Ziggurat 2 news, plus some standout Steam Festival demos in our weekly indie news round-up

We return this week with another episode of our hidden indie gems feature, and we picked a great week for to go back to the regular schedule, too.That’s because the autumn edition of The Steam Game Festival kicked off this week. This latest iteration of Steam’s popular demo festival has been live since Wednesday, and will remain so until Tuesday, October 13.The first part of this week’s column will cover new announcements/reveals, whereas the second part is all about Steam Game Festival demos you should check out while you can. We’ll never be able to cover everything (there are hundreds…

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9 Monkeys of Shaolin PC demo available ahead of release

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 3 October 2020 16:10 GMT If you head over to Steam, you can give a new demo for 9 Monkeys of Shaolin a try.A 9 Monkeys of Shaolin demo is now available on Steam ahead of its release later this month.There is also a demo available on the Microsoft Store and the PlayStation Store.The Steam demo includes the first chapter of the campaign and can be played in both single-player and co-op. C0-op can be played online, or through local two-player split-screen (thanks, Blue).In the game, you play as a fisherman names Wei Cheng, who is out to avenge the death…