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Join the Star Citizen live cast as they countdown to Kickstarter conclusion

Star Citizen has managed to raise over $5 million in crowd funding and they are on the final countdown to the end of the Kickstarter project in just over 12 hours time.

By Paul Younger | 19 Nov 2012 | Comments Off on Join the Star Citizen live cast as they countdown to Kickstarter conclusion

Star Citizen reaches $4 million in funding – Extra “subscription” rewards unveiled

In the early hours of Saturday morning UK time, Chris Roberts’ Star Citizen managed to reach the $4 million in crowd funding, with over $1.5 million coming in from Kickstarter with around 40 hours still to go.

By Paul Younger | 18 Nov 2012 | Comments Off on Star Citizen reaches $4 million in funding – Extra “subscription” rewards unveiled

LA Game Space is the place for Indies if you back this Kickstarter

A group of Indie developers with a taste for the entrepreneurial want to purchase and refit an LA warehouse as an ‘LA Game Space’, complete with resident artists, exhibition space, workshops and lectures.

By Peter Parrish | 16 Nov 2012 | Comments Off on LA Game Space is the place for Indies if you back this Kickstarter

Star Citizen reaches $3.5 million and unlocks more features

The Star Citizen crowd funding campaign continues to gather pace today as it reaches the milestone of raising $3.5 million which has unlocked more content.

By Paul Younger | 14 Nov 2012 | Comments Off on Star Citizen reaches $3.5 million and unlocks more features

Star Citizen AI and final Kickstarter push videos released

Chris Roberts has released two new videos for Star Citizen which should get you even more excited for the game than you probably already are.

By Paul Younger | 13 Nov 2012 | Comments Off on Star Citizen AI and final Kickstarter push videos released

Braben releases Elite: Dangerous video and concept art on Kickstarter

When David Braben announced the Elite: Dangerous project on Kickstarter it seemed odd that the project was missing a video, shots or art.

By Paul Younger | 9 Nov 2012 | Comments Off on Braben releases Elite: Dangerous video and concept art on Kickstarter

Star Citizen crowd funding Surpasses $3 million mark

Today Chris Roberts’ new space sim Star Citizen has surpassed the $3 million mark in crowd funding and is well on its way to hitting $4 million in funds.

By Paul Younger | 9 Nov 2012 | Comments Off on Star Citizen crowd funding Surpasses $3 million mark

Divine Space releases high concept essay as press release

Let’s open this news post up with the admission that I really have no idea what Divine Space is about.

By Peter Parrish | 6 Nov 2012 | Comments Off on Divine Space releases high concept essay as press release

Project Gorgon MMORPG Kickstarter goes for final push

The indie MMORPG Project Gorgon, which is attempting to raise $55.000 to improve the game’s art, is just over a day away from the Kickstarter project completion date.

By Paul Younger | 2 Nov 2012 | Comments Off on Project Gorgon MMORPG Kickstarter goes for final push

Sequel to The Ship needs a Kickstarter to help cast off

Blazing Griffin want to make a steampunk-themed, alternative reality sequel to The Ship.

By Peter Parrish | 1 Nov 2012 | Comments Off on Sequel to The Ship needs a Kickstarter to help cast off

Casual Brothers unleash farting Orcs on Kickstarter

It hasn’t taken long for games to pop up on the newly-launched UK version of Kickstarter.

By Peter Parrish | 31 Oct 2012 | Comments Off on Casual Brothers unleash farting Orcs on Kickstarter

Kickstarter launches in the UK

One of the major drawbacks of Kickstarter was the fact that you had to be a US based company to benefit from the crowd funding service.

By Paul Younger | 31 Oct 2012 | 1

Refract Studios shares pre-alpha footage of Distance

Refract Studios, the people behind Nitronic Rush, are working on a new racing title called Distance.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2012 | 1

Star Citizen reaches funding goal of $2 million USD

Yesterday, Chris Roberts’ proposed space sim for the PC raised $500,000 USD through its recently-launched Kickstarter campaign.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Oct 2012 | Comments Off on Star Citizen reaches funding goal of $2 million USD

Star Citizen reaches Kickstarter goal, closes in on overall funding

Chris Roberts’ proposed space sim, Star Citizen, has had an unusual approach to crowd-funding.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Oct 2012 | Comments Off on Star Citizen reaches Kickstarter goal, closes in on overall funding

IncGamers Podcast/Vidcast #88

The podcast team returns from an extended summer break, ready to delve into a deluge of Kickstarter projects that have dominated the news cycle of late.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Oct 2012 | 7

Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams wants to flip your worldview [Video]

Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams has quite a development history. Back in the 1980s, Great Giana Sisters was little more than a Mario knock-off for the Commodore 64, to the extent that it drew legal attention from Nintendo.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Oct 2012 | Comments Off on Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams wants to flip your worldview [Video]

Brathwaite and Hall cancel ‘old school RPG’ Kickstarter

Brenda Braithwaite and Tom Hall have called a temporary halt to their project to raise money for an ‘old school RPG’ title.

By Peter Parrish | 22 Oct 2012 | 2