Browsing all articles by Zoe Quinn, Author at PIXELS OR DEATH.

Indie Developer Makes Game About His Job; Loses It

Indie Developer Makes Game About His Job; Loses It 

A few months ago, indie game developer David S Gallant made a game about his shitty day job. We’ve all had those, right? The job in question was a call center gig for the Canadian Revenue Agency, and the content presents a no-win situation where you have to deal with …

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Indie Game Mixtape 1: Fuck The Police Mix

Indie Game Mixtape 1: Fuck The Police Mix 

Recently, I posted a sort of call to action for people to start making and sharing collections of some of their favorite indie games. Below is my Fuck The Police mix, since I thought I’d start out nice and easy. All of these are browser-based, so you can just click on the …

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Indie Game: The Mixtape

Indie Game: The Mixtape 

Every time a chiptune bell rings, another free indie game is released online. The indie community puts out a full range of prototypes, small games, and full blown passion projects at an astounding rate. Especially with the rise in popularity of Game Jams – typically themed events that challenge overcaffeinated …

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Indie Megabooth at PAX Prime

Indie Megabooth at PAX Prime 

PAX Prime is back this weekend, and with it comes the Voltron-esque configuration of the Indie Megabooth, the biggest independent games booth in the history of the convention. In a true showing of the kind of community that indie is known for, 30 developers from all over the world have …

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