22 June 2024

Some may say that June is the best month of the year (clearly not me wink wink), both in terms of weather and in terms of Video Game releases, since of course, marks the beginning of the Summer. So here is my list of Upcoming Indie Games for the best month of the year. 🛸

Week 1

Killer Frequency – June 1

Killer Frequency is a first-person horror adventure that puts you in the shoes of Forrest Nash, a late-night radio host whose callers are being stalked by a mysterious killer. You as the player have to solve puzzles, save lives and run the switchboards, all while listening to a jukebox of retro ‘80s tunes!

Tiny Thor – June 5

Tiny Thor features 16-bit graphics and gameplay centered around using Mjölnir, leading our Norse hero through challenging levels filled with all kinds of obstacles. It offers tight controls, fast-paced action and an experience tinged with nostalgia.

Nocturnal – June 7

Nocturnal is a action-platformer game where the player plays the role of Ardeshir in a time where this character finds his native island covered in a mysterious fog. Carve your way with fire and steel to find out what happened to your people. You’re the only one who can discover the secrets that lie beyond the Mist.

Week 2

Mask of the Rose – June 8

Mask of the Rose is a take on the visual novel/detective/dating sim that puts the player into a Fallen London in a gothic underworld where death is a temporary inconvenience.

Bleak Sword DX – June 8

Bleak Sword DX is a dark fantasy action game challenging warriors to fight their way through compact, cursed diorama battlefields. This is a newly updated for PC, that expands the Apple Arcade version with three new game modes, multiple gameplay and graphical improvements.

Greyhill Incident – June 9

This story-driven Survival-Horror game is about a classic Alien-Invasion which takes place during the early 90s. As Ryan Baker, equipped with a baseball bat and a few bullets in his revolver, the story takes you across the atmospheric neighborhood of Greyhill which is invaded by UFOs & Grey Aliens.

Dordogne – June 13

Immerse yourself in a unique narrative experience and explore the thousand summer colors of Dordogne as you revisit your childhood to uncover lost family secrets in this touching formative journey.

Oblivion Override – June 14

Embark on a raw, fast-paced odyssey in Oblivion Override. Master 23+ weapons, embody the killerbot, and conquer war-torn wastelands. Inspired by Castlevania and Roguelikes, this action-packed adventure will test your mobility to the limit. Evade, dash, and dance amid shifting dungeon walls.

Daydream: Forgotten Sorrow – June 14

In this puzzle platformer, you will embark on a touching journey through the surreal world of a person’s mind as a young Griffin and his faithful bear, Birly. Overcome challenges, avoid traps and defeat enemies to help the man find peace.

Week 3

Fall of Porcupine – June 15

Fall of Porcupine is a unique story adventure. The collision of work and daily life – an exciting reflection of an unhealthy healthcare-system. Experience the exciting story of Finley and his friends in a lovingly illustrated world – and uncover the darkest secrets of Porcupine and its residents.

Trepang2 – June 21

In Trepang2 you play as an escaped soldier, who has no memories of their past life, but is infused with supernatural abilities. Revenge is on your mind, and you’ll stop at nothing to get what you want. Deliver devastating punches, sneak around in the shadows, wield explosive weapons, and give the bad guys a taste of their own medicine.

Week 4

Furquest – June 26

A cute and cozy RPG where every enemy has their own unique minigame, and where there are two sides to every soul: Main and Invert!

Revival: Recolonization – June 28

Set in a post-apoc version of Earth, Revival is a 4x strategy game where the world and its rules can change at key moments, creating a deep and highly replayable experience.