Tadpole Tales

Tadpole Tales is a 2D Hand Drawn "Clean ‘em Up" about a tiny tadpole cleaning a river and the animals corrupted by pollution. In this journey, you get to play as three different forms based on a frog life-cycle, with wave-like patterns of enemies.

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Animal Farm

Orwell’s Animal Farm is a text-based choice-driven narrative game where all animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others. Immerse yourself in George Orwell's story of absolute power and corruption and follow the ups and downs of Animalism.

Honorable Mention

Before Your Eyes

An emotional first-person narrative where you control the story—and affect its outcomes—with your real-life blinks. Through this innovative technique you will experience a soul’s journey into the afterlife, as an entire life flashes before your eyes.

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Broken Pieces

Broken Pieces is a psychological thriller taking place in a French coastal village stuck in time. Put the pieces of the story back together by figuring out the enigma behind this mystical place, and solve the mysteries around what caused the same day to repeat over and over.

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Curious Expedition 2

Curious Expedition 2 is a turn-based narrative roguelike set in a reimagined version of the late 19th century that uses procedural gameplay and story elements to create completely unique and epic adventures every time you play.

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Figment 2: Creed Valley

Figment 2: Creed Valley is an action-adventure game set in the human mind. Nightmares are spreading chaos and enemies have overrun once-peaceful lands. Join Dusty, The Mind’s courage, as you make your way through puzzles, musical boss fights and unique environments. Face your fears head-on.

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Gem Wizards Tactics

Gem Wizards Tactics is a turn-based strategy game with randomly generated maps and weird asymmetrical factions! Designed around endless single player play, Gem Wizards Tactics has three factions each with their own unique abilities which all combine with each other in weird ways!

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Going Medieval

Stake your claim in this colony building sim and survive a turbulent Medieval age. Construct a multi-story fortress in a land reclaimed by wilderness, defend against raids and keep your villagers happy as their personalities are shaped by the world!

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Good Night, Knight

A dynamic sneak-and-slash RPG. You awake to fall to your death - probably - from the top of the mysterious underworld spire. Regain your memories and save the world - most likely - again. GNK mixes procedural generation with hand-made scenarios and a darkly humorous story.

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GRIME

GRIME is a fast and unforgiving Action-Adventure RPG in which you crush your foes with living weapons that mutate form and function, and then consume their remains with a black hole to strengthen your vessel as you break apart a world of anatomical horror and intrigue.

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Guinea Pig Parkour

Guinea Pig Parkour is a hand-drawn, comedy parkour platformer adventure, presented as a lost '90s animated cartoon show. Run, jump, flip, vault, and climb through '90s inspired cartoon worlds. Featuring painstakingly crafted, fluid, hand-drawn, frame-by-frame animation - all made by one artist.

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In My Shadow

In My Shadow is a twisted puzzle platformer in which you play with shadows using your imagination to solve uniquely clever puzzles.

The game tells the story of Bella, a young woman who had a fallout with her family years ago and now struggles to confront her past. Her childhood memories come to life as shadows on the wall of her house, and each room of that house challenges you to use the shadows in new ways.

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Inkslinger

A Romancepunk, typing-game tragedy set on the harsh, guild-structured Isle Shammer. Write letters and speeches for your inkslinger clientele, and get transported into vivid daydreams about your troubled past in the smog-ridden Queendom of Nomania.

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Inkulinati

Inkulinati is an ink-based strategy straight from medieval manuscripts, where a rabbit’s bum can be deadlier than a dog's sword. Become a master of the Living Ink, embark on an ever-changing journey, build your own bestiary, defeat medieval superstars and collect perks to unleash hidden powers.

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Just Take Your Left

A challenging but fun point-and-click adventure game. Morris's detective mission is to fetch a fabulous diamond from the Ghost Palace. He's totally reluctant to go to that damn place! This exciting game features cartoon cinematics with over 3,000 hand-drawn animation frames.

