IndieCade East is expanding its highly popular Show & Tell event with more than twice as many slots this year! It's always a challenge for developers to find people to play their games, so we've setup a prime spot at IndieCade East where any developer with a full access pass can demo their game for a 2 hour slot on either Saturday Feb 15th or Sunday Feb 16th.
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J. Scott Miller, Claire Lee
1dash1 is a web based game creation platform that gives you the tools to build the different elements of your game through our graphics editor and custom programming language. Our flexible physics engine, multiplayer support, and mobile support allow you to create games across a number of genres. We’re also aiming to make 1dash1 a communal experience, with all games being public by default and sharable via their unique URLs
Dillon Rogers, Eliot Houghton, Roy Graham
A cyber-noir game set in the near future, where artificial beings have become indistinguishable from humans. As an agent for the Department of Artificial and Robotic Control, you investigate suspected artificials and determine their humanity.
Allegiance is a game designed to explore the real-life social conventions of local multiplayer. It takes the form of a party-style fighting game in which teams of agile, flying combatants compete for control of magical gems.
BEStrangeFlavor (Noah Sasso, Richard Terrell, Marcus Terrell)
A sports-fighting game hybrid for up to 4 players. Use 7 jumps to battle in mid air. Score points by dunking the game ball all the way into the water of your team’s side. First to 3 points wins. If you fall in the water yourself, you’ll lose a point.
Colin Fuller, Dan Dussault
Reveal the soul gems of monsters in this addictive puzzle game inspired by Minesweeper. Traverse your way through the cavern, defeating enemies,finding loot, and meeting crazy characters who will help you. No two games will ever be the same!
James Petruzzi, Tim Dodd, Dan Fessler, Glauber Kotaki, Tony Redmer, James Stevulak
Chasm is a 2D Action-RPG Platformer currently in development for Windows, Mac, & Linux. Taking equal inspiration from hack ‘n slash dungeon crawlers and Metroidvania-style platformers, it will immerse you in a 2D fantasy world full of exciting treasure, deadly enemies, and abundant secrets.
• Explore six massive Metroid-like dungeons procedurally assembled from hand-crafted rooms
• Enjoy challenging retro gameplay and gorgeous authentic pixel art (384x216 native resolution)
• Discover new special abilities and powers to reach previously inaccessible areas
• Play how you want by equipping weapons, spellbooks, shields, and more to both hands
• Uncover random loot drops and rare items
• Avoid devious traps and battle massive bosses
• Includes Normal, Arena, Time Trial & Hardcore Modes
• Leaderboards for Hardcore playthroughs featuring quickest time and more
• Windows, Mac, & Linux versions with Gamepad support
More info at chasmgame.com
Noah Greenberg (Programmer & Designer) and Jonathan Bahm (Artist & Designer)
You survive in a randomly generated world and play as a knight, complete quests, and find dungeons to loot. It’s got some pretty awesome stuff. Fun fact: the game started out as a GameBoy Jam entry until it was realized that it was a game we wanted to take full scale.
Ryan Clark, Ted Martens, Danny Baranowsky, Oliver Trujillo, Jesse Turner, Kevin Regamey, Marlon Wiebe
Crypt of the NecroDancer is a hardcore rhythm-based roguelike game. Players must move on the beat to navigate procedurally generated dungeons while battling dancing skeletons, zombies, dragons, and more! Play with gamepad, keyboard, or DDR pad!
Josh Raab, Ben Serviss, Jon Stokes, Rahil Patel, Chris Hernandez, Nathaniel Chambers
Gauntlet meets NBA Jam in Crystal Brawl, a 2v2 battle-sport local multiplayer Capture the Flag game where four unique characters fight for the fortune and glory of the Crystal on a dynamic hex-based field.
Balance being invisible in Dry Ice, a fast paced game about deception and disabling your opponents.
EarthNight is a roguelike runner about the dragon apocalypse. Our heroes Stanley & Sydney have been in space as refugees but decide one day they’re going to skydive down to the planet and take out as many dragons as they can along the way.
Sean Hogan & Jonathan Kittaka
From the creators of Anodyne
Even the Ocean is a video game for the computer (Steam, etc.) that is comprised of two games.
Explore and learn the nature, boundaries and future of an fantasy world with diverse landscapes. Balance your energy bar to modify your horizontal and vertical movement speed as you travel through the world of The Ocean.
