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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.

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...
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Is Dieselpunk RPG InSomnia’s New Combat Trailer Enough to Save it?

Studio MONO has been hard at work polishing up their dieselpunk RPG InSomnia, but it looks like they are going to need some help...

Legion TD 2 Brings New Life to Old Mod

AutoAttack Games is bringing their wildly popular Legion TD Warcraft mod to Steam as a standalone release with Legion TD 2. The project just...

The Notes of Nathalie Will Kickstarter Feels Frigid

Survival games has somehow become my jam. There's just something satisfying about going against the elements from the safety of your desk. Unfortunately, the...

How Embers of Caerus and $46k in Kickstarter Cash Smoldered out...

Embers of Caerus was an ambitious project. A small, scrappy dev team coming together to build what they hoped would be the ultimate MMORPG....

Dwelvers Makes Evil Manageable for Aspiring Overlords

Being evil isn't all fun and games in the Steam Early Access build of Dwelvers, which recently went to Kickstarter. According to the real-time...

Developers of Cult Sim Sunshine Compound Mysteriously Disappear With $20,000

Sometimes, a Kickstarter game receives funding and then just slowly disappears. This is the risk backers gamble with anytime they choose to fund a...

Worlds of Magic Devs Try Sleight of Hand on Kickstarter Backers

Wastelands Interactive's Worlds of Magic, continues to disappoint backers with the latest announcement of a mobile release for a different game. While a Steam...

C-Wars Sends in the Mechs

When fighting against hordes of murderous mutants, knives and guns will only get you so far. In an attempt to level the playing field,...

Choose Your Own Horror Adventure with Kaidan

Wanna tell scary stories? Metanoia Games' new Kickstarter project, Kaidan could be right up your dark deserted alley. Described as “a community driven asymmetrical...
Lucy - The Eternity She Wished For

Third Time’s A Charm? Lucy Visual Novel Gets New Release Date,...

Originally slated for an October 2015 release, Lucy – The Eternity She Wished For, was held back by developer M-Vizlab so that the PC...

Genetics Based Survival Sim Niche Heading to Kickstarter

Sometimes, nature takes an orderly and structured path towards ensuring the survival of a species. The rest of the time, nature has to take...

Get Ready to Party, Ultimate Chicken Horse Gets Release Date

Clever Endeavour Games (possibly one of my favorite dev names so far) has announced the release of their Kickstarter funded party platformer, Ultimate Chicken Horse....