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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.

Helloooo.. Dr!

Skeletal doctors, radiation, near countless weapon customization. Isn't that why we all got into gaming in the first place?  Even if it wasn't, you...

Battle Isle Is Back

Battle Isle is back!  If there's $75,000 out there it may get even better.  The classic strategy game is looking to return to glory...

Prepare For The Zombies

The zombie apocalypse is inevitable, so you might as well prepare for it.  That's the thinking behind ZPREP, a life gamification app for mobile...

Shantae Racks Up Donations

Wayforward, creators of the recently released Ducktales Remastered, launched a new Kickstarter campaign this week.  This time the title isn't just a fancy remake,...

Dying To Wake Up

It's that time of year again.  The leaves are changing color, there's a chill in the air, and everything seems just a little scarier...

It’s All About Timing, Maverick

Maverick Hunters may contender for worst timing of the year.  This action platformer is described as a spiritual successor to Mega Man X.  Great!...

A Most Unusual Kickstarter

The campaign for Uncle June Balloons is... strange, to say the least.  Maybe it's just the video.  It's well made, which is great, but...

Ambrov X Kicks Off

Whether you look at Loreful's Kickstarter campaign for Ambrov X as a beacon of shimmery sci-fi goodness, or like, a total nerdgasm, is inconsequential.  What...

Learn Mandarin, MMO Style

Zon Labs are looking for $125,000 to help you learn Mandarin.  Their (hopefully) upcoming title, Zon, is based on some existing educational software that...

Don’t Call It Mega Man

Mega Man creator Keiji Inafune has launched a Kickstarter campaign for a totally-not-Mega-Man side scroller.  Titled Mighty No. 9, the game features a child...

War! With North Korea

Looks like it's happened.  We nuked North Korea.  Well, we will if someone can get $5,000 before October 1st. Giminc Development has started a Kickstarter...

Tim Schafer Interview

  Kotaku's Kirk Hamilton has a lengthy interview with crowd funding Godfather Tim Schafer.  Interestingly enough the interview focuses very little on the nitty gritty...

Be Afraid…

Some psychological horror in August, who says it's too early for Halloween?  The folks over at Infinitap Games, creators of the woefully underrated Retro/Grade,...

Wasteland 2 Goes To Prison

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sdmGthYqTbo inXile Entertainment has released a brand new video of their upcoming RPG, Wasteland 2.  Coming in at nearly 20 minutes the video provides an...