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Greenlight projects well worth looking at and keeping a beady eye on. Stuff to keep that voting finger happy for a while, anyway.

If nothing else, hopefully you'll find some games here that interest thee regardless of Steam status or not.

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Derrick the Deathfin
Created by gordon
Derrick the Deathfin is the world's very first underwater papercraft videogame!

It is out now on PC, Mac & PS3 &, with your help, soon to be on Steam too!

It's a fast-paced arcade action title set in a unique aquatic world made entirely out of pap...
The Sea Will Claim Everything
Created by JonasKyratzes
Selected as one of IndieGames.com's Top 12 Indie Games of 2012

It's the biggest game in the surreal and wonderful Lands of Dream, it sports one of the best soundtracks we've ever encountered and unique visuals that wouldn't feel out of place ...
Richard & Alice
Created by LewisDenby
TL;DR: Why Should I Vote For Richard & Alice?

An indie adventure game from Owl Cave - a studio founded by former games journalists Lewis Denby and Ashton Raze - Richard & Alice got great reviews when it released earlier this year, and has alre...
FOTONICA
Created by Santa Ragione
FOTONICA is a first person game about jumping, sense of speed and discovery.
The key is timing, the goal is exploring and traveling flawlessly through the environment. The setting is an abstract - mainly duotone - outlined world, with a look refe...
You Have to Win the Game
Created by J. Kyle Pittman
You Have to Win the Game is an exploration platformer with a retro 1980s PC aesthetic.

This game is free and available for download at www.piratehearts.com.

Required system specs:
Windows (XP SP2 or better)
D3D9 SM2 GPU or better
...
Planitia
Created by ViridanGames
Planitia is a unique, fast-playing real-time strategy game based on classic "god games". In Planitia, you shepherd your villagers, helping them grow and give you mana. But you are not the only god in this world, and conflict is inevitable! Once you hav...
Probability 0
Created by droqen
Probability 0 is a fast-paced arcade game: you level up and earn new abilities, you combat threatening creatures with your newfound powers, and then -- inevitably, unavoidably -- you die.

Start over in a new world and a new body. Every game is d...
Sokobond
Created by wanderlands
What is this?
  • Sokobond is an elegantly designed puzzle game about chemistry. The puzzles involve arranging atoms into molecules. It's logical, minimalist, and crafted with love and science. Sokobond has been selected as a finalist for I
...
POP: Methodology Experiment One
Created by RobLach
On Sale at: www.popme1.com
Of course if the game is Greenlit I'll hand out Steam keys to everyone who purchased it.

An Experimental Game By Rob Lach.

Game Download Includes Official Soundtrack

Summa...
BROFORCE
Created by FREE LIVES GAMES
Originally posted by Kotaku:
People keep talking about making the video game equivalent of The Expendables...how about somebody make a Hollywood version of this? Because this is how I remember 80s action movie heroes to be.
Originally posted by RockPaperShotgun:
No Emotions,
...
TRIP
Created by Xenon
TRIP is an art experiment created by Axel Shokk

There are no enemies
There are no objectives
Just you and the world



TRIP is now half off!!
You can purchase TRIP at:
PC:
http://sites.fastspring.com/meltme/product/trip
MAC:
http://sites.fas...
AQUA KITTY - Milk Mine Defender
Created by Tikipod
Do you like retro games / pixel art / cats / Amiga / PC Engine / Chiptunes / SHMUPS ? Of course you do!
Please help us Greenlight this game so the kitties can get their milk.

BACKSTORY

Due to a sudden shortage of milk, cats around the...
Crosstown
Created by luvcraft
Crosstown is the best classic computer game that never was! Inspired by Steve Harter's C64 cult classic "Crossroads", Crosstown drops players into a strange and dangerous world with no memories and no identity; just a unisex toga and a gun. ...
Oniken
Created by Maks
Oniken is a 2D platform action indie game that make use of 8-bit graphic style. We are putting a great effort to guarantee that this game feels really like an 8 bit classic. Everything on Oniken, from the character design to the music, is a tribute to the...
So hungry
Dave is homeless.

In order to eat, to survive, Dave has to beg.

Not everyone gives...

