Tagged "indie"


Retro Games Are for Lovers

This Valentine’s Day, Mega Cat Studios has 14% off all orders with the coupon code LUSTYMEAT. This discount code ends Friday, but there’s plenty of time to break some hearts and make some memories with 8 & 16 Bit dessert A curated list of examples and suggestions are below, for new games and old, to celebrate this exciting day. The Player's Kit Mayo seen above for reference only. Disclaimer: This is not representative of Mayo’s character, and is a work of fiction.   V-Day is the most romantic day of the year. So what's a Casanova supposed to do when...
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Thinking with Banks

An explanation of using banks for NES graphics.
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Indexed Colors for Retro Backgrounds

A time-saving trick for making Sega Genesis background graphics.
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We Got Dungeons - A Tactical RPG for the Sega Genesis! Dev Log 1

We got danger. We got battle. We got tactics. We got choice. We got story. We Got Dungeons.  Imagine that Neil Gaiman wrote a novel about Buffy the Vampire Slayer investigating some weirdness in Earthbound. Now imagine that this novel was actually a tactical RPG with some rogue-like elements and a unique progression and customization system. Now imagine that this RPG came out for the Sega Genesis in the 90s. Still with me? Good… Features We Got Dungeons is a tactical RPG with: Procedurally generated dungeons - every dungeon and every room has different layouts for enemies, traps, hazards, and...
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Bite the Bullet - Dev Log 1

Run & Gun, and...eat?  Saw through flesh the new fashioned way or drill through enemies with fast-paced gunslinging with Bite the Bullet. This game combines some of our favorite game elements, ever, with some fun platforming, skill shots, power ups and fast game play.  Also, cannibalism. Story In the 2Xth century, urbanization and pollution caused food and resource shortages. Humanity was able to adopt through technology, devising biologically-implanted nodes which allowed them to consume and metabolize any material, living or inorganic. This necessity sparked a trend in biological manipulation, and soon mankind split itself into two species – the Celestials,...
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