(Literal) Bear Arms: Bear Simulator Attempts a Kickstarter

(Literal) Bear Arms: Bear Simulator Attempts a Kickstarter

Mar 20, 2014

Ever wondered what it would be like to live your life as a bear? Me either. Hell, until last month, I wasn’t even aware that goats were as cool as they are. Thankfully, saving me from my own ignorance, Bear Simulator is in development and on Kickstarter. The image below portrays a bipedal bear with paws outstretched. The Kickstarter page explains this as...

Kickstarter Watch: Spirit

Kickstarter Watch: Spirit

Mar 12, 2014

  Spirit by Holden Boyles Holden Boyles is a prospective filmmaker who has decided to change his aim away from film, and over to games. Once in a while, we need a game that replaces gameplay with narration, and creates an adventure more cinematic than hands-on. Something that simply lets us take a journey. Last year’s Gone Home popularized that...

Kickstarter Watch: LEVEL

Kickstarter Watch: LEVEL

Jan 9, 2014

LEVEL by Mike Stanton/DrMikey Studios Whoa, what’s that? A kickstarter watch that throws a video in your face right off the bat? It must be your lucky day. The good doctor Stanton (not an actual doctor) is more than happy to lay down some of the history and mechanics on his kickstarter project, a clever little puzzle game called LEVEL. Originally...

Kickstarter Watch: Project Nimbus

Kickstarter Watch: Project Nimbus

Dec 22, 2013

  Project Nimbus by KISS ltd. Can we just agree that the giant mech is one of the coolest ideas ever? Like, yeah, regular people are okay, but what about giant mechanical people? With crazy designs and weapons? The mecha genre originated in Japan and is still very prevalent there, but its popularity is a worldwide phenomenon, allowing the inspiration to...

Dex: A Cyberpunk RPG Kickstarter Success

Dex: A Cyberpunk RPG Kickstarter Success

Dec 12, 2013

If our coverage on Radio the Universe tickles your fancy, we now bring you yet another gorgeous indie title over which to salivate profusely. Inspired by Metroid and Castlevania, as well as ’80s cyberpunk games and the books of William Gibson, Dex is a 2D cyberpunk RPG with a unique idea of both dystopia and cyberspace. The above “Harbor...

Kickstarter Watch: Project Sen

Kickstarter Watch: Project Sen

Nov 14, 2013

    Project Sen by Cakemachine Games Remember Skullgirls? I certainly do. I named the game one of my favorites of 2012, as an imaginative, challenging, and artistically inspired 2D fighters. One of the things I noticed most about the game was its absolutely brilliant character design and art direction.What if, I thought, the team responsible for the...