So hungry is a game that was created after visiting the Game Developer Conference in San Francisco in 2013 and being shocked at the sheer scale of homelessness ...
Apple Jack 1&2
Created by My Owl
Apple Jack, a little man with an apple for a head, has been embarking on critically acclaimed platforming adventures since 2010, and is now heading for PC in this splendid double pack!
  • Ride enemies, pick them up and HURL them at each other.
...
P-3 Biotic
Created by BatCat Games
P-3 Biotic is a twin-stick shooter where you must pilot your nano-ship, the MK4s, inside a petri dish to defend an entity growing at the center of the dish, the Nucleus, from hordes of invading bacteria. In most other shooters in this genre, you only have...
The Real Texas
Created by psysal
The Real Texas is an action adventure game that plays like a mashup of Zelda: Link to the Past and Ultima VI.

Sam, an ordinary Texas rancher, is on holiday in England when he falls into a blue portal and lands in The Strange Texas.

www.therealtex...
BasketBelle
Created by OneMrBean
BasketBelle is an experimental 2D basketball-based platformer. Each Chapter of the game uses the mechanics and idea of basketball in a different way. At one point you might be dribbling inside the intestines of a purple blob creature (what?). At ot...
Mos Speedrun
Created by nickd3000
[Please check out some of the user submitted speedrun videos above!]

Ready for release!

Please help us get Mos on Steam by clicking the thumbs up and favourite button :D

Mos Speedrun is the original speedrunning platformer, totally ...
UFHO2
Created by Tiny Colossus
UFHO2 is a brain twisting strategy game. Simply put, move around the UFO and get to the Gems before the other player.

The game from here is a struggle of minds: always trying to be ahead of your rival, thinking of what he may be doing in the next turn....
Chuck's Challenge 3D
Created by Allack
We're now on the Steam Store and you can see the latest updates here:

http://store.steampowered.com/app/262590


From the design veteran behind the classic game Chip's Challenge, comes Chuck’s Challenge 3D, a fiendishly addictive puzzler ...
Pastry Panic
Created by Kevin Drew
Original iOS full version: itunes.apple.com/us/app/pastry-panic/id505856278?mt=8
Original iOS lite version: itunes.apple.com/us/app/pastry-panic-free/id547899159?mt=8

Pastry Panic was a huge success on iOS, loved by nearly every player who loaded it u...
Cardinal Quest II
Created by randomnine
Cardinal Quest II is a turn-based hack 'n' slash adventure. Choose from six classes and fight through randomly generated levels full of bountiful treasures to defeat the forces of darkness!

Play the demo at: http:...
Chester United
Created by BennFried
_Current Demo (Downloadable + WebPlayer)
http://bbg-games.com/united_demo


_What is Chester United?
Chester United is a platformer with multiple playabale characters[/...
Phantasmaburbia
Created by banov
"...the essence of a great game. It's fun, it's deep and it's a game that anyone would do well to try, even those who aren't necessarily RPG fans." - JayIsgames http://jayisgames.com/archives/2012/11/phantasmaburbia.php

"...it’s a game about a...
Escape Goat
Created by MagicalTimeBean
'…winner of the Best Game I’ve Seen In A While Award' -Rock, Paper, Shotgun

**Try Now In Your Browser! Link Below**

'... we whole-heartedly recommend it.' -GamesRadar
'... incredibly fun puzzle platformer with a rockin' soundtrack.' -D...
The Oil Blue
Created by chubigans
"It just all looks fantastic - and the sound-scape backs the looks, dealing out a phenomenal mix of calming, watery melodies, with piano scales crashing along as the going gets a little tougher. Put this together with the engaging gameplay and it's she...
zX - Hyperblast
Created by retroFuture
" It’s a tough little game, but my word, is it ever fun, and so very well presented" - Indie Statik

"this is an intense and satisfying game which should fulfill your need for an arcade shooter for a nice amount of time" - Indi...
In the Pit
Created by luvcraft
In the Pit is a critically-acclaimed audio-only stealth action game. You control a vicious creature who lives at the bottom of a dark pit, and eats the hapless people who fall in. The game's audio-only nature means that there are no graphics at al...
Path to the Sky
Created by dek
Gameplay
A procedurally generated platformer/roguelike fusion. You are a force knuckle pilot and propel yourself towards the Sky through aerial combat. The higher you manage to climb, the harder the enemies and challenges will become. I am trying ...
Venusian Vengeance
Created by Malec2b
EDIT: Thanks for the support everyone. The game is now available for purchase at my own site here: http://renegadesector.com/venusian-vengeance/

Venusian Vengeance is a Top Down Run 'n' Gun game taking place in an alternate history where the Communis...
Luminesca
Created by CrowbarSka
Alpha versions already available at 50% off! Pre-order at luminesca.com

About Luminesca...

