This Chinese Knockoff System Is Surprisingly Brazen image
The Chinese version of Kickstarter has an awfully strange surprise waiting for visitors who go to check it out. GameSpot reports a console called "Ouye" is being advertised there, and it appears extremely familiar.
Brittany Vincent 2015-08-17
New Game Allows Players To Shoot Babies image
PaciFire is a game where you shoot babies. No, you don't have a gun that shoots out babies. You don't take photos of babies. Wow, that'd be boring. It's a game where you play as a baby but are also a baby.
Brittany Vincent 2015-08-13
How Shenmue 3 Is Already Breaking Records  image
Yu Suzuki's Shenmue 3 has just managed to break a record, becoming the highest crowd funded video game on the Kickstarter platform. The game has accrued more than $5,553,470, just beating out Koji Igarashi's igavania crowd-funding campaign for his spiritual successor to Castlevania called Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night.
William Usher 2015-07-17
Why This School In China Donated $20,000 To Shenmue 3's Kickstarter  image
Two brothers who started a school program in China to help teach rural kids English have donated $20,000 to Shenmue 3's Kickstarter.
William Usher 2015-07-06
Mighty No. 9 Developer Announces RED ASH image
Comcept USA, the developers of Mighty No. 9, have a new game on the way. RED ASH is described as an open-world anime game.
Pete Haas 2015-07-05
Shenmue 3 Kickstarter Goal Reached Almost Instantly image
One of the most shocking announcements from Sony's E3 press conference was Shenmue 3, the long-awaited continuation of the action RPG series. Fans were so excited by the news that they've already donated the $2 million needed for the Kickstarter campaign.
Pete Haas 2015-06-16
Smite Developer Creates Kickstarter Campaign To Mock Crowdfunding image
Kickstarters are risky business these days. For any kind of creative venture it means the creator is putting their idea on the line where other publishers have refused to fund or invest in the product. Hi-Rez Studios, the developers behind the MOBA Smite, took a poke at the Kickstarter culture with a mock campaign of their own.
William Usher 2015-06-10
Castlevania: Symphony of the Night Director Reveals His Next Game image
Koji Igarashi, co-director of Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, will be heading into very familiar territory with his next game. Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night is a "gothic, exploration-focused action platformer" coming to PS4, Xbox One and PC.
Pete Haas 2015-05-11
Yooka-Laylee Is Banjo-Kazooie's Spiritual Successor image
Harkening back to the days when platforming games were king, Yooka-Laylee has arrived to remind gamers what the glory days of the mascot-driven adventure was all about. It’s on Kickstarter, it’s already blown past its first handful of goals, and it also happens to be the spiritual successor to an old-school genre great, Banjo-Kazooie.
Ryan Winslett 2015-05-01
ZRRO: What It Is And What You Need To Know image
We've had a number of new consoles arrive during this generation that take a different approach to gaming than in past generations. Some of the new-gen consoles in this era are focused around mobile games. In fact, the latest console is called ZRRO and you may not have heard about it until today.
William Usher 2015-03-30
Toejam And Earl's New Game Hits Kickstarter Goal image
Humanature Studios has successfully managed to hit their Kickstarter goal with Toejam & Earl. The game is due for release on PC with a few extra stretch goals hit, including additional playable characters.
William Usher 2015-03-28
Kickstarter RPG Pillars Of Eternity Has Gone Gold, Expansion Pack Already In The Works image
Obsidian Entertainment announced today that their crowd-funded RPG Pillars Of Eternity has gone gold. Now that the base game is finished and ready for launch, they're planning to build an expansion pack for the game.
Pete Haas 2015-03-17
Descent Sequel Hits Kickstarter After 16 Years  image
Eric “Wingman” Peterson is back and he's bringing a group of veteran space sim developers with him. Why is Peterson back? Well, because he's working on a brand new Descent game using today's software technology.
William Usher 2015-03-16
Underworld Ascendant Crosses $650K Kickstarter Goal image
Middle-aged gamers, rejoice! After nearly two decades in oblivion, one of gaming's most influential franchises is officially coming out of retirement. With nearly a week left on its KickStarter Campaign, Underworld Ascendant has passed its $600,000 goal.
Josh Engen 2015-03-01
Toejam and Earl: Back in the Groove Announced  image
After hinting that a new Toejam & Earl game was on the way, it appears as if a new Toejam & Earl game is actually coming... courtesy of Kickstarter. The pitch video was recently put up and the game is already well on its way toward its funding goal.
William Usher 2015-02-26
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