wants to build an empire, though? Hell, I don't know why he even started a ..."

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