Historical Games Are Important, So Why Don’t We Crowdfund them More?

Games based on historic events have a surprisingly bad track record on Kickstarter. Or maybe it’s not that surprising, judging by a similar video...

Pinstripe Takes On Hell (and Kickstarter)

Pinstripe is billed as a a game about heaven and hell. It’s a 2D narrative exploration game with horror elements and a puppy. You play Teddy,...

Impact Winter Devs To Reward Backers Despite Kickstarter Failure

You wouldn’t know that survival-adventure RPG Impact Winter was an unsuccessful Kickstarter project. Despite falling short with their crowdfunding effort in late 2014, UK...
Hoyuk : Anatolia is an expansion for the popular board game Hoyuk that's crowdfunding on Kickstarter

Hoyuk Returns To The Table With Anatolia

Board gaming and crowdfunding games are probably very familiar with MAGE Company. Since they joined Kickstarter at the start of 2013 almost all of...
AdventureQuest 3D

AdventureQuest 3D Celebrates Crowdfunding Roots With Something Special

In 2016, Artix Entertainment went to Kickstarter to raise money for their cross-platform MMORPG, AdventureQuest 3D. The studio had always prided itself on remaining...

Railroad Tycoon Successor Rails and Riches Stuck In Kickstarter Station

If you were a PC gamer in the 90’s and early 2000’s you’ve undoubtedly come across the Railroad Tycoon series.  Started by Sid Meier...
Deep World

Deep World Takes Survival Games Black and White

When it comes to crowdfunding games, these days I get a bit more discerning with what I back. Pretty much gone are the days...

Seven Kingdoms: The Princess Problem Offers Limited Time Extended Demo

With the dumpster fire that was 2016 now behind us, Azalyne Studios is hoping to start the new year off right. In addition to...
The Deer God is a Kickstarter funded RPG platformer where the player takes on the form of a Deer.

Getting Started with The Deer God

The Deer God, as it currently stands in beta version 0.1, is a strangely compelling, mysterious game of survival. However, because of its secrecy...

An Age of Empires Kickstarter? No, It’s Feudal Wars

Age of Empires 2 was a great game, wasn’t it? I remember playing it for hours as a kid. It was perhaps my first...
Weekly Launchpad is our recap of the previous weeks Kickstarter video game projects.

What Kickstarter Video Game Campaigns Launched Oct 26th – Nov 1st

Every week we take a brief look at all of the Kickstarter campaigns that launched in the previous week.  This isn't to say that...

At The Cage Is Like Inside, But With Animals

Fans of bleak monochromatic 2D platformers can start lining up for their next fix. At the Cage from Mental Studio takes cues from the...

Broken Age Kickstarter 5 Years Later – Did Double Fine Deliver?

We’re wrapping out Double Fine Adventure week with a review of Broken Age, what else? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X9LB25fSadE&feature=youtu.be A quick reminder how reviews work here at Cliqist. Instead...

Hot Rod Hustle To The Starting Line

Do you remember Motor City Online? No? Don’t worry, most people don’t.  It was a unique MMO from EA released in 2001 that discarded the usual...
Hello, Neighbor!

Hello, Neighbor! Goodbye Sanity.

Welcome to the neighborhood, just another idyllic suburban town where everybody's happy and friendly. Or is it? You just moved into a supposedly quiet...

Fictorum Brings Dynamic Destruction To Wizardom

Mages in RPG's tend to be looked at as mere support roles. They are there to back up the beefy tanks and quick striking rogues. Even...