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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.

Question of the Week for 6/12/16 – Bloodstained Trailer Opinions

Our weekly dose of hot takes, occasionally well formed opinions, and fevered outbursts is back; yup, it's the Question of the Week!  Although E3 festivities are kicking off...

What Are These… Deals?

Hello beloved readers! Just wanted to give you a heads up about the new 'Deals' category on Cliqist.  In this new section of the site you'll...

What Are These… Ch-ch-ch-ch-Changes?

As I'm sure you've noticed we've gone through some pretty dramatic changes around here.  The most obvious change is the new theme, which is much...
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.

The Kickstarter Videogame Campaign Data Archive (Updated April 6 2016)

Are you a developer, journalist, PR hack, or just a Kickstarter videogame campaign data junkie?  Then welcome!  Cliqist is happy to provide you with some...

Pinstripe Shoots For Kickstarter Backer Updates Record. How Many Is Too...

Have you been following the Pinstripe Kickstarter campaign?  The game looks amazing, the Kickstarter campaign is very well put together, and the original $28,000...
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Jack King-Spooner Discusses Surreal Adventure, Dujanah

Those that backed Jack King-Spooner's 2013 Kickstarter for mellow adventure Beeswing knew that the artiste game developer was planning a new game, but when Jack...

The NES Compendium and a Beautiful Head of Hair Hit Kickstarter

Dylan Cornelius’ beautiful head of hair, as well as everything attached to it, has launched a Kickstarter to raise the $20,000 to cover the...

Jeremy Hogan Discusses Kipling Inspired Open-World RPG Kim

Kim is an unusual game for a number of reasons.  Its classic looking cel-shaded graphics, unique setting, and Rudyard Kipling inspiration make for a type of project...
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Sebastian Frank | The Hitler Comedy

Sebastian Frank is a point and click adventure game set between the turn of the 20th century, and the start of World War II....
GODUS is a Kickstarter funded open world god game from Peter Molyneux

Twitter Hacker Dreams of Peter Molyneux Retirement and Godus Cancellation

The sordid tale of Kickstarter success turned videogame pariah Godus appeared to come to a head this afternoon as famed designer Peter Molyneux announced...
Weekly Launchpad is our recap of the previous weeks Kickstarter video game projects.

What Kickstarter Video Game Campaigns Launched Jan 3 – 9

Every week we take a brief look at all of the Kickstarter video game campaigns that launched in the previous week.  This isn't to...
Weekly Launchpad is our recap of the previous weeks Kickstarter video game projects.

What Kickstarter Video Game Campaigns Launched Dec 20 – Jan 2

Every week we take a brief look at all of the Kickstarter video game campaigns that launched in the previous week.  This isn't to...

The Journey East Achieves Flappy Bird Levels of Gaming Sadism

By this time every week I’ve usually posted our recap of recent video game campaigns that launched on Kickstarter, but this week is different. ...
Star Wars Open World RPG

How Long Before This Open World Star Wars RPG Kickstarter is...

For the past week or so I've been in the addictive grip of Just Cause 3.  Flying around a beautiful island country while I...
Weekly Launchpad is our recap of the previous weeks Kickstarter video game projects.

What Kickstarter Video Game Campaigns Launched Dec 20 – 26

Every week we take a brief look at all of the Kickstarter video game campaigns that launched in the previous week.  This isn't to...