Video games and cats are connected. How? Have you ever seen the behavior of a cat? It is often solitary, shy, indifferent, and proud of itself. Exactly, just like the nerd gamer stereotype!
Seriously, in this article, I want to analyze the role of cats in video games. Several interesting titles have as protagonists these funny animals. Do you want some proof? Read on and you’ll find everything you need to know about cute animated cats!
Video games and cats: some suggestions?
If you love cats and video games, my goal with this article is to make you discover some exciting titles. I will list the best games that include these animals.
Moreover, I will let you discover a fabulous website that is equivalent to paradise for cat lovers. I intrigued you, didn’t I? Let’s discover all together!
Cat Themed Freebies: an opportunity not to be missed
If you love cats this is your lucky day. In fact, on Indiegala are available four cat-themed games that can make you have fun. What are these games? Here they are.
The first game is The Purring Quest. It is a title developed by Valhalla Cats. This game will make you become a cat, literally. You will have to go through a 2D scenario that will put you in front of several obstacles. Will you be able to move forward thanks to your feline reflexes? Believe me, this is a nice and fun game. It’s ideal if you want to relax.
There is also Cat on a Diet. This is a puzzle game, smart but carefree. You will have to use your intelligence to solve the levels and allow Dr. Meow, a chubby cat, to reach the coveted cookies. Will you succeed in this venture? Help your four-legged friend and give him happiness!
The third cat-themed game is Gray Cat. It is a 2D platformer with special graphics. His comic strip style should not deceive you, the game is difficult. You’ll have to make the right moves if you want your main character, a gray feline, to survive. Don’t underestimate it, this game is much harder than it looks.
Finally, there is the game called Mushroom Cats 2. This point-and-click adventure is fun, simple, and with colorful graphics. You’ll love it if you’re looking for a game that will make you forget the stress of this time.
What’s special about these games? Well, you can get them FREE thanks to Indiegala. I mean, they are bonus games, which you can try without spending a penny. The cat power runs powerful in Indiegala and you can benefit from it!
Garfield Kart: the king of cats is here
Garfield is the king of cats. The whole world knows him and loves him. Well, I think everyone wants to be Garfield in life, don’t they? Why? Because we hate Mondays, we love lasagna and we like to sleep without being bothered.
For this reason, you must honor this cat by having at least one Garfield game in your collection. What are the ones I recommend? You have to try Garfield Kart and Garfield Kart – Furious Racing.
These two games will allow you to play like the lazy orange cat, making you challenge in high-speed races against different opponents. In the rules, you can compete against John, Odie, Liz, and many others!
The title is a nice pastime to try in the company of your friends. You can also find a small review on Garfield Kart here, written by my colleague Suzana, so you can have a clearer idea about the video game and the Garfield meow-niverse!
Video games and cats: a little spice with Catgirl & Doggirl Cafe
If you want to immerse yourself in an interesting game, if you know what I mean, try Catgirl & Doggirl Cafe. It is a visual novel, published by Cherry Kiss Games, that will transport you to a magical world, inhabited by demi-humans.
Can you manage a cafe in the best way, connecting with Catgirl and Doggirl, your colleagues? Keep your instincts in check, or you can blow it!
Cat Quest and Cat Quest II
If you like RPGs Cat Quest is the game of your dreams. This title is an open-world RPG starring a golden-haired cat. Your goal will be to save your catnapped, uh, kidnapped sister from the clutches of the evil Drakoth.
You will have a large world to explore, numerous missions to accomplish and different characters to know. Besides, the game’s mechanics are similar to classic RPG titles such as Tales of Zestiria. Try this game, you won’t regret it!
If you still want to play, then I suggest you try the sequel, Cat Quest II. This game has improved mechanics and an exciting new story. In short, the positive features of the first Cat Quest plus some interesting news: what more do you want?!
Pixel Puzzles Ultimate – Puzzle Pack: Cats
Maybe in the last period, you are looking for a game that keeps you busy without having too many demands. Pixel Puzzles Ultimate – Puzzle Pack: Cats is the game you have to try. The main game is Pixel Puzzles Ultimate. As you can guess from the name, with this game your task will be to complete the puzzles, trying to connect all the pieces at your disposal.
The Puzzle Pack: Cats is a cat-themed DLC that will allow you to add to your collection six fantastic puzzles. It’s exciting, isn’t it? So, test your patience with this title published by KISS ltd.
Video games and cats of the future: what can we expect from Stray?
I’ve already talked about the new generation of video games in the past. If you haven’t read it yet, here you can find my views on PS5. After this little premise, I want to talk to you about Stray, a game that will have to be released on PS5 and PC. Let’s enjoy its trailer together.
That’s right, this game will be about a stray cat. We will get in the shoes of a four-legged feline, ready to live an unforgettable experience. Most likely, it will not be a simple simulator. The game, according to its Wikipedia page, will be a third-person adventure.
Besides, have you noticed the setting? A cyberpunk city inhabited by robots. I mean, do you want me to believe that a game in Cyberpunk 2077 style is coming but that sees as the protagonist a cat? Where should I sign to buy it now?!
Seriously, I think Stray is one of the most interesting games coming up, it adds to the list of Upcoming Games of 2021. All we have to do is wait before we play this title!
Purrfect March Sale: take advantage of this moment
Indiegala wants to further reward cat lovers. Purrfect March Sale is now available. What does this mean?
Well, there are hundreds of discounted video games. You can buy or order numerous titles at incredibly low prices. What do you have to do to save money? Register on Indiegala, visit the dedicated section of our website and enter in your cart the video games you want to buy. It’s a wonderful time to be a cat lover!
Video games, cats, and TV series: here there is Catflix!
I promised you a treat at the end of this article. Well, here it is! I want to introduce you to Catflix! What is it? It is a website parody of Netflix that makes available to users of parodies of movies or TV series. The protagonists of these small films are them: our beloved and funny furry animals! Truly, some cinematic cats.
You’ll see movies like Star Cats, Stranger Cats, Titanicat, and much more. Well, the movies are in Spanish but that’s no problem! The sense of the movies, if there is one, is understood and is a fun experience in general. Also, maybe thanks to cats you can learn a new language.
You just have to insert Catflix and Indiegala among the favorites of your browser: two purrrfect moves!
Video games and cats: what are your suggestions?
Now it’s your turn! Which cat-themed games do you like? Express your opinion and advise the Indiegala community.
Feel free to share your thoughts. You have to remember, more cats = a better world!