ANNOUNCEMENT 23 Mar 2017 by L Coulsen

All Walls Must Fall: When Rhythm Meets Tactics

Well this is an interesting one, currently sitting on Kickstarter asking for a ludicrously small €15,000, All Walls Must Fall is an isometric, real time strategy game about time travel and...music?! Yeah, seriously. Gameplay takes place in time with thumping, techno beats and more fluorescent lighting than even the most dour faced Goth poser could…
ANNOUNCEMENT 18 Mar 2017 by Stephen Haselden

Wartile, Strategic Encounters in Early Access

Wartile has just been released on Early Access. This re-imagining of D&D, aims to bring all the detail and strategy of your favourite dice driven adventures, up to speed with modern inventions. Surprisingly, instead of being a turn based game, Wartile is “phase” based, with a timer that constantly ticks down phases of the game, and…
ANNOUNCEMENT 08 Mar 2017 by L Coulsen

The Banner Saga 3 Sees The Return of Ubin

That's right, in a move that surprised absolutely no-one, the Dredge will have their butts handed to them in the successfully Kickstarted Banner Saga 3...by Ubin the Scrivener! Asking for a paltry $200k, because they probably already had all the money they needed from the rather profitable first and second games. Stoic hit their funding goal…
ANNOUNCEMENT 07 Mar 2017 by Stephen Haselden

Abatron Unleashed on Early Access This Friday

The developers at W3 studios are set to unleash Abatron on Steam Early Access on the 10th of March. Abatron is a hybrid RTS/FPS title, which happens to also be a hybrid Sci Fi/fantasy game too. Despite setbacks last year when it failed to reach its Kickstarter goal, the developers at W3 plowed on passionately with the…
NEWS 26 Jan 2017 by David Pink

Legrand Legacy’s Rebooted Kickstarter Almost at Goal

Back in November, SEMISOFT’s tactical turn-based JRPG, Legrand Legacy, had their Kickstarter see a few bumps along the way during its first campaign, slowly growing in funding as it tried to reach the initial goal of £85,000. Even though things weren’t looking to good during its final days on Kickstarter, Legrand Legacy’s leading game designer,…
ANNOUNCEMENT 26 Jan 2017 by Lee Braden

Apocalypse Now: The Game Kickstarter Campaign

In probably the weirdest game adaptation of a movie I will write about, the classic film Apocalypse Now is being made into a game. One of the few films that delves into how “War is War and Hell is Hell, and of the two, War is worse”, Apocalypse Now is more remembered for scenes such…
NEWS 24 Jan 2017 by L Coulsen

The Banner Saga Returns to Kickstarter

Marking the beginning of the end, in a good way, for the Kickstarter success story that is The Banner Saga, Stoic are bringing things full circle to cap off the trilogy with a Kickstarter campaign for The Banner Saga 3. Though reporting strong support from their publisher, Versus Evil, and strong sales of both the…
ANNOUNCEMENT 19 Jan 2017 by J. A. Kinghorn

Beautiful Desolution Kickstarts Soon

Mysterious trailers have popped up recently to tease a new game from the people behind STASIS. The clips feature lovingly rendered views of a post-apocalyptic world, home to flora and fauna just a little bit different to how we know them here on Earth. Like the developer’s previous work, the game features an isometric view, but…
ANNOUNCEMENT 17 Jan 2017 by Kyle Johnson

The Creators of Jotun are Back with Sundered

The latest effort from Thunder Lotus Games steps away from the Norse mythology of Jotun and moves into the realm of madness in Sundered. Using Kickstarter yet again, with a modest $25,000 CAD goal (already surpassed as of writing), Sundered will continue the beautiful hand-drawn art style present in Jotun, though it will move from the…
ANNOUNCEMENT 22 Dec 2016 by Stephen Haselden

The Inevitable Game Development of MyWorld’s Kickstarter

With the growth in popularity of indie games, and the ease (and apparent lucrativeness) of placing games on Steam, game creation software has become a growing and competitive market. After sixteen years in the business of selling game creation software, the development team known as The Game Creators, began last year, tackling the Steam market in…
ANNOUNCEMENT 21 Dec 2016 by Stephen Haselden

AI War 2 Doubles Its Kickstarter Funding Target

Just a brief update, AI War 2 finished its Kickstarter campaign on Monday. In a final sprint to the end, pledges jumped a further $10k in the last three days of the campaign, bringing total pledges reaching over $97k, nearly double its target of $50k, and just shy of their fourth funding goal: Ancient super weapons…
ANNOUNCEMENT 16 Dec 2016 by Stephen Haselden

Bees, Butter, and AI War 2

“Buttery Smooth and Covered in Bees” is how Chris Park (founder of Arken Games)  describes AI War 2. The video above is somewhat lacking in the usual bombastic light show we’ve grown used to in marketing trailers. Instead, here there's just a whiteboard, Chris, and his infectious enthusiasm for this innovative RTS sequel. Just nine…
ANNOUNCEMENT 30 Nov 2016 by David Pink

Legrand Legacy Kickstarter Call to Arms

A call to arms to all JRPG fans around the world! Legrand Legacy beckons back to the golden years of JRPG gaming, back when such classics as Suikoden, Legend of Dragoon, and the never ending Final Fantasy series were kings. Promises to deliver an experience that will kick your nostalgia into overdrive, hoping to prove…
ANNOUNCEMENT 23 Nov 2016 by David Pink

Outlast 2 Official Adult Diaper Kickstarter…

You might have taken a quick look at the title and instantly started scratching your head, thinking to yourself “this can’t be real…?” like I did, welp it’s real, very real indeed. The silly geese over at Red Barrels have heard the countless pleas from soiled Outlast 2 demo players. Figuratively I would have assumed,…