What are your favorite freeware titles? There are so many to sift through today, it’s hard to distill all down into a list of favorites, but I’ll list a few of my favorites here:
I’ve hardly played a single other game with this much love, craft, and character poured into it. This is the indie game that drew me into the world of indie games, and even 13 years later stands as one of the best solo-dev’d games of all time.
Lesser-known than Cave Story, but still incredibly good and well-crafted. Daniel Remar put 4 years of work into this one, and it definitely showed. The story here is excellent, and delves into some interesting moral grey areas: in a world where humanity’s almost been eradicated, what’s worth saving?
I made a huge list of some other essential freeware titles around 2013, if any of y’all wanna take a look, but they’re all a bit dated now: