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Fugitive Games say Kickstarter backers ‘much more savvy now’

Former DICE project lead Ben Jones successfully Kickstarted Into the Stars, but didn’t find it easy.

By Paul Younger | 20 Feb 2015 | Comments Off on Fugitive Games say Kickstarter backers ‘much more savvy now’

Areal releases prototype footage to more accusations

Whatever happens with the Areal Kickstarter, it’ll serve as a useful case study in how not to present your crowd-funding project to the public.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Jul 2014 | Comments Off on Areal releases prototype footage to more accusations

Road Redemption reveals new game modes

Road Redemption can be seen as the sequel to the late 90’s Road Rash console series.

By David Reid | 13 Jun 2014 | Comments Off on Road Redemption reveals new game modes

Chaos Reborn Preview

The original Chaos was a game that sucked up huge amounts of my childhood.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Apr 2014 | Comments Off on Chaos Reborn Preview

Frog Fractions 2 needs $2k more to save the education of all children ever

Imagine a world in which children do not know about fractions.

By Peter Parrish | 3 Apr 2014 | Comments Off on Frog Fractions 2 needs $2k more to save the education of all children ever

Death in Candlewood promises spooky open-world FPS

Rosebud Games have pushed live their $60,000 Kickstarter for Death in Candlewood, an open-world FPS described as a “psychological action game” revolving around “a gothic romance between the living and the dead”.

By Tim McDonald | 2 Apr 2014 | Comments Off on Death in Candlewood promises spooky open-world FPS

Chaos Reborn materialises on Kickstarter, is not an illusion

Julian Gollop is a chap who you can thank for a whole lot of innovation in turn-based tactical games.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Mar 2014 | Comments Off on Chaos Reborn materialises on Kickstarter, is not an illusion

Kickstarter hacked, pray that your password isn’t 123password

Kickstarter is the latest company to fall victim to data hacking and has issued a security notice through its blog suggesting that people change their Kickstarter account password.

By Peter Parrish | 16 Feb 2014 | 1

StarCrawlers offers procedurally-generated sci-fi dungeon-crawling

Bloody typical. Yesterday, I posted up a story about a Kickstarter, in which I explained that we don’t report on Kickstarters much unless they’re really big or really interesting for whatever reason.

By Tim McDonald | 11 Feb 2014 | Comments Off on StarCrawlers offers procedurally-generated sci-fi dungeon-crawling

Stasis is now in motion after Kickstarter funding is secured

Christopher Bischoff’s isometric, sci-fi horror adventure Stasis will be making its dimly lit way to PCs across the land, thanks to $100,000 USD in Kickstarter funding that has been secured today.

By Peter Parrish | 3 Dec 2013 | Comments Off on Stasis is now in motion after Kickstarter funding is secured

Nether regions: Deathfire Ruins of Nethermore launches on Kickstarter

As previously announced, the Deathfire: Ruins of Nethermore campaign has launched today on Kickstarter.

By Peter Parrish | 6 Nov 2013 | Comments Off on Nether regions: Deathfire Ruins of Nethermore launches on Kickstarter

Hex appeal: the turn based Battle Worlds: Kronos is out now

Funded on Kickstarter by the end of April, and released to the general public seven months later.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Nov 2013 | Comments Off on Hex appeal: the turn based Battle Worlds: Kronos is out now

Henkel to return to Kickstarter with Deathfire: Ruins of Nethermore

Guido Henkel, the game designer probably best known for the Realms of Arkania trilogy (but also for contributions to Planescape: Torment and Fallout 2,) will return to Kickstarter with Deathfire: Ruins of Nethermore on 6 November.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2013 | 1

Obsidian’s Project Eternity appears to now be Pillars of Eternity

The latest Project Eternity update celebrates one year since the RPG was launched by Obsidian on Kickstarter.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2013 | 3

Skyjacker co-op video showcases piratey space sim combat

We went through years of having no combat space sims, and now – thanks to Kickstarter, and proof of public interest – there’s about ten billion of them.

By Tim McDonald | 24 Oct 2013 | 1

Legend of Dungeon Review

Legend of Dungeon is a new hat collection simulator from the sartorially aware folks at Robot Loves Kitty.

By Peter Parrish | 16 Sep 2013 | Comments Off on Legend of Dungeon Review

Fueling on funding: Desert Strike-alike Hell-IX lands at Kickstarter

Retromade Games have sent up a Kickstarter flare, and are hoping for you to swoop in on your helicopters and airlift them some money.

By Tim McDonald | 31 Jul 2013 | Comments Off on Fueling on funding: Desert Strike-alike Hell-IX lands at Kickstarter

Why transparency is one of Kickstarter’s greatest assets

If 2012 was the year in which Kickstarter established a new model for PC games development, 2013 will be the year that the model really proves itself.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Feb 2013 | 2