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Greg Micek has been writing on and off about games since the late nineties, always with a focus on indie games. He started DIYGames.com in 2000, which was one of the earliest gaming sites to focus exclusively on indie games.

Lobster’s Analysis: The Struggles of Ashes of Creation, Antigraviator, and More

Lobster, otherwise known as Ian Kragh, is one of the most prolific miners of Kickstarter video game data around.  Read almost any Kickstarter thread...

Gamedev Isn’t Hard, Just Convince Someone to Give You $500

William Lawther of OdinWorks Gaming Studio has figured out the secret to game development. Not only has he discovered that “Gaming Development isn't extremely risky,”...

Kickstarter Videogame Launch Window : March – May 2017

Here is a new table showing the Kickstarter videogame launch window covering March to May 2017.  When should, and shouldn't, you launch your videogame...

Lobster’s Kickstarter Video Game Analysis: February 21st 2017

Lobster, otherwise known as Ian Kragh, is one of the most prolific miners of Kickstarter video game data around.  Read almost any Kickstarter thread...

Types of Mobile Casino Games

In the many genres of gaming that are out there, mobile casino games is an umbrella term that covers a lot of them. In...

It’s Thanksgiving, Let’s do This Instead of Backing Projects

As I’m sure you know today is Thanksgiving is the US.  It’s a day of for giving thanks for what we have, spending time...

Play To Win With Crowdfunded Casinos

Digital casinos have been growing in popularity over the years, and it's not hard to see why. The lure of easy money and convenience...

Will Psychonauts and Fig Change the Face of Crowdfunding?

Our weekly dose of hot takes, occasionally well formed opinions, and fevered outbursts is back.  Yup, it's time for the Question of the Week!  This week we're talking...
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Is the OTON X Console a Scam?

Our weekly dose of hot takes, occasionally well formed opinions, and fevered outbursts is back.  Yup, it's time for the Question of the Week!  This week we're talking...

How Should Game Developers Handle Failed Kickstarters?

Our weekly dose of hot takes, occasionally well formed opinions, and fevered outbursts is back.  Yup, it's time for the Question of the Week!  This week our question...
Kickstarter is a crowdfunding platform where people can donate money in order to help make video games get made. This is the story of 5 of the most terrifying video game Kickstarters.

What Should You Keep In Mind Before Backing a Game on...

Our weekly dose of hot takes, occasionally well formed opinions, and fevered outbursts is back.  Yup, it's time for the Question of the Week!  This week our question...

What Are Your Kickstarter Videogame Regrets?

Our weekly dose of hot takes, occasionally well formed opinions, and fevered outbursts is back.  Yup, it's time for the Question of the Week!  This week our question...

What’s Your Kickstarter Video Game Pet Peeve?

Our weekly dose of hot takes, occasionally well formed opinions, and fevered outbursts is back.  Yup, it's time for the Question of the Week!  This week our question...

Should Kickstarter Allow Explicit Videogame Content?

Our weekly dose of hot takes, occasionally well formed opinions, and fevered outbursts is back; yup, it's the Question of the Week!  This week it's all about porn....

Do Big Name Developers or Games Belong on Kickstarter?

Our weekly dose of hot takes, occasionally well formed opinions, and fevered outbursts is back; yup, it's the Question of the Week!  This week it's all about the...

Cliqist & OnlySP Join Forces to Launch MPFocus.com

Did you know that there are games that aren't crowdfunded?  I know, it's hard to believe, but there's a whole world of games out...