Posts Tagged kickstarter
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Refract Studios shares pre-alpha footage of Distance
Refract Studios, the people behind Nitronic Rush, are working on a new racing title called Distance.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Development problems leave Haunts in Kickstarter limbo
Haunts: The Manse Macabre was successfully Kickstarted back in July, raising $28,000 USD in development funds.
Star Citizen goes Kickstarter due to massive demand
Chris Roberts’ recently announced space sim Star Citizen has proved so popular with PC gamers wanting to help fund the game that the demand to support it has been crashing the web servers for the Star Citizen site.
Strike Suit Zero initiates Kickstarter campaign
If you’ve been to some of the recent gaming showcases like PAX or the Eurogamer Expo, you may already have caught a glimpse of PC title Strike Suit Zero.
Project: Gorgon seeks $55,000 in Kickstarter funding
Have you ever come across an MMO where growing potatoes can lead to you becoming a geologist?
Obsidian’s Project Eternity breaks Kickstarter funding record
Obsidian’s Project Eternity Kickstarter, launched to raise money for an isometric RPG styled after the Black Isle/Infinity Engine games of yore, has (at the time of writing) comfortably reached $3.6 million USD.
Obsidian shares Project Eternity screenshot, final stretch goals
Project Eternity has cruised to over $2.8 million USD in raised funds, and is now heading towards two freshly announced ‘stretch goals’.
Rovio dude thinks Kickstarter is turning devs into circus performers
The head of Rovio Stockholm, Oskar Burman, has attacked developers that use Kickstarter.