Get ready to level up your gaming experience with IndieWod’s incredible indie game bundle from November 22 to November 30! This week’s lineup is packed with the hottest upcoming games, including a stealth and action with adventure elements, Ninja Issen; a physics-based puzzles game, SOS OPS!; a role-playing casual game, Noctuary; a single-player, lore-driven detective puzzle-adventure game, Orten Was The Case; and a fantasy and magical adventure game, Wizordum. Keep your eyes peeled for these eight amazing indie games that you won’t want to miss out on!
Ninja Issen – November 23
Immerse yourself in the thrilling world of Ninja Issen, a game that masterfully blends stealth and action. As players navigate through shadowy environments, they encounter challenges that require both strategic planning and quick reflexes. This game promises an intense ninja experience, complete with a captivating storyline and beautifully crafted visuals, perfect for fans of the action–adventure genre.
In this game, you will play Kiba, a rogue ninja falsely accused of assassinating the grand master of his clan. During his desperate battle to escape from other ninjas seeking vengeance for the crime, Kiba is warped to an entirely new world. In this future metropolis, hordes of enemies with different types and designs relentlessly pursue you.
The gameplay mechanics in Ninja Issen focus on agility and stealth, offering players various ways to approach combat situations. Whether you prefer a direct confrontation or a more subtle approach, this game adapts to different playstyles, making it a versatile and engaging title for a wide range of gamers.
Cyber Avenger – November 24
Cyber Avenger is an action-adventure game developed by Whale Rock Games and set to be released on Steam on November 24, 2023. It is a top-down action shooter where you are a highly skilled covert operative on a mission to neutralize a terrorist threat without drawing too much attention.
You can step into a cyberpunk future with Cyber Avenger, which features a rich, neon-lit world filled with advanced technology and complex characters. You can also get to explore an immersive narrative, unraveling the mysteries of a dystopian society while engaging in heart-pounding combat.
Cyber Avenger combines RPG elements with fast-paced action, allowing players to customize their characters and gear. The game’s focus on choice and consequence adds depth to the gameplay, ensuring that every decision impacts the journey in this vibrant, futuristic world.
SOS OPS! – November 27
SOS OPS! is a thrilling game that combines survival skills with strategic thinking. You play as a first responder who has to navigate through various disaster scenarios and make quick decisions under pressure. The game tests your ability to think on your feet and make moral decisions, all while facing intense rescue missions.
The game’s realistic scenarios and detailed environments make you feel like you’re right in the middle of a real-life emergency situation. SOS OPS! is perfect for anyone who loves action-packed games that also require strategic thinking. It’s a thrilling adventure that will keep you on the edge of your seat and make you think at the same time.
Noctuary – November 28
Noctuary is a captivating indie game that tells a heartwarming story through its character’s journey. The story revolves around a girl named Hue, who sets out to find her mother. The game’s music is beautifully composed and fits well with the mood of each scene.
Noctuary is different from other indie games as it doesn’t focus on battles and missions but emphasizes the player’s experience. The plot is not linear, and players’ decisions have an impact on the outcome. They can explore the game map to discover new locations and hidden secrets. The characters are unique and have different backgrounds, and players can learn more about them by interacting with them.
With a strong focus on story and mood, Noctuary captivates players with its rich, narrative-driven gameplay. It’s an ideal title for gamers who love being absorbed in a story where every turn brings new discoveries and spine-tingling surprises.
Orten Was The Case – November 28
Orten Was The Case is an indie game that promises a unique gameplay experience and a gripping adventure. The game offers exciting features such as fishing for big catches, graffitiing on subway trains, and discovering hidden sanctuaries that provide moments of tranquility. As a player, you will need to solve brain-twisting puzzles and escape heart-pounding scenarios where you run from the police.
The game is set in a fictional Swedish suburb with millennia-old mysteries lying deep down below. Orten Was The Case is a single-player, lore-driven detective puzzle-adventure game with a time-loop mechanic. You will play through real-time cycles that last 12 minutes, retaining knowledge of in-game notes and timeline events, and unraveling the forces at work beneath the suburb.
The game’s protagonist is Ziggy, an unexpected hero from a fictional Swedish neighborhood who must foil a sinister scheme that could devastate the world. You will need to solve puzzles, uncover clues, and explore the enigmatic town of Orten in this 2.5D hand-painted adventure.
Cross Blitz – November 29
The Arcade Crew, in collaboration with Tako Boy Studios LLC, has recently announced the launch of an exciting new RPG deckbuilder game called Cross Blitz. This game promises to offer players a wondrous world full of vibrant characters and fierce battles, where they can enjoy the thrill of card games and strategic RPG elements.
With the ability to build their own decks and engage in epic battles, players can craft their strategies and outsmart their opponents. Cross Blitz is a perfect game for those who love card games and immersive role-playing adventures.
The game is a result of Tako Boy Studios’ passion for strategic card games and whimsical, character-driven RPGs, drawing inspiration from popular titles in both genres while adding unique twists of creativity and lovingly crafted pixel art.
Wizordum – November 29
If you’re a fan of fantasy and magical adventures, you should definitely check out Wizordum, a game where players can immerse themselves in the world of spells and wizardry. Drawing inspiration from classic ’90s FPS games such as Hexen, Heretic, and Catacomb Abyss, Wizordum offers a more wholesome setting with mystical creatures and challenging quests.
The Early Access version of the game comprises the entire first episode, with bonus and secret levels to unlock as you progress through the campaign. Despite its sprite-based graphics, which are reminiscent of its predecessors, Wizordum has received positive feedback from players who have never played games like it before, as well as from those who are already fans of the genre.
The Exit 8 – November 30
The Exit 8 is an exciting adventure game that combines the fun of escape rooms with challenging puzzles. It’s a game that requires you to use your brainpower and problem-solving skills to solve puzzles, uncover secrets, and overcome obstacles in various environments.
This game is known for its intricate puzzle design and immersive gameplay, and it is perfect for anyone who enjoys solving puzzles and exploring new worlds. The Exit 8 will be released on Steam on November 30, 2023, and will only be available for Windows PCs.