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Voice of Indie XBLIG News: IGSU Nominees Narrowed Down to 25 Titles!

The Indie Games Summer Uprising event has had over five dozen submissions that have been recently narrowed down to a fraction of that count to a total of twenty five selections. These games can be found below in a comprehensive list organized alphabetically.

Check out the official press release below with all information regarding how you can participate in the event:

The Indie Games Summer Uprising list has been narrowed down from 70+ to just 25 this week. Starting Monday July 11th, developers will have the opportunity to select 8 picks to represent the platform in the Uprising. Voting closes on Sunday July 17th.

Developers are to vote on a variety of factors including: Marketability, originality, appearance, entertainment, music, and gameplay.

A 5 star rating system will be used, just as XBLIG tittles are rated on Live, and the 8 titles with the highest average score are selected in the promotion. A poll will be e-mailed to all XBLIG developers who have submitted candidates. Winners will be announced the following day, Monday July 18th on the IGSU home page.

The community still has the opportunity to voice their opinion as well! A fan vote will occur during the two week period of August 1st – August 15th on our dedicated Facebook page.

Winners will be announced during the #IGSU Twitter chat, on Tuesday August 16th.  Fans will be voting on the two (2) titles they would most like to play, all 70+ candidates are still eligibile  and these two (2) title will be released on the final two days of the promotion: Thurs Sept 1st and Friday Sept 2nd.

Here are the 25 selections:

37 Days to Die
All The Bad Parts
AvaGlide 2
Battle High: San Bruno
Blossom Tales
Cell: Emergence
City Tuesday
Cute Things Dying Violently
Dirche Kart 2
Doom and Destiny
Dragons Vs. Spaceships
Katana Land
Mega Shooter 11: Ladies and powerups
Raven Throne
Redd: The Lost Temple
Speed Runner
T.E.C. 3001
Take Arms
The Jump Hero
The Hearts of Men
The Spirit of Kohn, Ep 1
Train Frontier Express

For a more browse-able list of these games, check out the Top 25 page.


2 responses

  1. Awesome – I missed all the preparations for the Summer Uprising so far, but I just watched the trailer and had a look at some of the games on their website. I really need to check out some of them. Thanks for sharing 🙂

    July 9, 2011 at 3:38 am

    • Happy to help! The IGSU games are pretty impressive, and the refined list covers most of the better titles…however there are still some that weren’t included that look awesome. Can’t wait to try them out and see how they fare in gameplay 😀

      July 9, 2011 at 7:22 am

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