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With a little patience, and some NSA software, you too can mod your PC lighting

A tool used to combat cyber terrorism can also make your keyboard look sweet

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Circa Infinity free demo runs a ring around the monsters

Circa Infinity is the creation of Kenny Sun, a 21-year old undergraduate at NYU. It's a fast-paced orbital adventure in which the player navigates around and into recursive circles. It feels like...

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Linux users: GoG.com lauches more than 50 games for you

The good folks at GoG.com are all about making new and old games accessible to modern gamers. To them that means scouring the back catalogs of publishers large and small for treasured oldies, a new...

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Super Hexagon, VVVVVV headed to Ouya

Terry Cavanagh's Super Hexagon and VVVVVV are heading to the Ouya Android-based mini-console, the developer announced in a post on his blog. Twitch action game Super Hexagon — which initially...

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Flappy Bird and inspired cloning: Indie devs explore what made a controversial game fun

Will we ever find out the “real” story behind Flappy Bird? There have been endless words written about the game, and its creator has been painted as both a villain and a victim. Dong Nguyen may be...

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Micro Hexagon brings Super Hexagon to the Commodore 64

Developers Paul Koller and Mikkel Hastrup created a Commodore 64 version of Terry Cavanagh's Super Hexagon, an action twitch-based game that was originally released for iOS, Android and PC. Titled M...

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Terry Cavanagh's new project is Halting Problem, a 'proper, meaty puzzle game'

Super Hexagon and VVVVVV creator Terry Cavanagh's new project is a 'proper, meaty puzzle game' tentatively titled Halting Problem, according to an update on his website. "A proper, meaty puzzle...

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Notch unveils free ceiling-inspired Unity game called Drop, playable now

Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson unveiled Drop, a free Unity game available to play now, the developer revealed on his Twitter account. According to Notch, the game was mainly inspired by...

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Cart Life wins big at the 15th annual Independent Games Festival Awards

At tonight's 15th annual Independent Games Festival awards, held at the Game Developers Conference, Richard Hofmeier's Cart Life won three of its three category nominations, including the Seumas...

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Sound Shapes, Super Hexagon and Dyad musicians to perform at Wild Rumpus and Venus Patrol party at GDC

The Wild Rumpus and Venus Patrol party — an event held during the week of the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco — will feature performances by the musicians who worked on Sound Shapes, S...