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Posts Tagged kickstarter


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.

6 Nov 2012 | Comments Off

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.

2 Nov 2012 | Comments Off

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.

1 Nov 2012 | Comments 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.

31 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

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.

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.

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.

25 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

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.

24 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

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.

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.

23 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

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.

22 Oct 2012 | 2

Development problems leave Haunts in Kickstarter limbo

Haunts: The Manse Macabre was successfully Kickstarted back in July, raising $28,000 USD in development funds.

19 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Star Citizen goes Kickstarter due to massive demand

Chris Roberts’ ┬árecently announced space sim┬áStar 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.

19 Oct 2012 | 1

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.

18 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

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?

16 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

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.

16 Oct 2012 | 2

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’.

12 Oct 2012 | 3

Rovio dude thinks Kickstarter is turning devs into circus performers

The head of Rovio Stockholm, Oskar Burman, has attacked developers that use Kickstarter.

4 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Anachronox and Wizardry unite for new Kickstarter RPG project

Brenda Brathwaite (Wizardry, D&D) and Tom Hall (Anachronox, Commander Keen) are the latest pair of developers to set up a Kickstarter and ask for your generous pledges.

3 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Obsidian’s Project Eternity passes $2.0 million USD mark

Some form of player housing will be present and correct in Obsidian’s ‘Project Eternity’ RPG when it sees release some time in 2014, as the Kickstarter campaign has now surpassed that $2.0 million USD ‘stretch goal’.

26 Sep 2012 | Comments Off