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News: Sorry! PlayStation Plus Will Play Host to Plenty More PS4 Indie Games Yet

Sorry! PlayStation Plus Will Play Host to Plenty More PS4 Indie Games Yet

Good job they're good ones

Velocity 2X is arguably the best PlayStation 4 game of the year so far – and that’s despite it being given away for free with PlayStation Plus. Back when September’s lineup was announced, many deemed it the worst in quite some time, overlooking the fact that FuturLab’s super speedy shooter is seriously stellar...

News: The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth Will Bring Indie Insanity to PS4 and Vita in November

The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth Will Bring Indie Insanity to PS4 and Vita in November

Welcome home

After a seemingly endless wait, indie darling The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth will finally be making its way onto Sony systems in the coming months. In a recent PlayStation blog post, Nicalis announced that the top-down terror will be hitting PlayStation 4 and Vita on 4th November in North America, and 5th November in Europe. For the...

Review: 1001 Spikes (PlayStation 4)

1001 Spikes (PlayStation 4)

Another spike bites the dust

1001 Spikes is a retro-inspired platformer from Nicalis, the firm of Cave Story fame. It’s a remake of Aban Hawkins and the 1000 Spikes – an Xbox Live Arcade indie game from way back in 2011 – and is an 8-bit side scrolling adventure that, on first appearances, is somewhat similar to the throng of other...

News: VVVVVV Will Turn Your PS Vita Upside Down This Year

VVVVVV Will Turn Your PS Vita Upside Down This Year

VVVVVVery good news

Terry Cavanagh has re-confirmed that his topsy-turvy indie smash VVVVVV will flip gravity on the PlayStation Vita at some point this year. The critically acclaimed extraterrestrial affair was announced for Sony’s system way back in September, but had fallen off the radar by the end of December. However, in a meaty blog post,...

News: Nicalis Resurrects The Binding of Isaac for Consoles

Nicalis Resurrects The Binding of Isaac for Consoles

Born again

Edmund McMillen’s macabre indie darling The Binding of Isaac is heading to consoles, according to a post-mortem of the PC release. The dark, biblical adventure will be ported to various PlayStation platforms – though there’s currently no confirmation of which – by Nicalis, who will add online co-op, revamped graphics, and two...