OUYA Gives Back With its #FreeTheGames Program

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In 2012, a Kickstarter campaign was started to fund the creation of OUYA, a microconsole utilizing a version of the Android operating system.  Earning $8.5 million, the campaign became Kickstarter’s second-most-backed project, and the energy surrounding…

Indie Game ‘Toto Temple Deluxe’ to release on OUYA

This Thursday, July 24th, Juicy Beast will release the 2D multiplayer “party” game Toto Temple Deluxe exclusively for the OUYA gaming console. In Toto Temple Deluxe, up to four players complete to grab the goat and…

Kickstarter Highlights

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It’s already been well over a year since Double Fine Adventure first appeared on Kickstarter and arguably paved the way for all the successful video game crowd funding campaigns that followed. The game’s initial Kickstarter success…

OUYA to offer $1M matching funds to developers on Kickstarter

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OUYA, the game console that got its start on Kickstarter by raising over $8.5 million, is now going to launch its own Kickstarter campaign with $1 million to help Android game developers. It’s been a year…

Towerfall Preview: Out of the Bramble Thicket

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By the time you’ve read this I’ve most likely re-written it half a dozen times. I’m not usually a perfectionist but as someone who’s played a game as fantastic as Towerfall I feel it’s only right…

Ouya delays retail launch — fixing sticky controller

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For those of you anxiously awaiting the Ouya’s arrival to stores on June 4th, you’ll have to wait another 21 days until Tuesday, June 25th. The original drop date has been delayed by the startup game…

Spotlight on Ouya: The Games That Will Sell

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As we get closer to the June 4th consumer release date for Ouya, the question on everyone’s mind is about the games that will be available. It’s well known throughout the video game console industry that…

Spotlight on Ouya

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Ouya and the independent game scene The summer of 2013 will bring us all something that we haven’t seen in a while: the breakout of a new game console to compete against the big three that…

Ouya console launch to include Final Fantasy III

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Square Enix is getting on board the Ouya train and bringing Final Fantasy III with them to the $99 Kickstarter-funded console when it launches. That means it’ll be the first time gamers outside of Japan can…

OUYA controller and console photos released

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Today the OUYA team has revealed new revealing photos of the controller and console. Not that we should not expect some slight tweaks to the designs, but according to OUYA they “couldn’t hold out any longer.”…