Indie Game Lists

TheGamer's team of list writers scours the very best of the indie scene to bring you the hottest rankings and much more.


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Things We Wish We Knew Before We Started Don't Starve Together

Don't Starve Together has been out for a little while now, but for newcomers, here are the things we wish we knew before we started.

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24 Nintendo Switch Games With The Best Storylines

The Nintendo Switch has tons of games; these titles, however, are most notable for their amazing narratives.

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8 Best Roguelikes On Android And iOS

Looking for some of the best rougelikes you can play on your phone? Here are our top picks.

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Stardew Valley: All Pelican Town Locations, Ranked

Time to weed out the best spots in this pixelated paradise.

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The Best Biomes To Build A Base In Don't Starve Together

When certain animals offer built-in protection, you'd be foolish not to set up camp near them!

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Darkest Dungeon 2: The 10 Best Skills In The Game

You couldn't get very far in Darkest Dungeon 2 without skills, and here are the game's best.

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Stardew Valley: 7 Best Farm Buildings

With these structures, you'll watch profits soar as your crops turn green with envy in Stardew Valley.

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10 Hardest Bosses To Beat In V Rising

You'll have a tough time defeating these bosses in V Rising.

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Starship Troopers: Extermination - The Best Weapons

An arsenal at your fingertips, but which is the best to use?

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Darkest Dungeon 2: The Hardest Enemies, Ranked

Need a new challenge? Why not try fighting some of the hardest enemies in Darkest Dungeon 2.

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Darkest Dungeon 2: Every Pet, Ranked

Do you REALLY need a Larval Carrion Eater?

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10 Best Paradox Interactive Games

Paradox is heavily known for strategy games, but the best of its library might surprise you.

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Stardew Valley: 10 Best Recipes for Energy

Prepare to transform your humble farm kitchen into a culinary powerhouse, where magic and energy collide.

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7 Best Fighting Games On Oculus Quest 2

From drunken fights to professional boxing, enjoy these fighters on Oculus Quest 2.

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10 Best Open-World Survival Games

Looking to explore a vast and dangerous world? Here, you can check out some of the best open-world survival games out there.

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Darkest Dungeon: 19 Best Narrator Quotes, Ranked

From heart-wrenching defeats to glorious victories, Wayne June narrates them all in Darkest Dungeon. Here are some of the Narrator's best lines.

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Cookie Clicker: 10 Hardest Achievements

Cookie Clicker may be a lot of waiting, but these achievements will still give you a challenge.

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Medieval Dynasty: 17 Most Important Beginner Tips

Medieval Dynasty can be a steep climb for beginners, so let us help you get started in this fascinating world.

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Medieval Dynasty: The Best Mods, Ranked

These mods will help improve your game in different ways, helping you to get ahead.