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Indie favorites from Evo 2013

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 18, 2013 6:00pm PDT

Between catching some of Evo 2013's multiple tournament, I check out some of the indie titles on-hand, including SpyParty, Towerfall, Super Comboman, and Super Space _____.


Ouya launches $1 million fund to secure exclusives

By Steve Watts, Jul 18, 2013 1:00pm PDT

Ouya has announced a $1 million pool of funds to be doled out towards promising Kickstarter Android projects that commit to 6 months of Ouya exclusivity.


"You guys just don't understand what is at the root of this platform. Whatever man."

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Abducted: an episodic horror game from former Borderlands 2 dev

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 28, 2013 1:00pm PDT

Richard Cowgill (Frontlines: Fuel of War, Borderlands 2) discusses his next indie title, a mystery adventure horror game called Abducted.


"Sounds interesting, but with 2-3 months between episodes, people may lose interest. I suppose ..."

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Ouya CEO 'pissed' at delayed backer shipments as console hits stores

By Steve Watts, Jun 25, 2013 8:15am PDT

The Android-based Ouya console is hitting stores today, having built a library of 170+ game and entertainment apps as it went out to backers.


"I'd actually go with some lightweight build of Linux, personally. Except for SNES9x and its ..."

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IndieCade faves from E3: Spaceteam, Towerfall, 7 Grand Steps, Perfection, Voronoid, Soundodger

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 17, 2013 3:30pm PDT

IndieCade's E3 booth was filled with dozens of great indie titles. Here are some favorites from the show.


Sonic 4 and Sonic CD coming to Ouya

By John Keefer, Jun 05, 2013 4:15pm PDT

Sega has partnered with Ouya to bring three Sonic games to the Android-based console soon after it launches in late June, the publisher has announced, including both episodes of Sonic the Hedgehog 4. But expect to pay more for the full versions than those already available f...


Soul Fjord video diary discusses character creation

By John Keefer, May 30, 2013 5:00pm PDT

You have to shake your head and wonder a bit as more of Airtight Games' upcoming Ouya exclusive Soul Fjord is revealed. How do they come up with this stuff? Who is trapped in a dream world of leisure suited Vikings with afros? A new video developer diary answers a few of tho...


Ouya delayed to June 25; secures extra $15 million in funding

By Alice O'Connor, May 09, 2013 8:00am PDT

Opinions on the Ouya declare it everything from the vanguard of a new games industry to a novelty gadget, but we'll need to wait a little longer to see quite how it shakes out. The Android-powered mini-console has been delayed by three weeks, from June 4 to June 25. In cheer...


"woah that's what I've been doing for a couple years. glad I'm out of that and now have an even ..."

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Ouya exclusive Soul Fjord is latest from Quantum Conundrum dev

By John Keefer, Apr 29, 2013 4:00pm PDT

What do you get when you mix Norse mythology with disco and funk of the '70s and '80s? You get an incredibly bizarre sounding dungeon crawler called Soul Fjord from Airtight Games and former Portal and Quantum Conundrum designer Kim Swift that is coming exclusively to the An...


"Well, look at games like Fez, Brutal Legend, L.A. Noir and Alan Wake - all console exclusives ..."

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OUYA beaten by phones in benchmark tests

By Steve Watts, Apr 16, 2013 10:05am PDT

OUYA was among a variety of Android devices in benchmark testing, and finished behind several existing Android devices.


"Hopefully it'll help a bit that Ouya doesn't have to run phone-related stuff in the ..."

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Papo & Yo developer's next game is Silent Enemy

By Steve Watts, Mar 29, 2013 7:30am PDT

Papo y Yo developer Minority has revealed plans for its next game, a metaphor on bullying called Silent Enemy.


OUYA available to buy on June 4th, Kickstarter units shipping now

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 28, 2013 9:15pm PDT

OUYA, the Android gaming box that took Kickstarter by storm, will be available to purchase on June 4th for $99.99.


"i agree, i tried to use DLNA with the ps3 for over a year before i just said fuck it and bought ..."

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thatgamecompany co-founder Kellee Santiago joins OUYA

By John Keefer, Feb 28, 2013 10:45am PST

Thatgamecompany co-founder Kellee Santiago, who left the Journey developer in March last year, is joining Android console company OUYA as its head of developer relations.


Double Fine Adventure, The Cave coming to OUYA

By Steve Watts, Feb 07, 2013 9:15am PST

OUYA has secured games from Double Fine and the creator of Words with Friends, CEO Julie Uhrman announced at DICE.


"Actually I still use a dedicated mp3 player, even an old one I got maybe 5 years ago simply ..."

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OUYA officially launching in June

By Steve Watts, Feb 05, 2013 9:30am PST

The OUYA console has set an official launch for June, though pre-orders will get their consoles early and Kickstarter backers will get them even earlier still.


"I backed one of these, and am really not excited about it anymore. I just don't know what I am ..."

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