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Recent years have seen the meaning of what makes a game "indie" become increasingly difficult to express. This article will examine the shift in meaning that "indie" is undergoing, its causes, and its effects on the indie developer community. Rather than arguing for a single definition of indie, this article examines the ideologies underlying the multiple definitions of the term. Especially significant is how mainstream co-optation of the term affects the ability of developers to protestfatcat:rpgpje5j2vdgpbl3332tlvp7k4