Luminesca is a chilled-out underwater exploration game which follows the story of a little creature called Lum. Using the light from your esca...
Race the Sun
Created by freakyforest
Available now (via Humble Store) at: Flippfly.com/store

The Core Game
You are a solar powered craft, racing against the sunset at insane speeds. You navigate a procedural landscape that changes every day ...
Purge
Created by CasiussGFX
Purge is a platforms game with a first person camera, where you'll have to use stealth and parkour to avoid the enemies and escape. Use the abilities at your disposal like wallrun, pipe climbing, ledge grabbing and more to reach the only route to run away...
Dungeon Dashers
Created by JigxorAndy
Dungeon Dashers is an action packed, turn-based, co-operative dungeon crawler, bringing the enjoyment of a tabletop board game with friends to the PC. Dungeon Dashers streamlines the core dungeon crawler experience to its essentials, for an intense...
Love
Created by Trunks
Love is currently available to purchase for $1.99 from the following:
DRM Free | Desura | Itch.io | [url=https://...
Super Amazing Wagon Adventure
Created by sparsevector
Super Amazing Wagon Adventure is a fast-paced 2d shooting game with a random story. You control a group of three migrants traveling west along a wagon trail. The game consists of short scenes that are sequenced together in a semi-random way to tell a cr...
Ether One
Created by Benjamin_Hill
http://www.ether-game.com/
https://twitter.com/WhitePaperGames
#EtherOne

EPILEPSY WARNING: This video contains flashing imagery


Ether One will be rele...
Legend of the Knightwasher
Created by Detocroix
BEGINNING - Normal
A tale of knightly washing machine who goes on crusade against a false king who took the crown by chopping both old king and his knights to death. Knightwasher was on his way to afterlife, second in the row, right behind the dea...
Dark Scavenger
Created by cyphen
“Dark Scavenger is one of the most genuinely funny, well-written games I’ve ever played and stands side-by-side with titles like Grim Fandango and Monkey Island. It is THAT good.” – [url=http://indiestatik.com/2013/01/28/space-and-st...
Knock-Knock
Created by Ice-Pick Lodge
Game Concept

There is an unusual house standing in the depth of the forest. It served as a laboratory and a home to three generations of Caretakers. The last Caretaker has recently started noticing frightening changes in the familiar background ...
Suguri Collection (Suguri + Acceleration of Suguri X-Edition HD)
Created by Rockin' Android
Suguri Collection

Ready, ignition, fight! Over-the-top aerial shoot-’em-up meets in-your-face, one-on-one fighting: this is Suguri Collection!

Suguri Collection includes the original side-scrolling shoot-’em-up, Suguri, as well as Accel...
Cradle
Cradle is a science-fiction first-person quest with freedom of movement. The story is built around the relations of the protagonist and a mechanical girl, who by enigmatic circumstances find themselves together in a yurt among the desert Mongolian hills. ...
Futuridium EP
Created by MixedBag
Get a trip back to the 80s' with the insanely fast, insanely difficult action of Futuridium EP, a retro fast paced shoot’em up with a modern twist, amazing 3D graphic and an adrenaline pumping 45 minutes original soundtrack!

You are a lone starship p...
Distance
Created by Refract
This game was successfully funded using Kickstarter!

Distance is a Windows/Mac/Linux survival racing game from members of Team Nitronic that combines the intense action of arcade racing with the exploration of an atmospheric world....
Jetpack 2
Created by Chaostorm
Join the beta at ##### JetpackHQ.com ##### !

Jetpack 2 is a micro-scale platform game, by the creator of the original Jetpack. It is inspired by games like Lode Runner, Jumpman, Pitfall, and Boulderdash.

The original Jetpack is from the early 90's,...
McDROID
Created by laurent
McDROID on Steam

Join the group

Imagine the hectic big boss fights of RTYPE combined with the addictive harvesting and defensing of PvZ..
...
Multimedia Fusion 2
Created by ClickteamLLC
Game and software creation has never been easier or quicker than with Multimedia Fusion 2! Discover the tool used by so many multimedia professionals, game creators, and creative people from all walks of life. No programming is required! As the ori...
HOPE
Created by zoombapup
Build a home, build a life, build HOPE.

Hope is a first person, world and community building role-playing game. Set in the junkpunk world of EverSky, where people live on flying structures known as rigs. Your role is to help build the c...
Potatoman Seeks the Troof
Created by Pixeljam Games
Potatoman Seeks the Troof is a challenging potatosophical platformer from Pixeljam, the creators of Dino Run and Gamma Bros.


