Best Indie Games of 2016 - Page 3
Campo Santo's Firewatch is one of the best “walking simulator” games to come out in quite some time. Where Abzu whisks you deep under the sea, Firewatch transports you to a place that feels altogether too familiar. Firewatch contains immense
Firewatch excels in its maturity, and method of approaching topics without ever blatantly throwing them in your face. Because of this, the emotions you experience in Firewatch seem to hit you harder than you initially expected. It’s easy to get lost in Firewatch, and easier still to connect with the game’s protagonist, Henry, on a personal level. Firewatch is one of the most intriguing, metaphorical indie games of 2016.
Hyper Light Drifter
Extremely complex and challenging, Hyper Light Drifter is a game that’s hard to explain. After playing it, you’ll find that you're left with just as many questions as answers. Calling upon classic 8-bit and 16-bit action titles for inspiration, Hyper Light Drifter is a grand and epic adventure.
The game is artistic, and while it's certainly a joy to look at,
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