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Looking for a new unique indie game

#1falcon182Posted 5/8/2014 3:49:16 PM
So lately after selling my PS3 I've been back into PC gaming, and so far I've extremely enjoyed games like Bastion, Braid and Gaucamelle. Granted I spend most of my time on PC playing Dark Souls 2; but after discovering The Swapper my appreciation for indie games has skyrocketed. That anxiety provoking loneliness, brain twisting puzzling, pretty cool storyline, and full metroidvania experience, I have to say it's the greatest indie game I've ever played.

I'm hoping someone could suggest something new and fresh to inject into that line-up, something that might wow me like the swapper, or even just ejoyable and original like Bastion. I enjoy puzzles if they're done well, but genre isn't as important as the experience. Something to break up the monotony from rage quitting Dark Souls 2 pvp often enough :).
#2HungryDogPosted 5/8/2014 4:29:47 PM
Transistor from the same studio that brought you Bastion.....
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#3BogePosted 5/8/2014 4:47:10 PM(edited)
Mark of the Ninja
Fez
Limbo
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#4sonic_man00Posted 5/8/2014 5:15:18 PM
Dust:An Elysian Tail is fun.

Papo & Yo is Journey 2.0. Everything Journey should have been.
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#5alsroboshackPosted 5/8/2014 8:23:27 PM(edited)
Kairo
its like Myst meets FEZ.
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#6HaganPosted 5/8/2014 8:33:17 PM
have you seen Steam lately???? theres a whole page for indie crap
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#7AnimorganimatePosted 5/8/2014 8:33:20 PM
Definitely Mark of the Ninja for one of the best stealth/platforming games around; FTL for a great spaceship-based rogue-lite experience; Don't Starve for a great nature/survival romp; and obviously Mount & Blade: Warband for the best medieval RPG in town (I love throwing Warband in just to ruffle all those feathers who say it's not an indie, when it technically is).
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#8xcvsfdPosted 5/8/2014 8:43:43 PM
Cart Life
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#9arleasPosted 5/8/2014 9:04:10 PM
xcvsfd posted...
Cart Life


That's a freebie now. The guy decided he didn't want to keep updating it so he pulled it off steam and made it free.

http://www.richardhofmeier.com/cartlife/editions.html
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#10SmkvttslzztPosted 5/8/2014 9:05:48 PM
I had a lot of fun with Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet.