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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.
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...

Question of the Week – Is Everyone Being Too hard on...

Our weekly dose of hot takes, occasionally well formed opinions, and fevered outbursts is back; yup, it's the Question of the Week!  Last week Comcept's much-anticipated Mega Man...

Question of the Week for 6/19/16 – Best & Worst of...

Our weekly dose of hot takes, occasionally well formed opinions, and fevered outbursts is back; yup, it's the Question of the Week!  Last week was E3 so of...

69 Kickstarter Game Deals in GOG’s 2016 Summer Sale

It's that time of year again, summer video game sales!  GOG was first out of the gate with their sale, and they started things...

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...