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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'!

The Crazy Side of Crowdfunded Sports Games

If you’re a regular Kickstarter user, you might have forgotten that sports video games are a thing. You know, those athletic events that usually...

Yooka-Laylee’s Nostalgia Driven Cash Party

3D mascot platformers, retroactively re-named “collect-a-thons” as of late, are a lot like Invader Zim. All the kids were doing it, the internet was...
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The Wild Eight’s Pre-Alpha Is Lost in the Dark

Developer 8 Points released a pre-alpha demo for The Wild Eight recently, which means I decided to fire it up and give it a...

Second InSomnia Kickstarter a Test of Backer Devotion

InSomnia is a “brutal dieselpunk” RPG heavily inspired by the original Fallout games and Wasteland 2. It takes cues from other RPG’s and more...

Kickstarter for SimAnt Inspired Empires of the Undergrowth is Nearly Perfect

Slug Disco Studios has been anything but antsy in their wait to bring Empires of the Undergrowth back to Kickstarter. Their first campaign launched...

Dystopian Life Sim Beholder Shows Promise Amidst Flawed Kickstarter

What were to happen if you mixed Papers, Please, This War of Mine and Fallout Shelter? You’d probably get a random pile of broken...

The Fall of The Black Hound and The Rise of Seymour...

We’ve talked about Seymour Butts, once called The Black Hound, before. We’ve tried to figure out the rationale behind this meltdown, if it wasn’t...

False Mighty No. 9 Delay Leads to Orgy of Smugness

Anyone who woke up this morning and checked Twitter might have been in for a surprise. Or they might not have been. Mighty No....

Mark Hann of Dark Day Interactive Infamy is at it Again...

The Dolls Kickstarter campaign has been canceled by Hush Interactive. There was only a single,  backer only update on the Kickstarter explaining why...

The 4 Year Death Spiral of Conquest and the Disappearance of...

Home is behind you, while the world is ahead. The past, with the benefit of hindsight, is never as glorious as we thought. Tomorrow,...
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Hands-On With Tactical RPG City of the Shroud

In our first let’s play in about a month, we take a look at City of the Shroud. Now fully funded on Kickstarter, we’ve...

The Darkest Day: The Mysterious Drama of Dark Day Interactive [Updated]

“Be careful with the other lot. They owe a lot of people lots of money. Numerous Kickstarter’s, failing to deliver to backers, failing to...
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Crowdfunding Analysis Time – Clang

Some Kickstarter campaigns are so infuriating you feel like you have no choice but to scream at the top of your lungs every complaint...
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David Hayter’s Kickstarter Saga

Over the last week, I’ve written David Hayter’s name more times than Hayter himself probably has in his entire life. Whether it be writing...
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Dreadlocks Puts It All On the Line With Ghost Theory Kickstarter

Ghost Theory first spooked Kickstarter back in January, but for whatever reason the ghostly campaign failed. Now, after going back to the scary drawing...

Fear Effect Sedna Has Big Changes from 90’s Counterparts

Do you remember Fear Effect? It was that old PS1 game that had the Resident Evil style camera angle. Yeah, that one with that's...