Even is a woman in a fictional present-day seaside town: meet and learn about people around her town, as well as explore Even’s thoughts through this slice-of-life walk-and-interact + daydream-exploration-platforming hybrid game that also looks at mechanics developed in The Ocean.
Michael Christatos, Andy Wallace
An arena platformer where every move you make will come back to haunt you.
Extreme Exorcism is Braid meets Super Crate Box. Collect weapons and defeat the enemy holding the crown, you only problem: your ghost returns to haunt you. Every move you make is kept from round to round making each playthrough that much more difficult. Conserve your bullets and hold off on that lightning bolt because you never know when it’ll come back to haunt you.
Single and multi-player options available.
Team genieBox: Michael Kahane, K Anthony Marefat
Humanity dies. Civilization lost. But Fútbol will last forever. Play Fútbol as it was meant to be played: abstracted and minimalist In the cold black void of 2D space.
Imagine a classic spaceship shooter, where each individual pilot has advanced AI driven squad tactics, self preservation, and spatial awareness in an open physics driven world full of a dangerous procedurally generated living ecosystem. This is the best of old skool AND new skool game design, together as one!
Help the Glorkian Warrior save the day, in our red-hot, white-knuckle, battle simulator. While out on Glork Patrol, the Glorkian Warrior stumbles into an invasion of strange insectoid aliens. As wave after wave of the voracious beasts swarm our intrepid hero he powers up his Super Backpack with amazing weapons upgrades like twisty lasers, fireballs and even flarf. Meanwhile, two crazy alien girls in battle suits won’t stop taunting him and giving him nonsensical quests and achievements to unlock!
Sneak preview of an arcade game of propaganda and persuasion in-development by Playniac, makers of IndieCade 2012 Finalist International Racing Squirrels and IndieCade 2013 Official Selection Cat On Yer Head.
Heat Signature is a top-down space stealth game about avoiding detection in an infinite galaxy of superior ships by keeping your temperature low.
Lightning Rod Games
Henchmen! is a supervillain-themed turn-based strategy game! Devastate your opponents online or mercilessly crush your friends and family in pass-and-play mode. Lovable cartoon characters make Henchmen! appropriate for supervillains of all ages!
Nina Freeman, Emmett Butler, Deckman Coss, Jonathan Kittaka
How Do You Do It is a game by Nina Freeman, Emmett Butler, David Coss, and Jonathan Kittaka. The game puts players in the role of an 11-year-old girl whose mother has just stepped out for an errand. The girl immediately grabs her dolls and furtively attempts to figure out how sex works using these plastic surrogates. The game is a portrait of how Nina, one of the developers, actually explored her sexuality as a child who had never been given “The Talk.”
The Joylancer is a speed-based action-platformer in development for Windows PCs. It is a game that is easy to learn, featuring a simplified 2-button control layout, but difficult to master, because these two buttons you have available give you every tool you need to traverse large, sprawling level layouts as well as engage enemies in high-speed lancing combat.
The Joylancer was recently featured on Kotaku and Destructoid, and will be releasing on February 25th, 2014.
Kulak is a tabletop game of chance and politics in which up to 5 players fight and negotiate over land. Set loosely in early 20th century Russia, each round of the game pits a number of Proletarians against a wealthy Baron.
Jose Farias & Claudio Donoso
Land of Traps is a platform game with a lot of traps, where the user have to retrieve an item and bring it back the fastest he can.
The goal of the game is to build trees without killing the flowers below.
Players are presented a series of branches that must be placed on the shown tree. Leaves on the branches cast shadows on the plants and ground below. If any plant is placed in too much shadow, the player has failed.
Take command of the Corps of Discovery in this RPG based on the historic Lewis and Clark expedition.
Gareth Jenkins & 36peas
A minimalist RTS / city-builder hybrid set in peaceful future space, where rules are simple and minerals are king.
Mineral Cities is hybrid city planner and RTS. The origami love child of Dune II and Sim City 2000. It’s all about placing buildings, planning where to place buildings and dealing with the consequences (good and bad, known and unknown) of your decisions.
You’ll quickly find yourself analysing the simplest of decisions. Anticipation, remorse, regret and reflection. It’s like playing Go with yourself while watching Solaris.
Mineral Cities will be launched as a desktop (and later iOS) title March 2014.
Mario von Rickenbach and Aaron Keeth
The moon rabbit and all of his friends are hungry. The player must feed each mysterious and intriguing creature before moving onto the next. The creatures are endless, but do not repeat. Once the food is eaten, the creature is never seen again.
