Tag archive for "KickStarter"

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System Shock Remastered Launching Kickstarter Campaign in June

While last year fans of the cult classic System Shock series were treated to the announcement of a third entry in the series, while developer Night Dive Studios is also planning a fully-remastered version of the original ...Read More

on May 16, 2016 7:37 AM
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Dark Souls Board Games Passes £3 Million in Funding, Nears £3.5 Million in Final Hours

Remember that Dark Souls Board Game that passed £70,000 in funding within just three minutes? Well, funding has just passed £3 million with just hours to left to go. Remember the project only asked for $70,000 in ...Read More

on May 16, 2016 6:56 AM
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Dark Souls Board Game by Steamforged Launching via Kickstarter Later this April

Steamforged Games has announced that they will be working with publisher Bandai Namco Entertainment to create a board game based on the Dark Souls universe. ...Read More

on April 9, 2016 2:55 PM
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Rhythm-Tower Defense Game LOUD on Planet X Dated for PC/PS4

Those keeping abreast of the indie or Kickstarter scene may have heard of LOUD on Planet X. The game, developed by Canadian indie studio Pop Sandbox, hopes to merge the rhythm and tower defense genre, tasking players ...Read More

on April 4, 2016 2:15 PM
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Harmonix Hoping to Release Amplitude on PlayStation 3 in Early April

In an update on their Kickstarter page, Harmonix has announced they have submitted Amplitude on PlayStation 3 to Sony for certification. Once that process completes they hope to release the game in early April, though are not ...Read More

on March 12, 2016 2:18 PM
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Catlateral Damage Brings Feline Mayhem to PS4 on March 22nd

You may or may not have heard of Catlateral Damage. Originally a game-jam-gone-Kickstarter-project by developer Fire Hose Games, the game takes place behind the eyes of a house cat with one simple mission: destroy your human's things. ...Read More

on March 11, 2016 1:13 PM
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Knights and Bikes Taking a Ride to PlayStation; PS4 Version Added to Kickstarter Campaign

Coming from the pedigree of developers that previously worked on franchises like Ratchet & Clank and LittleBigPlanet, the independently-developed adventure title Knights and Bikes will be taking a trip to the PS4 as one stop on its ...Read More

on February 11, 2016 1:09 PM
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World War II First Person Shooter Battalion 1944 Successfully Funded in Three Days on Kickstarter

The Kickstarter for Battalion 1944 has been funded in less than three days. Their Kickstarter went live Tuesday, February 2, 2016, with a goal of $142,577. As of now, they have surpassed that goal and are sitting ...Read More

on February 6, 2016 6:00 PM
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Former Insomniac, Media Molecule Developers Launch Kickstarter Campaign for First Title, Knights and Bikes

Coming from the pedigree of previously working on Sony-centric titles such as LittleBigPlanetTearaway, and Ratchet & Clank, former designers from those titles now in their own studio, called Foam Sword Games, have banded together and launched ...Read More

on February 2, 2016 10:56 AM
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Kickstarter Project Mighty No. 9 Delayed Again Two Weeks Before Release Date

Mighty No. 9 has quite the tumultuous life cycle. The game began its existence as one of the most ambitious Kickstarter campaigns for a game we'd ever seen, headed by Mega Man producer Keiji Inafune. The gameplay ...Read More

on January 25, 2016 8:26 AM
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Harmonix Offers Advice on Redeeming Kickstarter Backer Codes for Amplitude

For those who may be missing their free copy of Amplitude or have an invalid code, Harmonix is asking you to search spam and junk folders for an email from support@s.backerkit.com. For European users it ...Read More

on January 10, 2016 1:37 PM
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Star Wars Open World RPG’s Kickstarter Campaign Canceled After Gathering $18,000 In Pledges

A few days ago, a crowdfunding campaign for a "Star Wars Open World RPG" was launched on Kickstarter. The project seemed naive and pretty comical to many, looking like the dream of a starry-eyed fan. ...Read More

on January 8, 2016 4:33 AM
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Hilarious Kickstarter For “Star Wars Open World RPG” Launched, Asks $200,000

There are times in which Kickstarter gives birth to awesome projects, and there are times in which it displays some rather hilarious examples of naivety, like the project that asked for $20,000 to smash a 20th Anniversary ...Read More

on January 5, 2016 3:43 PM
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Virtual Reality Game XING: The Land Beyond Coming to PS4 and PlayStation Experience

XING: The Land Beyond the Kickstarted, afterlife-centered, first-person puzzle game from White Lotus Interactive will be making its way to PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Experience. According to a recent blog post on XING's development blog, Sony has ...Read More

on November 29, 2015 3:21 PM
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Friday the 13th: The Game Gets Pre-Alpha Footage

