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Posts Tagged kickstarter


Obsidian’s ‘Project Eternity’ funded within two days

How do you raise $1.1 million USD in just over 24 hours?

15 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

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.

14 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

2012 dubbed ‘Year of the Game’ by Kickstarter

More money was pledged on Kickstarter for videogames in 2012 than in any other category.

10 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

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.

5 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

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.

4 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

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?

31 Aug 2012 | 2

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.

30 Aug 2012 | 1

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.

1 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

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.

1 Aug 2012 | 1

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.

27 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

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.

25 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast #86

It’s a taut and tight twosome in the Podcast this week, as Peter and Tim roam across a range of subjects that have (mostly) been nibbling tenaciously at the corners of the gaming news.

20 Jul 2012 | 6

Android-based ‘Ouya’ console secures Kickstarter funding

There could be a new entry in the console market in 2013.

10 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

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.

5 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast #69

Join Peter and Tim for an intimate twosome, as Episode 69 gets all sexy for Valentine’s Day.

14 Feb 2012 | 5