Charles Elwonger, Jocelyn Reyes
the daily ritual
the little things
the big things
A short-form video game ‘poem’ which attempts to link contexts between our small daily activities and ... bigger things.
Mushroom 11 is a post-apocalyptic puzzle-platformer with unique control mechanics. Guide a mysterious amorphic organism across brain-twisting obstacles, overcome swarms of bizarre mutated creatures, and understand the true nature of the devastation from which you emerged.
Neon Krieger Yamato is the first game from LIONPLEX, a moonlighter with an obsession for air juggles, energy swords, and masked super soldiers. Neon Krieger Yamato combines twitch, tricky platforming with endless sinister robot beatdowns, creating ridiculous combo action with a stylish flair. With Strider at its heart, but Street Fighter in its bones, your challenge is to master a deep attack and combo system and think with lightning quickness on your feet—or in the air.
Nest, a new stop-motion felted wool videogame by Ken Amarit.
Nest is a competitive local multiplayer game where you control cute, wobbly and wonky felted wool creatures and fight to control all the nests in the sky. Capture a nest by flying into it. Once inside, you’ll have to defend it against incoming opponents for 4 seconds before it becomes yours. Win a round by capturing all the nests!
Josh Raab, Chris Hernandez, Shuichi Aizawa, Neil Sveri, Hari Mohanraj, Ben Serviss
You command a Greek city’s hoplite soldiers who must force their way through enemy lines. Your troops can push or rout those who would block their way across the narrow battlefield. Coordinate attacks with your ally to secure victory, but make sure to watch your flanks!
Real time strategy with space physics.
Prism Shell is a high intensity sci-fi action game with intuitive touch controls. You’ll need to dodge alien attacks, find the best positions, fight back and fire a massive laser. Multiple alien types will keep you on your toes, but you have an edge.
Relativity is an exploration puzzle game that imagines a world with a different set of physical laws.
Set in an Escher-esque space with 6 different gravity fields, where any surface is walkable (walls, ceilings), the player must learn to see the world from a whole new perspective.
Rollers of the Realm combines the frantic physics of classic arcade pinball with the character-driven adventure of fantasy role-playing games. Bounce, spin, and battle through scenes of an epic storyline with a band of medieval misfits tasked with reclaiming the world from dark and ancient magic.
One Life Remains
SLAM OF THE ARCADE AGE is a 4 players competitive racing game : every time your avatar changes colour, you have to switch for the gamepad of the same color, if you want to keep running forward. As a festive and unique form of stress-reliever, the game is a typical punk experience, with destructible buttons painted in 12 different colors, psychedelic graphics and a 1000 BPM music.
Synthesis is an abstract molecular dynamics simulator. You play a scientist who designs self replicating molecules in order to win grants. The visuals are mesmerizing real time simulations of interactions between thousands of individual nodes floating in 3D space.
The Hero Trap is a lightning fast dungeon crawler. Play 3 heroes simultaneously in single player or split the work of monster killing with friends!
A puzzle game for all ages involving psychic mice and an overabundance of snakes.
Treachery in Beatdown City is a side scrolling “tactical brawler”. The combination of free form movement and menu based combat allows players to create strike and grapple combos to use against dozens of unique enemies.
Stephen Orlando, Robert Ellis, Christine Crossley
Treasure Adventure World is a huge “metroidvania“-style, open-world, 2D, platform game. Sail the world, upgrade your gear and search for ancient artefacts that were once powerful weapons used to fight an evil demon.
Chad Toprak, Rhys Van Der Waerden, Kalonica Quigley, Shannon Barnes, Arden Beckwith
Turnover is a four player multigravity steal-the-ball-n-run frenzy where players compete against keeping possession over the ball until their timer reaches zero. Turnover features crisp retro-future graphics, an energetic soundtrack, and is played with the screen placed or projected onto the ground.
Lexaloffle Games in partnership with VOXON, Co.
A world made of tiny colourful cubes sets the stage for a cast of cute characters on their quests to find courage, adventure, friendship, and sometimes just a way to get home. Voxatron features a rich Robotron-style arcade mode.
Voxatron is presented on the Voxiebox - the world’s first holographic 3D arcade game system.
Seth Pillsbury, Found Time Games
Warp Juggler is a minimalist twitch action game. It’s an addictive psychedelic version of ball in a cup!
The year is 1879. You are but a humble telegraph operator just starting out in a small town, sending people’s messages over the wire via morse code as they bring them in to you.