Tag archive for "Chris Roberts"

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Star Citizen Passes $148 Million in Crowdfunding; Video and Screenshots Show Beautiful Moons

Star Citizen breaks a new crowdfunding record, as Chris Roberts talks about the philosophy behind it and shares new assets. ...Read More

on April 28, 2017 5:20 PM
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Star Citizen Creators Give New Details on the Upcoming Persistent Universe

Chris Roberts and the Cloud Imperium Team took to YouTube to explain some of the mechanics that will govern the upcoming Star Citizen persistent universe. ...Read More

on January 17, 2017 7:30 PM
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New Star Citizen Gameplay Footage Is Mindblowing; Planetary Exploration, Deserts, Giant Worms and More

Today Chris Roberts' Cloud Imperium Games hosted its presentation at Citizencon, showing off more of Star Citizen, but before we go into the really interesting and spectacular stuff, some news about the upcoming evolution of the project ...Read More

on October 9, 2016 10:38 PM
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Star Citizen’s Single Player Cast Revealed: Includes Gary Oldman, Mark Hamill and More; First Trailer

During CitizenCon 2015 in Manchester, Chris Roberts and Cloud Imperium Games introduced the single player portion of Star Citizen, named Squadron 42, with the presentation of the first members of the cast, which is truly star-spangled. ...Read More

on October 10, 2015 4:42 PM
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Star Citizen’s Fantastic New Screenshots Videos and Renders Introduce New Ships, FPS Module and More

This morning Chris Roberts and his Cloud Imperium Games had a presentation at PAX Australia, where they introduced quite a few new elements to the Star Citizen universe. ...Read More

on November 1, 2014 6:16 PM
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Microsoft Manager: Man Who Pushed Ryse’s Graphics Working on More Xbox One Exclusives; Defends Windows Gaming

Microsoft Games Studios Manager Mike Ybarra has been checking out games lately, including Insomniac's Sunset Overdrive and Platinum Games' Scalebound, and today he shared some interesting information about them, or more precisely on who is working on ...Read More

on August 6, 2014 5:16 PM
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Star Citizen Reaches a Mind Boggling 48 Million in Crowd Funding, New Artwork Unveils the Gladius

It's been almost two years since Star Citizen's crowd funding campaign was launched with a goal of Five Million Dollar. At that time many doubted it would even make it, while veteran Wing Commander fans scrambled to ...Read More

on July 14, 2014 1:43 PM
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Star Citizen’s Arena Commander Released; Gets Fantastic Launch Trailer and Screenshots

At long last those that pledged for Star Citizen will be able to fly in space. Chris Roberts's Cloud Imperium Games just announced that the bugs that delayed the release of the dogfighting module Arena Commander have ...Read More

on June 4, 2014 2:04 AM
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Star Citizen Flies Past $43,000,000 in Unstoppable Crowd Funding Campaign

It was just a matter of time, and today Chris Roberts' Star Citizen passed another milestone, overtaking $43,000,000 in its unstoppable crowd funding campaign, supported by over 440,000 valiant backers. ...Read More

on April 28, 2014 6:20 PM
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Developers Explain That PC Gaming Has Never Been Stronger; 24 Billion Dollars Yearly Revenue Estimated

Yesterday at PAX East an extremely interesting livestreamed panel titled "The (Incredible) Future of PC Gaming" was held, discussing what we can expect from games on PC in the next few years. The speakers were Oculus VR ...Read More

on April 12, 2014 6:10 AM
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Star Citizen Creator Expresses Appreciation for DirecX 12 and Mantle, Doubts on Cloud Rendering

Legendary Wing Commander creator and Star Citizen director Chris Roberts took part in a livestreamed panel at PAX East yesterday about the future of PC gaming, and he offered his opinion on a a couple of hot ...Read More

on April 12, 2014 5:05 AM
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Star Citizen Gets its First Actual Gameplay Footage, and it Looks Absolutely Glorious

Yesterday night legendary Wing Commander creator Chris Roberts and Cloud Imperium Games finally hosted the debut of the Dogfighting Module of Star Citizen during an event in Boston, giving us what's effectively the first real glimpse on ...Read More

on April 11, 2014 8:50 AM
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Star Citizen Gets Awesome Screenshots, Artwork and Videos Showcasing Ships, Damage and More

Star Citizen has already passed $41,300,000 in crowd funding, and no one is stopping that train, but for those that want to see more than just numbers, Cloud Imperium Games released quite a few new assets. ...Read More

on April 5, 2014 4:12 PM
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Star Citizen’s Chris Roberts Shows Pirate Hangar, Answers Questions; Weighs in on Oculus Acquisition

After surpassing the mind-boggling amount of $41 million in crowdfunding Cloud Imperium Games and its Director Chris Roberts are on a roll with interesting Star Citizen news, and today they published two separate videos. ...Read More

on March 31, 2014 6:45 PM
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Star Citizen Flies Past $41,000,000 in Crowd Funding: Gets Procedural Tech to Create Whole Planets

Chris Roberts' Star Citizen has been smashing crowd funding records over and over, and it just overtook the mind-boggling amount of $41 million in pledges, sitting comfortably on $41,002,708 at the moment of this writing. ...Read More

on March 31, 2014 4:03 AM
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Awesome Star Citizen Renders Showcase the Vanduul Scythe, New Footage Shows Impressive Ships

