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Discover New Indie Games Worth Downloading

With so many new game releases happening every month, keeping up with the ones worth downloading is a tough feat. Don’t worry, that’s why we do the heavy lifting for you and scour the internet for the best. This fall is no different. 

We came up with a list of the best charming indie games that are sure to surprise you. From navigating the streets as a pizza-loving possum to exploring cliffsides, new games are waiting to be discovered. Let’s dive right in!

Pizza Possum

Imagine being a possum with a relentless craving for pizza, and your mission is to steal as many slices as possible. Well, welcome to the whimsical world of Pizza Possum. Developed by Cozy Computer, this hilarious and addictive game lets you scurry through the city streets, avoiding obstacles, and nabbing some greasy slices of pie. With its colorful graphics and comical challenges, it’s an indie gem that captures the spirit of indie games beautifully. 

Name a game out now that’s better than roaming the streets with your friends as a cheeky possum stealing pizza. We’ll wait. 

Pizza Possum isn’t the only game published by Raw Fury this season. Check out the next title, if you’re looking for a new life sim to fall in love with.


Moonstone Island

This visually stunning game by Studio Supersoft drops you onto a mysterious pixelated island filled with secrets and enchanting landscapes. 

Moonstone Island has everything from our favorite game franchises and blends them perfectly into one title. You play as an alchemist-in-training. You get to enjoy all the features of a cozy life simulator like Stardew Valley; there’s farming, socializing, and romancing, plus a dose of Pokemon’s creature collection with card-based fighting. The most exciting part of the game is exploring hundreds of whimsical islands in an open world. Go by broom, balloon, or glider and adventure to your heart’s delight.

With its captivating narrative and beautiful design, Moonstone Island offers an escape into a world of wonder.


A Tiny Sticker Tale

Love scrapbooking and solving puzzles? A Tiny Sticker Tale is a delightful adventure where you play as the curious donkey, Flynn, who uses a magical sticker book to solve quests. The game’s unique visual style and creative gameplay make it a standout title. Your journey will take you through a tapestry of crafty landscapes, and your sticker abilities will be put to the test.

 After a day of stickering, take your collection to your humble abode and redecorate using your shiny new stickers. While the gameplay is short, A Tiny Sticker Tale emphasizes additional content and replayability. It’s the perfect game to destress. 



Were you of the small group of players who enjoyed climbing in Breath of the Wild? Us too. We have the perfect title for you; Justant offers a tranquil ascent in a meditative adventure/action-puzzle climbing game. Enjoy the freedom to set your own pace, immersing yourself in breathtaking biomes with a calming soundtrack. Combining action and peaceful reflection, it’s perfect for those seeking a little challenge, but still want to keep the relaxed vibes.

Life’s too short to play boring games. How about trying a new indie? You may discover your new favorite title.

Brianna Fox-Priest

Brianna Fox-Priest is a freelance journalist based in Tokyo. Covering video games and Japanese pop culture, her work can be seen in Otaku USA, Anime USA, Jotaku Network, and Sprudge.