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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.

Ciel Fledge Raising Funds For Raising An Adopted Daughter

Studio Namaapa is a fledgling game developer from Indonesia. The team has been working on their current project, a raising sim called Ciel Fledge,...

Kickstarter Game of the Week: Du Lac & Fey: Dance of...

Salix Games is resurrecting Arthurian legends, knight Sir Lancelot Du Lac and sorceress Morgana Le Fey in their new narrative adventure. Du Lac &...

Fell Seal: Arbiter’s Mark Takes Idle Animations (and Backers) Seriously

When 6 Eyes Studio began developing their new tactical JRPG, they wanted to recreate some of their favorite classic games. To that end, Fell...

Split Your Party to Squash Foes in Hyakki Castle

Dungeon crawling is stressful work. A team of warriors assembles and explores an unmapped labyrinth where any dark corridor could be their last. So...

Kickstarter Game of the Week: Shakes & Fidget – The Adventure

Playa Games and King Art Games have teamed up to determine once and for all if gamers actually hate fun with their newest endeavor,...

Epic Rap Battles of Horror: Dead by Daylight -vs- Friday the...

The spooky season is finally upon us mandating that we dive in to all the horror genre has to offer. What better way to...

Kickstarter Game of the Week: Hell Let Loose

The mud squishes beneath the men's boots as they secure the farmhouse. Sarge delivers his orders in a calm, calculated voice as the team...

Kickstarter Game of the Week: My Time at Portia

My Time at Portia isn’t your typical post-apocalyptic world. For starters, swarms of the undead and wandering hordes of murder bandits aren’t out for...

Kickstarter Game of the Week: Cultist Simulator

Being an even moderately well-known game developer can be a double-edged sword in crowdfunding. On the one hand, it’s always reassuring to have someone...
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The Escapists 2: Breaking Out of Crowdfunding

Roughly one month out from the release of his popular prison break sim sequel, we reached out to Chris Davis of Mouldy Toof Studios...

Kickstarter Game of the Week: Celestian Tales: Realms Beyond

Sometimes even a good looking campaign can fly under the radar. Once you’ve seen a few hundred RPGs with turn-based combat, even something distinctive...

Kickstarter Game of the Week: Maelstrom

Strategic gameplay doesn’t have to mean slow. Most naval combat games take a turn-based, tactical approach to combat. Developer Gunpowder Games wanted to do...

Kickstarter Game of the Week: Lona: Realm of Colors

Art is an expression of humanity. It allows us to convey experiences and emotions that transcend traditional barriers. While games aren’t always recognized as...

Heartbeat Suffers Behind Ambiguous Campaign

As much as we may whine and complain about Kickstarter’s utter lack of quality control, there’s no denying that Indiegogo tends to be worse....

Kickstarter Game of the Week: The Iron Oath

Gamers who want a more animated turn-based tactical RPG may find just what they’re looking for with this week's pick. The Iron Oath from Curious...

Kickstarter Game of the Week: MISSING: The Complete Saga

Every 26 seconds a girl goes missing. This isn’t the premise of a new sci-fi thriller. Instead it’s a very real and very troubling...