Posts by Reuben Horst


Frozenbyte’s “Splot” in Final Stages of Development

Indie game developer Frozenbyte, well-known for the critically-acclaimed Trine series, is finishing up development on their next project: a cute, cartoony game called Splot. Though little about the game has been revealed, aside from what can be found on the official website, purchasers of the Humble Frozenbyte Bundle have been waiting for it since April… Read more »


New Toki Tori 2 Update Available for Testers

Independent developer Two Tribes has been handing out Steam keys for their upcoming title Toki Tori 2 to people willing to play through and record tests that could help with the game’s development. In the past, the included test had been quite bland and contained very little final visuals—to the point where the ground tileset… Read more »


Two Tribes Toki Tori 2 Interview: Enter the Island

We recently sat down with Collin van Ginkel, co-founder of Two Tribes B.V., and had a nice little interview over metaphorical coffee. Two Tribes is the indie company responsible for the critically-acclaimed Toki Tori series of games. Their latest creation, Toki Tori 2, is well on its way to digital release on Steam, the Wii… Read more »


Four More Games Added to The Humble Indie Bundle 6

With a week left in The Humble Indie Bundle 6, four more games and their soundtracks have been added for those who pay above the average price (or have already purchased the bundle). Three of the games, BIT.TRIP RUNNER, Gratuitous Space Battles, and Jamestown, have already appeared in previous bundles. Wizorb, however, has not. If… Read more »


Paper Mario: Sticker Star Plot Details

The premise of Paper Mario: Sticker Star was revealed in the latest issue of Nintendo Power. As TheGamingPixelShow summarizes, “[T]he story begins on the night of the Sticker Fest where the citizens come to witness the Sticker Comet fly by in the sky. It is said that the Sticker Comet will actually make wishes come… Read more »


The Humble Indie Bundle 6

Yet another Humble Indie Bundle has launched, little more than a month after the last. This bundle allows you to acquire the renowned indie titles Rochard, Shatter, Space Pirates and Zombies (“S.P.A.Z.”), Torchlight, and Vessel for whatever price you feel like paying. If you pay above the average (currently $5.34, but it’s sure to go… Read more »


Chance for The Binding of Isaac on 3DS After All?

It was reported many months back that Team Meat, the developer behind Super Meat Boy, wanted to release their 2D action RPG, The Binding of Isaac, for the 3DS. It was later reported that Nintendo rejected the game, due to “questionable religious content.” Several days ago, someone asked Edmund McMillon, co-creator of the game, about… Read more »

Games Added to The Humble Bundle for Android 3

Four more games have been added to The Humble Bundle for Android 3 (which is also for PC, Mac and Linux). The games are World of Goo, Osmos, Anomaly: Warzone Earth, and EDGE. These are all games that have appeared in previous Humble Indie Bundles, but it’s a treat for those who haven’t participated in… Read more »

Trine 2: Goblin Menace Announcement and Trailer

The previously-untitled Trine 2 expansion now not only has a name, but also a trailer. “Trine 2: Goblin Menace is an all new campaign spanning six unique levels, further improving the award-winning visuals of the original Trine 2. In addition, Goblin Menace features new revolutionary skills that are also playable in the original game.” All… Read more »

The Humble Bundle for Android 3

Another Humble Indie Bundle has hit the internet. For whatever price you wish to pay, you can get Fieldrunners, BIT.TRIP BEAT, SpaceChem, and Uplink (and their soundtracks) for Android, Mac, PC or Linux. If you pay above the average price (currently $6.05), you can also get Spirits. Steam keys are also available in any bundle… Read more »

Toki Tori 2 Announcement Trailer and Wii U GamePad Features

Toki Tori 2 is a puzzle platformer game being developed by Two Tribes as a downloadable title for Wii U and Steam. The very first actual trailer was released today, officially announcing that the game will be available on Wii U. This was known before, but never officially announced. There will be additional features in… Read more »