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$83 million raised on Kickstarter for games in 2012
2012 was a big year for videogame projects on Kickstarter with more new games looking for funding every month as the year rolled on.
Eggstracting the answers: Philip and Andrew Oliver on Dizzy Returns
For many Spectrum and Commodore 64 owners in the 1980s, an oval-ish shaped character in boxing gloves was something of a gaming icon.
Prototype sighted in latest Project Godus video
It sounded a little hairbrained when Peter Molyneux announced earlier in the week that he fancied releasing a working prototype for Project Godus in time for Christmas; but the latest update video for the game does indeed show a bit of a prototype in action.
Dizzy Returns devs: Kickstarter projects “should be judged on their own merits”
The Oliver Twins, creative forces behind the Dizzy series and recent Dizzy Returns Kickstarter effort, have addressed criticism directed at projects launched by ‘established’ game developers.
Credits, Cobras and Crowd-Funding: David Braben tells us about Elite: Dangerous
At the time of writing, Frontier Developments’ attempt to Kickstart a new entry in the venerable and classic Elite series is heading towards £600,000 GBP of a £1.25 million GBP target.
Slam jam: Barkley 2 reaches Kickstarter funding goal in under a day
Everybody get up, it’s time to slam now (again). The Kickstarter campaign for a sequel to 2008’s b-ball RPG Barkley, Shut Up & Jam: Gaiden has surpassed its goal of $35,000 USD in less than 24 hours.
Molyneux muses over follower AI in latest Godus broadcast
What’s going on over at 22Cans today? Well, thanks to the now-daily update from Project Godus we can have a look.
Project Godus explores God-like powers in latest update
One thing Peter Molyneux’s Project Godus can’t be accused of is a lack of updates.
Secure your Cyberdwarf body pillow early in the Barkley 2 Kickstarter
Tales of Game’s Studios has (as foretold by the prophets) launched a suitably extraordinary Kickstarter page in support of Barkley 2, the sequel to 2008’s RPG smash-hit, Barkley, Shut Up & Jam: Gaiden.
Oculus Rift dev kits to begin shipping in March
The virtual reality headset kit, Oculus Rift, raised around ten times the amount it was asking for when the project launched on Kickstarter back in August.
Peter Molyneux revisits his older games in Project Godus video
In a new update to his Project Godus Kickstarter fundraiser, Peter Molyneux has released a video in which he takes a trip through some of his past games and discusses a few of the triumphs and failings of each one.
Q&A with Legend of Dungeon developers RobotLovesKitty
Calvin Goble and Alix Stolzer, the husband and wife team collectively known as RobotLovesKitty, have just launched a Kickstarter campaign to drum up a little extra funding for their latest title, Legend of Dungeon.
Braben demos Elite: Dangerous multiplayer in-game footage
In the latest Kickstarter update from Frontier Developments’ David Braben, he demonstrates some the multiplayer combat which is still very much work in progress.
Star Citizen pledge grace period runs through this weekend as RSI team thanks backers.
If you tuned into the live stream as they reached the Kickstarter goal for Star Citizen, there was continuous concern over whether the Roberts Space Industries site could handle the load.
Molyneux rises again to launch Project GODUS Kickstarter
You may know Peter Molyneux by many names; the driving force behind Bullfrog, the creator of the Fable series, the great deceiver, the almighty turtleneck, that guy who made a game about tapping a cube.
Legend of Dungeon readying Kickstarter campaign and demo (update: now live)
Update: The Kickstarter and demo are now live at the project’s Kickstarter page.
Visa power: Star Citizen raises over $6.0 million USD in funding
Chris Roberts’ Star Citizen has set a new upper barrier for crowd-funding videogames, by hauling in over $6.0 million USD in pledges over the past few weeks.
Realms of Arkania lead launches $1 million ‘Thorvalla’ Kickstarter
Guido Henkel, the lead designer of the Realms of Arkania RPG series and producer of Planescape: Torment at Black Isle, is setting sail on the good ship Kickstarter with a new RPG idea.