December 28, 2011 3:00 PM | John Polson
Today's collection of independent game links includes more indie game news, interviews, and developer announcements from around the 'net. (image source)
Kiritsu Games: Chaotic Vortex
"Instead of the more common enemy blasting action of your average shooter, in Chaotic Vortex you can't fire a single bullet. You'll have to keep a cool head while steering away from dozens of enemies coming at you!"
Temple of the Roguelike: Ascii Dreams Roguelike of the Year 2011 winners!
"Voting for best roguelike games at Ascii Dreams has finished today. This time almost three thousand people have voted! Undisputed winner is: Tales of Maj'Eyal."
a jolly corpse: Mapping the World of Wyv and Keep
"Taking a few hints from other great games (Yoshi Island), we have designed a visually interesting and detailed level select function for when players want to try to improve their personal bests on any one level, or just replay portions of the game freely."
Experimental Gamedev Podcast Show: Vanessa Saint-Pierre Delacroix & Her Nightmare is now on iPhone/iPad
"Vanessa Saint-Pierre Delacroix & Her Nightmare, the game that won "Best Game Design" in the IndiePub contest last year...is now on the iPhone/iPad."
Joystiq Indie Pitch: Unity of Command
"There are more explosions per minute than in any other strategy game you've ever played."
Shoryuken: Independent Fighting Game Gilden Tide Gets Teaser Trailer
"Hot on the heels of Skullgirls, CircGeo Studios have announced Gilden Tide, a steampunk influenced fighter currently in development."
Bonte Games: [Browser Game Pick] Where is 2012?
"Help Santa find the new year in the end of year game from PastelGames: where is 2012?"