After being bombarded with indie submissions on Crescent Moon Games, the studio has gone ahead and revealed a sister publishing label, Forest Moon Games. They’re one of the most successful indie publishing houses, so it’s good to see them expand.
The label is said to focus on indie, 2D, casual, and experimental titles for iOS / Mac, and already has 6 new games lined up for this fall. Details after the jump.
The first game on the list is ‘A Wonderland Story‘ being developed by Alchemy Games. The game is said to be a colorful platforming game, in which you move platforms to help the white rabbit escape from Alice.
It’s getting late! The white rabbit has come back to Wonderland! Now he needs to be on time for his date with the Queen! To make the matters worse, Alice is fond of the rabbit and she has jumped into the rabbit hole to chase him! Help him to escape from Alice’s hugs to allow him to arrive on time to his date! Take control of Wonderland and make a way for the rabbit escape Alice. Help him to avoid various dangers that he will encounter on his trip.
Next up is ‘300 Dwarves‘, by Nimbi Studios. 300 Dwarves will be a tower defense game with hand drawn graphics, in which a band of mercenary dwarves take up their axes and are up for hire by anyone who is willing to pay.
You will travel through diverse fantasy kingdoms and lands, and face different enemies ranging from small green goblins, through monsters and undead, to fiends and demons. Become the savior of The Kingdom and defeat all twelve levels of this extraordinary tower defense game to achieve the ultimate victory. 300 Dwarves will include beautiful, hand drawn graphics, animations and challenging gameplay.
Invader Eliminator by Underground Pixel has you controlling a genetically engineered mutant created by the U.S government on a top secret space station located on the moon. When the thread of an alien invasion arises, you must use of your skills to fight off the invasion.
The game has retro pixel art, a jamming chiptune soundtrack, and more content than you can shake a stick at. Power-ups pop up randomly to help the player reach new high scores. You can also unlock multiple playable guest characters by completing objectives. Player upgrades are also planned and may be unlocked via earned EXP or collected coins, although the exact system isn’t yet nailed down.
The Hairys are very enthusiastic, but they won’t pay much attention at were they’re going. It’s up to you to organize the stages in the best way possible for them to reach their goal while avoiding enemies, dealing with the corruption and eventually defeating powerful bosses!
Stop your character from hitting hazards and make sure to avoid enemies. As you rush through ancient temples, master your timing, so you can grab the treasure at the end – then move on to the next level!
And finally, we have J.A.M. - by Neptune Interactive. In this shoot-em-up game the aliens have invaded and it’s your job to defend colonies with the most advanced jets at your disposal.
Upgrade your favourite weapon, or equip a different one for the next mission. Add on special modules to beef up your Jet. Get the highest score multiplier and beat others around the world. Fire ze Missiles!
And there you have it folks, these games look great. We’ll keep you posted when theres a more concrete release date on any of them, but as now you can expect them this fall.