The maker of Papers, Please accurately describes it as a Dystopian Document Thriller.  It's amazing how well the story, characters and ethical dilemmas are developed even though the game itself is so simple (to begin with at least).

The maker of Papers, Please accurately describes it as a Dystopian Document Thriller. It's amazing how well the story, characters and ethical dilemmas are developed even though the game itself is so simple (to begin with at least).

Miner Dig Deep (for Xbox Indies) (PART 1/2). 'RPG lite' meets 2D platformer, guide your cute little miner as he digs for precious minerals to sell for cash, used to buy better equipment to dig ever-deeper... Graphics and animation are simple but compelling. Music is surprisingly good--4 catchy tunes cycle in the background--and SFX are simple but satisfying. (CONTINUED)

Miner Dig Deep (for Xbox Indies) (PART 1/2). 'RPG lite' meets 2D platformer, guide your cute little miner as he digs for precious minerals to sell for cash, used to buy better equipment to dig ever-deeper... Graphics and animation are simple but compelling. Music is surprisingly good--4 catchy tunes cycle in the background--and SFX are simple but satisfying. (CONTINUED)

Octodad a hit indie game developed by amazing students from DePaul University in Chicago. This game was a student showcase winner at the 2011 Independent Games Festival.

Octodad a hit indie game developed by amazing students from DePaul University in Chicago. This game was a student showcase winner at the 2011 Independent Games Festival.

Mario Kart DS- it's actually easier than Mario Kart on the Gamecube and on the Wii. :)

Mario Kart DS- it's actually easier than Mario Kart on the Gamecube and on the Wii. :)

Land of Legends, a nicely designed turn based strategy game that's sadly rather difficult to run on a modern PC.

Land of Legends, a nicely designed turn based strategy game that's sadly rather difficult to run on a modern PC.

Telengard, a role playing game from 1982.  Still surprisingly addictive if you can accept that your characters fate is as much the result of chance as your own decisions.

Telengard, a role playing game from 1982. Still surprisingly addictive if you can accept that your characters fate is as much the result of chance as your own decisions.

Miner Dig Deep is an addictive mining game for XBox where you dig deep and get killed by rocks / your own stupidity.

Miner Dig Deep is an addictive mining game for XBox where you dig deep and get killed by rocks / your own stupidity.

Space Hulk by Teardown, an excellent 2D conversion of the Games Workshop board game.  The game had some legal issues and was later rebranded 'Alien Assault'.

Space Hulk by Teardown, an excellent 2D conversion of the Games Workshop board game. The game had some legal issues and was later rebranded 'Alien Assault'.

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