With the current console generation starting its swan song and major industry players gearing up for next-gen hardware, it’s easy to be excited for gaming’s bright future. But aside from the usual triple-A projects and the promise of impending console reveals, we’d be remiss in forgetting the countless indie games in the works.
If 2012 was any indication, indie games are only going to have a bigger presence in the coming years. Here’s GamesRadar’s list of independent games to keep an eye out for in 2013--and the best part is, they won’t make your wallet weep for mercy. Without the risk-taking, novel concepts, and unpredictability of these games, the road ahead might look a lot more ordinary.