Kickstarter Watch: Thea: The Awakening

Kickstarter Watch: Thea: The Awakening

Oct 23, 2014

The shadowy and the Slavic come together in Thea: The Awakening.   Few things in this industry are more exciting than seeing a group of game developers from different projects all come together, to pour all their ideas into a big ol’ melting pot of new-ness. Thea: The Awakening is a product of just such an idea vat, as the protect of people who...

Kickstarter Watch: The Black Glove

Kickstarter Watch: The Black Glove

Oct 20, 2014

The Black Glove combines the atmosphere and showmanship of Bioshock and wears a brand new suit. Irrational Games closing its doors was  big news. Where might any of these people wind up going next, we all wondered? Well, wonder no more. A group of people from the development teams for Bioshock and Bioshock Infinite have come together to give us a new...

Destroy, Rebuild – DisFigured Kickstarter launched

Destroy, Rebuild – DisFigured Kickstarter launched

Oct 16, 2014

Help fund Pixel Start’s new combat rpg with the DisFigured Kickstarter.   Indie developer Pixel Start has launched a Kickstarter for their turn based tactical rpg Disfigured. In DisFigured you play as a series of broken and neglected toys at war fighting for their chance to control their toy box. You play as the Toy Commander leading your army of...

Kickstarter Watch – Impact Winter

Kickstarter Watch – Impact Winter

Oct 10, 2014

My name is Jacob Solomon. And, I am a survivor of the Impact Winter. The Mojo Bones team is running a Kickstarter campaign for a new survival game with an interesting twist. Eight years ago, the Earth was struck by an immense asteroid. Apart from the initial destruction of such a huge object striking in Manitoba, Canada, the debris from the impact occluded the...

Kickstarter Watch: Voxelfield: DESTROY EVERYTHING!

Kickstarter Watch: Voxelfield: DESTROY EVERYTHING!

Oct 9, 2014

It’s no small secret that I love Dota, and MOBAs in general. I have over 1,500 hours clocked in League of Legend, almost a thousand in Heroes of Newerth, and over 2,000 total in Dota 2. What makes these games so invariably attractive is that they’re static. The map never changes, and knowing the inner machinations thereof is a big step; you also...

Kickstarter Watch: Elegy For a Dead World

Kickstarter Watch: Elegy For a Dead World

Oct 2, 2014

I am the sole survivor to pass through the gates, but my mission is intact. I must write the Elegy For a Dead World. You are alone on a world that once teemed with life. The signs are everywhere: statues to their gods, structures in ruins, discarded tools. But no bodies. No thinking life. Nothing but echoes. You will be the voice for these fallen worlds and...