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Joanna Mueller is a lifelong gamer who used to insist on having the Super Mario Bros manual read to her as a bedtime story. Now she's reading Minecraft books to her own kiddo while finally making use of her degree to write about games.

Bear Simulator Developer Returns After PewDiePie Drama

Despite delivering exactly what was promised in the Kickstarter, Bear Simulator Developer, Farjay Studios, managed to get a scathing review from Youtube icon PewDiePie. Perhaps expecting...

Unsung Story Back In Development, Still Nothing To Show For It

When Playdek raised $660,126 back in 2014 for their Tactical RPG, Unsung Story, they didn't really have much to show to potential backers. The "trailer" on the...
Friday the 13th: The Game

Stalk Defenseless Friday the 13th Dev Team at Pax East

Gun Media and Illfonic just released a meaty update to their slasher fest revival, Friday the 13th over on Kickstarter. If you haven't been keeping...
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Old School Tactical RPG Becomes New Again in Arcadian Atlas

Twin Otter Studios' has set some ambitious goals with their Kickstarter for Arcadian Atlas. Artistically it looks like a spiritual successor to successful JRPG's of yesteryear...
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Bring All Your Friends and Die Together in The Wild Eight

Want to play survival games, but too afraid to go it alone? Developer, 8 Points, new Kickstarter project, The Wild Eight, lets you bring...

Destroy the 4th Wall in Gibbous – A Cthulhu Adventure

If you're looking for a modern point and click adventure with the potential for serious comedic chops, then the Kickstarter for Gibbous - A...

Cthulhu Themed That Which Sleeps Shows Progress, With No Release In...

Fans are still eagerly awaiting King Dinosaur Games' turn-based evil simulator, That Which Sleeps. While the devs returned last month and began making weekly...
Pauldron: Shield of the King

Pauldron Development Hits Epic Games Size Snag

The two-man team behind Pauldron Games just added a woman to the mix with their latest update. In the video update, Luke Farinella apologizes...

Infamously Unreleased Socks The Cat Game Based on Clinton Pet Coming...

Way back in the long-ago yesteryear of 1993, Japanese game publisher, Kaneko obtained the rights to create a video game based on the presidential...
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Monstrous Lovers Promises Hot Guy on Monster Action

Rather than wow with gameplay, visual novels strive to let players have a quiet moment to live out a fantasy scenario. If that fantasy...

Shroud of the Avatar Gives Backers a World for Digital Goods,...

Illustrious Ultima creator, Richard “Lord British” Garriott's celebrated return to the fantasy role playing genre has suffered greatly from setbacks and miserly money grabs....

3 1/2 Years After $187k Kickstarter, Limit Theory Tests the Limits...

Space is big, like really big, and Limit Theory planned to procedurally generate all of it. Developer, Josh Parnell, received $187,865 to fund his infinite...

Finding The Time, Misses The Mark

For a game that claims to be an interactive fiction story about romance and intimacy, Finding the Time seems to fall flat on both....

Dominate On The Micro Level In CURE

Pathogen-based strategy games are an interesting beast. They can look bland and are constantly threatening to teach you things, but there is still something...

Kickstarter Funded MMO City of Titans Shows Slow and Steady Progress

A crowdfunded MMORPG is a bit like a unicorn. Everyone has heard of one, but nobody really expects to see one in the wild....

Dysis Dev Disappears With Over $27,522 In Kickstarter Cash and No...

Robotic real-time strategy game Dysis was funded back in November 2012. The trailer and promise of a working prototype in time for Christmas must...