Screenshot Saturday – May 8th

Indie game developers share their work progress every week on Twitter with the #ScreenshotSaturday hashtag. In this piece, we take a look at the most interesting and eye-catching screenshots or short videos of indie games shared on Saturday, May 8.

GameLuster has a Screenshot Saturday round-up every week. You can check out the previous list here!


The Refractive Entertainment Studio (@RefractiveENT) shared this video of their upcoming game, Luminary, in this tweet. The video was meant to showcase the climbing mechanics, which definitely looks good. But it also boasted an open-world game with a beautiful environmental design. The video gained a lot of love and attention on Twitter, and if you want to follow more updates on the game, you can join the studio’s Discord server.

Cris Tales

P ublisher Modus Games (@Modus_Games) shared these screenshots of one of their upcoming games, Cris Tales, in this tweet. The art style of the game looks stunning, with beautiful character and background design. You can check out the game’s demo on Steam right now!


Indie studio AKAME (@AkameGang), shared this short video of their game’s character in this tweet. The animations and movements look simple and fun, and the middle ground style between a stick figure and a fully animated character seems brilliant! We are excited to see more of this game and this studio in the future.

Cross Blitz

The artist working on Cross Blitz (@rephildesign) shared these screenshots of the game in this tweet. The game looks very appealing, with great art style, beautiful character design, and an intriguing interface. Cross Blitz is a an RPG deck building game, and you can wishlist it on Steam right now.

Soul Appeaser

Solo developer Zinan Mei (@mzn528) shared this short video of the game they are working on, Soul Appeaser, in this tweet. The video showcases a small portion of the gameplay, but it’s enough to excite us for a fun and challenging action platformer with amazing pixel art. We hope to see more of this project in the following weeks!

What indies have you got your eye on? Do you like the look of anything Nima found this week? Let us know what you think in the comment section below!

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