It’s a fact that many Steam users don’t check or even notice most Greenlight additions. There are simply too many, making it rather time-consuming. Hoping to alleviate this problem, I bring you The Greenlight Groove, featuring my recommendations from the past week!
Wow. A crazy amount of interesting submissions this time. With horror adventures, an office stealth title, 2D RTS, puzzle, platformers and a funky jazz game, these recommendations are certainly wild, varied and dare I say, wonderful. As you go through the list of no less than thirteen candidates, I have but one request: would you kindly help make sure none of them end up as a potential Stuck In Greenlight Limbo candidate? Either by voting or by providing their creators with feedback.
Moonchild is a unique and stand-alone adventure featuring 9 characters, plenty of sidequests and countless items and spells. Play as Queen Calypso and her friends going after Calypso’s abducted child and trying to figure out what happened… and why. Can you solve the mystery and rescue Moonchild? Play the game and find out!
Stasis is a 2D isometric, point-and-click adventure game for Windows and OSX, set in the distant future on a desolate spacecraft. John Maracheck must interact and solve puzzles to save his family, while uncovering horrific experimentation, illicit research and an ever deepening mystery.
Not only has Naught’s world been completely redesigned to create more interactive and detailed environments, it includes new features that enhance the gameplay and reinvent platform game style. Naught is now characterized by procedural animations that allow him to adapt his movements to the surroundings by holding on to walls, modifying his way of walking depending on gravity and the ground surface, and pushing objects in a unique and dynamic fashion.
Creeper World 3: Arc Eternal
Instead of discreet units that attack your base, a fluid-like substance spreads over the terraformable terrain. Your base, your weapons, your strategy… you must adapt them all.
EMPIRE: The Deck Building Strategy Game
The world is full of terrible horrors, however, and they will wear away at your Empire from all sides. Natural resources have become more scarce. And perhaps worst of all, your powerful Empire has grown heavy and full of internal strife with its age. How long can you stand the pressures of survival before your Empire finally comes crumbling back down into the desolated earth from which it grew?
Super Roman Conquest
Super Roman Conquest is a side-scrolling strategy game that gives you full control of your troops within a multi-layered, 3D landscape. Developed by veterans of LucasArts, SRC blends our formative PC-gaming past with modern RTS design elements and a deep Campaign Mode progression.
Waking up with your face being eaten by the undead sucks. Your character, NoFace, wakes up in a large, what appears to abandoned, house with a zombie eating his face. You then travel room by room emptying your clip into hordes of the undead as you unlock the secrets of the labyrinth you find yourself trapped in, all the while gaining access to new faces and weapons.
LEVEL 22, Gary’s Misadventures
Gary is an office worker who oversleeps after a drunken night out on the town. Here’s where it gets tricky, because this isn’t the first time Gary’s been late for work, and he could be fired if he’s spotted arriving at his desk after everyone else yet again. So he’ll have to prove he’s smart and sneaky enough to make his way up all the 22 floors between him and his office without being seen.
Have an ant problem? Have you tried giving them all rocket launchers? Formicide is an intense, 2D, fast-paced multiplayer platformer featuring bloodthirsty ants. It’s inspired by titles like Quake, Unreal Tournament, Worms, and Liero.
The Last Door – Season One
The Last Door is a point-and-click horror adventure, inspired by classic authors like H.P.Lovecraft and Edgar Alan Poe. It uses a very unique low-res visual style to force the players to fill in the details using their own imagination, and creates a very uneasy atmosphere throuh a carefully crafted sound design and an impressive orchestral soundtrack.
Immerse yourself in the memories of Trump, in his dreams as a young, star-struck jazz musician, in love with the lovely Lady Poppy. Presenting a daring parallel with the real story of Louis Armstrong, relive Trump’s life, his quest to form a group, his love affair and battle against injustice in the New Orleans of the early 20th century. Let inspiration guide you through this fascinating platform game.
Interference is a 2D stealth puzzle platformer set in a cyberpunk/technoir world. Join the Interferers, the underground organization that’s been labeled cyberterrorists by the totalitarian government. Venture into the guts of Arachnopolis, a high-tech labyrinthine city. Alter the city’s architecture in order to overcome challenges and progress through the game.
Interstellaria is a 2d space SIM/RPG/Sandbox game by Coldrice Games LLC created in the same vein as the best space exploration games of the past. Inspired heavily by games like Starflight or Star Control, Interstellaria is all about allowing the player freely explore space. Every star has something interesting to see, and every planet has it’s own unique feel. There are a number of unique encounters and hostile enemies to find. In addition, each alien race you meet follows its own culture and moral values so diplomacy is important.