Yeehaw! It's been a long time since we could saddle up to a new comedy western, but today we can do just that with the downloadable release of Fester Mudd: Curse of the Gold.
When J.U.L.I.A. first launched a year ago, we were quite impressed with the unique sci-fi puzzler (giving it a 4-star review and two 2012 Aggie Award nominations), but indie developer CBE wasn't totally satisfied with the results – and worse, was never fully compensated by the game's UK publisher for their efforts. But rather than roll over at the injustice, the two-man Czech team has recently launched a crowdfunding campaign to develop an "Enhanced Edition" of the game.
It's been nine years since adventure gamers took their first virtual trip to the lovely Italian island of Capri, and six years since the last. But with the help of Kickstarter, indie developers S-G Software are hoping to take players back once again to complete the trilogy in The Capri Connection.
It may not be saving the world, but saving your dog has proven to be a worthy gaming cause, and Gomo looks to be the next adventure to mark its territory in the canine-rescuing field.
Senscape's Asylum isn't the only horror game coming out of Argentina this year, as two-man indie developer Lost Spell has just announced its own upcoming dark thriller, Hidden.