Existential Terror in Pathologic 2

In November of 1957, the Soviet spacecraft, Sputnik II was launched housing a single occupant. Laika was a stray dog found wandering the streets...

Divinity: Original Sin 2 Game Master Mode Crafts Player Curated Campaigns

The best way to please backers is to consistently deliver on your campaign promises. Larian Studios wanted to raise $500,000 with their Divinity: Original...

Cosmic Star Heroine Shows Yooka-Laylee How to Do Nostalgia Right

Yooka-Laylee is not a very good game. Its creators, Playtonic, wrapped it (and themselves) up so firmly in nostalgia that it ended up choking them....
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Suspended By Kickstarter : Investigating Every Suspended Kickstarter Video Game Campaign

Kickstarter reserves the right to cancel (or “suspend” as they diplomatically call it) any campaign that fails to follow their guidelines. However, Kickstarter is...

Winterflame: The Other Side, Fizzles & Dies With Kickstarter Funds

In 2015 Indonesian game studio, Artoncode ran a successful Kickstarter campaign for their new project. Winterflame: The Other Side was planned to be an exciting puzzle...

I, Hope: A Beautiful Game For a Beautiful Cause

Video games have the power to make you laugh. To make you cry. To make you think. To make you feel. For many individuals,...
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Discover the First-Born Galaxy in NYKRA

Imagine waking up in an unfamiliar world. New languages, people, and minds surround you. But lurking beneath it all is something dark and terrible,...

E3 2017 : What in the world is Megaton Rainfall?

What in the world is Megaton Rainfall? That’s a good question, particularly as there's been a noticeable lack of news on this title since...
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Explore Two Drastically Different Timelines in Guard Duty

Adventure games are my bread and butter, so to speak. And when one launches on Kickstarter I have to take a look. Guard Duty...

13 Lessons : The Kickstarter Story of Eon Break

Can you guess how many heroic stories are yet untold? I bet that you’ve heard about Nikola Tesla. He was an extraordinary person: scientist, inventor,...

Five Years After Kickstarter and SpaceVenture is Still Drifting in Space

Crowdfunding has its perks but it also has its drawbacks. One double edged sword is the transparency that updates provide. On the one hand,...
Moduwar

Moduwar Makes Playing God Fun and Unique

I'm a fan of real time strategy games. However, most titles in this genre are the same thing. You have a base, you grow...

The Story of the American Game Developer Charged with Spying on Iran

1979 Revolution: Black Friday might be one of the ambitious games ever made, certainly the riskiest. It’s a game about the 1979 Iranian Revolution,...

Strolling Through The History of Gaming Meat in Historical Beef

Have you ever been so intrigued by the premise of a game alone that you had to play it? That’s the situation I found...

Yooka-Laylee Set to Ruin the Nintendo Switch on December 14

Break out your holy texts and pour one out for the Nintendo Switch, everybody. Yooka-Laylee, the Kickstarter-funded 3D platformer that was supposed to revitalize...

Jettomero: Hero of the Universe Review

It doesn't feel right to review Jettomero: Hero of the Universe like a product, because it doesn't feel like a product to begin with....