The 6 most memorable indie games of the week (PC, Switch, PS5, PS4)

Game News The 6 most memorable indie games of the week (PC, Switch, PS5, PS4)

As every week, we offer you an overview of the releases to come over the next seven days on the side of the indie sphere.

Card Shark

The 6 most memorable indie games of the week (PC, Switch, PS5, PS4)

a card game rooted in 18th century Europe, Card Shark has the particularity of inviting you to cheat to reach the table of the King of France. To achieve this, you have to use the real techniques employed by the Count of Saint-Germain in his “Memoirs Without Words”. It is up to you to manage the cards and mini games in the right way to open new areas, generate more revenue and reach your goal. A frankly convincing experience in our preview: “More than very good qualities: its writing, its artistic direction or its very concept (which made the player an expert on cheating in 18th century France) Card Shark seems to be – after our four play time – succeed in a more crazy.

  • Release Date: 02/06/2022/PC, Switch

BODY FACTORY

The 6 most memorable indie games of the week (PC, Switch, PS5, PS4)The 6 most memorable indie games of the week (PC, Switch, PS5, PS4)

A terrifying visual novel, CORPSE FACTORY sets its scene in Tokyo, where rumors are circulating about a strange site that allows you to claim someone’s death using a simple photo. Corpse Girl actually makes it possible to post a snapshot of someone online. If this image is sent, the site promises its demise within days. And then as a coincidence, murders multiplied in the city. Panic spread throughout the town, with future Corpse Girl victims even receiving a photo of their own corpse, with a prescient date. The player is then tasked with preventing death and this horrible ritual.

  • Release date: 01/06/2022/PC, Switch

Silt

The 6 most memorable indie games of the week (PC, Switch, PS5, PS4)The 6 most memorable indie games of the week (PC, Switch, PS5, PS4)

An adventure/marine exploration game that will inevitably be reminiscent of Playdead experiences, Silt offers you to dive into 2D settings. Our diver seems to be able to transfer his consciousness to other living creatures to get out of different situations. Alone on the sea floor, he must cross the abyss in search of forgotten mysteries. The hero travels underwater ruins and ancient collapsed mechanical structures while discovering local fauna, creatures that evolved in specific ways. Some of them are likely to be a bit hostile.

  • Release date: 01/06/2022/PC

Ashina: The Red Witch

The 6 most memorable indie games of the week (PC, Switch, PS5, PS4)The 6 most memorable indie games of the week (PC, Switch, PS5, PS4)

Launched on Kickstarter, Ashina: The Red Witch is a pixel-art adventure game that invites you with Ash on a journey of a lifetime. In a world of spirits full of strange creatures, the hero must find his way home and above all save his sister ”power to be“. In terms of gameplay, it really has to be about solving puzzles using the objects around and following the dialogues to progress the story. Note in this part that the game is not available in French on release. .A prologue is offered to you free of charge on the platform steam.

  • Release date: 06/04/2022/PC

souls

The 6 most memorable indie games of the week (PC, Switch, PS5, PS4)The 6 most memorable indie games of the week (PC, Switch, PS5, PS4)

A 2D action/platform game, Souldiers asks you to fight for your freedom in an imaginary and colorful universe. It depicts the souls of fallen warriors who are forced to follow a Valkyrie that comes out of nowhere. You are asked to choose between three classes: warrior, archer or mage. Each has different abilities and games, in addition to a dedicated skill tree. The player explores many environments, solves puzzles and fights against opponents in fierce combat. The preview of the title is quite attractive: “After a few hours at the company in Souldiers, it’s hard not to get excited about this action-platformer being made by the Retro Forge studio. Almost everything is done.

  • Release Date: 02/06/2022/PC, Switch, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series

Dwerve

The 6 most memorable indie games of the week (PC, Switch, PS5, PS4)The 6 most memorable indie games of the week (PC, Switch, PS5, PS4)

Tower defense and dungeon-crawler composed of RPG elements, Dwerve puts you in the shoes of a young dwarf handyman. The protagonist’s mission is to travel to the underground ruins and dig up turrets, traps and other lost technologies to stop the evil witch Vandra and her minions. The latter has a plan to conquer the lands above. The underground kingdom is also full of secrets and puzzles that you can solve. It is possible to repair Turrets and Parts: each tree has its own repair branch. Finally you have to show the strategy to stop the bosses standing in front of you.

  • Release date: 05/31/2022/PC

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