Put your reflexes and worldview to the test through dry deserts, dark forests, busy citie...
Knytt Underground
Created by Ripstone
The legendary Knytt series continues with Nifflas’ latest creation; Knytt Underground.

Humans have long since abandoned the planet after practically destroying it in a war, five hundred years ago. The remaining population of Sprites, Fairies (and va...
Telepath Tactics
Created by Sinister Design
Telepath Tactics is a turn-based tactical RPG set in a fantasy steampunk universe. In the grand tradition of Fire Emblem, Final Fantasy Tactics, and Disgaea, Telepath Tactics gives you an ever-expanding army of unique characters as you battle nefarious sh...
Along Came A Spider
Created by ecto
Along Came A Spider is a puzzle/platformer that I wrote a while back for xbox indie games. I realized recently that it might be a good game for Steam so I've updated it for PC. If Greenlit it would only cost a few dollars, the PC version is ready now and ...
Danmaku Unlimited 2
Created by doragon.sunnytam
Classic Japanese vertical manic shooting action!

***Game is now released! Buy it here and get a Steam key when it gets green-lit!***

Danmaku Unlimited 2 is an indie labor of love to bring classic Japanese...
Pivvot
Created by FixpointProductions
PIVVOT
WHAT IS PIVVOT?
In Pivvot, an artfully minimalistic yet captivating game, survival is everything. Pivvot requires players to tap into their adrenaline-rushing ability to make quick, impulsive decisions, coupled with both logic and...
SoundSelf
Created by RAGameSound
Explore a personal world of light and sound as it emerges from your body.

SoundSelf is the chanting game of sensory exploration. Sit down, turn off the lights, and use your voice to fall through strobing tunnels-of-light, impossible shapes, and deep in...
Trace Vector
Created by Vexel Games - Alex
Gameplay Summary
Trace Vector is a high speed action arcade game with puzzle elements. Featuring a modern take on vector style graphics, Trace Vector plays like an easy to learn, hard to master, game of the golden age of the 80′s video arcad...
Black Annex
Created by Man Fight Dragon
  • PAX Indie Showcase - Judge's Choice - PAXAus 2013
At Black Annex, we're in the business of corporate espionage and sabotage - and business is good. Your role here will put you in charge of a number of agents with sk...
Drifter
Created by CGSColin
Pre-order Drifter now and get access to the beta immediately: http://celsiusgs.com/drifter

Drifter is an open-world sandbox space trading game with a procedurally-generated galaxy 100,000 light years acr...
Final Freeway 2R
Created by TheCrib
Final Freeway 2R is an old-school arcade racing game, like those that we've enjoyed at the arcades and on console a few years ago.

Though already on the market for iOS and Android, this game was developed on PC in C++, first in software r...
Mount Your Friends
Created by Stegersaurus Games
Experience the extreme simulated sporting sensation that's sweeping our digital nation! Mount Your Friends is a fiercely competitive sporting event for you to play with your friends in the contextual security of your own couch, assuming that your couch is...
MouseCraft
Created by Crunching Koalas
Get MouseCraft at http://get.mouse-craft.com , shape the development of the game and receive Steam key when the game is available in Early Access.

[quote=Jesse Cox and Josh Mattingl...
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BlazeHedgehog Aug 18, 2013 @ 12:20am 
No Shantae: Risky's Revenge?
Tatakae Genshijin Mar 21, 2013 @ 2:46pm 
Benjamin_Hill Oct 16, 2012 @ 7:46am 
Thank you for adding Ether One to your collection! The support is really appreciated.
xot Sep 8, 2012 @ 7:45pm 
Nice list!
Retroburn Sep 4, 2012 @ 8:55am 
Some nice games here on the list :)
Dahmok Sep 4, 2012 @ 12:18am 
Nice list, good job helping people make a choice. Maybe you can update the description on why "you" chose these games so that like minded people will appreciate the list more?
Ultrabobbins  [author] Sep 3, 2012 @ 9:14pm 
Hi folks, please don't pitch your games in the comments. I'll be browsing everything daily :)
Kenny Roger Aug 31, 2012 @ 11:13am 
Check out the game SangFroid, looks different and really nice. There's Werewolfs !
roundcrisis Aug 31, 2012 @ 10:07am 
Thanks for the inclusion of P-3 Biotic :D Nice find too
Tiny Colossus Aug 31, 2012 @ 6:52am 
Thanks for the inclusion of UFHO2 mate, very appreciated!