Indie games and the developers behind them have have more opportunities to get their titles on a plethora of platforms than ever before. Certain problems may arise when trying to get your title out there, including negotiating business deals, royalty splits, marketing and PR, and finally, knowing the right people to get your game onto said platforms.
Well, as of late we’ve seen the rise of indie focused publishers come to the forefront in order to handle all of these tasks for you. This week Rebel Machine hit the streets in full force to get the word out. A result of the collaboration between Evolve-PR head Tom Ohle and cinematic producer and director on Killzone 3, Khaled Ibrahimi, Rebel Machine.
Another indie publishers with recent success includes Digital Devolver, who recently published Hotline Miami, Serious Same 3: BFE, and Luftrausers.
Additionally, Nyu Media, a publisher of Dōjin games, better known as Japan’s take on independent titles, has found success in their own niche market by promoting Japanese style shooters, beat-em-ups, and fighters Just last week they launched the Dōjin Bundle, which had titles appear on Steam and Desura.
Siliconera has a nice list and series of trailers for many of the titles Nyu Media has slated to launch through the spring of 2014.
Official site: rebel-machine.com