With Star Citizen already half a million past the $40,000,000 goal Cloud Imperium games is releasing new assets for us to enjoy. ...Read More

on March 21, 2014 8:47 PM
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Star Citizen: 674 1080p Screenshots Show All the Ships and What Next-Gen Really Looks Like – Part 2

Chris Roberts’ Star Citizen hit 40 million dollars in crowdfunding last week, but many still don’t realize just how good the game looks. It's one of the few titles currently over the development horizon that fit my ...Read More

on March 18, 2014 9:22 AM
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Star Citizen: 457 1080p Screenshots Show All the Ships and what Next-Gen Really Looks Like – Part 1

Chris Roberts' Star Citizen just hit 40 million dollars in crowdfunding, but many still don't realize just how good the game looks. It's definitely one of the few titles that truly makes me think "next generation." ...Read More

on March 11, 2014 12:06 PM
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Star Citizen Shatters the Mind-Boggling $40,000,000 Crowd Funding Barrier Thanks to 405,289 Backers

If just a year and a half ago, in the October of 2012, I wrote that Star Citizen was set to reach $40,000,000 in crowd funding, you would have probably asked me what kind of fine wine ...Read More

on March 10, 2014 2:10 PM
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Star Citizen Introduces the Mustang and the Javelin Starships as Crowd Funding Reaches $39 Million

Today Cloud Imperium Games Introduced two new playable starships that will be part of the Star Citizen universe. The first is the Mustang, a sleek starter ship that will work as an alternative to the Aurora. The ...Read More

on February 21, 2014 6:42 PM
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Star Citizen Gets Amazing New Renders and Art Showing the Vanduul Ships; $38.5 Million in Sight

Chris Roberts' Star Citizen is pushing steadily towards 38.5 million dollars in crowd funding, currently sitting on $38,472,573, and Cloud Imperium Games released a new batch of beautiful artworks and renders. ...Read More

on February 12, 2014 7:50 PM
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Star Citizen Gets Ultra High Resolution Screenshots and Artwork as Crowd Funding Flies Past 38 Million

Chris Roberts' Star Citizen is continuing its incredible crowd funding maiden flight, with the game sitting comfortably atop $38,230,736 from 385,497 backers, and Cloud Imperium Games released a batch of new artwork to make our mouths water. ...Read More

on February 8, 2014 7:09 PM
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Fantastic Star Citizen Illustrations and Renders Showcase Freelancer and Hangar; 35.5 Million Raised

Chris Roberts' Star Citizen is continuing its crowd funding cavalcade, having just overtaken 35.5 million dollars as I'm writing, and Cloud Imperium Games released some new and beautiful assets to get us more acquainted with the ...Read More

on December 30, 2013 6:05 PM
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Star Citizen Raises a Mind Boggling $35,000,000 in Crowd Funding, Keeps Shattering Records

Star Citizen is continuing to shatter crowd funding records week after week: Chris Roberts' upcoming game just passed the mind boggling amount of 35 million dollars in crowd funding. ...Read More

on December 22, 2013 4:30 PM
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Star Citizen Gets New and Awesome Artwork, Models and Video Showcasing The Weapon Testing Range

Chris Roberts' Star Citizen is continuing it's crowd funding cavalcade, currently sitting at $33,642,845, and Cloud Imperium Games is continuing to sprinkle us with lovely assets and footage to keep us intrigued. ...Read More

on December 2, 2013 5:19 PM
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Star Citizen Keeps Shattering Records: Flies Past $32,000,0000, Raises Two Million in Two Days

Only two days ago we reported about Star Citizen hitting  $30,000,000, but the crowd funding cavalcade shows no signs of slowing down. As a matter of fact, it switched gears the money is rolling in even ...Read More

on November 26, 2013 5:46 PM
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Star Citizen Smashes Another Record, Surpasses $30,000,000 in Crowd Funding, Shows New Art

Chris Roberts' Star Citizen is continuing its unstoppable crowd funding space flight, and it just smashed another barrier, overtaking the mind boggling $30,000,000 mark. It's comfortably sitting at $30,225,951 the moment of this writing. ...Read More

on November 24, 2013 1:41 PM
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Check Out 80 Minutes of Star Citizen Goodness, Including the Premiere of the Hornet’s Trailer

Sitting on an extremely flattering 21 and a half million dollars in crowdfunding pledges, Star Citizen has demonstrated time and time again to be a fan favorite between upcoming games, despite belonging to a genre that some ...Read More

on October 11, 2013 9:33 AM
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Get Your Ship Put Into Star Citizen With “The Next Great Starship” Design Contest

For all you designers, modders, artists and techies out there, Cloud Imperium Games, the designers behind the upcoming and much anticipated Star Citizen game, have just announced "The Next Great Starship" competition, where winning teams can win ...Read More

on October 11, 2013 8:44 AM
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Star Citizen Flies Over $18,000,000 in Pledges, Shows Terra Prime’s Starport with Impressive Video

Chris Roberts' Star Citizen is continuing its crowd funding flight and doesn't show any sign of landing yet, as it just surpassed the mind boggling amount of $18,000,000 in pledges and now holds $18,158,473 in its large ...Read More

on September 7, 2013 11:49 AM