Here are the details of the indie games we've lined up for you. Yorkshire has a thriving indie scene and many of these developers are local studios so come along to PLAY Expo Leeds and show them your support!
Boom Boom Barbarian! (Silo Black Games)
Boom Boom Barbarian is a rhythm action tower defence game, think Golden Axe meets Guitar Hero! The player takes up the role of a Barbarian mercenary for hire and must defend the homes and castles of well-paying clients from hordes of invaders.
Positron (Retroburn Games)
Positron is a fast paced arcade racing game inspired by the classic arcade games of the 80's. Battle against opponents in the Arena, navigate your way out of of the Maze, and collect power-ups while avoiding your own trail in Snake.
Space Toads Mayhem (Lukasz Snopkiewicz)
Space Toads Mayhem is an arcade-style, topdown shooter paying homage to classics from the 1980s - some say it tastes like arcade-flavoured ice cream with laser blast sprinkles. It's a challenging, reflex-based game, rewarding a player who enjoys fast-paced action and can utilise enemy behaviour to his / her advantage.
MaoMao Castle (Asobi.tech)
Help MaoMao the Cat-Dragon make it back to his castle, avoid obstacles, collect rainbows, and rack up points. Speed dash to crash through trees, pillars, and moai, as you fly around trying not to lose one of your 9 lives. Perform deft manoeuvres by gliding your finger across the glass of your mobile device, or waving your hand over the LEAP Motion Controller.
Fugl (Team Fugl)
Experience life as a voxel bird in a beautiful and endless procedurally generated voxel world. You can fly, glide, land and interact with the rich varied wild life populating the many different biomes. Fugl is a game with few rules, where the players make their own emergent stories as they make their way through the landscapes. As Fugl you can also interact with, and absorb the abilities of many of the interesting and curious creatures inhabiting the infinite procedurally generated world.
Zombie Piranha (Putty Cad)
This cartoon horror arcade game features a crazy mutant Zombie Piranha who is fighting to survive after escaping from a mad scientist’s laboratory. With amazing powerups and lots of enemies and boss battles.
OAOA – (Ginger Biscuit Games)
OAOA tells the story of a Hero’s quest in a corrupted computer system that is under attack from an external invader. The Hero must find and activate an ancient device to turn the system ‘Off and On again’, rebooting to a time before the corruption began. The Hero will create and destroy parts of the world in real-time to overcome devious puzzles and increasingly dangerous environments.
Cosmic Bypass (Ardent Games)
In the essence of an endless runner, you control a spaceship and bypass the hazards of cosmic space. Whilst you evade hazards acquire collectables to bump up your score and reach the top of the leader board! As you progress through space you will earn and unlock new abilities to tackle the ever changing threats of the cosmos. Shrink your ship to navigate through dense asteroid fields. Phase through impending obstacles. But beware, use these abilities sparingly or they may cost you your life!
Hyper Sentinel – (Huey Games)
Hyper Sentinel – a retro inspired shoot ‘em up delivering classic arcade action for steam, consoles and mobile. Featuring 12 action-packed levels, exciting power ups and epic boss battles, Hyper Sentinel is a super-slick, ultra-fast arcade shooter running at 60fps with explosive pixel-art visuals.
Pandora (Party Llama Games)
Pandora is an action-adventure video game based on the Greek story of Pandora’s Box, but with our twist. After the world has been descended into darkness, Pandora must help save Gaia as a descendent of the old Gods. While playing as Pandora, you unlock the Gods from the mythological stories who can fight alongside you to help save the world.
90’s style retro arcade soccer / football game for both handheld and TV devices. Quick 3 minute games, play anywhere, anytime. Choose your favourite team, play in their colours, any orientation – flip between landscape and portrait play anytime you like, whichever format suits you best. Supports joypad, mouse, keyboard and touch controls – play any way you want!
Bomberman42 (42 Paris)
Bomberman42 is an up to 10 players build of Bomberman with 10 SuperNes controller for the stand!
Vanishing Point (noskyvisible)
Take control of Captain Vickers and her crew as you explore the galaxy as the last humans alive. Explore, survive and maintain your crews mental state as you and your crew delve further into space and time. Can you survive the cold dark of space?
Splodey Vaders (Scared Square Games)
Splodey Vaders is an Arcade Shooter where the Vaders splode into flying chunks which you have to avoid. Shoot your way through space and watch as bits of Vader hurl into each other to cause chain reaction splosions.