Friday the 13th: The Game‘s Kickstarter campaign was relatively successful, surpassing its $700,000 goal and reaching $823,704 in total. ...Read More

on November 16, 2015 9:56 AM
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Allison Road Leaves Kickstarter; Team17 Will Handle Publishing

Allison Road, the first-person horror experience which people see as the spiritual replacement of the cancelled P.T. and Silent Hills games, is ditching Kickstarter. ...Read More

on October 12, 2015 3:03 PM
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Allison Road Promises True Horror in New Kickstarter Campaign

Allison Road is a first-person horror game in the vein of the late P.T. that hit PlayStation 4 last year. The game was unveiled earlier this year with some prototype gameplay that showed off the beauty ...Read More

on September 22, 2015 9:35 AM
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Battletech Will Be Coming to Kickstarter Later This Month

Harebrained Schemes, developer of Shadowrun Returns, announced today on their official Tumblr blog that Battletech will be coming to Kickstarter on September 29th. ...Read More

on September 17, 2015 4:40 PM
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Saber Rider and the Star Sheriffs Kickstarter Adds Sega Dreamcast Stretch Goal

Based on a 1989 cartoon that followed in the footsteps of Voltron, Power Rangers, and countless other animated tv shows, Saber Rider and the Star Sheriffs may get a video game adaptation if their Kickstarter is a ...Read More

on September 6, 2015 2:49 PM
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Keiji Inafune’s Red Ash Kickstarter Campaign Ends; Misses Funding Goal But Still Being Published

As commonly seen through the likes of Kickstarter, not all crowdfunding projects necessarily reach a happy ending, though Keiji Inafune's in-development project Red Ash may be setting a new precedent with the game still being published despite ...Read More

on August 4, 2015 8:05 AM
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Tangiers Brings Cassette Tape-Headed Monsters to Steam This November

Tangiers was a Kickstarter that raised over £42 back in August of 2013. Now, Andalusian Games has announced a beta beginning on September 3, 2015 and a final release on November 26, 2015 for Steam across Windows, ...Read More

on August 2, 2015 1:59 PM
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Superhot Beta Released to Kickstarter Backers, New Trailer Shows Off Gameplay

Superhot was a Kickstarter from June of 2014 that successfully raised $250,000 to fund a time dilation shooter, where the world stops when you stop, and time only progresses when you move. A beta version has been ...Read More

on August 2, 2015 1:00 PM
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Double Fine Is on Track to Break Even With Broken Age According to Tim Schafer

In the most recent developer diary from Double Fine, Tim Schafer admits that Broken Age became much more expensive than the original $3.3 million the team raised on Kickstarter. Because of this, Broken Age was broken ...Read More

on July 18, 2015 2:37 PM
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Shenmue 3 Kickstarter Already Hits $699,000

Earlier today at Sony's E3 press conference, Yu Suzuki announced the revival of the long-awaited Shenmue franchise and its crowd-funded project via Kickstarter by showing a brief video to fans and the goal to make this a ...Read More

on June 15, 2015 10:53 PM
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Shenmue 3 Kickstarter Campaign Announced at E3

Yu Suzuki took the stage at E3 to announce a Kickstarter campaign for Shenmue 3 -- the sequel to the much beloved franchise that appeared on Sega's Dreamcast two generations ago. ...Read More

on June 15, 2015 9:59 PM
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Secret of Mana Composer Creates Main Theme for Kickstarter Indie Title Unraveled

Legendary Secret of Mana composer, Hiroki Kikuta, composed the main theme for the RPG Kickstarter title Unraveled: Tale of the Shipbreaker's Daughter. ...Read More

on May 18, 2015 7:17 PM
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Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Kickstarter Surpasses $2 Million in Funding

Already a phenomenal success, Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night has now surpassed $2 million in funding. With 28 more days to go, that number can only go higher. After meeting the goal of $500,000 in the first ...Read More

on May 15, 2015 12:38 PM
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Edge of Eternity Releases New Screenshots Showing Progress

Edge of Eternity was a successfully Kickstarted JRPG that pays tribute to Final Fantasy VII and features an open world with quests to complete and monsters to kill. The developers are so dedicated to the Final Fantasy ...Read More

on May 10, 2015 3:58 PM
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Playtonic’s Kickstarter Project Yooka-Laylee to Launch Day One on All Major Consoles and PC

Thanks to the tremendous success of Yooka-Laylee's Kickstarter, the title will release on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Wii U, Windows, Mac, and Linux on the same day. Initially the plan was to release on all of the ...Read More

on May 2, 2015 12:27 PM
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Mighty No. 9 English Voice Cast Revealed, New Video Features Sneak-Peak of Voice-Acting

The latest update from the official Mighty No. 9 site revealed quite a bit of news including the English voice cast for the game, which came from a vote a few months ago asking backers whether they ...Read More

on April 13, 2015 8:02 PM