インディー通信 Indie Tsushin
Introducing cool and interesting indie games and developers from Japan! This site is broken into the Blog with written articles, Videos with our streamed content, and Zines with downloadable goodies, and Jams for past game jam events. You can subscribe to the site via RSS; get our monthly e-mail news digest; follow us on Steam, cohost, Mastodon, or Bluesky; and follow us on YouTube for our streams! Please enjoy checking all of these awesome Japanese indie games and developers!
|📰 2024 February Zine Issue and Wrap-Up!
|2024-02-29 » Announcing the release of the 2024 February issue of the インディー通信 Indie Tsushin zine!
|🌟 Spotlight on Furige 20XX
|2024-02-28 » We look back at Furige 20XX, an annual event from 2008 to 2023 where people could vote for and share their favorite free games. We spoke with organizer Yatarou Akamatsu about running the event, about free games, about online bubbles of video game discourse, and much more.
|🎤 Interview with SleepingMuseum
|2024-02-24 » We could bear-ly (sorry) contain our glee when SleepingMuseum agreed to speak with us about the horror adventure game, Death Palette! We also talked about their previous escape room games and auto-runners, and where they got the idea of bargaining with paintings. Check it out, kuma!
Get the 2024 February Zine Issue!
Get the 2024 February issue of the インディー通信 Indie Tsushin zine! Read it in your browser, or download it for PDF, ePub, or MOBI. The interviews are available in both English and Japanese. Follow us on itch or sign up for our monthly newsletter to get notified of the latest issues!
This is a digital book covering the first year of インディー通信 Indie Tsushin from 2022 December to 2023 December, and can be downloaded in ePub and MOBI formats. The cover art for Year 1 was done by Ruby May Valentine. Available on itch and Ko-Fi.
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