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Gary Alexander Stott

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Gary Alexander Stott is a handsome young writer from Scotland absolutely brimming with talent, who feels his best feature is his modesty. When it comes to overthinking narrative and storytelling in games, his otherwise useless degree in English with Creative Writing comes in very handy indeed.
CivCraft

CivCraft No More, Becomes Legends of Ellaria

CivCraft - Legends of Ellaria will now be known simply as Legends of Ellaria, according to an update on the game's official Kickstarter page....
Fire With Firevideo

Fire With Fire Heads to Early Access with Hot New Trailer

Eco-warriors, unite! Fire With Fire, the online tower defense game with an environmentally-aware twist is coming to early access on Steam & Razer Forge...
The Last Time

The Last Time Shows Backers Some Sweet Love

Now this is how you do it. The Last Time (you know, that point & click narrative game inspired by Quantic Dream and Telltale?)...
Quern

Quern Updates Backers with Very Gray Gameplay Footage

Here's an interesting one. Quern - Undying Thoughts, the Myst-inspired first-person puzzler successfully funded through Kickstarter, has posted an update to its backers. The...
Hyper Light Drifter

Celebrating the End of Hyper Light Drifter’s Kickstarter Journey

It's been a long journey, but Hyper Light Drifter is finally nearing its March 31st release date. Launched in September 2013, the game found...

Tron Meets Battlezone in Solid Looking Sequel, Tank Universal 2

2008's Tron/Battlezone-inspired Tank Universal is getting a direct sequel, which developer Phil Jones hopes to fund through the Kickstarter community. Tank Universal was a perfectly...
Halcyon 6: Starbase Commander

Halcyon 6 Adds Ground Combat, Looking Better Than Ever

It's been a while since we covered Halcyon 6: Starbase Commander at Cliqist. Let's change that, shall we? First, a primer for the uninitiated: Halycon...
Outpost 13 is a horror adventure inspired by many movies, including The Thing, and it's on Kickstarter

Outpost 13’s Second Act Delayed…for Some Reason

There's something almost cheeky about Outpost 13's latest update, which I absolutely adore, but for all the wrong reasons. Just read this: Spring Is Here!!!  Thank...
Lioness

Lioness Kickstarter Breaks 2 Years of Silence With News of Dev...

It's been two years - two years - since Lioness updated its Kickstarter backers. To put that into perspective, that's a radio silence covering 2,255...

Don’t Starve Meets Borderlands: Lux Arrives on Kickstarter

There's a certain irony behind developer Chimera Company's name of choice, given that their latest Kickstarter project is clearly a hybrid of popular games...
BEDLAM

Are Backers Pleased with the Skyshine’s BEDLAM Overhaul?

The huge REDUX! update for BEDLAM (the post-apocalyptic roguelike strategy by Skyshine Games) is now live, and seeks to address player concerns that were...
One Tower

One Tower, Many MOBAs

I'll be the first to admit that I know next to nothing about MOBAs. The Massive Online Battle Arena genre (okay, I know some...

Checking in on the Next Big Dreamcast Game, Alice Dreams Tournament

Yes, you read that correctly. If you follow the crowdfunded gaming scene at all, you've no doubt heard of Alice Dreams Tournament, a successful...
Old School Musical

Old School Musical Dancing Towards Kickstarter

Heads up: new rhythm game incoming! Old School Musical is heading to Kickstarter. The game's official website describes it thus: "Old School Musical is retro rhythm...

Darkfield VR Returns from the Deep

In the project's first update since August last year, Darkfield VR has resurfaced with new information. Shall we unpack? The important takeaways are this: a new version...

Hackers Versus Banksters Pits the Little Guys Against Big Banking

We see a lot of visual novels in the crowdfunding scene. Many, if not most of them, are romantically-themed. That's actually kind of strange,...