Catalog Drops for December 2023

Catalog Drops for December 2023

December 21, 2023

Here’s a roundup of December’s new games in Catalog. That wraps up our year, and boy is there a lot to download and play:

  • 🧙‍♂️ Under the Castle, a classic rogue game where you’ll explore dungeons, gather Orbs of Light, and rescue enslaved villagers—with the power of your hat. Gorgeous art and ultra-satisfying gameplay. Made by Dani Diez, ZCorbs, VolcanoBytes.

  • 🏎️ F-Out, a futuristic racing video game, with your spaceship racing at dizzying speeds, tight turns, and dangerous obstacles. Made by DrouVirus.

  • ⛳️ Fore! Track, It’s golf… in a tank! Swing into action and tee off on thousands of golf courses. It’s a fairway to heaven! Made by Matt Sephton.

  • 😈 Crank and Shoot, a new, sensational shooting game exclusively for Playdate—yes, it has a Gatling Gun. Made by HiroshiIdenoPresents.

  • 🐿️ Steam’d Roller. It’s mole vs. steamroller in this arcade titles… and you’re the steamroller. How many moles can you roll? Made by Chris Campbell.

  • 🎒 Under the Tree, a first-person dungeon crawl inspired by Wizardry. Battle over two dozen unique monsters as you penetrate deeper and deeper into Ugnet’s Dungeon. Made by Yamabushi Softworks LLC.

  • 🏙️ Mega Dystopia Micro Architect, a dystopian city-builder, elegant and efficient—just like the well-designed metropolis you seek to construct. Made by Gytis Žaltauskas.

  • 🧱 Ausbruch, a brick-breaker with room-escape flavor; bust through walls, free fellow prisoners on your way, open secret doors and trick the prison guards. Made by Klickaffen Studio - Matthias Mach.

  • 🇪🇸 The Tiny Tester Spanish Conjugations ¡Hola! Are you learning spanish and want to practice different verb conjugations? The Tiny Tester: Spanish Conjugations can help! Made by Axson Apps.

  • 🖼️ A Ghost in The Gallery. Explore the ART gallery like never before as you join Bop and Ghostie in the search for their missing dog over Halloween Night in A Ghost In The Gallery. Made by Ledbetter Games.

  • 🌜 Loona Landa. Oh dear, while collecting specimens of Earth fauna, you came across a really cute animal with big floppy ears and a fluffy tail. Collect them all across 24 fun-filled, gravity-blasting levels. Made by Dale Thomas.

  • 🥋 Kuroobi, a horizontal shoot’em up for Playdate where you take on spaceships with your bare hands. Get ready to show off your martial-arts-slash-spaceship prowess. Do you have what it takes to save the day with only your 🤜 FISTS 🤛?. Made by Raphaël Calabro.

  • ↗️ Dash Arena. Dash through evil slime monsters! The more you hit in one go, the more points you get! But don’t wait too long to align the perfect move: The clock is ticking. Made by LuBu.

  • 🚰 Water Flow, an oldschool puzzle game in the tradition of Pipe and Ant Run, with 50 challenging levels AND a level editor. Made by Torsten Kramer.

  • 🧜‍♀️ Trickle Greenweed, Mermaid at Law, in Christmas Catastrophe. Meet a cast of colourful Christmas characters in this visual novel; interrogate witnesses, discover clues, and find the real culprit, all in time to save the holidays! Made by Kieran Anthony Penrice.

We’ve also released our Staff Picks of 2023! This is a curated list of Catalog editors’ favorite games for the year, and also includes a few words from the team for each title.

We’ll take a little break over the holidays, and our next Catalog Drop will land in mid-January. Until then, enjoy the 100+ games in Catalog, and have a great New Year! 💫 🌎 👶

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