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Josh Griffiths knows how to write a professional bio. He knows he should talk about how he writes about videogames and sports for a living. He also understands that he should mention that he's in charge of Cliqist's video team, and that he's got a nose for trouble. With a capital 'Q'!

Kicked! – Divinity: Original Sin

After an extended break, Kicked! is back on Cliqist, this time with Divinity: Original Sin. Watch as I find all new ways of angering...

[Update] Kewpie-Jazzy Evokes Too Much of Yooka-Laylee

It’s good to see 3D platformers suddenly taking off on Kickstarter. Alongside Griff: The Winged Lion, we now have Kewpie-Jazzy competing for your hard...

Explaining Griff – The Winged Lion’s Odd Kickstarter Exodus

Last week the prospect of a new crowdfunded 3D platformer filled me with joy. It was called Griff: The Winged Lion, but it wasn’t...

Vincent da Silva Discusses Stylish Adventure, Woven

Woven is a 3D platform/puzzle/adventure game that recently launched on Kickstarter. As a fan of mascot driven platformers, it drew my attention instantly with its...

Where in Japan Did Megatokyo Go With $300,000?

Megatokyo is an iconic web comic that has spawned several graphic novels and  plenty of merchandise. In 2013, co-creator Fred Gallager launched a Kickstarter...

[Update] 3D Platformer Griff the Winged Lion Jumps Against the Odds

In a bizarre move, Breakerbox Studios have canceled their Indiegogo campaign and moved it to Kickstarter. The move comes less than a day...

Neo-Victorian Skirmish Squad is Lost in the Ether

Neo-Victorian Skirmish Squad has an extensive past, one that's richer than its present and likely its future. Its Kickstarter campaign began September 5, 2013,...

The Adventure Pals Demo Offers An Important Kickstarter Reminder

The quality of crowdfunding demos on our YouTube channel is nothing if not inconsistent. Indivisible and Long Gone Days’s demos are practically finished products....

Astro Boy Goes Dark in Edge of Time

At first glance, it’s hard to tell that Astro Boy: Edge of Time is a card game. If you skip the video and go straight...

Tonald Drump RPG is to Satire the way Donald Trump is...

You ever noticed how everyone tries to get away with stuff by claiming its satire? These days, YouTubers are bashing people’s faces in with...

Ruin of the Reckless Hyper Light Drifter

Well, that didn’t take long, did it? Five months or so after the release of the Kickstarter Hyper Light Drifter, we get Ruin of...

The Hero Trap Kickstarter was Trapped by Incompetence

We last wrote about The Hero Trap over a year ago. If you’ve forgotten, it was described by developer Smashworx as “a frenetic rogue...

3D Platformer Lobodestroyo Is Jumping Behind the Scenes

Very rarely does the average gamer get to see development first-hand. Thanks to crowdfunding, more and more developers are pulling back the curtain. Double...
long gone days

War is Hell and the Sky is Blue in Long Gone...

War! HUH! What is it good for? Anti-war media, for a start. Such as Long Gone Days, by Camila Gormaz and Pablo Videla. It...
Planet Nomads

No Man’s Sky is so Yesterday, Let’s Get Hyped for Planet...

Have you heard about that exploration game? You know, the communist one about skies and such? Many people feel a bit let down by...

That Day We Left Shows We’re all Like Publishers

At this very moment in Syria, a family’s home is being bombed. A sniper is gunning down a child, or maybe a journalist is...