Posts Tagged kickstarter
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.
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’.
Obsidian’s ‘Project Eternity’ funded within two days
How do you raise $1.1 million USD in just over 24 hours?
Obsidian reveals Project Eternity
The countdown is up, and Obsidian has pulled back the curtain on a $1.1 million USD Kickstarter to fund Project Eternity, a brand new isometric, party-based fantasy RPG.
2012 dubbed ‘Year of the Game’ by Kickstarter
More money was pledged on Kickstarter for videogames in 2012 than in any other category.
Broken Sword: The Serpent’s Curse hits Kickstarter goal
Charles Cecil and Revolution Software have raised the required $400,000 USD to make Broken Sword: The Serpent’s Curse.
Firefly’s Simon Bradbury: crowdfunding model has “staying power”
While it’s unlikely to topple the traditional videogame publishing model entirely, crowdfunding has undeniably taken off as a viable method of getting your game financed.
Broken Sword: The Serpent’s Curse and the Art of Self-Publishing [Interview]
IG: Did the success of those iOS releases set the foundation for The Serpent’s Curse, or would you have set about making this game regardless?
Kickstarter and similar pose no threat to publishers, says Charles Cecil
Some commentators have said that crowd-funding sources such as Kickstarter marks the beginning of the end for the traditional publisher.
Forge shares alpha gameplay, launches ‘Kick-finish’ campaign [Video]
Dark Vale, developers of Forge, have launched a campaign they’re dubbing a ‘Kick-finish’ to raise additional funding for the game.
Oculus VR Headset Kickstarter begins – Next big thing in gaming?
VR has had a ragged history in gaming; it has never managed to catch on.
Your chance to Kickstart some Ice-Pick Lodge oddness
The wonderful minds at Russian developers Ice-Pick Lodge (Pathologic, The Void and Cargo!) are turning to Kickstarter in an effort to raise $30,000 USD for a short, disturbing title called Knock-knock.
Second Shadowrun Kickstarter announces new payment model
Before Harebrained Schemes launched their $1.8 million USD generating Kickstarter for Shadowrun Returns, Cliffhanger Productions were already working on a title called Shadowrun Online.
Android-based ‘Ouya’ console secures Kickstarter funding
There could be a new entry in the console market in 2013.
IncGamers Podcast #85
Like a digital soup that’s ready to warm your gaming innards, the IncGamers Podcast returns with another palate-pleasing session of discussion, opinions and weak jokes.