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Outsider: After Life

Outsider: After Life is a single camera shot horror mystery wrapped in an apocalyptical sci-fi epic. After humanity's extinction, an android must first repair himself and then escape earth and try to avoid the end of the universe.

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Project Sky

Enter the Skylands: a vast science-fantasy world of old technology, and untamed wilderness. You and your unlikely companion must travel around the continent, and unite the tribes under one banner so that you may stand a fighting chance against a technologically superior force.

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Rough Justice: 84

Rough Justice: '84 is a single-player, time management game, where you run a private security agency. Manage and deploy agents, dealing with fugitive recovery, repossession, and private investigative tasks.

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Sacrifice Your Friends

Sacrifice Your Friends is a 1- 4 players fast paced party brawler in a cute cartoon horror style. Use various weapons, battle your friends, grow your cult of the Old Ones and embrace insanity as you try to survive in a chaos of dangerously dynamic environments.

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Shores Unknown

A turn-based tactical RPG rendered in a rich, low-poly aesthetic. Build your own team of mercenaries, forge alliances, wage battles, and journey beyond the seething wall of fog known only as the Murk in this decision-influenced, narrative-driven adventure. What dangers await you on Shores Unknown?

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Sizeable

Sizeable is an exploration/puzzle game where the player has to find mysterious pillars by resizing the objects in the world around them! Each level in Sizeable is a completely new and unique environment, with it's own unique way of exploration and puzzle solving through the resizing mechanic!

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Speed Limit

Speed Limit is a non-stop genre-warping arcade experience that never slows down. No cuts, no lapses in the chaos, Speed Limit is an old-school action extravaganza boiled down to its core elements: Hard. Fast. Addictive.

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Star Renegades

Star Renegades is a dimension spanning roguelite strategy RPG. Outsmart uniquely generated adversaries, forge bonds between heroes and end the cycle!

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Suzerain

In 1954, the country of Sordland is emerging from a 20-year dictatorship, following a bloody civil war. You play as a charismatic young man, Anton Rayne, who has surprised everyone by rising to the top of the party in power and getting elected as the new President of Sordland.

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The Falconeer

A homage to narrative air combat games , like crimson skies, set in bleak open ocean world. The game is also a personal art project with themes on trying to wrest free from unhealthy circumstances that keep you down, and the (emotional) violence of freeing oneself from such a cycle.

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The Last Stand: Aftermath

The latest from veteran developer Con Artist Games, creators of The Last Stand series of games, The Last Stand: Aftermath is an all new, premium singleplayer standalone action adventure rogue-lite. Choose a survivor to set forth and explore the ruins of civilization.

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Time Loader

Time Loader Prologue is a story-driven puzzle-platformer with tiny robots, alternate realities, nostalgic music, and primitive tech from the 90s!

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Towaga: Among Shadows

Towaga: Among Shadows is an action-packed shoot'em up arcade adventure. Inspired by classic 2D animation, embark on a journey to combat the darkness and find the light within you.

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Trifox

Trifox is a Twin-stick Action-Adventure inspired by the golden age of 3D platformers. Fight your way through swarms of enemies, engage in thrilling boss fights, overcome exciting environmental challenges and help our multi-talented hero restore his recently plundered home.

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Vagrus The Riven Realms

Embark on a perilous journey across a realm forsaken by the gods and devastated by an arcane cataclysm. Accompanied by a hardy crew, you must trade, fight, and explore your way to success as the leader of a traveling company in Vagrus, a turn-based post-apocalyptic fantasy RPG-strategy hybrid.

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Vigil: The Longest Night

《Vigil: The Longest Night》 blends the 2D side-scrolling action with subtle cosmic, and outright body, horror. In a world without sunlight, Leila, a member of the Vigil, returns to her hometown in search of her lost sister and becomes lost in a world of unimaginable terror as she uncovers the secrets

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You Suck at Parking

You Suck at Parking is the world’s most EXTREME parking game, and the only racing game where the goal is to stop (probably).

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